Grants & Scholarships

Erasmus+ Grants

(For non–Erasmus Mundus scholarship holders only; does not cover tuition or insurance)

Students who do not receive an Erasmus Mundus scholarship and study at the universities in Ghent, Leipzig, Roskilde, Vienna, or Wrocław can apply for an Erasmus+ grant for up to one year amounting to approx. €300 per month.

This grant can only be provided for the second year in the programme. The application for the grant should be addressed to the first year university.

The respective first year local coordinator will provide further information.

For information, pleasesee: information applies only for students studying in Leipzig for their first year.)

Erasmus Mundus Grants

Under the Erasmus+ Key Action 1 Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees, the European Union Commission offers scholarships to selected, highly qualified applicants for the EMGS programme. These scholarships cover all tuition fees and include a single travel allowance between €1,000 and €3,000 (depending on the country of origin) as well as a living allowance of €1,000 per month and basic medical coverage.

For the incoming cohorts of 2020 2022 more than 20 Erasmus Mundus scholarships have been provided by the EU to students of the Master in Global Studies.

For the intakes 2023 and all subsequent ones the Global Studies programme needs to apply for further Erasmus Mundus scholarships. The EU may take a decision on the application in summer 2023 only.