Katholieke Universiteit (K.U.Leuven) Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Belgium
Katholieke Universiteit (K.U.Leuven) Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Belgium

PhD / Doctoral Scholarships

Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students

2017 / 2018 Scholarships in Flanders, Belgium

Katholieke Universiteit (K.U. Leuven) Scholarships 2017

Katholieke Universiteit (K.U.Leuven) is offering scholarships for students that are belong to Least Developed Countries, Low Income Countries or Low Middle Income Countries. KU Leuven offers scholarships every academic year to exceptional students from developing countries to course their PhD in the largest university of Flanders, Belgium.

Field of Study / Subjects

Programs for Doctoral programs in the Schools of:

  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Technology
  • Biomedical Sciences

Other latest Scholarships in Belgium are also offered for different degrees and subjects all over the Belgium.

Duration of Scholarship

The K.U.Leuven PhD scholarships offer for 3 years programs

Scholarship Description / Details

The K.U.Leuven PhD scholarships include:

  • Cover tuition fees
  • Monthly Allowance
  • Installation Allowance
  • Health Insurance
  • Accident Insurance
  • Return flight tickets

Eligible Countries

  • Afghanistan, Angola, Armenia
  • Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bolivia
  • Cambodia, Central African Rep., Chad, Comoros, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Djibouti
  • Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Egypt, El Salvador
  • Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana
  • Haiti, Honduras
  • India, Indonesia
  • Kiribati, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia
  • Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco
  • Nepal, Niger, Nicaragua, Nigeria
  • Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Philippines
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Samoa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic
  •  Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Tajikistan, Tokelau
  • Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu, Vietnam
  • West Bank and Gaza Strip
  • Yemen
  • Zambia, Zimbabwe

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for K.U.Leuven PhD scholarships:

  • Must be a citizen of one of the countries e.g. Least Developed Countries, Low Income Countries or Low Middle Income Countries
  • Have no a citizenship from an EU country or a long-term EU residence permit
  • Must have master’s degree (no more than ten years)
  • Must hold an academic qualification at least equivalent to a high education
  • Master research project must have excellent academic quality, with a special focus on the development relevance of the proposal

How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required

Contact us:

  • International Admissions and Mobility Unit
  • KU Leuven
  • Atrecht College
  • Naamsestraat 63 – bus 5410
  • 3000, Leuven
  • Belgium

Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 13th November (annual)

Official Website: Visit the official site of K.U.Leuven