The University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarships

Gothenburg University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 Jan/mid-Feb 2024 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2024

Brief description: 

The Axel Adler Scholarship is the University of Gothenburg’s main scholarship programme for fee paying students pursuing eligible Master’s programmes at the University.

Host Institution(s):

University of Gothenburg in Sweden

Field(s) of study:

Any full-time, Masters  programmes offered at the University including the Bachelor’s programme (only Software Engineering, International Relations and Business and Economics)

Number of Scholarships:

There is one scholarship awarded for each programme and 4 for Master’s programmes within the Fine, Applied and Performing Arts and programmes in Music and Performance

There are also 2 Axel Adler scholarship for Sustainability 2024  for students studying a sustainability focused study programme.

Target group:

Citizens from outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Scholarships cover the tuition fee of the programme you are admitted to. It is a tuition fee waiver only; no additional financial support for living expenses or travel grants are provided.


You are eligible to apply for the scholarship if you meet the criteria listed below:

  • • You are required to pay tuition in Sweden.
  • • You need to apply for an international campus-based programme at the University of Gothenburg, as your first priority.
  • • You have applied and been admitted to a full-time Master programme or Bachelor programme (for Bachelor Programme only Software Engineering, International Relations and Business and Economics) at the University of Gothenburg.
  • • You can only be eligible for the scholarship for the programme that is your first priority at the University of Gothenburg on 15 January 2024 in the international admission round at
  • •  You have submitted your application for studies by 15 January 2024 and paid the application fee and documented your eligibility for studies by 1 February 2024 through

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

To be considered for the scholarships, you must have applied for a Master’s Programme via by 15 January 2024. Only applicants with a University of Gothenburg programme as their first choice are eligible to apply for a scholarship.

Eligible students will receive an email with application instructions around 8 February 2024.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official Scholarship Website:

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