This Masters Course has been successfully implemented over the last ten years with funding from the Erasmus Mundus Programme. Throughout this period, the course has demonstrated high quality. We are therefore pleased to announce that “Erasmus+ scholarships” will be available for the 2015 intake.
Check the Admission link to find out more about Admission Requirements, such as Academic level and background and English language prerequisites.
Visit the Fees and Funding page to find more information concerning the funding possibilities and financial details related to the course.
Via the Registration page you will find detailed instructions on how to apply online for the GEM course 2015-2017.
If you wish to apply for an Erasmus+ scholarship, please note the following:
- If you apply online before 1 December 2014, your application will automatically be considered for an Erasmus+ scholarship.
- Candidates who have applied for an Erasmus+ fellowship will be provisionally notified of the outcome by early March 2015. Following approval by the EU, the final outcome will be confirmed by mid-May 2015.
- Note that you can only submit a maximum of 3 EMMC applications
Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP)
Participants who receive NFP funding are required to spend either the first or second year at the University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) in the Netherlands.
Other Scholarship Programmes
Candidates who wish to apply for alternative scholarships (for example, Netherlands Fellowship Programme, Erasmus Mundus Action 2, World Bank, etc.) may have to observe early deadlines and an early application is recommended.
Self-funded candidates starting at Lund University in Sweden can submit their applications until 1 June 2015.
Self-funded candidates starting at the University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation, the Netherlands can submit their applications until 1 July 2015.