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Scholarships offered by the Romanian State to foreign citizens through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Number of scholarships: 85 scholarships for under- and post-graduate studies in Romania for the academic year 2019-2020, by means of selection of the application files by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of National Education of Romania, in keeping with Romanian current legislation.

The candidates' files must be submitted to the Romanian Embassy no later than February 26, 2019.

Who can qualify: citizens of non EU countries (irrespective of their country of residence). Mention should be made that foreign citizens of Romanian origin and those belonging to the neighbouring historic Romanian communities benefit from other scholarship programmes offered by the Romanian state.

 The scholarships are granted for three levels of study:

a) for the first cycle (undergraduate): This scheme is dedicated to graduates of high schools or of equivalent pre-university systems, as well as to candidates who require the equivalent of partial studies and the continuation of their studies in Romania. The complete cycle of university studies lasts for 3 to 6 years, according to the specific requirements of the chosen faculty, and ends with a final examination (licenta);

b) for the 2nd cycle (master): This scheme is dedicated to graduates of university/post graduate studies; it lasts for 1,  1.5 to 2 years and ends with a dissertation;

c) for the 3rd cycle (doctorate): This scheme is dedicated to the graduates of postgraduate studies (i.e. master); it lasts for 3-4 years, in keeping with the specific requirements of the chosen faculty, and ends with a doctor’s thesis. Admission to a PhD course is conditioned by an entrance examination.

Study fields:  architecture, visual arts, Romanian culture and civilization, journalism, political and administrative sciences, education studies, social and human studies, technical studies, oil and gas, agricultural studies, veterinary medicine. Scholarships are NOT awarded in the fields of medicine and pharmacy.

Language of Study: The beneficiaries of the scholarships will study only in the Romanian language. The candidates who do not know Romanian are offered one supplementary preparatory year to study the language.

For further information click http://www.mae.ro/en/node/10251  

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