Scholarship under programme DoRa Pluss action 2.1
The scholarship scheme is meant for the Master's students who:
- are non-residents of the Republic of Estonia;
- have not exceeded a total period of one year stay in Estonia during the last three years;
- started their studies in the Master's programme at TalTech after 1 July 2018;
- study full load and reside in Estonia during the period of scholarship acquisition.
In order to qualify for the stipend in the second year of studies, a Master’s student must, during the first year, have successfully completed his/her coursework in programme subjects worth at least 45 ECTS. Decision will be made based on results of the last academic year. Separate application on the second year is not required.
The monthly amount of the scholarship is 350 euros and it is paid during the period of September 1st to June 30th.
For academic year 2018/2019 there are scholarships available for students enrolled in the following Master's programmes:
- Environmental Engineering and Management
- Computer Systems and Engineering
- Communicative Electronics
- Cyber Security
- E-Governance Technologies and Services
- Materials and Processes for Sustainable Energetics
- Technology of Woods, Plastics and Textiles
- Applied Physics
- Health Care Technology
- Design and Technology Futures
- Industrial Engineering and Management
- Technology Governance and Digital Transformation
- International Business Administration
- International Relations and European-Asian Studies
Only the applicants, who have applied to Master’s studies at TalTech for Autumn 2018, passed the Faculty’s evaluation and received an offer for the study place at TalTech are eligible to apply for the DoRa Pluss scholarship. All those applicants will be informed separately via e-mail about how to apply for the scholarship by 10th of May, 2018.
Scholarship recipients will sign the Letter of understanding. The studies in Estonia must start in the academic year for which the stipend has been granted. During the period for which the stipend is granted, supported Master’s students must remain in Estonia, except for short visits to conferences or to their home countries. Should a supported Master’s student leave Estonia for a period exceeding one month, stipend payments for that period must be withheld.
*During the period of the DoRa stipend, the activity of the visiting student in Estonia may not be financed in the framework of the projects or programmes of other EU structural funds.
Contact person: riina dot vilgats at taltech dot ee