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Sri Lankan Government announces 100 scholarships for foreign students
August 23, 2017 - 17:26
The Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka has introduced 100 scholarships for foreign students in national universities in Sri Lanka since the year 2011. Applications are invited from eligible foreign students to study at undergraduate or postgraduate levels in Sri Lankan Universities for courses of study that will begin in October 2012.
The scheme is open for citizens of any SAARC country as well as from selected nations across the globe (in total 48 countries). From the Nordic countries, Swedish and Norwegian students are eligible to apply. Two scholarships are specifically allocated for Sweden in the undergraduate and post graduate level (one each).
Please note that scholarships are open for all courses of studies other than Medical & Dental Sciences. Furthermore, seats for Engineering Sciences are limited. Applications together with all required documents should be submitted before 30th of June, 2012, through the Sri Lankan Embassy in the country of application.
Full information on the Sri Lankan Ministry of Higher Education web site.