Delft University of Technology Holland Scholarship – MSc Architecture, Urbanism and Building Sciences

Awarded By: Delft University of Technology in Netherlands
Updated on Mar 13, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Mar 13, 2024
Amount: EURO 5000

Scholarship Overview

The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science and Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences. Part of the scholarships are meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who wish to study in Holland. The EEA consists of the EU countries and Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Norway.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • MSc Architecture, Urbanism and Building Sciences
  • This Scholarship is applicable for all MSc Programs offered by University


Scholarship amount details

  • € 5000 in the first academic year for Non-EEA students, as a contribution to living expenses for a TU Delft MSc program based on the statutory fee or institutional rate, according to the registered nationality
  • Please note that this is not a full-tuition scholarship
  • A candidate can be awarded multiple Holland Scholarships, based on merit, to a maximum of 3 (€15.000)
  • Conversion rate used: 1 Euro = Rs. 91.0 (last updated 7th December 2023)
  • Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Malaysia, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Japan, Thailand, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Mauritius, Ukraine, South Africa, Slovenia, Philippines, Bangladesh, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • LOR: Two reference letters in English. These letters must be: From either a previous professor or assistant professor, If an applicant has work experience, one of the letters can be from the employer written on the official letterhead /have the official stamp of the university or company signed by the referee and must include applicants complete name. These letters must be: From either a previous professor or assistant professor.
  • From either a previous professor or assistant professor, If an applicant has work experience, one of the letters can be from the employer.
  • Written on the official letterhead /have the official stamp of the university or company.
  • Signed by the referee and must include applicants complete name.
  • Motivation Letter: A clear and relevant essay in English (1,000 – 1,500 words) addressing the following:Your motivation for choosing this MSc program.

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
LOR Required
Essay Required
CV Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Date Additional Details
Application final end date February 01, 2021
To be considered for these scholarships, Applicant’s complete application for an MSc program must be uploaded before 1 February 2020. Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time)
Contact email
FAQ Link

Additional Information:

  • No extra application form is needed to apply for the scholarship.
  • Only students who have been granted a scholarship will be informed by TU Delft via email between the end of March 2021 and May 2021


Scholarship Eligibility

  • A bachelor’s degree with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 75% of the scale maximum.
  • Excellent applicants from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who have been (conditionally) admitted to one of the 2-year Regular TU Delft’s MSc programs with a bachelor’s degree from an internationally renowned university outside The Netherlands.
  • Portfolio required. The digital portfolio should include samples of work from the previous educational program.
  • Working experience may be added to the portfolio.
  • A portfolio should reflect the scope and variety of previous training and experience with specific emphasis on applicants knowledge and skills in the degree track for which they are applying.
  • The applicant should submit work that represents personal interests as well as one’s design and technological abilities.
  • Must satisfy the English language proficiency requirement with one of the following tests:.
  • TOEFL with a minimum score of 21 for each section.
  • IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 for each section.

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12th Required
UG Required
TOEFL Required (minimum score 90)
IELTS Required(minimum score 6.5)

iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
12th degree is required for applicants to be eligible for this scholarship.
What is the procedure for applying?
Not Mentioned

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Not Mentioned What is the duration of the Scholarship?
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