Delft University of Technology Holland Scholarship – MSc Strategic Product Design

Awarded By: Delft University of Technology in Netherlands
Updated on Mar 14, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Mar 14, 2024
Amount: EURO 5,000

Scholarship Overview

Delft University of Technology offers the Delft University of Technology Holland Scholarship. This one time scholarship offered by the International Students Office of Delft University of Technology awards scholarships to degree-seeking students who have specified financial needs. Note that a large portion of the scholarship funds come from International student tuition. Delft University of Technology Holland Scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree. The award is applicable for the courses like MSc Strategic Product Design. If we consider the amount of the Delft University of Technology Holland Scholarship, then it varies each semester. The applicants should review the scholarship application in order to fully understand the availability and amount for that particular semester. To qualify for the award, candidates must have completed the Bachelor degree and passed the 12th grade. Foreign students wishing to apply for this scholarship must take English proficiency exams such as TOEFL and IELTS. Students will require the following documentation to apply for the scholarship: LOR, Essays and CV.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Master of Science Strategic Product Design Scholarship
  • Applicable for all Master of Science Programs offered by the University


Scholarship amount details

€ 5.000 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.. 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 ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
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, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, 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, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, 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

  • Letter of Recommendation (LOR):
    • Two reference letters in English
    • Must be from either a previous professor or assistant professor
    • If the applicant has work experience, one of the letters can be from the employer
    • Written on the official letterhead or have the official stamp of the university or company
    • Signed by the referee and must include the applicant’s complete name
  • Motivation Letter:
    • A clear and relevant essay in English (1,000 – 1,500 words)
    • Motivation for choosing the MSc program
    • Interest in TU Delft and expectations from the university
    • If the MSc program has specializations, the one that interests the applicant most and why
    • Description of a hypothetical thesis project and preferences (limit to three possible topics)
    • Summary (max 250 words) of the applicant’s thesis work or final assignment/project, including information about the workload
  • CV (Curriculum Vitae):
    • An extensive curriculum vitae (resume) written in English
    • An original or certified copy of the official academic transcript
    • Proof of identity (Photocopy of the passport showing name, date of birth, place of birth, and passport expiration date)
  • Scholarship Application Information:
    • No extra application form is needed to apply for the scholarship
    • Only students meeting the deadline (before 1 February 2021) and (conditionally) admitted to one of the MSc programs or TU Delft could be considered for these scholarships
    • 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 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 Document Indicates if Required
LOR Required
Essay Required
CV Required
Transcripts Required
Passport Required
Work Experience Required
SOP Required
Financial Statement Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date/Link
Scholarship application open Not Available
Scholarship Deadline Not Available
Scholarship Decision date Not Available
Interview Date Not Available
FAQ Link: https://wwwtudelftnl/en/education/admission-and-application/msc-international-diploma/faq/
Contact email: internationaloffice@tudelftnl
Contact number: Not Available

Additional Information:
No extra application form is needed to apply for the scholarship. Only students meeting the deadline who have been (conditionally) admitted to one of the MSc programs or TU Delft could be considered for these scholarships. 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

  • MSc programme applicants should have a (minimum) 4-year relevant Bachelor’s degree from a mainstream university (state/federal or deemed institution) passed with First Class Distinction or First Class
  • A BSc Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 75% is required
  • The applicant must possess design skills, research skills, communication skills, strategic and critical thinking skills, and a thorough understanding of the overall product development process
  • A portfolio is required:
    • The portfolio should consist of at least 2 and at most 10 projects
    • At least one project should show the product design process, from the beginning through intermediate sketches to a final concept (a presentation drawing or rendering of the final product)
    • Quality is more important than quantity
    • The portfolio should show a variety of skills, development, and experience, reflecting your personal interests
    • It should emphasize your appropriateness for the MSc Strategic Product Design
  • 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 60 for each section

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam Requirement
TOEFL Required (Minimum Score: 90)
IELTS Required (Minimum Score: 65)
12 Required
UG Required (Minimum Score: 75%)


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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?
To qualify for the award, candidates must have completed the 12th grade.

What is the procedure for applying?
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.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
LOR, Essay, CV, Transcripts, Passport, Work Experience

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time