Holland scholarship-Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences (Master of Interior Architecture & Retail Design)

Awarded By: Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences in Netherlands
Updated on Mar 13, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Mar 13, 2024
Amount: EURO 5,000

Scholarship Overview

Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences offers the Holland scholarship. This one time scholarship offered by the International Students Office of Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences 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. Holland scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree. The award is applicable for the courses like Master of Interior Architecture & Retail Design. If we consider the amount of the 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 must submit the following documentation to be considered for the scholarship: CV.

Applicable course, university, and country

The following programmes of Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences are eligible for the Holland Scholarship:

  • Master of Interior Architecture & Retail Design
  • Willem de Kooning Academy – Bachelor programmes:
    • Graphic Design
    • Lifestyle Transformation Design
    • Advertising
    • Animation
    • Illustration
    • Audiovisual Design
    • Fashion Design
    • Product Design
    • Spatial Design
    • Photography
    • Fine Art
  • Piet Zwart Institute – Master programmes:
    • Fine Art
    • Interior Architecture: Research and Design
    • Media Design: Lens-Based
    • Media Design: Experimental Publishing


Scholarship amount details

The scholarship amounts to € 5000. The applicant will receive this in the first year of their studies.

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, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Japan, Thailand, Fiji, China, South Korea, Mauritius, South Africa, Philippines, Bangladesh, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Algeria, American Samoa, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, 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, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macao, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, 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, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, 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, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Documents Required:
    • Certified copy of Bachelor diploma (with a certified English translation if the diploma is not in Dutch, English, German, Spanish, or French)
    • Certified copy of transcripts
    • Resume
    • Copy of passport
    • Proof of ELP scores
    • Motivation statement
    • A portfolio containing at least 20 different samples of your work The portfolio should be of prior creative work, documented in high-quality photos if necessary Despite the digital age in which we live, the ability to draw is essential for all courses at Willem de Kooning Academy In addition to photographs, slides, and if applicable, 3D work, your portfolio has to include some drawings and/or sketches
  • Application Process:
    • Applicants can send their documents directly to wdkaadmission@hrnl
    • Applicants can apply for their scholarship until the 1 April 2022 (the admission deadline for the programme is 1st March 2022)

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: Not Available
Contact email: wdkaadmission@hrnl
Contact number: Not Available


Scholarship Eligibility

Applicants must:

    • Have a Bachelor in architecture, interior design/architecture, spatial design, fine art, product design, media, and graphic design
    • Talented individuals from other disciplinary fields are welcomed to apply
    • Have a nationality of non-EEA
    • Be applying for one of the above-mentioned programmes at Willem de Kooning Academy – Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences
    • Candidates from abroad may be asked questions via email

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam Requirement
TOEFL Required (minimum score 80)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6)
12 Required
UG Required


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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, SOP, Financial Statement

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time