Thursday, December 28, 2017

IMBRSea Master Scholarship in Marine Biological Resources, 2018

Deadline: 30/03/2018 Degree: Masters Scholarship Description: The International Master in Marine Biological Resources (IMBRSea), is a... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 30/03/2018

Degree: Masters

Scholarship Description: The International Master in Marine Biological Resources (IMBRSea), is a joint Master programme organized by nine leading European universities in the field of marine sciences: Ghent University (BE), University of Pierre and Marie Curie (FR), University of the Algarve (PT), University of Oviedo (ES), Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (IE), University of the Basque Country (ES), Polytechnic University of Marche (IT), University of Bergen (NO) and Université de Bretagne Occidentale (FR), supported by fourteen Marine Research Institutes belonging to the European Marine Biological Resource Centre (EMBRC).


A. A Bachelor, Honours or Master degree in biology, ecology, environmental sciences, oceanography, marine sciences, geography, geology, or other equivalent degrees with a minimum of 180 ETCS at the latest by 1st September of 2018 and for non-European students preferably before 1st March 2018.

B. Knowledge of the English language is considered as a basic requirement. All students must provide evidence of their proficiency in English through one of the following documents:
  • A recent TOEFL Certificate: minimum score: 570 points (paper) or 87 points (internet)
  • A recent IELTS Certificate: minimum score: 6.5
  • A recent Certificate of a University Language Centre testifying that the student masters the necessary knowledge of English to function academically (specify CEF-level / minimum CEF-level B2)
  • A recent Cambridge English certificate: Cambridge English First (FCE) – grade A or B
  • A certificate proving that you have followed at least 1 year of higher education in English

Benefits: Study fees for IMBRSea are set at € 4500 for EU students and € 9000 for non-EU students. Fee-waivers have been installed for self-funding students. With a fee-waiver EU students pay € 3500 per year; non-EU students pay € 4500 per year. More information about study costs is available  Erasmus Mundus Scholarships are available for the academic year 2018.

Step 1: Preparing for IMBRSea
Step 2: make an IMBRSea personal account in the IMBRSea application tool
Step 3: enter all required data in the IMBRSea application tool
  • personal data
  • study overview
  • language skills
  • motivation

Step 4: submit the IMBRSea application to the IMBRSea coordination office before March, 30th 2018 (4 pm CET). Exceptionally EU-students can apply until June, 1st 2018, however it is not possible to apply for an Erasmus Scholarship after March, 30th 2018.

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