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Axel Adler Scholarship

Axel Adler Scholarship is awarded for programme studies at the University of Gothenburg where the language of instruction is English. The scholarship covers the tuition fee and is awarded students at undergraduate and graduate level. Axel Adler Scholarship is primarily awarded based on the applicant's study qualifications and is funded by Adlerbertska Scholarship Foundation and Adlerbertska Grant Foundation and the Swedish Council for Higher Education (UHR).

Requirements

To be eligible for Axel Adler Scholarship 2022:

  • You are required to pay full tuition fee to the University of Gothenburg.
  • You have applied to a full-time Master- or a Bachelor programme at the University of Gothenburg.
  • You have submitted your admission application by 17 January 2022 through universityadmissions.se.
  • You have paid the admission application fee and documented your eligibility for studies by 1 February 2022 through universityadmissions.se.
  • You have chosen a programme at the University of Gothenburg as your first priority in the international admission round at universityadmission.se
  • You will not receive a tuition-fee scholarship from the Swedish Institute, the Richard C. Malmsten Memorial Foundation Scholarship, or the Volvo Group Scholarship.

Announcement scholarship results 2021

The candidates selected for the Axel Adler Scholarship 2021 has now been notified. There are no further scholarships offered in 2021.

More information regarding the application and selection process for the Axel Adler Scholarship 2022 will be published on this website during the autumn 2021.

Frequently asked questions

Here you find the most common questions for the Axel Adler scholarship. For more questions about Axel Adler Scholarship, please contact scholarships@gu.se.

There is no specified format for the CV when applying for Axel Adler scholarship. These are used in the assessment, how well the scholar is suited for the forthcoming studies.

There is no specified format for the Letter of Motivation when applying for Axel Adler scholarship. These are used in the assessment, how well the scholar is suited for the forthcoming studies. Here you have the possibility to highlight merits in your CV or merits which isn’t stated in your CV.

Scholarships cover the tuition fee of the study programme you are admitted to. It is a tuition fee waiver only; no additional financial support for living expenses or travel grants is provided.

The foundations will make the payment to the University of Gothenburg for your tuition-fee. The scholar does not need to act in this matter.

Late applications will not be considered.

Please note that it is not possible to combine the Axel Adler Scholarship with any another scholarship covering the tuition fee.

If you are offered other scholarships, such as from the Swedish Institute, the Richard C. Malmsten Memorial Foundation Scholarship, Volvo Group or a scholarship from your home country, and you decide to accept that scholarship, your application for the Axel Adler Scholarship will be disregarded.

Yes, you can apply for the SI Scholarships. The Swedish Institute (SI), a government agency, administers over 500 scholarships each year for students and researchers coming to Sweden. SI Scholarships at the Swedish Institute website

Are you a citizen of the People’s Republic of China or the Republic of India and are required to pay a tuition fee for education in Sweden? Then you have the opportunity to apply for the Volvo Group scholarships.

If you have been admitted to a master programme at the School of Business, Economics and Law and are required to pay a tuition fee for education in Sweden, you can apply to the Richard C. Malmsten Memorial Foundation Scholarship.

To keep your scholarship, you must complete at least 75% of the semester’s credits. There are regular follow ups conducted.  If you are having problems passing courses, please contact your Department and notify us at: scholarships@gu.se.

The same deferment rules for admissions are applied for Axel Adler scholarship.

Rules for deferment of your studies.

If your fee status changes during your studies, you must notify us at: scholarships@gu.se.

 

When your study break is approved by your Department, contact us and we will make sure that the scholarship is transferred to the upcoming semesters when you return from your study break.

Please read about disciplinary matters at the University of Gothenburg.

If you are suspended from your studies, we reserve the right to withdraw your scholarship.