The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society’s sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.
Scholarships are available for a selection of:
- short courses (duration 2 weeks to 12 months);
- master’s programmes (duration 12 to 24 months).
All courses that are eligible for an Orange Knowledge Programme scholarship are listed in our database of study programmes.
- Host: Netherland
- Study Abroad: Study in Europe
- Category: Undergraduate Scholarships | Postgraduate Scholarships | Masters Scholarships | Training
- Eligible Countries: Over 50 Countries (Including Nigeria)
- Reward: Full Scholarship
- Deadline: June 29, 2021
All-Academic Fields and Courses are Available for the MS Degree Programs & Short Courses Scholarships for International Students having more than 1,000 Programs & All Universities of Holland.
- Agriculture And Environment
- Economics, Commerce, Management, And Accounting
- General Programmes
- Health Care, Social Services And Care Services
- Hotel, Catering, Tourism, Leisure, Transport And Logistics
- Humanities, Social Sciences, Communication And Arts
- Law, Public Administration, Public Order, And Safety
- Mathematics, Natural Sciences, And Computer Science
- Teacher Training
This is a General Eligibility Criteria for the OKP Scholarship 2020
- The Scholarship Holder Should have Some work experience.
- It should be from one of the following countries as given above.
- The scholarship applicant holds a valid identity document.
- The scholarship applicant has been admitted to the course or program for which he/she wishes an OKP scholarship. For Detailed Eligibility Criteria: Check INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS.
Scholarship Duration and Reward
The OKP Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students for MS Degree Programs as well as for Short Courses. The Scholarship will cover the cost of living in Netherland such as:
- Full Tuition Fees
- Visa Cost
- Travel Cost
- Note: You have to cover any difference between the OKP scholarship amount and the actual costs yourself. OKP is initiated and Fully Funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Study Abroad Free in Holland.
List of Eligible Countries
The Students/Nationals from the following Countries are eligible for the OKP Master Degree Program Scholarship & Short Courses such as:
Afghanistan ▪ Albania ▪ Armenia ▪ Bangladesh ▪ Benin ▪ Bhutan ▪ Bolivia ▪ Burkina Faso ▪ Burundi ▪ Cambodia ▪ Colombia ▪ Congo (DRC) ▪ Cuba ▪ Egypt ▪ Ethiopia ▪ Georgia ▪ Ghana ▪ Guatemala ▪ Guinea ▪ Indonesia ▪ Jordan ▪ Kenya ▪ Lebanon ▪ Liberia ▪ Mali ▪ Mozambique ▪ Myanmar ▪ Nepal ▪ Nicaragua ▪ Niger ▪ Nigeria ▪ North Macedonia ▪ Pakistan ▪ Palestinian Territories ▪ Peru ▪ Philippines ▪ Rwanda ▪ Senegal ▪ Sierra Leone ▪ Somalia ▪ South Africa ▪ South Sudan ▪ Sri Lanka ▪ Sudan ▪ Suriname ▪ Tanzania ▪ Thailand ▪ Tunisia ▪ Uganda ▪ Vietnam ▪ Yemen ▪ Zambia ▪ Zimbabwe.
We emphasize that these scholarships are also open for applicants from francophone countries.
Method of Application
There are 3 Application Rounds for the Netherlands Government Scholarship For International Students. So, There are 3 Deadlines Such as:
- 3 February 2021 to 24 March 2021 (all Short course and Masters Programs)
- 12 May 2021 to 29 June 2021 (all short course and masters Programs with a 12-Month Duration)
- 1 September 2021 to 12 October 2021 (short course only).
- You need to first select a course and then contact the educational institution of your course and ask how to apply for the scholarship.
You can find a list of courses and institutions that are linked to the Orange Knowledge Program in Studyfinder, using the filter ‘OKP qualified – Yes’. More Information You can find under a Link given below: