General eligibility

1. Nationals of Iran, Iraq or Yemen are eligible to apply for the scholarship within the Erasmus Mundus SALAM 2 project.

Studies and research scholarships are available at all levels of study and academic career, at one of the European Partner Universities of the SALAM 2 Project.

2. PhD students, post-docs and staff members from European Partner Universities can apply for scholarships at one of Partner Universities in Iran and Iraq.

Amounts and expenses covered by the scholarship

  • Subsistence costs to cover living expenses, in the amount of:
    • Undergraduates                             1000 EUR / month
    • Masters                                         1000 EUR / month
    • Doctorates                                    1500 EUR / month
    • Post-doctorates                             1800 EUR / month
    • Academic and administrative staff      2500 EUR / month
  • One return flight ticket from the place of origin/residence to the selected European University
  • Insurance
  • Tuition fee

 

Time framework for the scholarship

SALAM 2 (2nd call for applications)

Scholarships for students (BA/MA/PostDoc) should begin in the academic year 2015/2016 (not later than 31st December 2015) and have to be finished until 14th July 2017 at the latest.

 

SALAM 2 (1st call for applications)

Scholarships for students (BA/MA/PhD/PostDoc) should begin in the academic year 2014/2015 (not later than 31st December 2014) and have to be finished until 14th July 2017 at the latest.

Full degree PhD candidates (up to 36 months mobilities) have to begin their studies & research within the SALAM 2 Project not later than 15th July 2014.

Staff mobility is possible throughout the whole period of the eligibility of the SALAM Project and has to be finished on 14th July 2017 at the latest.

Duration of the scholarship, depending on the level

1. Nationals of Iran, Iraq and Yemen:

Undergraduates                              10 months
Masters                                          10 months or 22 months*
Doctorates                                     10 months or up to 36 months*
Post-doctorates                               6 months
Academic and administrative staff       1 month

* Scholarships of 22 or 36 months are reserved for degree leading studies. In some cases Master degree leading studies can last less than 22 months - depending on the offer of the EU Partner University. Degree leading Doctorate studies can last longer than 36 months, but the scholarship is provided for the maximum of up to 36 months.

2. Students and Staff from EU Partner Universities:

Doctorates                                     up to 9 months
Post-doctorates                               6 months
Academic and administrative staff       1 month

Fields of study are available in accordance with the offer of the Partner Universities.

It is possible to pursue study or research in the proposed fields only.

You can find the academic offer of our partner universities here

 

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