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If you happen to be an Indian student seeking opportunities to study abroad, then you’ll be pleased to know that international scholarships for Indian students are offered by many governments, organizations and specific universities. Below is a diverse selection of international scholarships on offer to Indian students, divided by funding type and desired place of study. If none of these are a great match for you, you could browse our main list of scholarships to study abroad for more options. Good luck with your applications!

To study anywhere:

  • Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation Scholarships – Scholarships for Indian students to study abroad in North America or Europe. Applicants must be under 30 and reside in India at the time of application. For undergraduate and postgraduate study. Other restrictions apply.

To study in Asia:

To study in Australia:

To study in Europe:

Ireland

The Netherlands

  • Orange Tulip Scholarship – Grants are available for Indian students to study in the Netherlands at bachelors or master’s level at selected participating universities.

France

  • Campus France Charpak Scholarship – A scholarship for an Indian national to study in France at master’s level. You should be 30 or under and be a current student or currently employed in India. There is also a Raman Charpak Scholarship available for PhD students to carry out part of their research work at a French institution for up to six months.

UK 

More scholarships to study in the UK are available here.

To study in the US:

More scholarships to study in the US are available here.


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Written by Laura Tucker
Laura is a former staff writer for TopUniversities.com, providing advice and guidance for students on a range of topics helping them to choose where to study, get admitted and find funding and scholarships. A graduate of Queen Mary University of London, Laura also blogs about student life.

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Hi Ramirez, we've included PhD options in our list of scholarships to study in Canada here. To apply, you'll need to follow the application process explained on the scholarship provider's website, including any documents they require (such as your academic transcript). 

Hello. Can you please tell me where and how do I apply for a scholarship to study in South Korea

Hi there, we've listed scholarships to study in South Korea in our article on Scholarships to Study in Asia. To apply, you'll usually need to submit your application online, along with any supporting documents the provider asks for, like letters of recommendation and/or a transcript of your grades. You may also need to submit an application essay.

i got admission in Erasmus+ programme of Environmental Engineering. But due to financial difficulties i can't afford to study 2 year masters at 3 different universities (Czech Republic, Belgium, Netherlands). Please provide me information about the scholarship for 2 years masters

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I am a 1st year student pursing Bcom (Hons.) at Maharishi Markandeshwar University, India and will be in my 2nd year next semester but I have run short of my funds. Is it possible to apply for a scholarship for the matter at hand?

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Hello
I am 18 year old and I wish to pursue my career in Acturial science from abroad.
I need help to start this procedure

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Hi Mahesh, I'd recommend that your daughter have a look at our lists of Scholarships to Study in Canada and Scholarships to Study in the US. She could also read our guide on How to Find Scholarships to Study Abroad, which includes advice on submitting strong scholarship applications. Hope this is helpful, and best of luck to her with her scholarship search!

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Hi Saurabh, please take a look at our list of scholarships to study in Canada. :)

I'm looking for Master's program in renewable energy. Please suggest programs and if possible scholarship I can apply for

Hi Durgesh, did you eventually find any scholarships for Masters program in Energy or Renewable Energy?

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Hi Apoorva, we have lists of both scholarships to study in the US and scholarships to study in Australia for you to browse, and you could also have a read of our guide on how to find scholarships to study abroad

good article

You've put together a very well-researched and exhaustive list of resources, Laura. Well done! I think funding issues can be resolved quickly nowadays because there are so many websites & apps that aggregate scholarship offers from around the globe. In my experience, having extra-curricular activities & internships up your sleeve greatly ups your chances of getting selected for the scholarship. And this article certainly looks into all such technicalities in great detail. Kudos!

Cheers, Aniket

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With due regards:
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Research scholar

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Hello, if you'd like to find a scholarship to study in Singapore, scholarship options are included in our list of scholarships to study in Asia. You can find out more about studying in Singapore here. Hope this helps!

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