Modernization Program Slovensko 21 (Slovakia 21) – scholarships for the academic year 2012/2013
Within the Modernization Program Slovensko 21 (Slovakia 21) the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic offers the possibility of study in the Slovak Republic to graduates from secondary schools in Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Moldavia, Serbia, Macedonia, Ukraine and Montenegro.
The scholarship includes a free of charge 10-month language and academic preparation at the Institute of Language and Academic Preparation for Foreign Students of the Center of Further Education of the Comenius University in Bratislava (UJOP) with scholarship granted by the Government of the Slovak Republic in the amount of 280,- EUR/month + single contribution in the amount of 35,- EUR for the student to pay for accommodation, board and other expenses related to his/her study in the Slovak Republic.
The above mentioned study is focused on language and academic preparation of the students for entrance examination to the universities in the Slovak Republic for the purpose of their further university study in Slovak language within study programs with technical orientation.
The study at the universities in the Slovak Republic is performed within 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree of the university studies (i.e. bachelor (3 years), engineer/ master (2 years) and PhD study (3 years).
Within the Modernization Program Slovensko 21 (Slovakia 21), it is expected that the students from mentioned countries complete at least the 2nd degree of university study in the Slovak Republic, i.e. engineer/master study.
Note: The university students from mentioned countries study in the Slovak Republic pursuant to the internal legal regulations of the Slovak Republic under the same conditions as the Slovak students do, i.e. costs of accommodation, board and other expenses during his/her university studies are paid by the student himself/herself. The current average amount of the above mentioned costs in the Slovak Republic is 250,- EUR/month.
For more information please visit the website of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic.