| TU Delft Global Scholarships 2018 for Women from Sub-Saharan Africa | TU Delft Global Scholarships 2018 for Women from Sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: February 1, 2018 and TU Delft | Global Initiative invite applications for the 2018 Global Scholarships for Women in ICT. The | Delft Global Scholarships give talented, motivated and broadly interested female students from Sub-Saharan Africa the opportunity to study at the Delft University of Technology. Recognizing an under-representation of women in under-graduate and advanced STEM-related areas of study, aims to ensure equal access and opportunity for all in the technology sector.

The TU Delft, in particular TU Delft | Global Initiative, aims to support capacity building in the Global South and to advance future leadership focusing on sustainable global development. The UN Sustainable Development Goals are a guiding principle for the TU Delft. and TU Delft | Global Initiative offer five Scholarships for female students interested in ICT. From the students they expect that they are willing to act as their ambassadors during their studies and after graduation.


  • Full tuition fees for a TU Delft MSc programme and living expenses for 2 years.
  • Membership to the Scholarship club giving access to personal development, workshops, seminars, etc.



  • Be a female student;
  • Be admitted to one on the following TU Delft’s MSc programmes:
    • Computer Science
    • Embedded Systems
    • Systems and Control
    • Computer Engineering
    • Applied Mathematics
  • Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 80 percent or higher of the scale maximum in your bachelor’s degree.
    A degree from an accredited university in one of the above mentioned countries.

Eligible Countries

Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South-Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.


NOTE: Only students who have been granted a scholarship will be informed by TU Delft via email by begin-April 2018. Receiving the scholarship is conditional on the student fulfilling all admission criteria.

For more information, visit | TU Delft Global Scholarships.