The Directorate for Cultural Diplomacy, Education and Science of the Republic of Romania has launched the above Scholarship program granted under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania for Foreign citizens at Undergraduate, Masters and Doctorate Levels.
(a) Areas of Study: All except in the fields of Medicine, Dental and Pharmacy.
(b) Eligibility: Foreign students from all non-EU countries EXCEPT:
· Citizens of Romanian origin or who are part of the Romanian historical communities in the proximity of Romania (entitled to different scholarship programmes);
· Citizens who have requested or acquired a form of protection in Romania;
· Stateless persons whose stay on the territory of Romania is officially recognized according to the law;
· Members of the diplomatic and consular corps or family members of the diplomatic and consular corps accredited to Romania; members of the administrative and technical staff of diplomatic missions and consular offices accredited to Romania;
· Staff members of international organizations based in Romania or family members of staff of international organizations based in Romania;
· Beneficiaries of a scholarship from the Romanian state for the same cycle of study.
(c) Language of Study: Studies are only in Romanian for Undergraduate and Master’s Students. Doctoral Students can opt to study in Romanian or a foreign language set by the doctoral school.
One (1) year preparatory study for those who do not speak Romanian is offered before the actual university studies.
(d) How to submit the Application file: The application file must be sent by the candidates in electronic or physical format (preferably in electronic format), only through the diplomatic Missions of Romania.
(e) Enrolment Dates: Between 15th November 2020 to 30th April 2021 (deadline).
A list of accredited higher education institutions in Romania can be accessed at the link:-
For more information on the Scholarship application form and other annexes, contact the Romania Embassy in Nairobi or visit their website: www.mae.ro/en/node/10251