University of Gävle Scholarships for African Students in Sweden


Interested African students who wish to acquire a bachelor’s degree in Sweden are being invited to apply for this scholarship opportunity. The University of Gävle is delighted to notify the public about its Scholarships in International Social Work which is available for the academic session 2021/2022.

The scholarship scheme is designed to provide the full tuition fee for the highest achieving and talented aspirants who desire to enroll in the Bachelor of Science in Social Work.


The University of Gävle was founded in the year 1977, It is presently organized into three academies and nine departments. It provides about 45 masters- and bachelor’s degrees and 800 courses in technology, social- and natural sciences and the humanities.

Why you should study at the University of Gävle? The institution gives its students a creative and excellent space to to learn at an eco-certified university, where all programmes and courses are well arranged in the same place.

Application Deadline: Application Closes February 1, 2021

Scholarship Description

  • Institution: University of Gävle
  • Department: NA
  • Degree Level: Bachelor degree
  • Value of Award: Full tuition-fees
  • Mode of Application: Online
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Nationality: African Students
  • To be taken at: Sweden

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Acceptable Nationalities: African students only
  • Available Courses: Bachelor of Science in Social Work
  • Admissible Criteria: The aspirants must meet the following requirements in order to be eligible for the award:
  • Candidates must be a citizen of any country in Africa
  • Candidates must show passion in International Social Work, Development Studies, Eco-social Work and Green Social Work.
  • Rank the programme, Bachelor of Science in Social Work- Specialization International Social Work, as a top priority at

Method of Application

  • Application Process: If you want to be enlisted in this programme, you are to take admission at the university. After enrolling, all sections must be filled in before sending an online application form for this scholarship.
  • Supporting Documents: Other supporting documents will not be needed to apply for this full tuition fees support. Candidates application ID from must be noted on the application form, it comprises of 8 digits.
  • Admission Requirements: In order to apply for the program, aspirants need some previous knowledge of study to study at a tertiary institution or university.
  • Language Requirement: The university’s program is undertaken in English, so applicants will have to submit proof or English competence at a sufficient level needed by the University.

Scholarship Perks

The University of Gävle will cover the full tuition fees, but not cost of living, for the successful candidates to study at Bachelor of Science in Social Work.