Saxion Living Technology Scholarship (SLTS)

Saxion is working on a new Scholarship programme - which means that the content below does not apply for incoming students in 2019 or later.

The Saxion Living Technology scholarship is for excellent and very talented (non-European) students in technical bachelor and master programmes.

Eligibility SLTS

The following programmes are eligible for the SLTS:

  • Bachelor in Applied Computer Science
  • Bachelor in Creative Media & Game Technologies
  • Bachelor in Creative Media & Game Technologies (SDP)
  • Bachelor in Civil Engineering (SDP)
  • Bachelor in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Bachelor in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (SDP)
  • Bachelor in Software Engineering (HBO-ICT)
  • Bachelor in Fashion & Textile Technologies
  • Bachelor in Fashion & Textile Technologies (SDP)
  • Master in Applied Nanotechnology
  • Master in Innovative Textile Development

The SLTS covers a waiver of € 10.000,- on the total package fee.

To be eligible for the SLTS:

  • You must have outstanding study results, with an average mark of 80% or higher,
  • You must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or higher*,
  • You must be in or starting the admission procedure to one of the above mentioned international technical Bachelor Programmes as a new student in the bachelor programme,
  • You must be a student with a nationality from outside the EU/EEA
  • You receive no other scholarship.

Scholarships are awarded for one academic year. If you apply for a Saxion scholarship, allocation will be based on a ranking. You will be ranked based on your study results (GPA) of your most recent fully completed school year and your English language proficiency level.

*Students that apply for a study programme who do not require to hand over proof of their English language level to be admitted to the study programme, do have to send proof of English equal to 6.5 IELTS or higher to be considered for the SHTTS. Students who do not hand over the proof will be ranked with a 6.0 IELTS and are therefore not eligible for this scholarship.

Application procedure

How to apply for the SLTS

You can apply for a scholarship by completing our online scholarship application form. A letter of motivation has to be included in the scholarship application. For our September intake the deadline to apply for a scholarship is 15 April, for the February intake the deadline is 1 December.

Application deadline SLTS

If you are granted a scholarship, you will have to settle payment before 15 June to redeem it. Otherwise, your right to receive a scholarship will be withdrawn. Please note that you have to send a proof of your English language proficiency level before 15 April to be considered for the SLTS scholarship.