Ad Hoc Bursaries and Scholarships

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2019 PhD Travel Grant

2019 PhD Travel Grant

The Postgraduate Office Overseas Conference Grant (OCG) is a supplementary award to attend an international conference outside of South Africa to present a paper or poster. Only full-time registered PhD students in their second or  third year qualify. A full-time student is classified as one who works for remuneration for less than 15 hours per week (if at all) over a period of 10 months of a given calendar year.

 arget: PhD cadidates 

Application form: click here 

Report: Click here

Terms and conditions

Erasmus Mundus Master IMLEX

Erasmus Mundus Master IMLEX

KU Leuven, University of Eastern Finland, Université Jean Monnet Saint Etienne and Toyohashi University of Technology (Japan) have joined forces to create the new Erasmus Mundus - Master of Science in Imaging and Light in Extended Reality. This 2-year program is taught entirely in English and focuses on creating experts in virtual reality and lighting.We are proud to announce that, as of next academic year 2020-2021, the Faculty of Engineering Technology is offering a new Erasmus Mundus Master in partnership with Japan.The program is open to all EEA and non-EEA students and is taught at our campus in Ghent
Erasmus Mundus scholarships, covering tuition fee, housing costs etc., are available on a competitive basis.
More Information: Click here
Closing date: 22 January 2020

Japan Foundation - Program for Intellectual Exchange Conferences 2020

Japan Foundation - Program for Intellectual Exchange Conferences 2020

The Japan Foundation is accepting applications for its Grant Program for Intellectual Exchange Conferences to encourage the deepening of mutual understanding and establishment of closer relations between Japan and other countries through global intellectual exchange.

This program provides grants partially cover expenses for implementing international intellectual collaborative projects, such as international conferences.


  • Travel expenses (international airfares and other transportation expenses, daily allowances and accommodation fees)
  • Honoraria (for presenters, lecturers, interpreters, etc.)
  • Meeting expenses (for preparing materials, venues, equipment, public relations, etc.)
  • Other expenses (for purchasing materials, etc.)


More Information: click here

How to Apply

Interested applicants can download the application form via given website.

For more information, please visit


Deadline :2 December 2019

Postgraduate Bursaries 2020

Postgraduate Bursaries 2020

The University aims to assist postgraduate students by providing financial support to deserving students based on financial need or academic merit. Applications are invited for a number of SU adminstered postgraduate scholarships.  

For scholarship list: Click here

No late applications will be considered.

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