IES program

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International Excellence Scholarship Program (IES) is a scholarship program that enables motivated students of all fields of study from Eastern and Southeastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia with above-average grades to spend a semester abroad in Berlin. During the 6-month stay, the scholarship holders will actively participate in the life of the association. They will also experience German culture first-hand through the cultural events and social meetings. In addition, the scholarship holders take part in the program’s accompanying and developing activities, which they help to shape intensively.

Scholarship

COPERNICUS BERLIN offers 3 funding opportunities under the IES program:

FULL SCHOLARSHIP, PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIP PLUS, PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIP

​1) The FULL SCHOLARSHIP consists of the following parts:

  • Pocket money is paid monthly;
  • Health insurance costs are reimbursed;
  • The costs for accommodation, enrollment, liability insurance, educational trips, social meetings, administration, welcome package, cultural events, international seminars, consulting, mentoring and workshops are covered directly by COPERNICUS BERLIN;
  • Travel expenses are not covered

​2) The PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIP PLUS consists of the following parts:

  • Pocket money is paid monthly;
  • The costs for accommodation, enrollment, liability insurance, educational trips, social meetings, administration, welcome package, cultural events, international seminars, counseling, supervision and workshops are covered directly by COPERNICUS BERLIN;
  • Travel expenses and health insurance costs are not covered.

​3) The PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIP consists of the following parts:

  • Pocket money is paid monthly;
  • The costs for enrollment, liability insurance, educational trips, social meetings, administration, welcome package, cultural events, international seminars, counseling, supervision and workshops are covered directly by COPERNICUS BERLIN;
  • Travel expenses and health insurance costs are not covered;
  • Accommodation costs for two months (1.650 EUR) have to be paid, the rest will be covered by COPERNICUS BERLIN.

Study at the university

The scholarship holders receive a place at the Free University of Berlin or Humboldt University of Berlin.  The study program is limited to only one semester. There are two semesters: winter semester (application runs from October 1 to December 20) and summer semester (application runs from April 1 to June 30).

The winter semester begins on October 1 and ends on March 31 of the following year.

The summer semester begins on April 1 and ends on September 30.

Within the framework of the scholarship program it is possible to attend several language and subject-related courses, but it is required to submit three graded transcripts from the main subject and one graded transcript from a German language course.

Internship

The internship is an important part of the IES program and is designed to provide international work experience and to develop personal and professional skills. The COPERNICUS BERLIN team will support the IES scholarship holders with advice and assistance. There will be also offered internships at COPERNICUS BERLIN. As part of the IES program, a minimum of 8 weeks of full-time internship should be completed. ​

Accommodation

During the International Excellence Scholarship Program, the scholarship holders will be accommodated in a Copernicus Berlin apartment in the heart of Berlin. A one- or two-bed room with desk, closet and internet connection will be provided.

Requirements

  1. To be a student in the following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kosovo, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Northern Macedonia, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
  2. To be a student (Bachelor, Master, or Doctorate) at the time of starting the scholarship
  3. Not older than 28 years of age at the time of starting the scholarship
  4. All fields of study
  5. German language skills at least B1 OREnglish language skills at least B1

The application deadline is June 30, 2022

You can apply here: https://en.copernicusberlin.de/bewerbung

«Summer School on «Resource Efficiency and Sustainability»

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With «Resource Efficiency and Sustainability», the TH Georg Agricola University launches its first DAAD-funded summer school from 27 June to 2 July 2022.

The interdisciplinary event is intended for undergraduate students of the technical field of study.  Professional input, workshops, pitch trainings as well as excursions and an exciting evening program are part of the event. Over the course of the summer school, participants will develop their own ideas on the subject of sustainability and resource efficiency, of which the best will be awarded.

The selected participants will receive a DAAD scholarship, which includes a travel allowance depending on the destination country as well as a subsidy of € 250 for accommodation costs. There are no additional costs for excursions or the evening program. The applicant portal is open until the 29th of May 2022.

Program DAAD Summer school

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The admission of documents to Russian universities for the training of students under the academic mobility program for the autumn semester of the 2022-2023 academic year is open

 Dear students!

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We inform you that the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, the Ufa State Oil Technical University, the Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering, the Tomsk Polytechnic University and the Tomsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Tyumen Industrial University (Tyumen, Russia) have opened the acceptance of documents for teaching students under the academic mobility program for the autumn semester of the 2022-2023 academic year.

Training is free of charge. Transportation expenses, living expenses, medical insurance expenses are paid at the expense of extra-budgetary funds of the NLS “Saginov Karaganda Technical University”

To apply, please contact the Center for International Cooperation and Academic Mobility (room 241, main building).

The deadline for applications before May 13, 2022.

Required list of documents:

  1. letters of recommendation (head of department, associate professor of the department);
  2. working study plan (disciplines planned for study at KTU, fall semester);
  3. motivation letter
  4. 1 copy of an identity card;
  5. photo 3 * 4 – 2 items.;
  6. copy of school certificate;
  7. files – 2 items;

Required knowledge of the Russian language, the current academic performance of the GPA is 3.0 and higher and the maximum compliance with the specialty.

A list of specialties can be found below:

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
https://www.spbstu.ru/abit/bachelor/apply/perechen-napravleniy-podgotovki/

 Ufa State Oil Technical University
https://moeobrazovanie.ru/ugntu/?specs

 Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering http://www.sibstrin.ru/facult/

Tomsk Polytechnic University
https://abiturient.tpu.ru/

 Tyumen Industrial University
https://www.tyuiu.ru/abitur/bachelor/

 Tomsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering
https://www.tsuab.ru/overview/student/

We are informing you about the beginning of accepting documents for participation in the competition for studies on the academic mobility program during the autumn semester of the 2022-2023 academic year in European and Chinese universities by financing the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Dear students!

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We are informing you about the beginning of accepting documents for participation in the competition for studies on the academic mobility program during the autumn semester of the 2022-2023 academic year in European and Chinese universities by financing the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

A prerequisite when submitting documents for participation in the competition:

- undergraduate students studying under the state educational order, starting from the 2nd year
- Mandatory English language skills at B1 / B2 and above, current academic performance of GPI is 3.0 and higher and maximum compliance of the specialty.

Documents for participation in the competition are accepted on the website: https://egov.kz/cms/ru

(Education – Higher Education-Services-Acceptance of documents for participation in the competition for studying abroad within the framework of academic mobility) until April 15, 2022 inclusive!!!

List of required documents for participation in the competition:

1) Copy of the passport of a citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan

2) a transcript of current performance certified by the seal of the university

3) IELTS certificate, if available, in the absence of a certificate will be tested for knowledge of a foreign language.

4) Medical certificate (for traveling abroad) in the form approved by the order of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

5) a document on the composition of the family, to confirm the large families of the student

6) a document confirming the student’s disability

7) motivation letter

8) letter of recommendation (signed by the head of the department, Dean of the faculty)

9) If available: certified copies of diplomas, certificates, diplomas, letters of appreciation of the republican or international level by specialization.

Scholarship program for studying in Kazakhstani universities

Ministry of education and science of the Republic of Kazakhstan calls for foreign applicants, including persons of Kazakh nationality who are not citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan for full-time studying under Bachelor, Master and PhD educational programs.

Scholarships allocation:

  1. Bachelor degree program – 490
  2. Master degree program – 50
  3. PhD degree program – 10

Admissions operator is Bologna process and academic mobility center MES RK.

Application period: 30 March – 30 June 2022.

DOCUMENTS ARE ACCEPTED FREE OF CHARGE.

Application Instructions and Requirements

Guide for international students in Kazakhstan

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Application form can be submitted in Kazakh or Russian or English.

The applicants, when filling out the application form should attach the scanned copies of the following documents:

Bachelor degree:

  • Passport;
  • A document on the previous level of education with a transcript and supplement (if available) and a notarized translation into Kazakh or Russian or English (for applicants for a bachelor’s degree – the average score of the document confirming secondary education with a grade of at least “good” );
  • Motivational essay in Kazakh or Russian or English;
  • A letter of recommendation in Kazakh or Russian or English from the educational organization in which the applicant studied, or from the employer;
  • A medical certificate for study abroad, containing the conclusions of a therapist, narcologist, psychiatrist, as well as data from an X-ray (fluorographic) examination, laboratory tests, as well as a medical certificate confirming the absence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV infection) and AIDS, issued by official health authority of the applicant’s country of residence. If the medical certificate for a person going to study abroad does not contain the listed medical conclusions, then these conclusions are provided separately;
  • Application form;
  • Letter of invitation from the Kazakhstan university (if available).

Master degree:

  • Passport;
  • A document on the previous level of education with a transcript and an appendix (if available) and a notarized translation into Kazakh or Russian or English (bachelor’s or specialist diploma with an average score of at least 3.0 (out of 4.0) GPA or its equivalent obtained in educational institutions;
  • Motivational essay in Kazakh or Russian or English;
  • 2 letters of recommendation in Kazakh or Russian or English from the educational organization in which the applicant studied, or from the employer;
  • A medical certificate for study abroad, containing the conclusions of a therapist, narcologist, psychiatrist, as well as data from an X-ray (fluorographic) examination, laboratory tests, as well as a medical certificate confirming the absence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV infection) and AIDS, issued by official health authority of the applicant’s country of residence. If the medical certificate for a person going to study abroad does not contain the listed medical conclusions, then these conclusions are provided separately;
  • Application form;
  • Letter of invitation from the Kazakhstan university (if available).
  • An international certificate confirming knowledge of a foreign language
  • English: IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System Academic) threshold score – at least 5.5;
  • TOEFL IBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet-based test), threshold score – at least 46;
  • TOEFL PBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Paper-based test), threshold score – at least 453;
  • German: Deutsche Sprachpruefung fuer den Hochschulzugang (DSH, Niveau B2/level B2), TestDaF-Prufung (Niveau B2/level B2);
  • French: TFI (Test de Français International™) – not lower than B2 level in reading and listening sections), DELF (Diplome d’Etudes en Langue française) – level B2, DALF (Diplome Approfondi de Langue française) – level B2, TCF (Test de connaissance du français) – at least 50 points.
  • An international certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language by a person for whom the indicated languages ​​are native is not required;

PhD degree:

  • Passport;
  • A document on the previous level of education with a transcript and an appendix (if available) and a notarized translation into Kazakh or Russian or English (bachelor’s or specialist diploma with an average score of at least 3.0 (out of 4.0) GPA or its equivalent obtained in educational institutions;
  • Motivational essay in Kazakh or Russian or English;
  • 2 letters of recommendation in Kazakh or Russian or English from the educational organization in which the applicant studied, or from the employer;
  • A medical certificate for study abroad, containing the conclusions of a therapist, narcologist, psychiatrist, as well as data from an X-ray (fluorographic) examination, laboratory tests, as well as a medical certificate confirming the absence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV infection) and AIDS, issued by official health authority of the applicant’s country of residence. If the medical certificate for a person going to study abroad does not contain the listed medical conclusions, then these conclusions are provided separately;
  • Application form;
  • Letter of invitation from the Kazakhstan university (if any);
  • Substantiation of the topic of the dissertation research in the language of instruction (Kazakh or Russian or English);
  • An international certificate confirming knowledge of a foreign language:
  • English: IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System Academic) threshold score – at least 5.5;
  • TOEFL IBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet-based test), threshold score – at least 46;
  • TOEFL PBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Paper-based test), threshold score – at least 453;
  • German: Deutsche Sprachpruefung fuer den Hochschulzugang (DSH, Niveau B2/level B2), TestDaF-Prufung (Niveau B2/level B2);
  • French: TFI (Test de Français International™) – not lower than B2 level in reading and listening sections), DELF (Diplome d’Etudes en Langue française) – level B2, DALF (Diplome Approfondi de Langue française) – level B2, TCF (Test de connaissance du français) – at least 50 points;

List of universities participants of Scholarship Program,  Bachelor / Master Degree / PhD Degree

Contact information:

Phone: +7 10 (7172) 28 75 26
+7 10 (7172) 28 75 31

E-mail: admission@n-k.kz

«YESSENOV LAUNCH PAD-2022» PROGRAM

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«YESSENOV LAUNCH PAD» COMPETITION

Scientific and Educational Foundation named after Academician Sh. Yesenova announces the opening of a new competition for IT specialists to provide 10 (ten) grants for additional training in the development of hard skills and/or soft skills.

If YOU:

* Citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

* A student of a KTU university or a current specialist;

  • Your specialization is information and communication technologies and/or you are an active specialist in the field of information technology;
  • You want to upgrade your soft and hard skills.

 You have a chance to GET a GRANT and complete online/offline training for up to 12 months!

For this, from March 10 to April 22, 2022. You need to fill out an application on the Fund’s website and provide the following documents:

Required Documents:

  • Scan of ID card;
  • Motivational letter, in which you should explain why you need additional skills and how they will affect your professional and personal life;
  • CV

Additional documents:

  • Portfolio demonstrating the candidate’s achievements and/or expressed interests in a specific area of ​​the IT field and provide appropriate evidence: – no more than 3 documents*;
  • Recommendations – no more than 1 document*;
  • Certificates for academic achievements, achievements in research and/or engineering activities, participation in conferences, seminars at various levels – no more than 3 documents*;
  • Own, collective publications – no more than 2 *;
  • Diploma if available (last place of study) – no more than 1 document*;
  • Certificates for social activity and volunteering – no more than 2 certificates*

*The Fund considers a limited number of certificates. The candidate must independently select the certificates that best reflect his achievements.

 For more information yessenovfoundation.org

Applications are open for teachers to participate in the Erasmus+ exchange program during the spring semester of the 2021-2022 academic year

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 Dear teachers!

 We inform you about the opening of applications for the participation of teachers of the KTU in the Erasmus+ exchange program during the spring semester of the 2021-2022 academic year.

To submit applications, please contact the Center for International Cooperation and Academic Mobility (241 office, main building). The deadline for submitting applications is March 4, 2022.

 Required list of documents:

1. Valid IELTS certificate of at least 6.0
2.Application form
3. Summary (in English)
4. Motivation letter (in English)
5. Name and description of the discipline (planned to be taught in еnglish, 10-12 hours)

 Partner universities for the Erasmus+ exchange program:

Romanian-American University (Bucharest, Romania).

https://www.rau.ro/academic-departments/?lang=en

Vilnius Technical University (Vilnius, Lithuania).

https://vilniustech.lt/faculties/6157

Poznan Polytechnic University (Poznan, Poland).

https://www.put.poznan.pl/ru/node/21101

Grant amount: 1230 euros (accommodation, insurance policy, consular fee, flight).

Youth Regional Affairs Dialogue 2022

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Organised by NTU-USP and supported by Temasek Foundation, the Youth Regional Affairs Dialogue 2022 is a platform for university students in Asia to enhance their leadership skills and broaden their understanding of geopolitics.

Dialogue Objectives

Aspiring youth leaders will have an opportunity to develop an appreciation of Asia’s interwoven geopolitical structure through discussions on economics, politics and society, and foster an understanding of governance and policies across Asia as they build friendships through cross-cultural exchanges.

Programme Details 

The 9-day programme will be held from 23rd – 31st July 2022 at the NTU campus in Singapore.

Centred on the theme of “Social Cohesion in Asia”, participants will be challenged to critically examine the theme by considering its interaction with related issues.

The dialogue session will gather 40 international students from around Asia and 40 local scholars from Singapore.

Participants will get to broaden their understanding of geopolitics through talks by guest speakers, field visits and discussions with faculty members, as well as strengthen their personal and professional networks with future leaders in Asia.

Successful applicants will be heavily funded with programme fees and travel support (which includes airfare, accommodation in Singapore, living allowance, transport, visa and travel insurance).

Application Details

To apply for the programme, please email the following documents to dialogue@ntu.edu.sg:

  1. Completed application form in PDF format
  2. Latest degree transcript in PDF format
  3. Any other supporting documents

Applications will begin on 21st January 2022 and end by Sunday, 13th March 2022, 2359 (SGT). For more details on student’s eligibility and the application process, please refer to the Application Instruction Sheet attached for more details.

Instruction

Scientific and Educational Foundation named after Academician Shakhmardan Yesenov announces a competition for the provision of 20 monthly student scholarships

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the competition is open to students of 2-3 years of bachelor’s degree and 1 year of master’s degree.

To participate in the Competition for the scholarship named after Sh . Yesenova the candidate must:

Fill out an online application on the Foundation’s website – yessenovfoundation.org

Attach to the application:

Required documents:

Scan of the identity card;
An appeal on the topic “Is it easy to become a professional in the modern world. What prevents and what contributes to this?” (an editable Microsoft Word document);
Student’s transcript (average GPA not lower than 3.0), applications with a score below 3.0 are not considered;
A copy of the diploma of higher education for master’s and internship students.

Additional documents:

Scientific certificates/diplomas – no more than 2 certificates*;
Certificates for social activity and volunteering – no more than 3 certificates*;
Publication – no more than 2 publications*;
Recommendation of the supervisor / head of the department – no more than 1 document.
Applications are accepted on the Foundation’s website yessenovfoundation.org from January 24 to February 25, 2022.

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAF) announces a local scholarship Sur-Place to support talented young people in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree

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Who can participate?

To be a scholar of Foundation you have to be a citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan, who is studying full-time at one of the universities in Kazakhstan and who passed selection procedure. At the time of applying for a scholarship the applicant must not be older than 30 years.

The advantage in the competitive selection is given to students participating in the socio-political life of the country and having an active life position. Knowledge of a foreign language is welcome, but not required.

Competitive selection process

Future scholars of the KAF will pass a two-stage competitive selection process: submission of a package of documents and an interview.

How to participate?

Please submit a complete package of documents (presented below) in electronic form to the E-Mail
address: sps-kaz@kas.de

Interview travel expenses

The travel expenses for the interview, which will be held in Nur-Sultan, are covered by the Foundation. The arrival and departure on the occasion of the interview are at the applicant’s own risk.

Deadline

There is no deadline to apply, but please be aware of the time for reviewing applications if you are a final year undergraduate or graduate student.

List of required documents

The complete list includes the following documents (in English or German):

  • a completed application form with actual photo (the application form can be downloaded from the website www.kas.de);
  • CV;
  • motivation letter (max. 2 pages);
  • Transcript of Records (translation is not required);
  • certificate from the place of study (translation is not required);
  • Bachelor’s diploma with an application (for Master’s Students).
  • Applicants invited for interviews will need to provide original documents.

Additional information is available by e-mail: sps-kaz@kas.de, as well as by phone +7 7172 925 630