The Merit Scholarships are awarded annually to students registered for technology specialisation courses, Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Master's degree courses who had an exceptional successful academic performance.
The requisites for students to be considered eligible for the award of merit scholarship are the following:
» Being registered in the
same cycle of studies in the academic year to which the scholarship refers and
having obtained 60 ECTS credits in the preceding academic year, provided that
those credits do not concern curricular units with a 2nd
» Having obtained a grade equal to or higher than 16 in the aforementioned curricular units.
|Students are sorted by the sequential application of the following criteria:|
|The scholarships are distributed
amongst the Faculties according to the number of students, and up to a maximum
of two scholarships per Faculty. If there are scholarships not awarded by one
or more Faculties, then they will be assigned to other Faculties.|
|The scholarship is an
amount paid annually that is equal to five times the national monthly minimum
wage in force at the beginning of the academic year in which it is awarded and
is paid in a single lump sum. The payment of the scholarships depends on the
transfer of the corresponding amount by the Directorate General for Higher
|The students who are awarded this scholarship will have it mentioned in their Diploma Supplement and a supporting document may be issued.|
Note: the awarding of the scholarship will be carried out in accordance with the calendar established by a dispatch of the General Director of Higher Education.
Publication of Lists
Academic Year 2017/2018*
Academic Year 2018/2019*
*The procedure concerning each academic year begins after the guidelines are given by the Directorate General for Higher Education (DGES), which ensures the payment of these scholarships.