Scholarships for KIT courses: deadlines approaching!


cropped-breed-students-small-2.jpgDo you want to enroll in a health course at KIT and study with like-minded health professionals from all over the world? We are happy to inform you about a number of scholarship opportunities to study at KIT in 2016.
Register now for one of our courses and apply for a scholarship before the application deadline.

NFP Scholarships for KIT short courses – deadline 20 October 2015

For a number of KIT courses there are scholarships available from the Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP).
Registration period NFP: 3 September – 20 October 2015
First apply to KIT before: 20 September 2015
Register now by following the link to each course.
Applicants from NFP countries are strongly encouraged to apply for an NFP scholarship. For further information on the scholarship, the list of NFP countries and application instructions visit our NFP page.
These advanced courses can also be followed as part of the Master in International Health (MIH).
Follow the links below for more information on each course.

List Courses NFP deadline 20 October 2015

Courses on Health Systems Strengthening

  • Human Resources for Health
    Course dates: 29-2-2016 to 11-3-2016
    Provides knowledge and skills that health care managers, policy makers and planners need for human resource management. It discusses strategies at country and workplace level to address health workforce issues.
  • Health Policy and Financing
    Course dates: 11-4-2016 to 26-4-2016
    An in-depth look at important issues and current debates in health policy, health economics and health financing, taking into account the diverse profit and not for profit systems.

Courses on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, and HIV and AIDS

  • Analysing Dynamics of HIV and AIDS Epidemics & Prevention
    Course dates: 14-3-2016 to 1-4-2016
    The course aims to help participants analyse the drivers of the epidemic and identify prevention, treatment, care and support strategies, including impact mitigation.
  • Sexual and Reproductive health and Rights including HIV and AIDS
    Course dates: 14-3-2016 tot 1-4-2016
    Development of critical analysis of relevant concepts related to sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) and HIV/AIDS and appraisal of key issues and interventions in the area of SRHR and HIV/AIDS.
  • HIV Policy, Governance and Financing (e-learning)
    Course dates: 11-4-2016 to 4-5-2016
    Participants identify HIV and AIDS-related international agreements, conventions and financial mechanisms, and analyse how these influence national planning and implementation and vice versa.
  • Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights: Organising Effective Responses
    Course dates: 17-5-2016 to 2-6-2016
    How to improve access to equitable, quality sexual and Reproductive Health/HIV and AIDS services with a focus on rights is analysed, while improving integration of services as well as voice and participation.
  • HIV: Organising Effective Responses
    Course dates: 17-5-2016 to 2-6-2016
    This module critically analyses key aspects of health system’s response to the epidemic and how the health system itself has been impacted.

Courses on Health Systems in Fragile and Conflict-affected Environments

Courses on Disease Management

NFP scholarships for master programs

For the following master programs there are NFP scholarships available. Application deadline NFP is 15 March 2016. Applicants should apply first to KIT for admission. Follow the links for more information.

We advice to start the application process early should you be interested.

Other scholarship options

There are a number of other scholarship options to study at KIT. Options differ per nationality and profession.  Examples:

  • StuNed for applicants from Indonesia: application deadline 1 October 2015 for KIT courses spring 2016
  • Tata Foundation for applicants from India.
  • Aga Khan 
  • Welcome Trust

For more information, more options and application deadlines visit our fellowship page:
Attention: For a number of scholarships the application deadline is in autumn 2015.