Taking a PhD degree or parts of it at a foreign institution?

The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) 

The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) is a world leader within scientific research issues too complex to be managed by one sigular nation or academic disciplin. They have 23 member countries all over the world and have a mission to deliver knowledge that may be used to solve global problems. Every summer selected PhD candidates are invited to cooperate with IIASAs researchers.


A scholarship for you who would like to do a Master or PhD degree at one of the world's top universities. The scholarship is intended for students from all disciplines, as long as you have not yet started the education before apploying. Aker Scholarship will add to other funding - you will normally not add another student loan during your stay. With normal progress you are guaranteed funding throughout your stay. 

With Aker Scholarship you receive more than monetary funding. They will help you with the application process adn follow up throughout the education. 

Aker Scholarship supports education at the following universities:




Published 4. March 2019 - 14:41 - Updated 14. June 2022 - 15:34