Apply for the Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for Joint Master Degree in International Development Studies for 2018/20 intake. The Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for Joint Master Degree in International Development Studies (GLODEP) is a two-year multidisciplinary master program in development studies, with an economic grounding and policy perspective. GLODEP has a fixed structure: first semester at Palacky University (Olomouc, Czech Republic), second semester at the University Clermont Auvergne (Clermont-Ferrand, France) and third semester at the University of Pavia (Pavia, Italy). The fourth semester is dedicated to an internship or research stay, preferably with one of the fourteen associated partners of the consortium (see Academic Associates and Non-Academic Associates); and to thesis writing.
The program provides the students with an opportunity to obtain:

  • multi-disciplinary knowledge of development issues, grounded in development studies and development economics;
  • ability to analyze development problems and to design and promote development policies and projects for the specific context of a developing area or a sector;
  • ability to work in an international environment and in multi- and inter-disciplinary teams, and communicate to a non-expert audience.
 Host Institutions:
  • First semester at Palacky University (Olomouc, Czech Republic)
  • Second semester at the University Clermont Auvergne (Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • Third semester at the University of Pavia (Pavia, Italy)
  • The fourth semester is dedicated to an internship or research stay, preferably with one of the fourteen associated partners of the consortium (see Academic Associates and Non-Academic Associates); and to thesis writing.
Course Level:
  • Master Degree Program
Course Duration:
  • Two Years
Field of Study: 
  • International Developmental Studies
Scholarship Value:

EMJMD scholarship will be offered to applicants based on their results from the admission process, subject to EMJMD nationality/geographical restrictions. The scholarship can be awarded only to 3 candidates having the same nationality. 75 % of the scholarships are offered to Partner countries* candidates, the remaining 25 % of the scholarships are offered to Programme countries* candidates.
The EMJMD scholarship includes:

  • student participation costs (paid directly to the Consortium);
  • contribution to student travel and installation costs and subsistence allowance for the duration of the program (paid to the Scholarship Holder).

For more information about the scholarship Please visit the funding section of the official website.

Eligibility Criteria:
  • GLODEP International Development Studies is open for applicants with a completed undergraduate degree preferably in areas relevant to the program, such as development studies, geography, economics, international relations and sociology.
  • The program seeks applicants with excellent academic results, strong interest in international development and proficiency in English
Required Documents:
  • Proof of Nationality
  • Proof of place of Residence
  • Copy (Scan) of Diploma
  • Copy (scan) of a Transcript of Records
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivation letter of maximum 500 words.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
Selection Process:

The highest ranked applicants from the first round are invited for an online interview. The interview aims to consider the applicant’s knowledge, motivation, and language skills. After the interview, the admission committee makes a final ranking of the interviewed applicants. Applicants who do not participate in the interview are not accepted into the program.

How to Apply:

In the first step of the application, you must fill in the GLODEP e-application and submit the  documents through it. Once you open the e-application, you have to select the following combination: Faculty of Science, Master, GLODEP – International Development Studies.

Application Deadline:

The Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for Joint Master Degree in International Development Studies is:

  • 28th February 2018


Be aware that you have to fill in the application and upload the documents at one time as it is not possible to save the application and continue later. Uncomplete applications will be considered as ineligible


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