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In cooperation with the University of Graz, University of Music and Performing Arts Graz and TU Graz, the Steiermärkische Sparkasse (Styrian Bank) initiated "Best of South-East", an advancement and continuing education programme for talented and dedicated graduates and students from Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia.
The aim of the programme is to offer international work experience, education and training opportunities, as well as facilitate your entry into professional life via a trainee programme or internship.
The scholarship programme lasts 12 months (from September to the end of August) and includes at TU Graz:
Events and informative meetings are part of the scholarship programme and ensure that you are integrated into economic, cultural and scientific life in Styria. In addition, you can attend German language courses to improve their language skills.
Best of South-East scholarship holders with Sava Dalbokov, Member of the Management Board of Steiermärkische Sparkasse, Christa Neuper, Rector of University of Graz and Detlef Heck, Vice Rector for Academic Affairs of TU Graz
Submit your application documents as pdf files via email to katrin.landfahrernoSpam@tugraz.at no later than 12 December.
Include the following information in your email:
After submitting your application documents via email, you will receive the code required for the online application.
You must complete the online application by 31 December. Only complete applications with the status “applied for” will be considered during the subsequent selection process.
Tips on how to complete the online application
If you have been accepted by TU Graz as part of the mobility programme, your application will be forwarded to the Steiermärkische Sparkasse. The Steiermärkische Sparkasse is responsible for awarding the scholarships.
The total scholarship amount for 1 year is at most EUR 10,000 per student and includes the following:
Scholarship students have to earn 3 ECTS-points per month (10 months in total) and have to prove these points at the end of their 2 semesters at TU Graz.
At the beginning of your stay in Graz, you need to complete some bureaucratic tasks. Visit the Welcome Events in order to understand what you must do after your arrival.
To make your stay and life in our beautiful city of Graz and in Austria easier, we have put together some information about the local conditions and tips to improve everyday life: Life in Graz