ARES is looking forward to accepting the applications from all international students of developing countries to study their higher studies in Belgium. Are you looking for International fully funded opportunity in Belgium, Germany for their higher studies then it is the great chance to apply and secure your position for One-year Master and training courses? ARES is pleased to announce its annually Scholarship program for international students from developing countries to enhance their professional skills and work or study with Professional Researcher in Belgium. Purpose of this scholarship is to enable the young graduates, researcher or professional to make their knowledge as a practical and boost their skills for future implementation in sustainable environment to achieve the sustainable development goals with the help of higher education institutions of the Wallonia Brussels Federation, Belgium.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: ARES- Commission de la Coopération au développement
  • Department: Multiple
  • Course Level: Master & Training Courses
  • Award: Full-Funded
  • Access Mode: By Post
  • Number of Awards: 150 for Master, 70 for Training
  • Nationality: Developing Countries
  • The award can be taken in Germany
  • Deadline: 07 Feb 2020

Eligibility Criteria

Interested Applicants should fulfill the following criteria to apply for this scholarship

  • Applicants should be from Developing countries
  • Only nationals of the following countries may apply for grants from ARES: Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cuba, Ecuador, Ethiopia (only for training courses in English), Haiti, Madagascar, Morocco, Niger, Peru, the Philippines, the DR Congo, Rwanda, Senegal, and Vietnam;
  • Should have the bachelor’s degree or transcript at the time of application
  • Must be under the age of 40 year for master programs and 45 years for Training Courses
  • Should be in good physical and medical health
  • Students should have the at least year relevant professional experience
  • Language Requirement: We suggest, Students must have or demonstrate the fluency in Written and Spoken French because its compulsory to live daily life in Belgium. You can also apply on English level because maximum courses are in English.

Master`s and Training Programs Offered in ARES Scholarship

Master Courses

There following courses are offered under ARES Scholarship for Developing countries under the specialized subjects in;

  • Development, Environment and Societies
  • Aquatic Resources and Aquaculture Management
  • Risk and Disaster Management
  • Integrated Management of Health Risks in the Global South (IManHR)
  • International and Development Economics
  • Transfusion Medicine
  • Microfinance
  • Integrated production and preservation of natural resources in urban and peri-urban areas
  • Public Health Methodology
  • Environmental Sciences and Management in Developing Countries
  • Public Health Sciences – Research Methods Applied to Global Health
  • Transport and Logistics

Training Courses

  • Internship in quality control and quality assurance of drugs and health products
  • Introduction to research for the strengthening of health systems
  • Internship in free geographic information system
  • Secondary resource development internship for sustainable construction
  • Methodological internship in support of innovation in family farming

How to Apply

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by filling the application form in soft form and send us at the given address by post;

Click Here to Download the Application Form

There is no application fee.

Mailing Address;

ARES–Commission de la Coopération au développement
Rue Royale, 180 – 5ème étage
1000 Brussels

Documents Required

  • Application Form
  • Copy of Passport
  • Educational Documents (attested)
  • Academic Resume
  • Proof of Experience
  • Two Recommendation Letters


ARES will cover your app Expenses from; Tuition, Registration Fee, Airfare, Living Allowance of 1150 €/month, Accomodation and many more.

Official Announcement

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Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


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