Call For Applications.

The application deadline for 2021/2022 academic year has passed!
  You can, however, still apply to be on the MOREclassic waiting list.
If you have not yet been officially admitted to the university but would like to earn a degree, please contact us by sending an e-mail to:

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Who is eligible to apply for the MOREclassic program?

  • You have a refugee background
  • You are already enrolled at the JKU or have a valid letter of admission and would like to start studying
  • You still have to take one or more supplementary examinations as part of the pre-study program.

What do we need from you?

  • A completed and signed application form
  • A letter of intent (mininum half of an A4-size sheet of paper)
  • Your Kepler Card (if available)
  • Your residence card
  • Your most recent German language certificate
  • A letter of admission issued by the JKU


Who is elegible to apply for Borealis-MORE-Scholarship?

  • You have a refugee background
  • You have a valid letter of admission as a degree-seeking student to an academic degree program at the JKU Linz.
  • You are currently not receiving any financial assistance or support (scholarship, study allowance).

What do we need from you?

  • A completed and signed application form
  • A curriculum vitae containing a photo
  • A letter of intent (mininum half of an A4-size sheet of paper)
  • A letter of admission issued by the JKU 
  • Your residence card
  • Your Kepler Card
  • Your academic transcripts (KUSSS) from the 2020/2021 academic year (if available)

If you are eligible for asylum, please submit the following documents as well:

  • Verification (=rejected application) of ineligibility for  state student aid.
  • If available, confirmation of employment (if available)


What are the benefits of taking part in the MORE initiative?
  Two participants in the MORE program, Shabnam and Angelika, talk about their experiences in the program.

Watch the video here

How can you apply for MOREclassic or the Borealis-MORE Scholarship?

  • ­­Submit an application during the application period.
  • Complete the application and send it as a PDF to
    • Download the application form on our homepage (see above).
    • The documents required along with the applications are listed above.
  • You will be invited to an interview at the JKU Linz after the end of the period.
  • A commission will select recipients from the pool of applicants.

We are looking forward to receiving your application!