the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) application

The application to enter ISS is not difficult if you already have the basic requirements. The first things you have to do is open the university website. See, is there any program that you want to apply, and if yes, just go to application requirements and see “How To Apply“.

Scholarship: ISS Scholarship Fund for Excellent Students. Deadline: April/May value: 5,400 euro. More information, check here.

If you dont have your IELTS or other requirements. You still can apply and they will send you email to ask some documents that you havent submitted yet.

I will show you some emails from application process until the result.

On 12 December 2011, I applied the program

Dear Applicant,

This email is to confirm receipt of your application for admission into the Governance, Policy and Political Economy (2012-2013).

The Admission Board will assess your application as soon as we have received all the required documents: motivation statement, copies of academic degree(s) and transcript(s), 3 reference letters and/or reference forms, IELTS or TOEFL test (if required).

Reference letters cannot be older than 2 years. They must be written on letterhead paper and signed by your referee.

Please note that we cannot process incomplete applications.

Kind regards, The Admission Office Team

Then on 3 February 2012, I got admission letter …

Dear Ms. Hamid,

On behalf of the International Institute of Social Studies, I am pleased to inform you that you have been

admitted to the programme indicated above. This programme will be held from 03 September 2012 until 13

December 2013.

Enclosed you will find a financial statement disclosing the required costs. To get listed as a participant, the

statement should be completed by you or your sponsor and returned with a covering letter verifying the

commitment made in the statement. Funds must be sufficient to cover tuition and other fees as well as

living expenses. A medical statement is also enclosed.

After receipt of the duly-completed and signed financial statement and the covering letter together with the

medical statement, further details regarding registration will be communicated to you.

For information on funding sources, the following websites may be useful:, or

Admission to the ISS study programmes is valid for two consecutive years. If you inform us that you want

your admission to be deferred to the next academic year, we will send you a new admission letter.

LETTER of ADMISSION 2012-2013 Master of Arts in Development Studies

Major in Governance, Policy and Political Economy

A. v.d. Berg (Ms)

Head, Office of Student Affairs


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