Each year, the Swiss Confederation awards Government Excellence Scholarships to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries.
The research scholarship is available to post-graduate researchers in any discipline (who hold a master’s degree as a minimum) who are planning to come to Switzerland to pursue research or further studies at doctoral or post-doctoral level.
The Scholarships is hosted by the two Swiss federal institutes of technology or public teaching and research institutes.
It is only International students that are allowed to apply for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for International Students .
- Fully funded tuition fees.
- Monthly allowances.
- and including health insurance, air fare, housing allowance.
The Scholarship is only for international students that can apply and most have the following:
- Candidate profile
- Quality of the research project or artistic work
- Synergies and potential for future research cooperation
Click here to know the steps and to also get the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for International Students 2018 application form.
Deadline: September-December 2018,