Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2023
International students pursuing postgraduate studies in Switzerland can now submit applications for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2023. There is no application fee for this scholarship. According to the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students, only those who apply through an official Swiss diplomatic representation are eligible for Swiss government scholarships.
Students from more than 180 nations can apply for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Students to study for masters and doctorate degrees at Switzerland’s top universities.
Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2023 Details:
- Scholarship Host Country: Switzerland
- Funded By: Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students.
- Degree Programs: Master’s, Ph.D., Post Doc & Research Degree
- Eligibility: International Students
- Application Deadline: Varies from Country to Country.
Swiss Scholarship Types
- The Research Scholarships are open to post-graduate researchers in any discipline (who hold a master’s degree as a minimum)
- The Art scholarships are available for art students wishing to pursue an initial master’s degree in Switzerland.
- Research Scholarship in Switzerland Duration: 12 months
- Scholarship duration for Ph.D. studies in Switzerland – 12 to 36 months (time duration varies based on academic achievement)
- Scholarship duration for Post-Doctoral Studies for 12 months.
Amount and Eligibility Criteria for Swiss Government Scholarship 2023:
The eligibility criteria and scholarship amount for the Swiss Government scholarship 2023 vary from country to country.
Selection Criteria of Swiss Government Scholarships 2023:
Swiss Excellence Scholarships applications according to three principles
- Candidate Profile.
- Synergies and potential for future research participation
- Quality of the research work project or artistic work
Applications are subject to preliminary selection by the relevant internal authorities or the Swiss diplomatic representation. The Federal Commission then assesses the short-listed applications for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS), which will make the final decision.
The FCS Switzerland is composed of professors from all Swiss public universities. Scholarship awards are decided based on academic and scientific excellence.
The Swiss Government will not charge any application fee for the submission of your application. The Swiss scholarship is awarded to more than 180 countries.
The deadline for applying for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2023 is different for every country.