Swiss Government Scholarships for International Students

International students can now apply for the Swiss Government Scholarships 2022. The Swiss Government Scholarship is a fully funded scholarship that will cover all expenses, fees, monthly stipend, airfare, lodging, health insurance, housing allowance, and research funds. This Scholarship in Switzerland will provide scholarships to students from over 180 countries. Scholarships are available to applicants from all around the world at any Swiss university. Please be wary of fraudsters because there are no application fees.

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship 2023-2024 is a fully funded scholarship for international students. This scholarship is offered for masters, PhD and postdoctoral studies. This scholarship provides a monthly payment, exemption of tuition fees, health insurance, air fare and housing allowance.

Participants of any nationality are eligible to participate. Applicants will have a variety of academic options from which to apply for a scholarship. The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2022 is a highly regarded scholarship. To pursue a Master’s and Ph.D. degree, it is financed by the Federal Commission of Scholarships (FCS) in partnership with the Swiss government. The Federal Commission of Scholarships (FCS) in partnership with the Swiss government sponsors the Swiss Scholarship.

Swiss Government Scholarship 2022 Details

  • Country: Switzerland
  • No of Scholarships: Unknown
  • Financial Coverage: Fully Funded Scholarship in Switzerland
  • Course Level: Masters, Ph.D./Postdoc/Research Degree
  • Deadline: 30th September 2022

Duration of the Degree

  • Research Scholarships: 12 Months Maximum
  • Doctoral Scholarships: 12 Months (starting in September) prolongable up to 36 months based on the achieved academic results
  • Post-Doctoral Scholarships: 12 Months

Financial Coverage

  • Monthly Stipend
  • Tuition Fees
  • Airfare Tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Health Insurance
  • Housing Allowance
  • Research Fund

Types of Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship 

  • 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 the doctoral or post-doctoral level.
  • Research scholarships are awarded for research or study at all Swiss cantonal universities, universities of applied sciences and the two federal institutes of technology. Only candidates nominated by an academic mentor at one of these higher education institutions will be considered.
  • Art scholarships are open to art students wishing to pursue an initial master’s degree in Switzerland. Art scholarships are awarded for study at any Swiss conservatory or university of the arts. This scholarship is available to students from a limited number of countries only.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Quality of the research project or artistic work
  • For more info about the Eligibility Criteria, Scholarship Value, and Application Process please select your country according to your passport in the official link given at the end of the post.
  • Select Your Country: Countries A – L / Countries M – Z

Application Timeline

Selection Criteria

The FCS assesses scholarship applications according to three criteria:

  1. Candidate profile
  2. Quality of the research project or artistic work
  3. Synergies and potential for future research cooperation

The FCS is composed of professors from all Swiss public universities. Scholarship awards are decided on the basis of academic and scientific excellence.

How to Apply?

The Application Process is also different for each country set by the Swiss Authorities. To apply, please visit the Official website of the Switzerland Government Excellence Scholarship.

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