Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2020 (Fully Funded)

Swiss Government Excellence scholarships are now accepting applications from international students. Swiss Government Scholarship is a Fully Funded International Scholarship in Switzerland.

The Swiss Scholarship is sponsored by the Federal Commission of Scholarships (FCS) in collaboration with the Swiss government. Swiss Government Scholarship awards scholarships to more than 180 Countries. Participants with any Nationality are eligible.

The Swiss Government Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarships for all the International Students and will cover your all Expenses, Monthly Stipend, Airfare, Accommodation, Health Insurance, Housing Allowance, Research Fund.

  • Country: Switzerland
  • No of Scholarships: Unknown
  • Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Course Level: Ph.D./Postdoc/Research Degree
  • Deadline: Varies from University to University

Course Level

All-Academic Fields are Available.

  • Research Scholarships for foreign students
  • Ph.D. Scholarships for foreign students
  • Postdoctoral Scholarships for foreign researchers

Financial Coverage

As stated above, the Swiss Government is offering Fully funded scholarships for international students in Switzerland. All the expenses will be covered by the Swiss Government.

  1. Monthly Stipend
  2. Airfare Tickets
  3. Accommodation
  4. Health Insurance
  5. Housing Allowance
  6. Research Fund

Types of 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.

Selection Criteria & Eligibility Criteria

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

Please Note: For more info about the Eligibility Criteria, Scholarship Value and Application Process please select your country according to your passport given below:


Check the application deadline and the different types of scholarship on offer from the above link. These vary according to country. You will also find details of what to do next and where to get more information.


The last date for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships varies from country to country. You can Check in the Above link.


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