Swiss Government scholarships for University

Deadline: each country has its own application deadline
Open to: graduate students (pre and post doctoral Research Fellowships, or Master degrees)
Scholarships: the value depends on the student origin

The Swiss Government awards a range of scholarships to foreign students through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS): university scholarships (Swiss universities and Federal Institutes of Technology), arts scholarships (schools of music and fine arts) and scholarships for universities of applied sciences (UAS).

These scholarships provide graduates from all fields with the opportunity to pursue postgraduate studies or research in Switzerland at a public funded university or recognised institution.

Please note that there are different rules to each country, so please check the official webpage in order to find the necessary information regarding eligibility criteria and the application procedure.

Official Webpage

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  1. Dear Sir,

    As of my educational qualifications, I am a graduate in Anthropology and Archaeology (BA, 2005) from Asmara University, Eritrea. I have also undergone the certificate course in Personal Management and Public Administration respectively.

    Regarding my experience, I am working as a head management in a public firm for the 15 years. Indeed, I worked as research in a heritage sector for three years. And, I have a good computer skill and hold a certificate in application, programming and maintenance and up-grading.

    I am 48 years old have a good physique. I am requesting you to please admit me as a student in the MBA in Business Administration faculty from the beginning of the next academic year.

    I am sure you will consider my application warmly. May, I have the opportunity to serve you. Indeed, if I am given a chance, shall try to give entire satisfaction to all my superiors.

    Thanking you,

    Yours faithfully


    1. Dear Dawit,

      we appreciate your attention you have paid us, but: "Please note that Mladiinfo does not give scholarships or any financial support, but only informs about different opportunities. Click on the direct link to the official page above to apply for the program."

      Also, notice that "The application process for a Swiss Government Scholarship for the academic year 2011-2012 is closed.
      It is thus not possible to apply for 2011-2012 anymore.
      The new offer for academic year 2012-2013 will be online end of August 2011."



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