Faculty of Science Excellence Master Fellowships in Switzerland

Deadline: 15 March 2017
Open to: international students, who  have completed a Bachelor degree in a scientific discipline
Scholarship: grant amounting from EUR 9.352 to EUR 14.028/year


Faculty of Science at the University of Geneva is pleased to offer excellence master fellowships for international applicants. Fellowships are awarded in a broad range of scientific disciplines: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Computer Sciences, Mathematics, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Physics.

The Faculty of Science, in collaboration with several sponsors, has established an Excellence Fellowship Program to support outstanding and highly motivated candidates who intend to pursue a Master of Science in any of the disciplines covered by the Faculty.


  • Students from any university with very good performance in their studies (belonging to the best 10% of their bachelor’s program) and that have completed the Bachelor degree or expect to complete it within 6 months;
  •  Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.


  • The Excellence Fellowship consists of a grant amounting from EUR 9.352 to EUR 14.028/year (no teaching duties);
  • It is awarded for one year and extended for the regular duration of the chosen Master’s programme (three or four semesters) provided the applicant is academically successful at the end of his/her first semester of studies.

How to apply?

In order to apply please fill the application form.

For more information please visit the official web page.

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