Online applications are available to apply for Graduate Institute Master and PhD Scholarships Geneva, Switzerland for all the doctoral students for the academic year 2020-21, Graduate Institute Scholarships and Funding eligibility and interested candidates can apply before deadline through http://graduateinstitute.ch/
The Graduate Institute objective is to encourage students by providing financial assistance to the candidates who can demonstrate their financial need, which offers a partial or full time scholarship which includes cost of living and or a tuition fee reduction, as the Institute’s resources are not sufficient to meet the financial needs of all its students so therefore, the applicants are strongly encouraged to seek external financial support,Financial need is not the criteria for evaluation of a candidate’s application for admission,The Financial Aid Committee scrutinises applications of admitted students, and retains those whose financial need is well documented and demonstrated.
About the award
|Name of the Scholarship||Graduate Institute Scholarship|
|Number of Scholarships||not specified|
|Education Qualification||Masters and Bachelors degree|
|Nationality||Resident and Non-Resident citizens|
|Name of Origination||Switzerland|
|Deadline||January and march|
|Period of Award||not specified|
Doctoral students may apply for a remunerated teaching assistant or research assistant position, generally starting in their second year of study
Value of award
the value of scholarship for Non-resident students is CHF 8,000 per year and for Resident students CHF 5,000 per year.
Eligibility criteria for Graduate Institute Scholarships in Geneva, Switzerland
Admissions are scrutinised based on academic achievement, recommendations and motivation letter, There are no minimum requirements for grade point average to select the candidates but overall only 30% of the candidates are admitted,The candidate who are applying for Master programmes is a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from a university that has acquired institutional university level accreditation from the Swiss, The official working languages or mode of instructions of the Institute are English and French,students have the right to demonstrate,orally or in writing, in one of these two languages to pursue their studies
A resident is a person holding a Swiss residence permit at the time of application and Swiss citizens residing outside of Switzerland at the time of application qualify for non-resident are eligible to apply for scholarship.
Application procedure to apply for Graduate Institute Scholarships
- A short motivation letter
- applicant’s most recent tax certificate or tax declaration that is for Master degree applicants and Doctoral applicants who do not receive such support need to document their financial independence, should submit the most recent tax certificate or tax declaration of the applicant’s parents and/or spouse, in addition to his/her own.
- Official attestations of all the income and assets available to the applicant, including from family members and other individuals, if applicable. These may include bank statements, employment contracts/salary slips, insurance annuities, investment certificates, loans, donations and any other sources
Applicant should complete the online application form by Providing contact details for two academic referees in the form by uploading all the necessary supporting documents by email or regular mail
Application deadline for Master and PhD Scholarships Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland
As per the details in the notification the deadlines to apply for graduate scholarship program are 15 November, 2017 and 15 January, 2020 with application fee of CHF 100, and 1st March , 2020 is deadline with application fee CHF 200, interested candidates can apply before deadline through official website http://graduateinstitute.ch/