Scholarships for Libyan Students by Swiss Government

The Scholarships For Libyan Students By Swiss Government, apply before deadline

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships by Swiss Government is designed for young researchers from abroad. Those who have completed their master’s degree or Ph.D are allowed to apply.

Awards of scholarship
Here are the details of the scholarships that you need to know about:

PhD Scholarships

  • The monthly payment of the scholarship is CHF 1,920
  • The tuition fees are waived
  • For those students who are non-EU and non-EFTA grantees for them mandatory Swiss health insurance is paid
  • The students who are not from Europe are provided with a lump sum airfare at the end of the semester
  • At the beginning of the scholarship CHF 300 is paid as allowance for housing
  • The students receive public transportation card for one year
  • There are other aspects included in the scholarship. They are support services, dinners, sightseeing tours, trips for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship holders

Postdoctoral scholarships

  • The amount of scholarship is done with a monthly payment of CHF 3,500
  • The fees of the tuition is waived
  • For the non-EU and non-EFTA grantees the Swiss health insurance is paid
  • For those students who are not from Europe, a lump sum amount is paid at the beginning of the scholarship for airfare
  • Public transportation card for one year is paid
  • Various trips and support services are included

The same things are included for the Research scholarships applicants with the monthly amount as CHF 1,920.

Also, the students who are selected need to take the course in Switzerland.

Understanding the eligibility

Here are the parameters that you need to fulfill in order to make sure that you are eligible for applying

PhD Criteria

  • Any Master’s degree or equivalent university degree that is recognized the proper Swiss university
  • At the time of application you need to be over 35 years
  • Applicants need to provide letter from a professor who are willing and also entitled to supervise their PhD
  • The application should include admission letter and research proposal
  • The applicants need to have necessary skills of language
  • This scholarship cannot be merged with any other one

Postdoctoral Criteria

  • The applicant need to have PhD degree
  • The applicant should not have completed PhD for more than 5 years
  • The other factors remains the same as the other parameters mentioned above

Other details
Here are some of the other details that you need to consider:

  • The applicants who are from Libya are the ones eligible for scholarship
  • The applicants need to have Master’s degree or equivalent university degree for PhD
  • For Postdoctoral the students need to have Ph.D. degree
  • The Research should have Master’s degree or equivalent university degree
  • There is no requirement for test

Process of application

The package of application needs to be obtained from Swiss Embassy. All the copies of documents need to be signed and attested. If translations are required, the same is needed. You also need to provide FCS 2017-2021 application form in types and printed manner. Here are the things you need to consider:

  • Full CV with details of academic publications
  • Letter of motivation
  • Research proposal
  • Photocopies of all certificate
  • Letters of recommendations from professors of the related field of applicant
  • Health certificate

The application must reach within 15th November.

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