Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2021 for Foreign Students

Young talented researchers are invited to apply for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2021 for Foreign Students to pursue post- doctoral and doctoral studies in switzerland, interested candidates can apply before deadline through https://www.sbfi.admin.ch/………………..


Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Students are offered to the students who are interested in pursuing Doctoral and Postdoctoral studies by the Swiss government,The young researchers  who have completed their Masters degree or PhD and foreign artists holding the Bachelor’s degree are awarded the scholarships through the Federal Commission  scheme, The applicants who are selected by the academic confidant are offered the scholarship,at any Swiss cantonal  universities under the Fine Arts Scholarship can pursue at any Swiss conservatory or university of arts, a limited number of countries are eligible to apply the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2021 for Foreign Students.
Field of study
The Swiss university offers the Foreign students to pursue postdoctoral and doctoral studies, number of scholarships offered are limited. The Swiss government excellence scholarship offers the foreign students who have completed Masters Degree and PhD to pursue Doctoral or Postdoctoral studies or Research in any discipline and Art  studies.
Scholarships are offered in
For the foreign young researchers and the art students the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships offering 10 Swiss canonical and conservatory universities and two Swiss federal institutes of technology or public teaching and research institutes.
Value of award
The Swiss government excellence scholarship awards a monthly payment of CHF 1920, for the research scholarship, Fine art scholarship, doctoral scholarship and CHF 3500 for the post-doctoral scholarship,includes health insurance, travel allowance,along with it CHF 300 is provided for the house allowance.

Eligibility criteria for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2021 for Foreign Students

To apply for the scholarship the students must have completed their Master degree and PhD are eligible for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship, the Federal Commission Scheme will select scholarship applicants by scrutinising the applications through candidate profile, quality of the research project or artistic work, synergies and potential for future research cooperation, the candidates who are the citizens of the Switzerland are not eligible and the candidates who are living in the Switzerland more than the one year before applying the scholarship are not eligible for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships.
Target group
applying candidate should be a citizen of one of the 180 countries list that is mentioned in official website.
Age limit
The candidate with the age limit 37 years are eligible to apply for the scholarship
Documents to be submitted

  1. The applicants should submit their Masters degree to the Swiss university
  2. The letter from the professor at the Swiss host institution giving the  information that the the candidate is willing to support and supervise the research if not the application is not viable or considered
  3. Application must send the research proposal including a time frame
  4. The students should hold the certificates of necessary language skills required for the research

Application Procedure to apply for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2021 for Foreign Students

The application of the candidates who have already appeared for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are not eligible again to apply for the scholarship, the applicant should submit all the documents along with application form through online.
Application deadline
Submission deadline at Swiss representation varies from country to country, as the deadline lies between months of September to December, 2021, interested candidates can apply before deadline, for further information please visit official website at https://www.sbfi.admin.ch/.

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