ETH Zurich Excellence Masters Scholarships

The ETH Zurich Excellence Masters Scholarships are fully-funded scholarships. This Scholarship & Opportunity Program assists outstanding candidates who aspire to pursue a master’s degree at ETH university. So if you are looking forward to scoring a Master’s scholarship at an established university in Switzerland, then this is a great opportunity for you!


Host Institution(s): Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich (popularly known as just ETH Zurich) in Switzerland.

Field(s) of study: Eligible Masters Degree Programme offered by the University.

Number of Scholarships: The number of annual scholarships depends on the availability of funds.

Target group: National and International Students.



The scholarship programmes are open to excellent students both from the ETH and from other universities (national and international) wishing to pursue their Master’s degree at ETH Zurich.

You must have very good result in their Bachelor’s degree; top 10% of Bachelor’s programme equals a grade A. You also need to make sure to be reachable under the telephone number specified in your CV as the selection process might include a phone/VC interview in February.


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Financial benefit

The Excellence Scholarship/ESOP consists of a grant covering living and study expenses (CHF 12’000 per semester) as well as a tuition fee waiver.

The scholarship is awarded for the regular duration of the Master’s programme (three or four semesters). This also applies for the tuition fee waiver.

Furthermore, the scholarship is awarded for the regular duration of the master’s degree program (three or four semesters). This also applies to the tuition fee waiver.

Application instructions

To be considered for the scholarship, you must apply for a Master’s degree programme at ETH Zurich. In addition to the documents for the Master admission you will need to upload a pre-​proposal for your master thesis. The scholarship application form and supporting documents must be submitted online before 15 December 2021 which is the application deadline.


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