University of Geneva Excellence Masters Fellowships

The University of Geneva’s Faculty of Science is an internationally recognized leading research institution which hosts three National Centres of Competence in Research of the highly competitive Swiss National Sciences Foundation (Chemical Biology; SwissMAP; Planets) as well as many European research projects.  The programs Master’s degrees are either entirely in English alone or in both English and French.

With the support of external partners and several sponsors, the Faculty of Science established an Excellence Masters Fellowship program open to outstanding and highly motivated students who wish to pursue a Master of Science degree in any of the disciplines that the Faculty covers.


Important Details about this Scholarship

Host Institution(s): University of Geneva in Switzerland.

Level/Field of study: Master of Science degree in one of the disciplines offered by the Faculty of Sciences.

Number of Awards: Not specified.

Target group: All students including international students.


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You must meet the admission criteria of the Master degree of your choice and be selected on the basis of the application file for an Excellence Fellowship.

Other than the above stated, this program is for you, regardless of your home university or how well you are doing in your Bachelor degree.


Financial Benefit

The scholarship value is CHF 10,000-15,000 per year which is barely above 6 million to 9 million respectively in West African CFA (about 4.5 million to 6.6 million naira). 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.


Application Procedure

For the application to be considered, each student has to fulfill the enrollment procedure as described on the Admissions office websiteThe application is made online from the beginning of January. After registering, you will receive an e-mail containing a personal link allowing you to fill out the application form.

It is important to visit the official website to access the application form and  for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Application Deadline: 15 March 2022.


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