The 2015/2016 UNIL Masters grants for foreign students is now open for application. This scholarship is for students hoping to enroll for a master’s degree program for autumn semester 2015 and spring semester 2016 in University of Lausanne, Switzerland. The scholarship is worth CHF 1,600 per month from 15 September to 15 July for a duration not exceeding the regulation minimum period of the program. The deadline for scholarship application is December 15th 2015.
To facilitate access to Master’s degrees by students with qualifications from foreign universities, the University of Lausanne makes available around ten Master’s grants which are awarded on a competitive basis.
- The candidate must be the holder of a degree from a foreign university.
- The qualification held by the candidate must be deemed equivalent to the UNIL Bachelor’s degree.
Fields of study
Candidate can choose any Master’s program offered by University of Lausanne excerpt the following:
- Master of Medicine
- Master of Arts in Sciences and Practices of Education
- Master of Law from the Universities of Zurich and Lausanne
- Master of Law in Criminal Sciences, judiciary mention
What the scholarship covers
The scholarship amount is CHF 1,600 ($1,765.05) per month from 15 September to 15 July, for a duration not exceeding the regulation minimum period of the programme (according to the programme, one-and-a-half years or two years subject to deduction for paid placements or exempt semesters, if any). Abandonment of the programme results in suspension of the grant.
How to apply
The mode of application is by post. Candidates should complete the “UNIL Master’s Grant” form and submit their application to the Office for socio-cultural affairs (SASC, Unicentre, University of Lausanne, CH-1015 Lausanne, info.sasc-at-unil.ch) within the deadline. The application is examined by the University Rectorate to determine whether the candidate is admissible. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply.
The deadline for scholarship application is December 15th 2015.