Excellence Master Fellowship || Study in Switzerland

Excellence Master Fellowship || Study in Switzerland

Conducted By : University of Geneva
March 15 2018   Fellowship   Undergraduate   Global
 About Excellence Master Fellowship || Study in Switzerland
  • Excellence Master Fellowship is being offered by the University of Geneva for academically brilliant students who are about to complete their Bachelor’s Degree in next 6 month or have already completed it. 
  • The students interested in Excellence Master Fellowship can pursue Master’s degree in Science fromUniversity of Geneva.
    • The list of master's course covered under the scholarship is given below.
  • The selection for the scholarship will be on the basis of academic excellence of the candidates. The selected fellows will get fellowship grant of CHF 10000 (Approx. INR 6,50,000) to CHF 15000 (Approx. INR 9,50,000).
  • The candidates need to submit their application via email and there is no application fee for the scholarship.
  • The last date to complete the submission is 15th March 2018 for the session starting in September 2018.
 Details

Eligibility:

  • Nationality: The Excellence Master Fellowship is open for international applicants.
  • Academic Qualification: The candidates making application for the Excellence Master Fellowship should have a bachelor’s degree or expected to complete it within next 6 months.
  • Minimum Marks: The Applicant should belong to the top 10% student of their bachelor’s program.
  • Language: The proficiency in French is not mandatory.
 Reward Description

Excellence Master Fellowship Rewards:

The candidates selected for the fellowship will be provided with the following benefits. The details related to the fellowship are as follow:

  • Duration of the fellowship: The fellowship will be offered for a period of one year and can be extended for the duration of the Master’s program if the student is successful in completing his/her academic goals.
  • Fellowship Grant: The selected fellows will get an annual fellowship grant of CHF 10000 (Approx. INR 6,50,000) to CHF 15000 (Approx. INR 9,50,000).
 Application Process

Excellence Master Fellowship Application Process:

The application for the Excellence Master Fellowship for the session starting in September 2018 are being accepted, the candidates need to apply for the scholarship following the below-mentioned procedure:

  • Courses covered under the Excellence Master Fellowship: The students can make applications for Master’s degree in any of the following subjects:
    • Mathematics
    • Computer Science
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Biochemistry
    • Biology
    • Prehistoric Archaeology
    • Geology
    • Environmental Science
    • Pharmacy
    • Neuroscience
    • Proteomics & Bioinformatics
  • Mode of Application: Online
    The application for the Excellence Master Fellowship is to be submitted online. The application form can be downloaded and sent via email.  to download the application form.
  • Required Documents: The downloaded application form is to be filled and converted into a PDF file and sent via mail. The following documents are required to be sent along with the application form:
    • A Resume/Curriculum Vitae  
    • Transcript of Graduation exams passed along with Grades.
    • An essay of two pages describing his/her interests, giving information about the Master’s program he/she want to pursue, and motivation & intentions involved in selecting the University of Geneva.
    • Letter of Reference: If available, two letter of references from professors stating that the applicant fulfils all the conditions of the scholarship program.
    • Any other document having information such as the score of GRE, TOEFL or any other language test.
  • Submission: In order to complete the application process, the candidate needs to scan all the above-mentioned documents and convert all of them into a single PDF file and send it to the following email id ‘Excellence-Master-Sciences@unige.ch
 Selection Process

Excellence Master Fellowship Selection Process:

  • The selection of the candidates will be done strictly on the basis of excellence in their studies.
  • The evaluation of the students will be on the basis of the documents submitted by the candidates along with the application form.
 Contact Details
  • Address: Faculty of Science
    30, quai Ernest-Ansermet
    CH-1211 Genève 4
  • Phone: ++41 22 37 96111
  • Fax: ++41 22 37 96698
  • Email: Excellence-Master-Sciences@unige.ch