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ETH Scholarship in Switzerland 2021

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INTRODUCTION

Established in 1855 as the Federal Polytechnic School, a century and a half later ETH Zurich is now considered among some of the world’s most prestigious universities in science and technology. The institute has produced over 20 Nobel Prize Laureates, including the father of modern physics and the inventor of the general theory of relativity Albert Einstein.

ETH Zurich supports excellent Master’s students with two scholarship programmes:

The Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Programme (ESOP) supports students with a scholarship, mentorship and a network of the ETH Foundation. The scholarship covers the full study and living costs during the Master’s degree course.

The ETH-D Scholarship contains a partial stipend as well as additional offers by the Department (assistantship or additional scholarship).

There is only one application process for both Master scholarship programmes.

SCHOLARSHIP BENEFITS/FINANCIAL SUPPORT

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 ETH-​D Scholarship consists of a partial stipend for living and study expenses (CHF 7’500 per semester) as well as a tuition fee waiver. The department will additionally provide a scholarship of CHF 3’000 per semester or offer an assistantship (with a payment of CHF 500 – 600 per month). In Zurich it covers the demanded CHF 21’000/year for the migration office (in Basel at D-​BSSE it covers CHF 24’000).

ELIGIBILITY

  1. Very good result in Bachelor’s degree programme (top 10% of Bachelor’s degree programme = grade A)

  2. 2. Please 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
     

If you are already enrolled in a Master’s degree programme at ETH Zurich or hold a Master degree, you are not eligible for these scholarships.

DEADLINE

15th December 2020

OFFICIAL LINK

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