Swiss Scholarships for Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research and Research

Types of scholarship

The research scholarship  Available to post-graduate scientists in any discipline (who hold at least a Master’s degree) planning to come to Switzerland to undertake research or further post-doctoral or doctoral studies.
Research scholarships are given to all Swiss cantonal universities, applied science universities and the two federal technology institutes for research or study. Only applicants nominated by an academic mentor will be regarded at one of these institutions of higher education.

Art scholarships

They are accessible to art learners in Switzerland who wish to pursue their original Master’s degree. Art scholarships are given for research at any conservatory or art university in Switzerland. Only learners from a restricted amount of nations can receive this scholarship.


a) Candidate profile
b) Quality of the research project or artistic work
c) Synergies and potential for future research cooperation


Select your country of origin according to your passport:

Countries A – L / Countries M – Z

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