ETH Zurich Excellence Masters Scholarships in Switzerland

Each year, the ETH Zurich offers a number of Excellence Masters Scholarships for any students who have demonstrated a very good academic achievement in their undergraduate degree. The scholarships cover the tuition fees and living expenses. The deadline is 15 December every year.

Scholarship Description
ETH Zurich supports excellent students wishing to pursue a Master’s degree at ETH with two scholarship programmes: the Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Programme (ESOP) and the Master Scholarship Programme (MSP).

Award Value

  • The Excellence Scholarship consists of a grant covering living and study expenses (CHF 11,000 per semester) as well as a tuition fee waiver.
  • The Master Scholarship consists of a partial stipend for living and study expenses (CHF 6,000 per semester) as well as a tuition fee waiver. The department can additionally provide a scholarship of CHF 1,500 – 3,000 per semester or offer an assistantship from the second semester onwards (with a payment of CHF 600 per month).

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in any field of studies.

Place of Study
At ETH Zurich in Switzerland.

Eligibility and Criteria
The scholarship programmes are open to excellent students both from the ETH and from other universities (national and international) wishing to pursue their Master’s degree at ETH Zurich. The prerequisite is a very good result in their Bachelor’s. Students must belong to the best 10 percent of their Bachelor’s programme.

Applicants’ Nationality
Both domestic and overseas students are invited to apply.

Application Instruction
Please find the detail instruction of the application procedure at the website and application link below.

Website and Application Link

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