Practicalities for the USI community

Scholarships for study abroad


Swissuniversities manages government scholarships from more than 30 countries for study or research abroad.

Grants are intended for Swiss students, researchers and, in some cases, artists. In certain countries, residents of Switzerland who do not hold citizenship may also apply, provided they are enrolled at a Swiss university.

Available grants vary by host country and can be awarded for a variety of purposes, including full degree programmes up to the doctoral level, short periods of, research at all career levels, professional training, teaching, and language courses.

Admission requirements, application procedure and scholarship amounts vary by host country and are available on the swissuniversities website.


For further information, please get in touch with the Scholarship Service of swissuniversities.




Updated on: 23 July 2024