Scholarship Overview

This piece of very good news is for graduated international students who are done with their undergraduate studies and looking for a scholarship for master’s studies. Applications are now open for all graduated students to apply to the University of Lausanne International Scholarship. 

This scholarship from Switzerland is awarded only to the graduated students. This scholarship is only awarded to ten students by UNIL every year. We encouraged you to must apply for the University of Lausanne Scholarship in Switzerland.

The University of Lausanne is ranked 176 in QS Global World Ranking 2021. It has an overall 4.3 stars, according to the student’s ranking. At present, it has 16,000 students, of which one in four comes from abroad. One in two faculty members in UNIL is from outside of Switzerland.

Though this scholarship is given to a very few numbers of students who have scored high marks as undergraduates, we still encourage every student to apply. 

Scholarship Benefits

  • A monthly stipend of 1,600 CHF will be provided to the students who will avail of scholarships for 2 years or 1 year depending on the program chosen by the student.
  • Candidates may know beforehand that this amount is not enough to live in Switzerland.
  • Students will not be required to pay registration fees for the courses; however, CHF 80.00 is required to pay each semester.
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Scholarship Eligibility

  • Required Languages: English or French
  • Eligible Countries: All World Countries.
  • Applicant must have a B2 level in either English or French language.
  • To have a brilliant academic background.
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from any foreign university.
  • Must not be registered in UNIL before.
  • To have paid the CHF 200.00 administration fee.

Required Documents for University of Lausanne International Scholarship:

  • A passport-size photograph for the application form in JPEG format.
  • Transcripts of all the exams taken at the university.
  • A copy of a high school diploma must be translated into French, German, Italian, or English is required.
  • Program description copy of last semester of the bachelor’s degree, if the degree has not been obtained yet.
  • A copy of passport or identity card.
  • A cover letter.
  • A complete curriculum vitae.
  • TOEFL or IELTS for English and DALF or DELF for French is required.
  • Two letters of recommendation from student’s lecturers are required
  • Registration fee payment proof (CHF 200.00).

Required Documents for UNIL Master’s Grants:

  • A copy of your passport or identity card.
  • A cover letter.
  • A complete curriculum vitae.
  • A passport-sized photograph (in JPEG format).
  • The application form is duly completed and signed.
  • Copy of your academic qualifications and transcripts from all examinations taken at the university.
  • A copy of your secondary school diploma. A certified/notarized translation of any diplomas not written in French, German, English, or Italian is required.
  • A copy of the program description of the last semester of your bachelor’s degree, if the degree has not yet been obtained.
  • A copy of the official certificate of knowledge of the language in which the master is taught (TOEFL or IELTS for English and DALF or DELF for French). B2 is the minimum level required to follow the course.
  • Two original letters of recommendation from the candidate’s professor, in sealed envelopes.
  • Proof of payment of the CHF 200.00 administration fee (application processing fee)
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