Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2023-2024 Academic Year

Local news, 16.08.2022

Vietnamese postgraduate researchers from all academic fields are invited to apply for the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships to pursue a research fellowship or undertake either a PhD or postdoctoral research at one of the Swiss cantonal universities, universities of applied sciences, research institutes or the two federal institutes of technology. Only candidates nominated by an academic supervisor at one of the Swiss higher educational institutions can be considered.

Application deadline: 25 November 2022

More information on all application requirements for Vietnamese researchers can be found here.

The application package can be obtained by the Embassy of Switzerland in Vietnam by email to upon request.

The Swiss Government promotes intellectual exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries, including Vietnam. Each year, the Swiss Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students awards a selected number of Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships to highly qualified and ambitious postgraduate researchers of any academic discipline, including young medical doctors.

For general information, visit the website of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI).