Swiss Government scholarships for university, fine arts and music schools for foreign students

The Swiss Government awards a range of scholarships to foreign students through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS): university scholarships (Swiss universities and Federal Institutes of Technology), arts scholarships (schools of music and fine arts) and scholarships for universities of applied sciences (UAS).


These scholarships provide graduates from all fields with the opportunity to pursue postgraduate studies or research in Switzerland at a public funded university or recognised institution.

For information about the application procedure, please visit the web page of the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI.


To apply, contact the Swiss Embassy in your home country for an application form and information regarding the application deadline.

Print page