2016 Scholarships at the Graduate Institute in Switzerland For International African Students


The Graduate Institute, Geneva offers need-based scholarships to students from Africa to undertake a MA or PhD in its discipline: international history, international economics, political science/international relations, anthropology and sociology of development, international law, and development economics. There are 20 scholarships available for one year renewable for the period of study. The application deadline is 15 January, 2016.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in the field of International Studies, Development Studies, Political Science, International Economics, International Law, International History, Anthropology and Sociology of Development, Development Economics.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master and PhD programme at the Graduate Institute, Geneva.
Scholarship Provider: The Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland
Scholarship can be taken at:  Switzerland
Accreditation: Swiss

Eligibility: Candidates need to demonstrate strong financial needs and very good performance in their studies. Bachelor needs to be in one of the study subjects above.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Scholarship is open for African students.

Scholarship Description: Tuition fees exemption and allowance to support cost of living in Geneva Switzerland.

Number of award(s): There are 20 scholarships available for students.

Duration of award(s): Scholarships are available for one year renewable for the period of study.

What does it cover? Scholarships cover tuition fees and cost of living.

Selection criteria: Scholarships are awarded on need-based.

Notification: Applicants will be notified in March.

How to Apply: Apply to a study programme online.

Online Application

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15 January, 2016.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application 


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