Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2018–2019


Deadline  :  30 November 2017

Date          :  01 September 2018

Duration  :  3 years maximum (starting in September)

Benefits   : covers a monthly payment, exemption of tuition fees, health insurance, air fare, housing allowance, etc., as applicable.


The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship is offered via the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students FCSs  to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries. The scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a master’s degree or PhD and at foreign artists holding a bachelor’s degree.


  • valid for full-time PhD studies in Switzerland. It is not valid for mixed PhD programmes (part time in Switzerland and part time in another country)
  • Highly qualified postgraduate students (possessing the required degrees) from all academic fields.

Please click the link below for detailed facts about scholarship for Myanmar Students

Myanmar (ZIP, 374 kB, 19.07.2017)c Year

Submission of Application

Swiss Embassy in Myanmar
11 Kabaung Lane, 5 1/2 mile, Pyay Road, Hlaing Tsp Yangon
E-mail: [email protected]
Tel: 00951534754

For more information

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2018–2019 Academi