UNIL Master's Grants
University of Lausanne

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M.Tech. (Master of Technology),M.Arch. (Master of Architecture),M.Plan. (Master of Planning),M.Com. (Master of Commerce),M.S. (Master of Surgery),M.Phil. (Master of Philosophy),M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration),M.Ed. (Master of Education),M.S. (Master of Science),M.Des. (Master of Design),M.C.A. (Master of Computer Applications),M.Optom. (Master of Optometry),M.P.H. (Master of Public Health),M.Voc. (Master of Vocation),M.H.R.D.M. (Master in Human Resources Development Management),M.Ch. (Master of Chirurgiae),M.Sc. (Master of Science),M.Text. (Master of Textile),M.A (Master of Arts),LLM (Master of Laws)

Scholarship Overview

Université de Lausanne (UNIL), Switzerland invites applications for UNIL Master’s Grants 2020 from graduate students who want to pursue a master’s degree at the University. The scholarship aims to support meritorious students who have graduated with high scores from foreign universities. Around 10 selected students will be awarded CHF 1,600 per month for a period of 10 months within a year.


Around 10 selected students will be awarded CHF 1,600 per month for a period of 10 months within a year for the complete duration of the master's course. 


  • A passport size photograph
  • Copy of secondary school diploma
  • A copy of the bachelor’s certificate and all the grade transcripts
  • A copy of the bachelor’s programme description of the last semester (if the degree has not been offered by the university at the time of application)
  • Updated CV
  • Cover letter
  • Two original letters of recommendation from university lecturers in sealed envelopes
  • A copy of the language certificate in which master’s course will be taught (IELTS or TOEFL for English and DELF or DALF for French
  • A copy of passport or identity card
  • Payment proof of CHF 200.00 administrative fee


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by May2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Hold a bachelor degree from a foreign university equivalent to a bachelor at UNIL
  • Have outstanding academic results during previous studies before applying for Master’s degree at UNIL
  • Have a language level of at least B2 (according to the European Language Portfolio global scale) in French and at least C1 in English according to the language in which the chosen course program will be taught
  • Be seeking for fresh admission at UNIL 
  • Have paid the administration fee of CHF 200.00

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:

Step 1: Click here to download the application form.
Step 2: Complete the application form and attach the required documents.
Step 3: Pay the administration fee of CHF 200.00.
Step 4: Send the completed application form with documents by post to

Université de Lausanne
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CH - 1015 Lausanne