Description of Scholarship:

Fully-Funded E4D Doctoral Scholarships announced by ETH Zurich for International Students and Domestic Students to study in Switzerland. The scholarship allows Research level programm(s) in the field(s) of Engineering taught at ETH Zurich. The last date of applying for this scholarship is 04/30/2022 and scholarship provide 175'000 CHF to cover the salary costs to successful candidates.
The ETH Zurich provide a golden chance to International Students and Domestic Students to complete their studies in the field(s) of Engineering at Switzerland on scholarship.

Short Detail of Fully-Funded E4D Doctoral Scholarships:

schoolInstitute Name: ETH Zurich.
map Country to Study in: Switzerland.
book Courses Offered:  Engineering.
reading Degree Level: Research.
student Students Nationality: International Students and Domestic Students.
funding Scholarship Award: 175'000 CHF to cover the salary costs.
calendar Last Date/Dead Line: 04/30/2022.

The goal of the Engineering for Development (E4D) Programme is to promote research and education for the benefit of underprivileged people in low-income countries.

The E4D Programme is generously funded through the Sawiris Foundation for Social Developmentcall_made and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.call_made The current programme phase runs from 2019 to 2023.

Fully-funded E4D Doctoral Scholarships, Switzerland 2022-23 are available to undertake Research level programs at ETH Zurich.

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Requirements Criteria for Scholarship:

  • Existing contact with an ETH professor in the field of your study is highly recommended
  • A high English proficiency level is necessary (the following certificates are accepted)
  • Maximum age: 40 years
  • Excellent MSc or MA degree with high academic performance is necessary
  • ONLY contact an ETH professor with a concrete project idea

Please read the Eligibility Criteria and Application Requirements (PDF, 180 KB)vertical_align_bottom document.

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How to Apply for Scholarship:

Application Documents for an E4D Doctoral scholarship concept note comprise:

  • Project description (using this template (DOCX, 14 KB)vertical_align_bottom)
  • CV of the candidate
  • Excellent MSc or MA degree from a recognized university and grade transcripts
  • Support letter of the supervising professor at ETH Zurich, clearly stating the financial contribution to the project
  • 2 reference letters from your field of research
  • Own publications or documentation of relevant activities relating to the project
  • Bibliography
  • Names and contacts of 5 independent external reviewers

Please enter your information and upload all documents in the electronic form below.

Scholarship Benefits:

The grant sum is 175’000 CHF to cover the salary costs of the doctoral students for three years.