Applications are opened for the EURECOM Excellence Scholarships to study in France. The scholarship program has been established by EURECOM, with the support of the Institute Carnot and is opened to outstanding and highly motivated students who wish to pursue a Master of Science and who can demonstrate a proven appetite for research.
These scholarships to study in Europe are to be used for entry in academic year 2021/22 only and cannot be used for 2022/23 entry or beyond. EURECOM has 4 Master of science (Internet Of Things, Digital Security, Data Science and Engineering, Mobile Computing Systems) fully taught in English.
Created in 1991, EURECOM is a French Graduate school and a research center in digital sciences, located on the French Riviera, in the heart of Sophia Antipolis Techno Park. The institution is part of the Institut Mines-Télécom and it is a founding member of the SophiaTech Campus in Sophia Antipolis. Eurecom is a mall higher education institution that offers courses and programs leading to master degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. You may also check the list of Top Scholarships to Study in France for foreign students.
- Host institution: EURECOM in France.
- Fields of Study: Internet Of Things, Digital Security, Data Science and Engineering, Mobile Computing Systems.
- Number of Awards: up to 18.
- Duration: programs’ duration.
- Target group: open to all nationalities.
Benefits of EURECOM Excellence Scholarships
This scholarship program to study in France includes 2 SUPER EXCELLENCE scholarships of EUR 10.000 as well as a limited number (up to 16) EXCELLENCE scholarships of EUR 5.000 for the complete master (24 months). The scholarship is paid to the awarded student after arrival at EURECOM (Nov-Dec 2021 to be confirmed).
Eligibility for EURECOM Excellence Scholarships in France
This scholarship program to study in France is open to students who satisfy the following criteria:
- holding a Bachelor’s degree in a related field (Computer science, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Engineering, etc) from a recognized top university :
- must appear in one of the international ranking list: THE, QS, ARWU
- or in Top 50 Chinese Universities according to ARWU , Top 50 Indian engineering colleges or universities (NIRF India)
- Depending on the case, top universities of the country appearing in THE, QS, ARWU, CS Ranking, Scimago by subject : Computer Science and ICT; or Location: Asia or Latin America ranking or in QS BRICS, Asia, Latin America, Arab Region or EECA (Emerging Europe and Central Asia) ranking.
- Minimum Overall GPA score of 3.5/4 or belonging to the top 10% of your graduating class (an official document issued by your university that proves you are among the top 10% of your graduating class, such as a statement signed and stamped by your University, a reference letter, a class ranking certificate, etc.)
- Be research-driven: to be able to demonstrate his/her appetite to undertake a PhD – preferably at EURECOM- after the Master (a short letter explaining your motivation for research and your possible topic will be required).
- University of Waikato Doctoral Scholarship for All;
- Special Scholarship Program at Kochi University of Technology;
- Friedrich Naumann Foundation Scholarships for Master and PhD;
- Elizabeth Greenshields Scholarship at Laval University;
Eligible applicants who wish to apply for this scholarship program should click on the apply button below and follow given instructions to submit their application.
Besides the normal application package, you will also be asked to upload three (3) additional “Excellence scholarship” specific documents:
- Proof of excellence of your university (ex: screenshot of ranking webpage)
- Your overall GPA or belonging to top 10% of your class (one page where the information is highlighted)
- One short letter describing your appetite for research and – if possible- the topic you foresee (one page maximum).
The application deadline is . For more details on the EURECOM Excellence Scholarships to study in France, please visit the official page. To be the first to see latest opportunities, please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.