Scholarship “d’excellence” at Grenoble Alpes University in France

The « Initiative d’excellence » Université Grenoble Alpes is welcoming applications from foreign students for the Master Scholarship program. Apply and live your academic experience with a breathtaking view of the Alps!


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Organization/Company: Created from the merger in 2016 of the Joseph Fourier, Pierre-MendèsFrance and Stendhal Universities, the Université Grenoble Alpes is one of France’s leading institutions for higher education and research.

On the strength of its 80 laboratories and its six-centre structure, research at the Université Grenoble Alpes enjoys greater cross-disciplinarity to place it at the forefront of innovation. The merged university is now in a position to provide its 45,000 students with cross-disciplinary courses and facilitate pathways to transition between degree programmes. The range of courses offered and research at the Université Grenoble Alpes in partnership with local research organisations and higher education institutions covers all disciplines, from basic science to humanities and social sciences, not to mention arts, languages, literature, technology and health. It is this diversity that stimulates innovation at the borders where disciplines meet, all in the name of serving society.

Apart from regular courses in French, the Grenoble Alpes University offers a wide range of courses in English for international students.


Duty Station:  Grenoble, France


Open To: Students currently enrolled in a non-french university


Timeframe: scholarship for the academic year 2018-2019


Deadline: July 31st


Job description: The « Initiative d’excellence » (IDEX in short) Université Grenoble Alpes is welcoming applications for the Master Scholarship program. Applications to this program are open to foreign students who apply to one of the Masters offered by the following higher education and research institutions: Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Grenoble (ENSAG), Grenoble INP, Sciences Po Grenoble, Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA)

The selection of the candidates will mainly take into account their academic record and their material situation



Applicants can apply to:

- The first year of a Master (and thus are eligible for one or two years of funding)

- The second year of a Master (and thus are eligible for one year of funding)


Students must be currently enrolled in a University outside of France



- The amount of the scholarship is 8000 euros per academic year for master 1

- For master 2, as the second semester is devoted to the final master thesis (funded internship) the amount of the scholarship is 5000 euros


Application process:

- The student must first apply to one of the Masters offered by the above-mentioned higher education and research institutions

- During the application process (or at the end of the application process in some cases), the student will receive the required information to apply for the scholarship

- The results for the Master Scholarships will be sent shortly after the admission results for the Master to which the student applied


Useful links:

University of Grenoble Alpes

Université Grenoble Alpes International

Scholarship link


Contact information:

Université Grenoble Alpes

621 avenue Centrale

38400 Saint-Martin-d'Hères



edited by  Ludovica Mondati


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