Deadline: January 31, 2018.

The UBS Center Scholarships are full scholarships awarded every year to outstanding university graduates to undertake doctoral studies at the Zurich Graduate School of Economics. These Scholarships are open to international students.

Scholarships are awarded to candidates on the grounds of outstanding academic merit, and continuing support will be subject to satisfactory completion of course work.

The University of Zurich, located in the city of Zürich, is the largest university in Switzerland, with over 26,000 students. It was founded in 1833 from the existing colleges of theology, law, medicine and a new faculty of philosophy.

The UBS Center Scholarships are full scholarships, covering living expenses and all fees. Scholarship holders are free to choose their supervisor and have no mandatory duties beyond the completion of the coursework and their doctorate.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing doctoral studies at the Zurich Graduate School of Economics.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in all subjects offered by the Zurich Graduate School of Economics.

Scholarship Award:

  • The UBS Center Scholarships cover living expenses and all fees. The stipend covering living expenses currently stands at CHF 42’500 per year.
  • Scholarships are offered to award holders for a period of four years, subject to satisfactory completion of course work.

Scholarship can be taken in Switzerland

Eligibility:

  • Scholarships are open to graduates from around the world, they are awarded to candidates on the grounds of outstanding academic merit, and continuing support will be subject to satisfactory completion of course work. While preference may be given to students whose research plans include areas of interest of the UBS International Center of Economics in Society, applications from all areas are welcomed.
  • Admission to the Zurich Graduate School of Economics is a pre-condition for being considered for a UBS Center Scholarship.
  • The UBS Center Scholarships are full scholarships, covering living expenses and all fees. Scholarship holders are free to choose their supervisor and have no mandatory duties beyond the completion of the course work and their doctorate. We do however encourage students to contribute to departmental teaching because it is in their own interest to acquire good teaching skills.

Nationality: Graduates from around the world can apply for this UBS scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: Applications should be submitted online.

Online Application

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 31, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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13 COMMENTS

  1. Hello, I’m Hailemicheal Teklay from Ethiopia, I have done my B Sc degree in soil science but I can’t go further duo to lack of finance. Please I need assistance to attend my MSc degree. I will be delighted if I’m granted this opportunity to study in Switzerland. please help me.If you are in need to contact me am available at my email address haileteklay2009@gmail.com

  2. Hello, I’m Tamrat from Ethiopia, I have my B. Sc in Management Information System(MIS) but can’t go further due to lack of finance. Please I need assistance to enable me further my career I will be delighted if I’m granted this opportunity to study in Switzerland please help me. You can reach via email or phone. tamratgeta@yahoo.com.251910779270.

  3. Hello, I’m MATTHEW TARI from Nigeria, I have my B. Sc in Economics but can’t go further duo to lack of finance. Please I need assistance to enable me further my career I will be delighted if I’m granted this opportunity to study in Switzerland please help me. You can reach via email or phone. tarimatthew4king@gmail.com and or 07034811013/08081061019

  4. H I am Jemal Burka From Ethiopia.I have BADegree In Geographyand enviromental study from Haramaya university.Now,I am
    Studing Urban Housing in Msc Ethiopian Civil Service Unverity.If iam your choise

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  6. DEAR SCHOLARSHIP TEAM,

    PLEASE I JUST WANT TO KNOW FROM YOU;WOULD YOU RECOGNIZED A DIPLOMA STUDENT TO APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIP?BECAUSE I DID MY DIPLOMA IN BANKING AND FINANCE.DUE TO MY FINANCIAL CONSTRAINTS,I WON’T PURSUE FOR BACHELOR OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE.I HOPE YOU WILL NOT HESTITATE TO CONTACT ME.
    I AM LOOKING FORWARD FOR YOUR POSITIVE RESPONSE.
    THANK IN ADVANCE.

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