2016 International Master’s Scholarship Program at University of Paris-Saclay in France

2016 International Master’s Scholarship Program at University of Paris-Saclay in France

Over 170 international scholarships are open for one year to M1 or M2-level students. These scholarships are available for prospective students commencing for master’s (nationally-certified degree) programs for the 2016-2017.

The University of Paris-Saclay would like to promote access to its master’s (nationally-certified degree) programs to international students, taught in its member establishments, and to make it easier for highly-qualified foreign students to attend its University especially those wishing to develop an academic project through research up to the doctoral level.

University of Paris-Saclay is developing a strategy of international university cooperation, based on the quality of education provided by its members and research teams, which boast the highest international standards.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for master’s (nationally-certified degree) programs.

Study Subject: Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

List of Subject: Scholarships applies to all disciplines at the university.

Scholarship Award:
-The University of Paris-Saclay scholarship is 10,000€ per year. It is paid by the establishment the candidate is registered in for the duration of the academic year, and for a period of no less than 10 consecutive months per year.
-A maximum of 1,000€ for travel and VISA expenses is also awarded depending on the candidate’s country of origin.

Scholarship can be taken at: France

-Newcomer international students, maximum 30 years old the year of acceptance. Foreign students living in France less than one year, taking language classes not eligible for a degree (type FLE).
-Studies cannot be suspended more than two years
-The scholarship cannot be cumulated with any other type of scholarship whose amount exceeds 600€/month.

Nationality: International students can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Students wishing to obtain a master’s degree in one of Paris-Saclay University’s member establishments (entering an M1 or an M2 directly) can apply.

French Language Requirements: Very few program are taught in English. They highly recommend that applicants for French degrees have attained level B1 in French as a minimum. However, no language certificate is required.

Supporting Material: After having completed the online form, the person responsible for the master’s program must add the following documents:
-The application completed by the candidate and signed by the person responsible for the master’s program and the person responsible for the establishment’s International Relations Division
-The student’s complete resume
-The motivation letter
-The recommendation letter
-The list of courses taken in the last two years
-The grades of the last two years and the current year
-The student’s rating (if possible)
-Photocopy of the student’s passport

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. Application for the scholarship program:
Step 1: Selected students automatically receive by email a link to the online application form they must fill in.
Step 2: Upon receipt of this email, the student has 8 days to complete and validate the application form and to provide the names of two referents.
Step 3: The two referents provided by the candidate each receive an email with a link to an online recommendation form. They have 8 days to complete and validate this form online. The candidate is automatically informed when each form has been validated. It is the candidate’s responsibility to make sure each referent has validated the recommendation forms on time.
Step 4: The file is considered complete when the two recommendation forms have been validated. Important: the candidate will not receive a message stipulating that his file is complete.
Step 5: The final decision is the responsabily of a panel of experts of University of Paris-Saclay. The candidates admitted into the scholarship program will be informed by email 48 hours after the meeting of the jury. When the student receives the confirmation email, he/she will have 8 days to accept or refuse the scholarship. If the student fails to respond within this timeframe, he/she will be considered as having refused the scholarship.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The deadline for application is 29th February 2016.

Scholarship Link


  1. gidaju petros

    January 26, 2016 at 6:53 AM

    sir/madam I am gidaju petros From Ethiopia.firstly i wanna to thank Your government ,whom endow us such golden opportunity.i have been graduated by accounting on augest 2014 with GPA 3.50.i would like to proceed in Msc. Level by accounting or related field. i have great respect and passion to Your Beloved community as we have a long aged relation with our country Ethiopia. Could You Contact Me kindly? email petrosgidaju@ yahoo.com phone 251916056515i hope you will accept me and i also be one of your great university community. thanks With best regards

  2. Tamirat Anjulo

    January 26, 2016 at 12:23 PM

    My name is Tamirat Anjulo Debena. I am from SNNPRs Ethiopian & I have LL.B Law 1st degree . Now I need LL.M law free & fully funded scholarship.Thanks for your positive replies.My phone =+251912256989, Email= malalamiracle@gmail.com Tamirat Anjulo

  3. Muhammed Hassen Akalu

    January 28, 2016 at 2:36 PM

    sir/madam I am Muhammed Hassen From Ethiopia.firstly I wanna to thank Your government ,whom endow us such golden opportunity.I have been graduated by Computer Science on June 2015 with GPA 3.15.I would like to proceed in Msc. Level by Computer Science or related field. I have great respect and passion to Your Beloved community as we have a long aged relation with our country Ethiopia. Could You Contact Me kindly? email muhammedhassen73@gmail.com, phone 251925300729,i hope you will accept me and i also be one of your great university community. Thanks With best regards. Posted on January 27th, 2016

  4. Melese Reta

    February 2, 2016 at 7:03 PM

    Hello sir/madam,my name is Melese Reta from Ethiopia. I have been graduated from Jimma university on June2015 in civil engineering with B.Sc degree.I would like to upgrade my course in your university in civil engineering or related field.could you contact me kindly? I have great respect for your beloved community and your university.my phone number:+251912810451 OR Email:melukoo2013@gmail.com Thanks with best regards!!

  5. asmare nigussie

    March 24, 2016 at 9:57 AM

    hello,first of all i wuold like to thank for giving this opportunity for developing countries,i am asmare nigussie from Ethiopia,5th year civil engineering,i am very happy if you help me this chance,please help me,i am poor in background,i can’t continue my masters,i need your strong support, conact me with 251926707029 or email me by asmanigu04@gmail.com

  6. abdilahi abdi ali

    May 10, 2016 at 12:54 PM

    hello my name is abdulahi iam verry intersting the schlolarship program for french govern iam post graduate for bachelor of public admin. in east africa university and i wloud like to succes this golden opportunitise and my phone no is +25290-7773154 thank u all

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