French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs provides to the nationals of india this Exchange scholarship program which is for pursuing bachelor’s or master’s degree level(designed for exchange students for a period of one to four months (duration of an academic semester) in any of the courses offered by the universities in France. The offer is obtainable at France.
- About the eligibility:-
To be eligible one must be:-
Be an Indian national and reside in India
-be 30 years old maximum
-be currently enrolled at an Indian institution of higher learning
-complete the statement of purpose in the application form, highlighting the reasons for choosing France and the institution to which he/she has applied/been admitted and his/her plans upon completion of the course. The student must also explain why he/she would be a worthy candidate for the scholarship.
-produce a detailed Curriculum Vita.
-produce attested mark/grade sheets of 10th, 12th, degree/diploma and ongoing semester (latest marksheet/transcript).
-produce a NOC from the Institute or University in india where he/she is working/studying currently have a bilateral cooperation between the Institute or University he/she is studying in India and the Institute/University/Laboratory where he/she intends to do the exchange program.
-produce at least an email correspondence to show that he/she is in the process of getting the invitation/acceptance letter from an institution in France at the time filling the online application, or a scanned copy of the confirmed invitation/acceptance letter.
- About the nationality:-
The students of India are eligible for this scholarship.
- About the awards:-
- Scholarship is offered for a period of one to four months.
- Benefits include:
-Free student visa, including CEF fee waiver
-Monthly stipend of 615 euros for up to 10 months (= 1 academic year)
-Medical insurance coverage
-Access to student housing: Assistance to find affordable student accommodation
-Full tuition waiver at public universities: Partial tuition waivers may be granted by other institutions, according to their individual policies
- About the applying procedure and the Deadline:-
- Applications should be sent to scholarship.france-at-gmail.com.
- The application deadline is 1st December 2013.