Students who wish to benefit from financial support to finance their semester, year or master’s degree in France can apply for the financial aid below:
This one-year scholarship includes a round trip plane ticket from your home country to France, coverage of study and insurance costs, as well as a monthly stipend (around 700€) for housing, meals and living expenses. Each year, priority areas are identified for the allocation of French Government Scholarships.
How to apply? All information is available on the website of the French Embassy in your country of origin where you can learn about the procedure and the supporting documents required. Application deadlines are different from an embassy to another.
The Eiffel scholarship is an excellence scholarship. All nationalities outside of France are eligible (candidates with two nationalities of which one is French are not eligible). Obtaining this scholarship, for a period of 12 to 24 months, offers a monthly allowance of approximately € 1,181 and the payment of study costs (tuition fees and CVEC fee) among other advantages!
Each year, areas are recognized as priorities. More information here.
Who can apply? The Eiffel Program is reserved for non-French nationals. Candidates
with two nationalities of which one is French are not eligible. Candidates for the master’s component must be 25 or under at the time of the 2022 competition—that is, they must have been born after the 31st of March 1996. The candidate must apply to a Master registered in the fields of study covered by the Eiffel scholarship.
How to apply? Read the guidelines of the Eiffel scholarship carefully. If your field of study is covered by the Eiffel scholarship program, contact the Head of Master of the program you have selected. If he/she decides to support your application, you will receive the guidelines and calendar to follow. The International Relations office of UBFC will grant you access to the platform dedicated to Eiffel applications.
When do I apply? You can contact the Head of Master as of now. If he/she supports your application, you will need to fill out the application form on the dedicated platform before November 29th 2021.
Who is in charge of submitting my application? Only applications submitted by French higher education institutions are accepted.
If you are going on an exchange or as part of a double-degree at one of our partner universities (click on “voir les calques” on the left), you can benefit from an alliance scholarship.
How to apply? Only the heads of your master’s degree are the decision-makers regarding the attribution of this scholarship, after acceptance for your mobility from UBFC and the partner university.
The ISITE-BFC Excellence scolarship is based on your results, experience and projects. It can be attributed for up to 10 months.
How to apply? Only the heads of your master’s degree are the decision-makers regarding the attribution of this scholarship.