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The ETH Foundation's Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Programme (ESOP) provides students with a scholarship, mentorship, and a network. During the Master's degree programme, the scholarship covers all study and living expenses.
|INR 11,42,729 per semester
|Type of scholarship
|Level of program
|ETH Zurich Excellence Scholarship
The Excellence Scholarship/ESOP includes a scholarship for living and study expenses (INR 11,42,729 per semester) as well as a tuition fee waiver.
ESOP is granted for the duration of the Master's programme (three or four semesters). This also holds true for the tuition fee waiver.
Only ETH Bachelor students are eligible to begin the ESOP on leave.
To be considered for the scholarship, you must apply to ETH Zurich for a Master's degree programme. In addition to the documents required for Master's admission, you must submit a pre-proposal for your master's thesis. Before December 15, 2023, the scholarship application form and supporting documents must be submitted online.
To access the online application system and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship, please visit the official website (link provided in the above table).
Benefits WorthINR 100,000
Course LevelPost Graduation
Benefits WorthINR 2,459,300
Benefits WorthINR 600,000
In addition to the Master admission documents, you must submit a pre-proposal for your master thesis [guidelines_preproposal (PDF, 86 KB)].
The Admissions Committees of the respective Master's programmes evaluate the applications. Around 60 ESOP scholarships will be assigned to students beginning in the academic year 2023/24.
The Rector of ETH Zurich makes the final decision on scholarship awards under the Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Programme. The number of annual scholarships is determined by the availability of funds. Decisions are expected to be communicated by the end of March.
You can contact the below mentioned official to get your queries answered.
Dr. Barbara E. Hellermann
Financial Aid Office
Phone- +41 44 632 20 23 / +41 44 632 20 88
E-Mail- [email protected]
For international students, the acceptance rate at ETH Zurich is 27%.
All Bachelor's programmes are taught in German, whereas most Master's and doctoral programmes are taught in English.
Don't be concerned if you want to work in Switzerland but don't speak German, French, or Italian. You'll be able to get by with English, particularly in major cities like Zurich and Geneva.