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École Polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Summer Fellowships to International Students, Switzerland

International candidates are invited to apply for the summer fellowships program. The program is organized by the School of Computer and Communication Sciences of the École Polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne.

The grants are available for students who enrolled in BSc, BTech, MSc, MTech, or equivalent programs in the field of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Telecommunications, or Electrical Engineering.

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EPFL is Europe’s most cosmopolitan technical university. It specializes in natural sciences and engineering. It is widely regarded as a world-leading university and ranks12th in the world across all fields in their 2017/2018 ranking.

Why at École Polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne? EPFL is the most metropolitan area of European technical universities. EPFL provides high-quality infrastructure and a working environment for students and teachers, which encourages innovation.

Application Deadline: 1st February each year, 15th November each year

Eligibility

The applicant must meet the following eligibility criteria-

  • Funded education is available to students from all around the world.
  • The funds are awarded to study the graduate and postgraduate degree program in the field of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Telecommunications, and Electrical Engineering.
  • At the time of application, applicants must be enrolled in the 2nd year Bachelor or above. Projects are offered competitively to students with excellent academic results.

How to Apply

  • How to apply: For being a part of the grant, you need to take an enrollment at the institute at admission. After admission, applicants need to register by completing an online application for the programme. Once you register on the application website, you will need to fill some information about yourself, choose up to three domains of scientific interest, and upload some documents.
  • Supporting Documents: All students must submit a CV, all their university transcripts, and a letter of motivation in PDF all documents.
  • Admission Requirements: For this opportunity, applicants must hold or be completing an EPFL Bachelor degree (B.S.) and have achieved a minimum GPA of 4.5 in that degree program. You must also have a solid basis of programming, algebra, statistics, signal processing. A strong interest in the digital humanities is expected.
  • Language Requirement: The applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

Benefits

The educational award provides a living allowance of CHF of 1,600. Refund of travel costs per month (Pro Ratna for real period) and travel costs (second class train ticket or low cost/economy airfare).

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