About the scholarship:
For the academic year 2022-2023, applications for the University of Paris SMARTS-UP scholarships program for overseas students are now open.
The University of Paris’ SMARTS-UP program aims to promote internationalization of Master’s courses and improve the reception of international students in order to create a pool of excellence for future doctorate student recruitment. SMARTS-UP will prepare international students to become specialists in their fields as well as future academic executives or senior officials in their home countries or in France.
In this connection, it is planned to grant 120 incoming mobility scholarships for the academic year 2022-2023 in order for University Research Schools (EUR) under the University of Paris to welcome foreign students in various Master’s programs. The scholarships are for one year only.
Selected candidates will receive a €8,000 scholarship divided into two payments (€4,500 in November 2022 and €3,500 in February 2023). The SMARTS-UP scholarships from the University of Paris are a form of financial assistance for your study.
The Université de Paris Graduate Schools provide a wide range of postgraduate degrees. Medical and natural sciences, engineering, social sciences, and humanities are among the topics of study and research covered by the schools. Our master’s and doctoral training programs integrate research-based and cross-disciplinary education (e.g. open science, scientific integrity, and sustainable development), equipping students to address scientific challenges and enable them to succeed in a variety of fields. For a complete list of programs, please go here.
The University of Paris’ 19 University Research Schools are listed below.
- Antimicrobial Resistance
- Translational Bioinformatics
- Biomedical engineering
- Muskulo-skeletal Sciences
- Innovative Therapies in Cancerology
- Drug Development
- Metabolic Disorders
- Public Health
- Earth Planet Universe
- Innovative Materials
- Quantum Technologies
- East Asian Studies
- Psychological Science
- Mathematical Sciences
Eligibility for Scholarship
The following conditions must be met by students who are eligible for the SMARTS-UP scholarships:
- Must be a foreign national who will be attending a French university for the first time (Students preparing for a double degree with a French university are eligible).
- You must not already have a national higher education credential in France.
3, Students who want to apply for the Master 1 must have a foreign diploma that is comparable to a French license (Bachelor).
- Applicants for the Master 2 must have a foreign diploma that is comparable to the Master 1 in France.
- Each Master will apply his or her own selection criteria in addition to these broad criteria.
Candidates who are binational but have French nationality are ineligible. Some students are required to enroll for master’s programs through the Studies in France website.
The last date to apply for the University Of Paris SMARTS-UP, International Scholarships, France 2022-23 is 16 Jan 2022