The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs has established the Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Programme for Master degrees as an appeal to the most excellent foreign students to pursue Master´s degree studies offered by French higher education institutions. Monthly grants worth up to 1181 euro will be awarded for 12 to 24 months (up to 36 months for students registered in Engineering degrees).
Candidates must fulfil the requirements to be admitted to a Master´s degree; the preferred fields of study for applicants are Engineering, Economic and Managerial Sciences, Law and Political Science. Selection will be made on the basis of the academic excellence of candidates, the international relations policy framework of the higher education institution they have chosen, and the priorities of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the field of educational cooperation. The upper age limit for candidates is set at 30 years old.