Course(s) Offered: Sciences, Social sciences, Arts/Humanities
Course Level: Graduate (masters)
Provider: ENS de Lyon
Country to Study in: France
The Ampère Scholarships of Excellence provide excellent international students with the opportunity to pursue one of the eligible Masters programs offered at École normale supérieure (ENS) de Lyon in France.
International students are provided the opportunity to enrol in one of the ENS de Lyon Masters programs in the Exact Sciences, the Arts or the Human and Social Sciences (excluding the FEADép Master’s programs).
The Ampère Scholarship is awarded for a Masters Program and a predetermined duration. The ENS de Lyon and its partners welcome applications from eligible candidates.
You must be a foreign national.
You must be 26 years old maximum at the application deadline (born after 11 January 1991).
Candidate for admission in Masters Year 1: provide proof that you have obtained a Licence (equivalent to 180 ECTS European credits) or an equivalent diploma/level recognized by the ENS deLyon.
Candidate for admission in Masters Year 2: provide proof that you have successfully reached Masters Year 1 level (equivalent to 240 ECTS European credits) or have attained an equivalentdiploma/level recognized by the ENS de Lyon (e.g.MPhil).
Citizens of ALL countries (i.e. every international student)
École normale supérieure de Lyon (ENS de Lyon), Lyon; France
Fields of study
Masters level studies in the Exact Sciences, the Arts or the Humanities and Social Sciences (excluding the FEADép Master’s programs).
Note that most courses are taught in French.
Number of awards
The number is not specified by the sponsors
The scholarship award is for a duration of 12 months.
[It is renewable for 12 months in Masters Year 2 provided the candidate is selected by the head of the Masters program and validates the Masters Year 1.]
A scholarship value of 1000€/month will be awarded. The Ampère Scholarship is paid to the beneficiary at the end of the month.
Method of Application
To apply, you must complete and submit the online Application Form, and also upload all supporting documents by the deadline date below via the official website.
It is important to carefully read the "Rules Pertaining To The Ampère Scholarship" and also to visit the official website (link to it is below) to access the application forms and detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The deadline to submit the application form (including all supporting documents) at the official website is January 12th 2017 12h00 pm (Time at Lyon - France) .
The awarding and acceptance of the Ampère Scholarship institutes the obligation for the beneficiary to comply with the internal rules and regulations of the ENS de Lyon and to participate with assiduity in the activities prescribed in the Masters Program, notably to take all the examinations.
The ENS de Lyon reserves the right to cease paying the Ampère Scholarship and to demand the reimbursement of sums already paid should the actions of the beneficiary of said scholarship be incompatible with the objectives of the program.
The École normale supérieure de Lyon (also known as ENS Lyon, ENSL or Normale Sup' Lyon) is a highly selective grande école located in Lyon, France. As one of France's four Écoles normales supérieures, ENS Lyon is associated with a strong French tradition of excellence and public service. It trains researchers and teachers in the sciences and the humanities. It is considered as one of the three most prestigious and best French universities along with its sister the École Normale Supérieure located in Paris and the École Polytechnique, and is ranked as the 100th in the world.
Application Deadline: 12 January 2017
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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