Erasmus Mundus scholarships

The very best candidates for the FIPDes intake 2023 will receive an Erasmus Mundus scholarship!

The EMJMD scholarships are including student participation costs (including the tuition fees, full insurance coverage and any other mandatory costs related to student participation in the course), a contribution to student travel and installation cost and a subsistence allowance for the entire duration of the EMJMD study programme.
Caution: Geographical balance is taken into account, i.e. no more than 3 candidates with the same nationality can be awarded an EMJMD scholarship during the same intake.
Details on the EMJMD student scholarship amounts are given in the table below:

Contribution typePartner country* nationalityProgramme country** nationality
University fees (participation costs)9.000€/year per student4.500€/year per student

Warning! Students with a double nationality must specify the nationality under which they submit their scholarship application. No change will be possible after the submission of the application.

Additional scholarships for applicants with nationalities of the following countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Montenegro, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

*Partner Country = Students who don’t have the nationality of one of the member states of the European Union, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Serbia, Turkey, United Kingdom or North Macedonia, are considered as students from Partner countries.
Partner Country students who are not residents nor have carried out their main activity (studies, training or work) for more than a total of 12 months over the last 5 years in any Programme Country are considered as Partner Country students. The 5-year reference period for this 12-months rules is calculated backwards as from the submission deadline of applying for the EMJMD scholarship.

Check if the 12-month residence rule applies to you.

**Programme Country = Students who have the nationality of one of those states are considered as students from Programme countries : Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, North Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Serbia and Turkey.

More information about Programme and Partner countries.

Contribution typeResident of a Partner countryResident of a Programme country
Contribution to travel and installation costsTravel costs:
2.000€/year per student (if student’s location is less than 4.000km away from Paris, France, the coordinating institution)
3.000€/year per student (if student’s location is more than 4.000km away from Paris, France, the coordinating institution)

Installation costs:
1.000€ (once) per student
1.000€/year per student
Contribution to subsistence costs1.000€ /month for the entire duration of the EMJMD study programme (= 24 months)1.000€ /month for the entire duration of the EMJMD study programme (= 24 months)

Contribution to subsistence costs must not be given to:
- Programme and Partner country students for the EMJMD periods (study, research, placement, thesis preparation) spent in their country of residence.
- Partner country students for the EMJMD periods exceeding 3 months spent in any Partner country.

For more information, please read this document carefully :

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Rules Erasmus Mundus Scholarship

Here you can find a list of other scholarship opportunities

General scholarships:

General scholarship opportunities for all students
CategoryScholarship-Websites FIPDes students with these scholarships
Funding portal within the EUEuropean Funding Guide
Search engine for scholarshipsScholarshipportal, Scholarships for Development, Scholarships Links, Scholarship-Positions, Scholarships
Scholarships for studies in FranceCampus France5 students
Scholarships for studies at Paris-Saclay universities / AgroParisTechParis-Saclay scholarships17 students
Scholarships for studies in IrelandCentenary Scholarship Programme (DIT)

Ulysses programme

6 students
Scholarships for studies in ItalyCOINOR

Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

9 students


Scholarships for Asian students
CountryScholarship FIPDes students with
these scholarships
South-East AsiaLotus+
IndonesiaLPDP2 students
Taiwan1 student


Scholarships for European students
CountryScholarship FIPDes students with these
All EU countriesErasmus+ Master degree loans
Eastern Europe (Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus.)EUROEAST
DenmarkState Educational Grant and Loan Scheme
EstoniaEstonian Students Fund in USA1 student
FranceParis-Saclay scholarship2 students
IrelandSUSI1 student
SloveniaSKLAD1 student

Latin America:

Scholarships for Latin American students
CountriesScholarship FIPDes students with
these scholarships
Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica,
El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama and Uruguay
Costa RicaUniversity of Costa Rica1 student
EcuadorSENESCYT1 student
El SalvadorBECAS
3 students


Other countries
Africa, Caribbean, PacificCaribu
Many different countries (OPEC Fund for International Development)OFID

Applicants are encouraged to search for external funding as early as possible.

This project has been funded with the support from the European Commission. This communication reflects only the views of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

- Updated October 2022 -