2023 Embassy of France Scholarship in Computer Science
The Embassy of France in Nigeria is thrilled to declare the launch of a scholarship scheme aimed at providing financial assistance to students who wish to pursue a computer science degree at a French university during the academic year 2023/2024. The Embassy of France Scholarships 2023 in Computer Science is a fully funded opportunity for Nigerian students to study in France.
The Embassy of France is offering a scholarship program in Computer Science for the year 2023, which is funded by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs in conjunction with the French Ministry for Higher Education and Research. This program is administered by the French Embassy and Campus France Nigeria. The Master’s scholarship program aims to provide Nigerian students with an opportunity to pursue a master’s degree in computer science at a French university, with a particular focus on facilitating the admission process for highly qualified students interested in conducting research as part of their academic projects.
The France Embassy Scholarship in Nigeria dates back to the longstanding relationship between France and Nigeria. France has a strong cultural, economic, and political presence in Nigeria and has been actively engaged in promoting educational and cultural exchanges between the two countries. The scholarship program was initiated by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with the French Ministry for Higher Education and Research, to increase access to French higher education for Nigerian students. The program specifically targets students in the field of computer science, as this is an area of great importance and relevance in today’s digital age.
The program is administered by the French Embassy in Nigeria, in collaboration with Campus France Nigeria, which is a French government agency responsible for promoting French higher education and research abroad. The scholarship program provides Nigerian students with an opportunity to pursue a master’s degree in computer science at a French university and to conduct research as part of their academic projects. Overall, the France Embassy Scholarship in Nigeria represents a significant effort by France to deepen its ties with Nigeria and promote greater educational and cultural exchange between the two countries.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): The Government of France
Host Institution(s): Higher Institutions of Learning in France
Scholarship Worth: Fully Funded
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Masters
Nationality: Nigerian Students
Requirements and eligibility criteria for the 2023 Embassy of France Scholarship in Computer Science:
To be eligible for the 2023 Embassy of France Scholarship in Computer Science, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Applicants must be Nigerian citizens.
- Applicants must be up to 35 years of age at the time of application.
- Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree or Higher National Diploma in science/engineering/technology.
- Applicants must have completed National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).
- Applicants must be fully committed to taking up a course of study in France for the 2023/2024 academic year from September to October.
- French language proficiency is not a must.
Application Procedure for the 2023 Embassy of France Scholarship in Computer Science (How to apply);
Interested applicant who wants to apply for the 2023 Embassy of France Scholarship in Computer Science, must submit their application and all required documents below online.
- Copy of your international passport data page (valid for a minimum of two (2) years)
- Detailed CV
- Personal statement
- Bachelor’s diploma or equivalent
- Undergraduate transcript
- Recommendation letter from your university (not mandatory but strongly recommended)
Application Deadline: 16th April, 2023.
For more information visit the official website