The International Scholarship Programme of the ENS Cachan is open to foreign students performing or who have studied and obtained their last degree abroad. This programme is aimed at students wishing to apply for a second year Research Master (RM2) or for a PhD in order to follow or pursue their research training in one of the departments or laboratories of the ENS Cachan. Priority is given to students who wish to undertake a complete second year of Research Master or a joint PhD (“cotutelle”).
The amount of the grant is 1000 euros per month and duration of stay is 6 to 12 months.
The selection procedure comprises two stages: “pre-selection” and “final selection”.
To participate, you must first apply online. Before you begin, please read very carefully Rules of the International Scholarship Programme at:
The application form must be completed carefully. We advise you to go first every page of the application online and rate the items you need (by clicking OK, you go to the next page). When you have prepared the information needed for the nomination, it will be easier to complete the record.
If your application online is the selection criteria of the ENS Cachan, you will be prompted (e) to attend the final selection stage.
The online application site is open until January 16, 2011.
To begin your application, click on the link “Online Application” below. As long as you do not click on “Submit Application / Submit your application, you can always return your application to supplement or modify.
In case of problems, please write to :
Deadline: January 16, 2011
For more information: