Charpak Master's Scholarship

Awarded by : Campus France

Updated on Apr 28, 2022
Nidhi Yadav

University Research Analyst

Charpak Master's Scholarship

  • Applicable for

    All universities in France

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 10,13,880/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level


  • Intake year

    Sep 2022

  • Type of scholarships


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Scholarship Overview

  • Campus France is a government agency that operates under the French Ministry of External Affairs and the Ministry of higher Education and Research
  • This scholarship is designed for one to two years, (September - June, 10 months per academic year) of studies in France at the Master’s degree level for all streams and fields of study

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree

This scholarship is applicable for all universities in France

  • Master’s degree level for all streams and fields of study

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Euro 12,000 => Rs 10,13,880

Conversion rate used: 1 Euro = Rs. 84.82 (last updated 1st December 2022)

Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense Scholarship amount can be used for this
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Monthly living allowance of 700 euros
  • Tuition fee waiver upto 5000 euros
  • Assistance to find affordable student accommodation (priority access to CROUS residencies, subject to availability)
  • Student visa and Etudes en France fee waiver 

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

No specific eligibility requirement mentioned on the Scholarship site, student profile will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable


The applicant must:

  • be an Indian national and reside in India

  • be 30 years old maximum at the time of application

  • be a student currently enrolled/have studied at an Indian Institution of higher learning or a young professional employed in a company for a maximum of 3 years at the time of application

  • the course must take place in France. If you have one semester or more of studies in another country, the scholarship will not be provided during that period

  • an exception will be made for Charpak scholarship holders who are currently completing their M1 in France. They may re-apply for a second year of funding in order to complete their M2. There is no automatic renewal of the scholarship at the M2 level. Acceptance will be subject to academic performance at the M1 level and a new statement of purpose

  • non-scholarship holders currently pursuing M1 in France are not eligible for the scholarship

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India

Application Process for this scholarship

Application Documents

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
LOR Required
CV Required

The students must submit their application on the online scholarship portal along with the scans of following documents:

  • Passport size photograph (please make sure that the photograph uploaded is formal)

  • Scanned copy of the first page of your passport (with photo and expiry date). If you will be getting your passport after the deadline, please attach proof of your passport application.

  • Full Curriculum Vitae (maximum 2 pages).

  • Scanned copy of your admission/acceptance letter from the French higher education institution. If you have not received it before the deadline, attach an email correspondence to show that you are in the process of getting the acceptance letter from them.

  • Scanned copies of mark sheets and degree of Higher Secondary School (XII), Bachelor's and Master's degrees (including those of completed semesters of the ongoing degree)

  • French language certificate, if any (DELF /DALF or from any recognized university)

  • Document of employment / internship record, if applicable

  • Letter (s) of recommendation from the current Indian university/employer or the institution last attended. The letter(s) of recommendation should be submitted as scanned copies of the original typed and signed paper letters. They have to include the signature and the contact details of the referee, and (if possible) should be on headed paper of the institution and bear a stamp of the institution

Scholarship Application

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application start date Not Available
  • Opening of the call for applications: Monday, 3 January 2022
Application final end date Not Available
  • Deadline has passed
Results April 29, 2022
  • Publication of results: Friday, 29 April 2022

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

FAQ Link
Contact email

Additional Information

  • Awardees of the scholarship are contacted via email; the results can also be seen at: 
  • The application will be selected on the basis of applicants' academic excellence, as well as the consistency and quality of their statement of purpose
  • There is no CGPA/percentage cut-off for the scholarship
  • Knowledge of French will be an asset but is not mandatory
  • A tie-up between applicants' current Indian institution and their future French institution will also be an asset

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