Université de Nantes actively participates in the Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program, a program established by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, and managed by Campus France. The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program permits French higher education institutions to welcome the best and brightest foreign students in their Master's Degree Programs.

The Eiffel excellence scholarship for Master's degree programs is granted for :

- Maximum of 12 months for the 2nd year of a master's degree program ;
- Maximum of 24 months for the entire Master's degree program (1st and 2nd years)
- Maximum of 36 months for an engineering program.

For further information, please read the vade-mecum.


1 - Foreign students only ;
2 - No older than 30 years old during the 2019 call for applications ; born after March 1989 ;
3 - Not having another scholarship from the French government ;
4 - First time Eiffel scholarship applicants only ;
5 - Nomination for the scholarship requested only at Université de Nantes ;
6 - Sufficient language skills, according to the master's degree requirements (Level B2 in French)  ;
7 - Eligible master's degree program (see list of the eligible fields of study).

Eligible fields of study

  • Engineering Sciences
  • Economics and Management
  • Law
  • Political Sciences

Master's Degree Programs List

Deadlines and application procedure

If you satisfy the eligibility requirements above and you wish to apply for the Eiffel scholarship for a master's degree program at Université de Nantes, please contact the International Relations Office for further information.

PLEASE NOTE : Before contacting Université de Nantes, please take a look at the list of master's degree programs. You must select an eligible master's degree program !
Deadline to submit applications for the Eiffel scholarship to master's degree programs at Université de Nantes : November 20th, 2019
Final results published by Campus France : the week of March 23th, 2020