TIGER Master's Excellence Scholarships

Aix-Marseille University has made international mobility and the reception of international students a pillar of its attractiveness policy. It has thus set up a unique scholarship system to finance profiles of excellence.

The TIGER Master's Excellence Scolarships

Within the framework of the TIGER project (Transforming and Innovating in Graduate Education via Research) financed by the French government's Plan d'Investissement d'Avenir, Aix-Marseille University has put in place a series of measures to further increase its internationalization. Aix-Marseille University has chosen its institutes, the true embodiment of the university's interdisciplinary dimension, to anchor these new measures, as well as its site partners.

The TIGER Master's Excellence Scholarship enables the university to finance international students with excellent backgrounds to join the ranks of these entities combining teaching, innovation and high-level research.

What is a TIGER Master's Excellence Scolarship?

The TIGER Master's Excellence Scholarships are awarded under selection by Aix-Marseille University and its site partners to Master's level students registered in one of the 19 selected courses

To benefit from a TIGER Master's Excellence Scholarship is to benefit from financing, accommodation and a privileged welcome:

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Aix-Marseille University will finance you up to €10,000 for one academic year.
Aix-Marseille University will reserve a room for you in a CROUS university residence(provided you complete the necessary procedures within the allotted time) Aix-Marseille University will take care of you as soon as you arrive in France and will accompany you throughout your stay.

How to apply?

For the 2023/2024 academic year, the application for the TIGER master's excellence scholarship is made automatically when you apply (via the Etudes en France or eCandidat platforms ) for one of the courses listed below. You will receive notification of your selection for the TIGER Master's Excellence Scholarship along with your admission letter.
Interested students should refer to the page of the concerned track and can, in parallel, contact the pedagogical manager for possible questions.

Please note that despite the awarding of a scholarship, non-European international students will still have to pay a differentiated fee to register for the course of their choice.
For more information, please consult our page dedicated to differential fees.

Which courses are concerned by the TIGER Master Excellence Scholarships

In Science


In Medical and paramedical sciences

Sciences Médicales et paramédicales

In Arts, Letters, Languages and Human Sciences


In Sciences of the Universe and the Environment

science de l'univers et de l'environnement

International Students