SIT STAR Scholarship Switzerland

The SIT STAR Scholarship covers the full cost of tuition at the Schaffhausen Institute of Technology in Switzerland

SIT STAR Scholarship Switzerland

Application Deadline:

  • 06/16/2020

To be taken at (country):

  • Switzerland


  • Schaffhausen Institute of Technology


Scholarship Description:

The scholarships are available for any of the Master's programs offered by SIT starting in September 2020:

  • MSc in Software Engineering and Digital Leadership (4 semesters)
  • A double degree in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in Pittsburgh, the USA, and the National University of Singapore (NUS) in Singapore
  • Fast track: MSc in Software Engineering and Digital Leadership (3 semesters)

Degree Level:

SIT STAR Scholarship Switzerland is available to undertake Masters level programs at Schaffhausen Institute of Technology.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering

Eligible Nationalities:

students from Russia, South East Asia, and South Asia are eligible to apply.

Scholarship Benefits:

Here is what we offer for the best candidates of the interview round:

  • Several scholarships with 100% tuition coverage for one of the Master's programs offered by SIT
  • Multiple scholarships with 20% tuition coverage for one of the Master's programs offered by SIT
  • Surprise gifts from Switzerland

Eligibility Criteria:



To be considered for the SIT STAR Scholarship you need to have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or any other STEM field and speak English at a level sufficient to pursue graduate studies.

Application Procedure:

To get the Scholarship, an applicant has to win in the SIT STAR Contest:

The SIT STAR Contest consists of:

  1. June 1-7, 2020 | Practice: To familiarize yourself with the testing environment, you will first be granted access to a practice round. You can practice any time from 1st to 7th June 2020. This is an optional step but we highly recommend to take part in it. The results of this round won’t affect the final score.
  2. June 17, 2020 | SIT STAR Contest: The final round will take place on 17th June. The participants will be given 4 hours to complete it.
  3. June - July, 2020 | Interviews and Winners announcement: Top participants with the highest scores will be invited for the interviews with the professors from the Schaffhausen Institute of Technology.


AfriEdu Team 


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