The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE) is inviting applications from foreigners for the Mexican Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners. These Merit Awards for International Students – Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners is a fully funded exchange program, and sponsored by the Mexican Agency for International Cooperation for Development.
The Mexican Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners, made available by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE), through the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID), invites foreigners interested in studying in Mexico, at the specialty, master’s, doctorate levels and postgraduate research, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate student mobility programs, to participate in the “Call for Scholarships of Excellence of the Government of Mexico for Foreigners”.
The Call is offered to more than 180 countries, within the framework of bilateral agreements, multilateral mechanisms and special agreements. More than 70 Mexican Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) participate in this Call and all have academic programs registered in the National Postgraduate System of the National Council of Science and Technology. These programs testify to the progress that the country has made in various areas of the sciences and humanities.
Through the granting of Scholarships of Excellence by the Government of Mexico for foreign students, Mexico strengthens its role as an actor with global responsibility and reaffirms its commitment to promoting cooperation actions to promote the formation of high-level human capital. The presence in Mexico of foreign students, academics and scientists, women and men, contributes to the construction of permanent and long-term bridges of dialogue that enrich the foreign policy agenda with actions of exceptional value for the country and for its foreign partners. Likewise, HEIs and the Mexican academic community benefit from greater internationalization.
Level and Areas of Study
These Scholarships of Excellence are available at Master’s, doctorate and postgraduate research levels, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate student mobility programs in the Technology, Sciences and Humanities.
Place of Study
Higher Education Institutions in Mexico.
Eligible candidates for the Mexican Government Excellence Scholarships must:
- Be Foreign students, and willing to advance their study in Mexico.
- Have acquired the relevant academic qualifications for admission into academic programs of their choice in Mexico.
- Demonstrate academic excellence and proven leadership potential.
- Meet the conditions for the award and be ready to obey the rules governing international exchange and mobility programs.
- Be committed to the promotion of international cooperation through the knowledge acquired in the program.
How-To-Apply for the Mexican Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners: Eligible candidates for these Government Scholarships of Excellence are to complete all forms on the official application page, follow all application instructions, attach all relevant documents and summit within the required application period.
Application Deadline: May 5.