Sandwich PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program in Science & Technology: Application for Candidature

The French Embassy in Pakistan aims to help the development of cooperation between French and Pakistani scientific organisations, engaged in R&D programs in all scientific and technology fields.

In this framework, the French Embassy in Pakistan launches a new program for research mobility. This fellowship program is intended for highly qualified Pakistani doctoral and postdoctoral students and offers them an excellent opportunity to do research in France.







Doctoral students

Part of thesis work in France

6 months

767 €/month

+ travel

+ insurance


Post-doctoral students

Research in France

3 to 6 months

1300 €/month

+ travel

+ insurance

At the time of submitting application, candidates for Sandwich PhD and Post-Doctoral fellowship must :

-         prove their excellent study and research achievements,

-         have been registered for PhD in a Pakistani university/ institute or have already a PhD degree

-         have an acceptance letter from a French host,

-         be at most 35 years for doctoral students or at most 40 for post-doctoral students.

 The key dates are the following :

-         Deadline for registration : 30th September 2009

-         Result announcement : By the end of January 2010

-         Starting date of the fellowship : March 2010 onwards

Application form and detailed information are available on or in the Campus France desks in Alliance française  at Islamabad, Lahore, Faisalabad or Karachi.

Applications for Post Doctoral Fellowships

Letter for French Host

Letter for Pakistani Referee

Non Objection Certificate

Applications for Sandwich PhD Fellowship

Dernière modification : 08/12/2010

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