Interesting data

  • The deadline for submitting applications has expired.


  • Contact Name

    Atención a la ciudadanía
  • Email
  • Phone

    (55) 3686 - 5100
  • Address

    Plaza Juárez 20, Col. Centro, Ciudad de México.

Mexican Government Scholarships for Foreign Students 2019

On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID) invites foreign citizens who are interested in studying for a specialization, master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate or postdoctoral research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate-level academic mobility program, to participate in the Mexican Government Scholarship Program for International Students.

Scholarships are not granted for direct Ph.D. programs (combined M.A. and Ph.D. programs), distance learning programs, open or online education.

If you want to apply for this scholarship, you should take into account:

No applications will be accepted directly from the applicants. The entire scholarship application process must be done at the Mexican or concurrent embassy for the applicant’s country. Applications for the scholarships will be accepted until 31 August.

Scholarship benefits

The scholarship includes monthly stipend, registration fees and tuition, health insurance, round-trip international airfare, and transportation to and from Mexico City.

These are the requirements to apply for

Requirements for all applicants:

• Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD Degree, as required by the program for which the scholarship is requested.

• Minimum grade point average of eight (8.0) on a scale of 0 to 10, or the equivalent, for the last academic degree received.

•  Be accepted to or currently enrolled in a program at one of the participating Mexican institutions.