Thank you for your interest in the French Institute in Sweden and the mobility programmes!

What is the ÖMSE programme?
The ÖMSE program is intended for students preparing a French Swedish double degree PhD or wishing to apply for the “European doctorate” label.

The programme intends to establish new collaborations, or to strengthen existing collaborations, for research, education or training (European projects, European universities alliances, Erasmus +, Erasmus Mundus or Eureka/Eureka programs, setting up double degrees, prepare a sabbatical stay…)

Who can apply?
Students preparing a French Swedish double degree PhD or wishing to apply for the “European doctorate” label.

How much is the grant?
The ÖMSE grant is between € 600 and € 1500 and will help to cover economy class travel and the accommodation in Sweden or France.
The French Institute in Sweden does not guarantee that the grant will cover all of the researcher’s mobility costs.

When and how to apply?
The call for applications is open until the end of August 2022, for a mobility before the 10th of November, 2022.
The call for applications can be closed before the deadline if the budget ceiling is reached.
The French Institute in Sweden will examine the applications every month.
Answers will be communicated two months maximum after the application.



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I’m doing a PhD in France/Sweden but I do not have a French/Swedish nationality, can I apply?
Yes, our mobility programs are open to researchers active in France or in Sweden, regardless of their nationality.

How do I know that my application has been taken into account?
After completing the form you will automatically receive a confirmation email. If not, please contact us at

My research team has many contacts in Sweden. Are there other forms of support?
Yes, the French Institute in Sweden has three other complementary mobility programs:
– The TOR programme for researchers in France
– The FRÖ programme for researchers in Sweden
– The GALAN programme to strengthen French-Swedish cooperation