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Chinese Government Scholarship

To enhance the mutual understanding and friendship between the Chinese people and the people of other countries, and to develop exchanges and cooperation between China and other countries in various fields, the Chinese government has established scholarships to subsidize outstanding students, teachers, and scholars from all over the world to study or conduct research in Chinese universities. The Ministry of Education of China has entrusted the China Scholarship Council (hereinafter referred to as the "China Scholarship Council") to be responsible for the enrollment and management of Chinese government scholarship students.

There are currently 289 Chinese universities undertaking the task of cultivating Chinese government scholarship students. Disciplines cover science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, economics, law, management, education, history, literature, philosophy, art, etc.

 

(1) Chinese Government Scholarship Program

1. Country-specific bilateral projects

Full scholarship or partial scholarship is provided by educational cooperation and exchange agreements or consensus reached between China and relevant governments, institutions, schools, and international organizations. This program can recruit undergraduates, postgraduates, doctoral students, general scholars, and senior scholars.

The applicant applies to the international student dispatching department of the home country.

 

2. Chinese colleges and universities independent enrollment project

Full scholarships provided to the provincial education administrative departments of some provinces and autonomous regions in China and some Chinese universities are used to directly select and recruit outstanding foreign young students to study in China. This project only enrolls master students and doctoral students.

The applicant applies to the Chinese university undertaking this project.

 

3. Great Wall Scholarship Program

A full scholarship was provided to UNESCO to support students and scholars from developing countries to study and research in China. This program only recruits general scholars and senior scholars.

The applicant submits an application to the National Committee of UNESCO in the country where it is located.

 

4. China-EU Student Exchange Program

The full scholarship provided to students from EU member states aims to encourage students from EU member states to study and conduct research in China, and to enhance mutual understanding and exchanges. This program recruits undergraduates, postgraduates, doctoral students, general scholars, and senior scholars.

Applicants apply to the Education and Culture Department of the Chinese Mission to the European Union.

 

5. China-AUN Scholarship Program

The full scholarship provided to the Association of ASEAN Universities (AUN) aims to encourage young students, teachers, and scholars from ASEAN member countries to study in China and enhance mutual understanding and friendship. This project only enrolls master students and doctoral students.

Applicants apply to the Secretariat of the ASEAN University Organization (AUN).

 

6. Pacific Islands Forum Project

The full scholarship provided to students from island countries in the Pacific region aims to encourage and subsidize young students from these countries to study in China. This program can recruit undergraduates, postgraduates, doctoral students, general scholars, and senior scholars.

The applicant applies to the secretariat of the Pacific Islands Forum.

 

7. World Meteorological Organization Project

The full scholarship provided to the World Meteorological Organization aims to encourage students from all over the world who are interested in meteorological research to study and conduct research in China. This program can recruit undergraduates, masters, and doctoral students.

The applicant applies to the World Meteorological Organization.

 

(2) Types of funding, duration, and language of instruction

1. Funding category:

Bachelor's, master's, and doctorate education and Chinese language or professional advancement.

 

2. Funding period:

Including professional study and Chinese tuition (preparatory course) time. See the table below for details:

Funding category

Professional study period

Duration of Chinese tuition (preparatory course)

Scholarship funding period

Undergraduate

4-5 academic year

1-2 academic year

4-7 academic years

Postgraduate

2-3 academic year

1-2 academic year

2-5 academic years

Ph.D. student

3-4 academic year

1-2 academic year

3-6 academic years

General scholar

Within 1 academic year

Within 1 academic year

Within 2 academic years

Senior Scholar

Within 1 academic year

Within 1 academic year

Within 2 academic years

 

3. Teaching language:

1) The language of instruction for undergraduates studying in China under Chinese Government Scholarship is Chinese. Before the Chinese government scholarship students start their undergraduate professional studies, they must study Chinese and basic knowledge for one academic year at the designated preparatory college and pass the examination. Those who have reached one of the following requirements in language proficiency and basic knowledge level can apply for preparatory education exemption: complete secondary education with Chinese as the language of study, accompanied by a certificate issued by the school that graduated from the compulsory course of secondary education in Chinese; Chinese proficiency Meet the admission requirements for undergraduate education in the admission institution and attach a copy of the score report of the Chinese Proficiency Test (hereinafter referred to as "HSK") (the HSK score report is valid for two years).

Currently, colleges and universities that undertake preparatory education for undergraduate study in China under a Chinese government scholarship include Tianjin University, Nanjing Normal University, Shandong University, Central China Normal University, Tongji University, Beijing Language and Culture University, Northeast Normal University, Beijing International Studies University, and Capital Normal University And ten universities including the University of International Business and Economics.

2) The language of instruction for postgraduates and advanced students studying in China is generally Chinese, and some schools can provide instruction in English for some majors.

(For details, please log on to http://www.campuschina.org to view the introduction of Chinese colleges and majors).

Scholarship students who choose to teach in Chinese and whose Chinese proficiency does not meet the professional learning requirements must participate in 1-2 academic years of Chinese learning, and can only start professional learning after meeting the admission requirements of the admission institution, otherwise, they will not be able to continue to study in China on the Chinese government scholarship. Among them: those who study science, engineering, agronomy, medicine (western medicine), economics, management, law and art, and the duration of Chinese study is one academic year; those who study literature, history, philosophy, and medicine (Chinese medicine, traditional Chinese medicine), The duration of Chinese study should not exceed 2 academic years.

Scholarship students who choose to teach in English or whose Chinese proficiency has reached the professional learning requirements do not need to participate in Chinese tuition.

 

(3) Funding content and standards

1. Full scholarship

Including tuition, accommodation, living expenses, comprehensive medical insurance.

Accommodation fee: the cost of providing free dormitories or granting accommodation subsidies for Chinese government scholarship students. Those who live on campus according to school regulations will be provided with free dormitories, which are usually double rooms; those who choose off-campus accommodation with the approval of the school can get the accommodation fee issued by the school on a monthly or quarterly basis. The standards are: undergraduates (preparatory students), postgraduates (general scholars): 700 yuan/month; doctoral students (senior scholars): 1,000 yuan/month.

The standard of living expenses is:

Undergraduate: 2500 RMB/month

Master's degree students and general scholars: 3000 RMB/month

Doctoral students and senior scholars: 3500 RMB/month

Living expenses are paid by the school every month. Scholarship students who register before the 15th (including the 15th) of the month will receive a full month's living allowance; those who register after the 15th will get half a month's living allowance; the living expenses of graduates will be paid to the graduation day determined by the school For the next half month; if the scholarship student leaves China for more than 15 days due to personal reasons during the school period (except for normal holidays), the living allowance will be suspended during the period of absence.

Please log in for comprehensive medical insurance content and claims procedures

http://www.campuschina.org

Read "Introduction to Comprehensive Medical Insurance for International Students in China and Guide to Claims".

 

2. Partial scholarship

One or more items in the full scholarship.

 

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