14 Scholarships to Study in China

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A report released in 2016 by Student.com identified China as a fast-growing destination for international education. According to a study, Academic Mobility: the 21st Century Silk Road, China taught 397,635 international students in autumn 2015 – 100,000 more than in 2011.
The steady increase in the number of international students enrolling in Chinese Universities has been largely attributed to the low tuition fee, affordable housing, low cost of living, rich cultural heritage etc. Most students are desirous of having a world-class education, China offers you much more; Most of the Chinese universities have international collaboration with UK and US universities and there is massive Chinese government funding of the universities to make them competitive with other World-class universities, check out Peking and Tsinghua universities. As usual, our team have painstakingly put together scholarships, both partial and full available to international students to study in China.

1. MOFCOM Scholarship

It is set up by the Ministry of Commerce of People’s Republic of China to further strengthen the communication and cooperation between China and other countries, as well as to develop talents for developing countries. Starting from 2015, MOFCOM Scholarship mainly sponsors the young and the middle-aged talents from recipient countries to pursue their postgraduate degree education in China and entrusts China Scholarship Council to administer the Scholarship.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to students meeting the following requirements:
1. be a citizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China, and be in good health;
2. be a bachelor’s degree holder when applying for master’s program;
3. be a master’s degree holder when applying for doctoral program;
4. be under the age of 45 when applying;
5. have sufficient English or Chinese proficiency which meets the academic requirements of the program. English: IETS 6.0 or above, Chinese: HSK level 4 (score 180) or above, or other evidence which indicates your English or Chinese proficiency is adequate.

•AWARD: It covers the following: tuition fee, study material, acommodation, and international airfare.

•DEADLINE: April.

2. Confucius Institute Scholarship

It is for the purpose of supporting the development of Confucius Institutes, facilitating international promotion of the Chinese language and dissemination of Chinese culture.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to international students from 18 to 35 years old.

•AWARD: Recipients will be awarded full coverage on tuition fees, accommodation fees, living allowance and comprehensive medical insurance.

•DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from February to May every year.

3. Bilateral Program for Bachelor’s Degree

In order to promote the mutual understanding, cooperation and exchanges in politics, economy, culture, education and trade between China and other countries, the Chinese government has set up a series of scholarship programs to sponsor international students, teachers and scholars to study and conduct
research in Chinese universities.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to new students during their bachelor’s degree who are no older than 25 years of age.

•AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a living allowance of ¥1,400 CNY per month.

•DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from January to April every year.

4. Hubei Provincial Scholarships

In order to adapt the development of study abroad in China and increase the use efficiency of scholarships for international students, Hubei Province has established regulations of Hubei Provincial Scholarships Management for the purpose of talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchanges
in universities and colleges.

•ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to foreign citizens with valid passports.

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from February to May every year.

5. Beijing Government Scholarship

In order to promote the development of higher education of international students in Beijing and further improve the talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchange, Beijing Government has set up the Scholarship (BGS) for international students.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens who are in good health.

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: Applications are accepted by the end of February each year.

6. Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Government Scholarships for Neighboring Countries

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Government Scholarships for Neighboring Countries are full scholarships.
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Regional Office of Education is responsible for enrollment and the day to day management of international students from neighboring countries.

•ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to non-Chinese citizens who are in good health.

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship.

7. Chinese University Program for Master’s Degree

Chinese Government Scholarship supports international students, teachers and scholars in pursing degrees at all levels (bachelor’s, master’s and PhD) or non-degree studies and to conduct research in China.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to new students applying to or currently in their master’s degree who are no older than 35 years of age.

•AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a one-off settlement subsidy of ¥1,500 CYN and a living allowance of ¥1,700 CYN per month.

•DEADLINE: Applications are accepted by the end of April each year.

8. Fujian Government Scholarship

The government of Fujian Province has established the fujian Government Scholarship for international students in an effort to further promote the development and make progress on scale, level and service ability of the international students’ education oin the Fujian Province and attract more academically excellent international students to study in Fujian.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens who are in good health.

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship.

9. Shanghai Government Scholarship for Master’s Degree

The scholarship has been designed to promote the development of higher education of International students in Chinese provinces and cities, and to further improve the talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchange.

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens who are in good health.

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship.

10. Sichuan Provincial Government Scholarship

The scholarship is applicable to the higher education institutions of Sichuan Province which are entitled to enroll foreign students.#

•ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to excellent doctoral students, master’s students, undergraduate students, junior college students and long term students who are studying in the relevant institutions and who are applying to study in the institutions. The students will receive the scholarship every year until they finish their studies on the premise that they are approved by the institutions every year.

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from January to June every year.

11. Zhejiang University Program of Marine Scholarship of China

The State Oceanic Administration (SOA) and the Ministry of Education of China jointly offer the program of Marine Scholarship of China for the purpose of providing financial support to outstanding students from the coastal countries.

•ELIGIBILITY:
This scholarship is open to students from the coastal countries or regions around the South China Sea, the Pacific and the Indian Oceans and African developing countries.

•AWARD: Recipients will be awarded exemption from registration fees, tuition fees, laboratory fees, internship fees, and fees for basic learning materials and accommodation on campus. They will also receive a living allowance and medical insurance.

•DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from January to April every year.

12. Scholarships for International Students in Jinan University
In order to encourage excellent foreign students all over the world to study at Jinan University, the Ministry of Education (MOE) has set up this scholarship program.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to full-time undergraduates or postgraduates (second-year or above) in China

•AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship. The first prize is awarded ¥8,000 CYN per year; The second prize is awarded ¥5,000 CYN per year; The third prize is awarded ¥2,000 CYN per year.

•DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from April to June every year.

13. Scholarships for International Students at Guanghua School of Management in China

Guanghua School of Management, Peking University is offering scholarships for international students to pursue MBA programs.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to students meeting the following requirements: Hold non-Chinese
citizenship, Hold bachelor’s degree or above, Have relevant work experience.

AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

•DEADLINE: November.

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