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Chinese Government Scholarship Program

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The Chinese Government Scholarship Program consists of full and partial scholarships to attend Chinese universities for an undergraduate degree, graduate degree, language training or independent research. The scholarship covers tuition, lab fees and accommodations and students can also receive a living stipend of RMB 1,400-2,000 per month. According to the regulations stipulated by MOE, all undergraduate programs for international students are instructed in Chinese. Applicants with no command of Chinese are required to take the college preparatory courses for one to two years before pursuing major studies. And only by passing the examinations of the college preparatory courses could they start their university studies. Applicants shall apply to the Chinese diplomatic missions or dispatching authorities in their home country between January and April every year.

Award / Eligibility Details:

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens and be in good health. Applicants for undergraduate program must have senior high school diploma with good academic performance and be under the age of 25. Applicants for master's degree program must have bachelor's degree and be under the age of 35. Applicants for doctoral degree program must have master's degree and be under the age of 40. Applicants for Chinese language training program must have senior high school diploma and be under the age of 35.Chinese language is the only subject available.

Deadline: April each year.

Academic Level: Graduate;Undergraduate

Type/Purpose: Graduate School Funding;Study Abroad / International Exchange;Undergraduate Level Funding

Field of Study: All;Arts & Humanities;Business;Education / Teaching;Public Affairs / Policy;Social Sciences;STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Location: International

Citizenship eligibility: All;Foreign Citizen / International Student;Permanent Resident;US Citizen;US National

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