Top 10 Fully Funded Scholarships in China for International Students

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Top 10 Fully Funded Scholarships in China for International Students

There were almost 500,000 international students enrolled in Chinese universities in 2018. These improved numbers are partly thanks to the Chinese government’s boosted scholarship scheme, with nearly 59,000 foreign students receiving a scholarship in 2017. Another powerful draw for international students is the increasing number of English-taught programs, with the number available increasing by 63 percent in the last five years.

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Even with the Pandemic, the Chinese government & schools continue to make scholarships available to international students between March and May. In today’s video, we bring you top 10 fully funded scholarships in china for international students. By the way, if you haven’t already, subscribe to our YouTube Africa Channel to continue discovering funding opportunities around the world.

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10.Jiangsu University (JSU) Presidential Scholarship

In order to further develop the education of international students, Jiangsu University provides scholarship for international students getting registered for English-taught degree education at Jiangsu University. The scholarship covers Full tuition and accommodation for PhD, 20,000 CNY on tuition every year for masters and 10,000 CNY on tuition in first year for undergraduate studies.

9.     Zhengzhou University President Scholarships 

To enhance international exchange & cooperation and encourage more excellent international students to study, Zhengzhou University introduced “Zhengzhou University President Scholarship” . The scholarship aims to sponsor international postgraduate students to pursue their degree, especially the doctor degree, at the University. The duration of scholarship varies from 3-4 years according to duration of full time master and doctor program. The scholarship covers full or partial tuition, accommodation and stipend.

8.     Anhui Government Scholarship

Anhui Government Scholarship Program is established to attract more international students to study and research in Anhui higher education institutions, improve international student education quality, strengthen mutual understanding and friendship between Anhui people and people from the rest of the world and expand the international influence of Anhui’s education. The scholarship includes20,000 yuan/year for bachelors degree, 30,000 yuan/year for masters and 50,000 yuan/year for doctoral degrees.

7.     Beijing Government Scholarships

The Beijing Government Scholarship was established by Beijing Municipal Government, aiming to provide tuition fees fully or partially to the international students studying or applying for studying in Beijing. Several scholarships are offered each year for undergraduate, masters and doctoral degrees. The scholarship covers tuition fees.

6.     Chinese Government Bilateral Scholarship Program 

Bilateral Program includes a full or partial scholarship established by Chinese Ministry of Education in accordance with educational exchange agreements or consensus between Chinese government and governments of other countries, institutions, universities or international organizations. The Bilateral Program supports undergraduate, graduate students, general scholars and senior scholars. Undergraduate scholarship recipients must register for Chinese-taught credit courses. Graduate and non-degree scholarship students can register for either the Chinese-taught program or the English-taught program. The Bilateral Program provides both full scholarships and partial scholarships.

5.     Shanghai Government Scholarship

This scholarship, provided by Shanghai government for international students studying in Shanghai, is in two types: Master’s or Doctoral degrees (full scholarship) and undergraduate degrees (partial scholarship). For bachelors student, the scholarship covers tuition waiver and comprehensive medical insurance. For master’s and doctoral students, it covers tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance.

4.     Jiangsu Provincial Government Scholarships

This scholarship will be provided to the excellent overseas students or scholars to undertake full time study in universities and colleges of Jiangsu. It will also include those non-degree program and exchange students. The scholarship will cover Full fee waiver of tuition, registration, laboratory experiments, internship, and basic textbooks; Accommodation, Monthly stipend, Medical insurance and more. There are also partial scholarships for CNY30000 for one year and the awardees will receive the scholarship half by half in two semesters. Scholarship is open for undergraduate, masters and PhD studies.

And now, for our top 3 scholarships in china for international students, at number…

3.     Chinese Government-Chinese University Scholarships

Chinese University Program is a full scholarship for designated Chinese universities and certain provincial education offices in specific provinces or autonomous regions to recruit outstanding international students for graduate studies in China. This scholarship only support master’s students for no more than 3 academic years or doctoral students for no more than 4 academic years. The Chinese University Program provides a full scholarship which covers tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance.

2.     MOFCOM (Ministry of Commerce) Scholarships for Developing Countries

MOFCOM Scholarship is set up by 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. The scholarship is for masters and PhD programs, and covers tuition; teaching materials; research and survey; dissertation guidance; one-off resettlement fee: 3000RMB per master student, 3000RMB per PhD student; on-campus accommodation; stipend: medical insurance and one-time round-trip international airfare.

For our number one scholarship in china for international students

1.     The Schwarzman Scholars Program

Every year, up to 200 Schwarzman Scholars will represent the world’s next generation of leaders. Schwarzman Scholars will be selected on the basis of not only their academic aptitude and intellectual ability, but also their leadership potential, entrepreneurial spirit, ability to anticipate and act on emerging trends and opportunities, exemplary character, and desire to understand other cultures, perspectives and positions. All qualified candidates will have successfully completed their undergraduate degrees prior to enrollment and must be proficient in English.

We selected this scholarship as number one because it is a scholars program with a clearly defined goal for what it intends to achieve in the lives of its participants. Scholars will also become part of solid alumni, for future benefits.

Expenses for successful SchwarzmanScholars are FULLY covered by the program, including Tuition and fees, Room and board, Travel to and from Beijing, an in-country study tour, required course books and supplies, Lenovo laptop and Smartphone, Health insurance, and a modest personal stipend.

And there you have our top 10 scholarships in China for international students. Until next time. YOUR SUCCESS MATTERS!


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