2018 USTC "Chinese Government Scholarship – Chinese University Program"

Scholarship Details

The Chinese Government through USTC is offering scholarship opportunities to International students who are looking to pursue a degree program in a Chinese University.

Chinese Government Scholarship—Chinese University Program is a scholarship established by Ministry of Education (MOE) to support Chinese universities in specific provinces or autonomous regions to recruit outstanding international students for graduate studies in China. MOE authorized USTC to recruit full-time master and doctoral students under the Chinese Government Scholarship since 2008.

Application Deadline: 15th March 2018

Eligible Countries: International

Host Country: China

Course Level: Masters, PhD

Number of Scholarships: Not specified

Scholarship Value/Benefits: The Chinese University Program provides a full scholarship which covers tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance.

Tuition waiver.
Accommodation: free university dormitory or accommodation subsidy.
master’s students: CNY 3,000 per month;
doctoral students: CNY 3,500 per month.
Duration Of Program: The duration of scholarship is decided in accordance with the duration of each specific program:

Master’s Degree Programs: 2-3 academic years
Doctoral Degree Programs: 3-4 academic years
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

be non-Chinese citizens and mentally and physically healthy.
not be a registered student in Chinese universities at the time of application; or be a graduate from Chinese universities for more than one year.
Applicants for master’s degree studies must have bachelor’s degree (equivalent to bachelor’s degree in China) and be under the age of 35 (by September, 1st, 2018).
Applicants for doctoral studies must have master’s degree (equivalent to master’s degree in China) and be under the age of 40 (by September, 1st, 2018)
How to Apply for the Scholarship
To complete the application for USTC “Chinese Government Scholarship – University Postgraduate Program”, please make sure you finish each of the following steps as required and before the specific time.

Step 1: Online Application for CSC Scholarship

Log on the on-line application system to do an on-line registration and application (http://www.csc.edu.cn/Laihua/noticeen.html).

After logging, please choose Type B and fill in 10358 as agency code for USTC.
After filling in the application form online, applicants must click the “submit” button and print out application form in the application system.
Sign and put a recent photo on the application form.
Scan the application form and upload it later on USTC application system.
Step 2: Online Application for USTC Admission

The online application (http://isa.ustc.edu.cn/xs/login_scho.asp?exit=Y ) includes filling in the application form and uploading supporting documentations.

Step 3: Original Application Documents Submission

Contact Information

Office of International Cooperation

University of Science and Technology of China

96 Jinzhai Road, Hefei, 230026, Anhui, P. R. China

Tel: 86-551-63603144

Fax: 86-551-63632579

E-mail: isa@ustc.edu.cn (the only email address for CSC application in USTC; messages sent to other email addresses may not be received or answered properly; please always indicate “CGS-CUP” in the subject of your email for any inquiries regarding your application to us)   

Website: http://isa.ustc.edu.cn