Chinese Government Scholarship, 2016-17

Overview: Chinese Government is offering full and partial scholarships for international students to study in China. The scholarship is awarded up to 4—7 years for undergraduate, 2—5 years for master, 3—6 years for doctoral, up to 2 years for Chinese language training program, general scholar program and senior scholar program . Applicants can choose one academic program and three institutions as their preferences from only the Chinese HEIs designated by MOE. According to the regulations stipulated by MOE, all undergraduate programs for international students are instructed in Chinese. Certain Chinese HEIs conduct some postgraduate programs and non-degree courses for general and senior scholars in English.

Study Level: Bachelors/Masters/PhD

Area of Study: Any Degree

Scholarship Value: Full Scholarship:- Exempt from registration fee, tuition fee, fee for laboratory experiment, fee for internship, fee for basic learning materials; and accommodation fee for dormitory on campus; Living allowance;
One-off settlement subsidy after registration for new student;
Fee for outpatient medical service, Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Protection Scheme for International Students in China;
One-off inter-city travel subsidy.
Monthly allowance is granted to the students through the host institution at the following rates (CNY Yuan per month): Undergraduates & Chinese language students: CNY 1,400 Yuan, Master’s degree students & general scholars: CNY 1,700 Yuan and Doctoral degree students & senior scholars: CNY 2,000 Yuan.
New students will get a one-off settlement subsidy upon their arrival in China. CNY 1,000 Yuan for new students who will study in China for less than one academic year and CNY 1,500 Yuan for new students who will study in China for one academic year and above.
One-off inter-city travel subsidy (each for coming-in and leaving China). A hard-seat train ticket (hard-berth train ticket for overnight trip) will be provided for scholarship students traveling.
Partial Scholarship: One or several items of full scholarship (one-off settlement subsidy and one-off inter-city travel allowance excluded).

How to Apply: Applicants shall apply to the dispatching authorities, such as the Chinese Embassy or Consulate in the applicant’s country. Eligible applicants shall log on the online application system, fill out and print the application form. Application materials should be mailed in duplicate (two copies) to the dispatching authority. The applicants must fill in and provide the following documents truly, correctly and completely (in duplicate)
Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship? filled in Chinese or English?
Those who are available for online application shall fill in and print the application form after submitting it online.
The CSC Online Application System for Study in China is available on
Those who cannot apply online shall contact the dispatching authorities to get the application form and fill it truly, correctly and completely.
Highest diploma (notarized photocopy): Applicants shall also provide proof of studying on application. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
Academic transcripts (notarized photocopy): Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
A study or research plan, all applicants are required to submit a study or research plan. It must be in Chinese or in English.
Photocopy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form (the original copy should be kept by the applicant. The form printed by Chinese quarantine authority could be d from The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form.

Go to the embassy:
Chinese Embassy in Harare,
30, Baines Avenue
Phone: 00263-4-794155
Fax: 00263-4-794959
Web Site:
Email: ,

Deadline: 1 April 2016

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