MOE “Chinese Government Scholarship – Chinese University Program” at Zhejiang University

Under the auspices of the Ministry of Education (MOE), Zhejiang University invites applications for the Chinese Government Scholarship – Chinese University Program. This scholarship opportunity is open to non-Chinese citizens and aims to cultivate exceptional international talent while enhancing the global perception of China’s higher education system.

About Zhejiang University (ZJU): Established in 1897, Zhejiang University (ZJU) stands as one of China’s premier institutions of higher learning with a rich history and a reputation for fostering entrepreneurship. Renowned for nurturing future leaders with a global perspective and social responsibility, ZJU is committed to academic excellence and innovation.

Application Deadline: Applicants must complete and submit all required application materials by March 18, 2022.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Open to international candidates.
  • Applicants must meet the following criteria:
    • Non-Chinese citizens in good health.
    • Not registered students in Chinese universities at the time of application or graduates from Chinese universities within the past year.
    • Meet the age and educational background requirements:
      • Doctoral degree applicants must be under 40 years old and hold a master’s degree.
      • Master’s degree applicants must be under 35 years old and hold a bachelor’s degree. (Applicants with bachelor’s degrees from top 500 world universities or ZJU’s overseas partner universities are encouraged to apply.)
    • Possess a competitive academic record and strong research capabilities.
    • Not recipients of any other scholarships.
  • Language proficiency requirements:
    • Chinese-taught programs: HSK certificate (Level 4 or above for certain subjects).
    • English-taught programs: TOEFL (iBT 90 or above) or IELTS (6.5 or above).

Application Procedure:

  • Complete the online application via the CSC Online Application System for Study in China.
  • Print and sign the application form with ZJU’s agency number (10335).
  • Submit the required documents, including the application form, passport copy, highest degree certificate, academic transcripts, language proficiency certificates, recommendation letters, academic achievements, physical examination form, and provisional acceptance form from ZJU professor.
  • Applicants must secure admission to ZJU before applying for the scholarship.

Benefits: Successful applicants will receive comprehensive support under the Chinese Government Scholarship – Chinese University Program, including:

  • Tuition waiver.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance.
  • Free on-campus accommodation.
  • Stipend provided according to relevant standards.

The Chinese Government Scholarship – Chinese University Program at Zhejiang University offers an excellent opportunity for international students to pursue advanced studies in China. With its prestigious reputation and generous benefits, this scholarship empowers scholars to excel academically while experiencing the vibrant academic environment at ZJU. Prospective candidates should ensure they meet the eligibility criteria and submit their applications before the deadline for consideration.

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