Zhejiang University Asian Future Leaders Scholarship in China, 2019

Zhejiang University is inviting applications for the Asian Future Leaders Scholarship to pursue a master’s degree program. This scholarship is open to citizens of Asian countries and offers various benefits to successful candidates.

Scholarship Description:

  • Deadline: March 31, 2019
  • Course Level: Master’s degree program
  • Study Subject: Available subjects offered by the university
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship includes tuition waiver, free on-campus accommodation, living allowance of CNY 6,000 per month (up to two years), and international student medical insurance.
  • Nationality: Citizens of various Asian countries are eligible to apply (listed in the eligibility section).
  • Number of Scholarships: Not specified
  • Location: China

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Countries Eligible: Citizens of Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, and Yemen.
  • Entrance Requirement: Applicants must:
    1. Hold citizenship of an Asian country (excluding the People’s Republic of China).
    2. Be in good health condition.
    3. Hold a Bachelor’s degree or be graduating students, typically aged 35 or below (born after April 30, 1983).
    4. Demonstrate academic excellence, integrity, responsibility, and an open vision.
    5. Appreciate the mission and vision of the AFLSP Program.
    6. Stay enrolled as a full-time student at Zhejiang University if admitted, and actively participate in university activities.
    7. Agree to sign a student commitment letter stipulated by the Bai Xian Asia Institute.
  • Language Proficiency:
    • For Chinese-taught programs: HSK level 4 certificate with a minimum score of 190-210, depending on the program, or higher-level HSK certificate. TOEFL or IELTS certificates are also accepted.
    • For English-taught programs: Internet-based TOEFL score of 90 or IELTS score of 6.5 (or above), except for English native speakers.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency as required by the University.

Application Procedure: Applicants should fill out and submit the Application Form for Admission to Zhejiang University via the International Students Online Application System.

The Zhejiang University Asian Future Leaders Scholarship offers an excellent opportunity for citizens of Asian countries to pursue a master’s degree in China. With generous benefits and a prestigious academic environment, this scholarship aims to nurture future leaders who embody academic excellence and global citizenship. Interested applicants should review the eligibility criteria and follow the application procedures outlined by the university.

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