Shanghai Government Scholarship Class A 2017

Shanghai Government Scholarship Class A 2017

In order to further develop the education of international students and attract more outstanding international students to study in Shanghai, Shanghai Municipal Education Commission has founded the “Shanghai Government Scholarship for International Students” (hereinafter referred to Scholarship). It is established to fund excellent international students to pursue bachelor’s degree or above at higher educational institutions (hereinafter referred to as HEIs) in Shanghai.

CATEGORIES OF APPLICANTS AND DURATION OF SCHOLARSHIP

Excellent international students who pursue master’s or doctoral degrees at HEIs in Shanghai.

 

CRITERIA & ELIGIBILITY

  1. Applicants should be non-Chinese citizens and be in good health.
    b. Applicants for doctoral degree programs must have a master’s degree and be under the age of 40.
    c. Applicants for master’s degree programs must have a bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 35.
    d. Applicants should have good academic performance.
    e. Applicants should not be awardees of other Chinese government scholarships at the same time.

VALUES OF SCHOLARSHIP

Full scholarship covers tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance.

Supporting Categories Field of Study Tuition (CNY per year) Accommodation (CNY per year) Stipend (CNY per year) Medical Insurance

(CNY per year)

Total

(CNY per year)

Undergraduate students I 20000 8400 30000 800 59200
II 23000 8400 30000 800 62200
III 27000 8400 30000 800 66200
Master’s students I 25000 8400 36000 800 70200
II 29000 8400 36000 800 74200
III 34000 8400 36000 800 79200
Doctoral students I 33000 12000 42000 800 87800
II 38000 12000 42000 800 92800
III 45000 12000 42000 800 99800

NOTE: Field of Study I includes Philosophy, Economics, Legal Studies, Education, Literature, History, and Management; Field of Study II includes Science, Engineering, and Agriculture; Field of Study III includes Fine Arts and Medicine.

APPLICATION

Applicants shall apply directly to the HEIs in Shanghai once an academic year. Applicants who meet the eligibility requirements could apply continuously.
Applications are accepted from January. For the specific application deadlines, applicants should consult the relevant HEIs.

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

The applicants must fill in and submit the following documents truly, correctly and completely:
a. Class B scholarship application form: The form should be duplicated in either Chinese or English.
b. Highest diploma (notarized photocopy): Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
c. Academic transcripts: Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
d. A study or research plan in Chinese or in English (1,000 words or above) shall be submitted.
e. Recommendation letters: Applicants should submit two letters of recommendation in Chinese or English from professors or associate professors in the HEIs they graduated from.
f. Applicants for music and art are requested to submit the applicants’ own works according to the specific requirements from the HEIs.
g. Please note that application documents will NOT be returned.

 

OTHER CLAUSES

HEIs and specialties:
All the HEIs and specialties that are qualified to accept international scholarship students certified by China Scholarship Council are entrusted to educate students under Shanghai Government Scholarship programs. For details please check the Guide to Study in Shanghai on the website of Shanghai Municipal Education Commission (http://www.shmec.gov.cn/web/xxgk/shanghai/index.php)or check the website of China Scholarship Council (http://www.csc.edu.cn).
ion and notification:
The committee in relevant HEIs will assess all the applications. The results will be forwarded to the applicants in written form.

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