Chinese Government Scholarships for International students are offered by China Scholarship Council. Students ask many questions regarding application process and other things. We Covered almost most of them below.

  • Is it easy to apply for Chinese Government Scholarship? Yes and No
  • What is the date to apply for Chinese Government Scholarship? Jan to April
  • What does the scholarship covers?
    • Fee
    • Medical
    • Shared Room
    • Per month stipend 3000 for MS and 3500 for PhD
  • Will I get anything amount from supervisor? Sometime
  • What is level of basic science labs and research facilities in Chinese universities? Top notch
  • What is minimum percentage?
    • Normally 70% or 3.0/4/0 CGPA
  • What are chances of males and female to get scholarship? almost Female 75% Male 50%
  • What is medium of instruction in China? Chinese or English
  • Can I Apply for Bachelor Scholarships? No
  • What degree scholarships are offered in China? MS and PhD
  • Master Scholarships are more or PhD? PhD about 80 to 90%
  • How many universities in China provide the scholarships? About 279
  • How many main types of scholarships? 3 Main types
  • Can I apply for different type of scholarships at same time? Yes
  • What is acceptance letter?
  • Is acceptance letter must to apply for scholarship?
  • What kind of acceptance letter is more beneficial?
  • Is getting acceptance letter makes sure that I Will get scholarship?
  • Is there any sample I Can see what is acceptance letter? Here
  • What is recommendation letter?
  • How many recommendation letter do I need to apply? 2
  • What kind of recommendation letter is useful? Non copy pasted
  • Is there any sample which I can see what is recommendation/reference letter? Here
  • Chinese Government Scholarship Agency List? Here
  • How to find a supervisor?
    • Research area
    • University Faculty Profiles
    • Google Scholar tip of future supervisor publications
    • What should be in the email sent to professor?
      • CSC Scholarship introduction with URL of university URL of details
      • Your interest in his area
      • Your introduction to
      • Short one two page CV with publications in on first page
      • No need to send all documents
    • Where to get attested the degrees?
      • Notary Public (any stamp is fine)
    • Only Matric to onward Certificated and Degrees? Yes
    • Is English language Certificate is must? Yes
    • Is IELTS or TOEFL required for to apply? Sometime
    • Is HSK level 3 or 4 required for to apply? Sometime
    • Can I email documents only or submit online application only? No
    • Do some universities need both CSC application form with attachment and also University Application form (admission) form with attachments? Yes
    • How many universities I Can apply? As many as you like but 3-5 is suggested
    • Should I apply online or send the hard copies also? Both
    • How many hard copies should I send to university? 2-3 sets as required by university
    • What is address to send the documents? Foreign Students Office
    • What is age to apply for Master and PhD? 30 for master 35 for PhD
    • Where can I find all details in text form for help?
    • Where can I find Chinese Government Scholarship Process steps?
    • What is foreigner physical examination? Medical
    • Where can I do foreigner physical examination? Chinese Clinics or Public Sector Hospitals
    • What is degree duration for Master? 2-4 years
    • What is degree duration for PhD? 3-4 Years
    • What problems can occur if you apply with 16 years education for PhD? Degree cancellation or not acceptance in your country
    • Should I send documents to China Scholarship Council (CSC) address? No
    • What is quality of research in Chinese Universities? Good
    • Is there any course work in Chinese universities for MS and PhD Degree? Yes for MS (20-36 credits) for PhD sometime (6 to 18)
    • Is it safe to study in China? Yes
    • Is it safe to study in China for Girls? Yes
    • Is it safe to study in China MBBS or it is useful? BIG NO
    • Can we get Hilal food in China? Yes
    • Are Chinese people easy going or nice? Yes
    • How much I can save from Stipend? About 1200-1500 RMB (20 to 15 Thousand)
  • Please ask if you have any more questions about Chinese Government Scholarships Application Process we will reply.