Scholarships

About Chinese Government Scholarship application and Confucious Scholarship application and other scholarship application as following list, please contact with Institute for International Students (NOT OUR OFFICE)

Pleae mail your application materials to the following address: 

Institute for International Students (海外教育学院), Room 514, Zeng Xianzi Building (曾宪梓楼514室), Nanjing University, 22 Hankou Road, Nanjing, China,

Postcode: 210093        Tel: 86-25-83593586

Please contact with Ms TAO Jia

Email: jtao@nju.edu.cn; issd@nju.edu.cn

Website: http://hwxy.nju.edu.cn/en/

 

Nanjing University has established the following scholarships for international students: 
 
 
President Scholarship for Nanjing University:
Only for those in Nanjing University’s graduate programmes to apply at October---December.
The annual subsidy will be 1700RMB/month for Master-graduate and 2000RMB/month for Doctorate-graduate.
Contact:
Institution for International Students
 
 
Confucius Institute Scholarship:

About Confucious Scholarship application, please contact with Institute for International Students (NOT OUR OFFICE)

Pleae mail your application materials to the following address: 

Institute for International Students (海外教育学院), Room 514, Zeng Xianzi Building (曾宪梓楼514室), Nanjing University, 22 Hankou Road, Nanjing, China,

Postcode: 210093        Tel: 86-25-83593586

Please contact with Ms QIAN Yue

Email: qianyue@nju.edu.cn, issd@nju.edu.cn

Website: http://hwxy.nju.edu.cn/en/

 
For those applying for Chinese Language advanced study programs or Master's program of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages to apply at March---April.
For details about this scholarship, please refer to the following pdf document:
 
For the purpose of supporting the development of Confucius Institutes, facilitating international promotion of Chinese language and dissemination of Chinese culture, as well as cultivating qualified Chinese-language teachers and excellent Chinese-language learners, Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban (hereinafter referred to as Hanban) launches a “Confucius Institute Scholarship” program to sponsor foreign students, scholars and Chinese language teachers to study Chinese in Nanjing University. 
 
1.Category of Scholarship and Eligibility Criteria
 
The scholarship is divided into 5 categories: 
 
1. Scholarship for Students of Master's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages(MTCSOL), 
 
2. Scholarship for Students of One-Academic-Year + MTCSOL, 
 
3. Scholarship for Students of Bachelor's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages(BTCSOL), 
 
4. Scholarship for One-Academic-Year Students, 
 
5. Scholarship for One-Semester Students. 
 
Applicants shall be non-Chinese citizens in good health, aged between 16 and 35 (Chinese language teachers in post shall be aged below 45, and applicants for BTCSOL scholarship should be aged below 20). 
 
1. Scholarship for Students of MTCSOL: The scholarship is oriented at excellent students from Confucius Institutes (Classrooms), overseas local Chinese language teachers, winners of the "Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students, excellent foreign college graduates majored in Chinese and outstanding performers on HSK exams, to undertake a Master's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages. The scholarship winner shall begin the study in autumn, and the duration of scholarship is two academic years. The applicant should have a bachelor degree or its equivalent, get a score of at least 180 on the HSK (level 5) and a score of at least 50 on the HSK (intermediate level), and make a written commitment stating that he/she will be engaged in Chinese language teaching for at least 5 years after graduation. The applicant with a specific teaching post arranged will be given admission priority (certification by the institution he/she will teach for is required). Hanban will provide support for outstanding graduates to teach in their home countries. 
 
2. Scholarship for Students of One-Academic-Year + MTCSOL: The scholarship is oriented at students from Confucius Institutes in Africa and Latin America regions, who are interested in Chinese Language teaching. The applicant shall sign an agreement with the Confucius Institute or an institute he/she will teach for. The Applicant is required to have a bachelor degree or its equivalent and achieve a score of at least 180 on the HSK (level 3) and a score of at least 60 on the HSKK (primary level). Those who pass the first-academic-year assessment and score at least 180 on the HSK (level 5) can proceed with their study in China for the Master’s Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages. Hanban will support graduates to teach Chinese in their home countries by recruiting them as local teachers, providing wage subsidies, etc. 
 
3. Scholarship for Students of BTCSOL: The scholarship is oriented at students from Confucius Institutes in underdeveloped regions in Asia and Africa, who are interested in Chinese Language teaching. Scholarship winners will major in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (or Chinese in the direction of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages). Time of enrollment for scholarship winners is autumn, 2014, and the duration is four academic years. Applicants should have a high school degree or above, and meanwhile get no less than 180 scores in HSK (level 3) and at least 40 scores in HSKK (intermediate level). 
 
4. Scholarship for One-Academic Year Students : The scholarship is oriented at outstanding students of Confucius Institutes (Classrooms), overseas local Chinese language teachers, winners of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students, excellent foreign college students majored in Chinese, outstanding performers on the HSK, and those who intend to become Chinese teachers. The scholarship winner may choose to study in majors including Chinese Language and Literature, Chinese History and Chinese Philosophy. The time of entrance is autumn and the grant term is one academic year. Applicants should achieve a score of at least 180 on the HSK (level 3) and at least 60 on the HSKK (primary level). 
 
5. Scholarship for One-Semester Students : The scholarship is oriented at excellent students of Confucius Institutes (Classrooms), winners of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students, overseas local Chinese language teachers, excellent foreign college students majored in Chinese, and outstanding performers on the HSK. The scholarship winner may choose to study in majors including Chinese Language and Literature, Chinese History and Chinese Philosophy. The time of entrance is autumn or spring in next year and the grant term is one semester. Applicants should achieve a score of at least 120 on the HSK (level 2) and at least 40 on the HSKK (primary level). 
 
For all categories of scholarships, priority will be given to applicants with HSK and HSKK scores. Winners of the finals of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students in China shall arrange their applications in accordance with the prize specifications. Repetitive applications are invalid. 
 
2. Scholarship Coverage and Criteria
 
Scholarship winners are exempt from registration fees, tuition, fees for basic learning materials, accommodation fees on campus, and are provided with a one-off resettlement subsidy, monthly living allowance, outpatient medical service and comprehensive insurance for foreign students studying in China. Monthly living allowances are provided at the following rates (CNY Yuan per month): 
 
a. CNY 1,400 for Undergraduate Students, One-Academic-Year Students and One-Semester Students. 
 
b. CNY 1,700 for Master’s Degree Students. 
 
The one-off resettlement subsidy is CNY 1,500 for students who will study in China for one academic year or more; CNY 1,000 will be provided for all students who studies in China for one semester; the one-off resettlement subsidy will not be provided for those who have studied in China for more than half a year before being enrolled. 
 
3. Recruitment Procedures
 
1. From the issue date of the Procedures, applicants should log on to the Confucius Institute Scholarship website, set up an individual account, read information and introduction of Nanjing University and majors, complete and submit the Confucius Institute Scholarship Application Form online. 
 
2. At the same time of the online registration, applicants should get the recommendation of the recommending institutions. Confucius Institutes (independently set-up Confucius Classrooms), overseas Chinese test centers, educational and cultural offices (sections) of Chinese Embassies (Consulates), Nanjing University and institutions of higher education in those countries with no Confucius Institutes are entrusted by Hanban as the recommending institutions. The recommending institutions shall examine the qualification and application materials of applicants, and submit the list of recommended applicants to Hanban.
 
3. Nanjing University is responsible for reviewing the qualification of applicants and submitting the proposed enrollment name list of qualified candidates to Hanban. We will inform the pre-admitted students by E-mail in advance. 
 
4. Hanban will organize an expert panel to make the final selection, and publish the name list of successful applicants on the Scholarship website, and so will Nanjing University do on our homepage(http://hwxy.nju.edu.cn). Hanban will also inform the recommending institutions, and the recommending institutions will inform the applicants. 
 
5. Nanjing University will post “Admission Letter”, “Enrollment Instructions”, “Visa Application Form for Foreigners to Study in China" (JW202 Form) and other related materials to successful applicants through their recommending institutions
 
4. Application Documents
 
Applicants should log onto the Scholarship website, fill out the “Confucius Institute Scholarship Application Form”, and attach the electronic files of the following materials: 
 
1. Photocopy of passport photo page. 
 
2. Photocopies of HSK、HSKK score reports. 
 
3. Notarized highest education diploma attained(scheduled graduation proof or official proof of student status). 
 
4. Reference letters and letter of commitment. The BTCSOL Scholarship applicants should submit pre-admission notice issued by Nanjing University. The MTCSOL Scholarship applicants are required to submit two reference letters from professors or associate professors (in Chinese or English) and a written commitment stating that the applicant will be engaged in Chinese language teaching for at least 5 years after graduation (written in Chinese and signed). College students majored in Chinese in countries with no Confucius Institutes established shall submit a reference letter signed and issued by the university President. 
 
5. Applicants under the age of 18 shall submit relevant legal documents of entrusted legal guardians in China. 
 
6. Winners of the finals of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students in China shall submit the certificate of scholarship. Winners of preliminary rounds of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions in their countries shall submit award proof and a reference letter from the Chinese Embassy (or Consulate) in the competition area. 
 
7. Chinese language teachers shall submit the proof of the length of time in teaching and weekly teaching hours provided by institutes they work for. 
 
8. Those applying for scholarship of One-Academic-Year + MTCSOL are required to provide the agreement signed with the Confucius Institute or the institute which they will be working for. 
 
5. Entrance and Annual Appraisal 
 
1. The scholarship winners shall register at Nanjing University before the deadline set by the institute. Scholarships will not be reserved for those who do not register on time without reasonable cause. 
 
2. Scholarships will be canceled for those who cannot pass the health examination. 
 
3. Students undertaking BTCSOL or MMTCSOL (including One-Academic-Year + MTCSOL), shall be subject to an annual appraisal after being enrolled according to the “Annual Appraisal Procedures for Confucius Institute Scholarship”. Only the eligible students are entitled to continue to receive the scholarships in the following year. 
 
6. Contact Information of Hanban
 
Division of Scholarships, Confucius Institute Headquarters / Hanban 
Address: 129, Deshengmenwai Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, 100088. 
Fax:+86-10-58595937 ,Email:scholarships@hanban.org 
Confucius Institute Scholarship Website:http://cis.chinese.cn 
HSK and HSKK Website:http://www.chinesetest.cn 
 
7. Contact Information of Nanjing University
 
Ms. Zhou Chunyue 
Scholarship Coordinator 
Institute for International Students 
Nanjing University, 22 Hankou Rd 
Nanjing, P.R.C. 210093 
Website:http://hwxy.nju.edu.cn 
Email: zhoucy@nju.edu.cn 
Tel. +86-25-83593586; 
Fax: +86-25-83316747 
 
 
The Nanjing Government Scholarship:
The Nanjing Government Scholarship has been implemented from Sep, 2013. The annual subsidy will be 20,000RMB/year for postgraduate and PHD students, 10,000RMB/year for undergraduate student, 5000RMB/semester for non-degree students.
 
The applicants should:
1. Be no more than 28 years as a undergraduate student, no more than 35 years as a postgraduate student, no more than 40 years as a PHD student;
2. the non-degree student should have obtained the bachelor degree;
3. have enjoyed neither other government scholarship nor Hohai full scholarship;
4. those who has certain Chinese language proficiency(HSK certificate provided) will enjoy the priority.
 
Documents Required:
1. Nanjing Government Scholarship Application Form
2. the most advanced certificate or diploma
3. the most advance transcript
4. study plan in China
5. two recommendation letter from related professor
6. language proficiency certificate( eg.HSK certificate)
7. copy of the passport
8. health report
 
Deadline: 
Applicants must apply for the scholarship between March 1st and June 15th each year.
 
Contact:
Institution for International Students
Email: issd@nju.edu.cm
 
 
Chinese Government Scholarship: 

 

About Chinese Government Scholarship application, please contact with Institute for International Students (NOT OUR OFFICE)

Pleae mail your application materials to the following address: 

Institute for International Students (海外教育学院), Room 514, Zeng Xianzi Building (曾宪梓楼514室), Nanjing University, 22 Hankou Road, Nanjing, China,

Postcode: 210093        Tel: 86-25-83594535

Please contact with Ms ZHOU Chunyue

Email: zhoucy@nju.edu.cn; issd@nju.edu.cn

Website: http://hwxy.nju.edu.cn/en/

 
In order to promote the mutual understanding, cooperation and exchanges in politics, economy, culture, education, and trade between China and other countries, the Chinese government has set up a series of scholarship programs to sponsor international students, teachers and scholars to study and research in Chinese universities. China Scholarship Council (hereinafter referred to as CSC), entrusted by the Ministry of Education of People’s Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as MOE), is responsible for the enrollment and administration of Chinese Government Scholarship programs. Academic programs of Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, Economics, Law, Management, Education, History, Literature, Philosophy and Arts in 252 designated Chinese universities are available to scholarship winners.
 
Chinese Government Scholarship supports the following 7 programs.
 
1. Bilateral Program
This includes full or partial scholarships in accordance with educational exchange agreements or MOUs between the Chinese government and governments of other countries, institutions, universities and international organizations. It supports undergraduate programs, master’s programs, doctoral programs, general scholar programs and senior scholar programs.
Applicants shall apply to the dispatching authorities for overseas study in their home countries.
 
2. Chinese University Program
A full scholarship to support Chinese universities in specific provinces or autonomous regions to recruit outstanding international students for graduate studies in China. It only supports master’s programs and doctoral programs.
Applicants shall apply to the designated Chinese universities undertaking this program.
 
3. Great Wall Program
A full scholarship for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to sponsor students and scholars in developing countries to study and research in China. It only supports general scholar programs and senior scholar programs.
Applicants shall apply to the National Commissions for UNESCO in their home countries.
 
4. EU Program
A full scholarship to encourage students from EU member countries to study and research in China in order to promote mutual understanding between China and EU members. It supports undergraduate programs, master’s programs, doctoral programs, general scholar programs and senior scholar programs.
Applicants shall apply to the Office for Education and Culture, Mission of P. R. China to the European Union.
 
5. AUN Program
A full scholarship for ASEAN University Network (AUN) to enhance the academic exchange and mutual understanding between China and ASEAN members. It only supports master’s programs and doctoral programs.
Applicants shall apply to AUN Secretariat.
 
6.PIF Program 
A full scholarship to encourage students from Pacific island countries to study in China. It supports undergraduate programs, master’s programs, doctoral programs, general scholar programs and senior scholar programs.
Applicants shall apply to Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Secretariat.
 
7.WMO Program
A partial scholarship (including a tuition fee waiver, free on-campus accommodation and Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Protection Scheme) to sponsor international students to study and research in meteorology, hydrology, and water resources supervision and management in China. It only supports undergraduate programs and graduate programs.
 
Applicants shall apply to World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
 
CATEGORIES, DURATION, LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION AND PROGRAM OPTIONS 
 
Categories
Chinese Government Scholarship programs sponsor international students, teachers and scholars to undertake degree studies (bachelor, master or PhD) or academic research in China. 
 
Duration
Chinese Government Scholarship covers both major study and Chinese language (preparatory) study. The table below illustrates the duration of each program.
 

Program Categories

Major Study

(Academic Year)

Chinese Language (preparatory) Study

(Academic Year)

Duration of Scholarship (Academic Year)

Undergraduate programs

4-5

Up to 2

4-7

Master’s programs

2-3

Up to 2

2-5

Doctoral programs

3-4

Up to 2

3-6

General scholar programs

Up to 1

Up to 1

Up to 2

Senior scholar programs

Up to 1

Up to 1

Up to 2

 
Language of Instruction
1. Instruction Language for undergraduate programs.
Chinese is the only instruction language for undergraduate programs. Scholarship recipients of undergraduate programs must take one-year preparatory courses in designated universities and pass the required test before major studies.
Recipients can apply for preparatory course exemption if they 
● complete their secondary education in Chinese.
Or
● have valid HSK certificate that meets the requirement of the host university.
Valid official documents from schools of secondary education or a photocopy of HSK certificate must be submitted for preparatory course exemption. Please NOTE that HSK results are valid for 2 years.
 
2. Instruction Language for graduate programs and non-degree programs.
Chinese universities generally offer graduate programs and non-degree programs in Chinese. Certain Chinese universities could offer graduate programs and non-degree courses in English. Please check the Directory of the Chinese Institutions Admitting International Students under Chinese Government Scholarship Programat http://www.csc.edu.cn/laihua or http://www.campuschina.org for program introductions.
 
● Scholarship recipients of Chinese-taught programs without adequate Chinese proficiency must take Chinese language training courses for one to two years to reach the language requirements of their host universities before major studies. Failure to reach the required language proficiency will lead to the automatic termination of scholarship. Recipients in such programs as Science, Engineering, Agriculture, West Medicine, Economics, Management, Law and Arts will take Chinese courses for one year. Recipients in Literature, History, Philosophy and Chinese Medicine will take Chinese courses for no more than two years.
 
● Scholarship recipients of English-taught programs or those with adequate Chinese language proficiency do not need to take Chinese language courses.
 
Program Options
252 Chinese universities are designated by MOE to enroll international students with Chinese Government Scholarship. Please check the Directory of the Chinese Institutions Admitting International Students under Chinese Government Scholarship Programat http://www.csc.edu.cn/laihua, http://www.campuschina.org or http://www.studyinchina.edu.cn for an introduction to programs and universities available.
 
COVERAGE OF CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP 
Full Scholarship
● A fee waiver of registration, tuition, laboratory experiments, internship, and basic textbooks.
Cost of experiments or internships beyond the program curricular is at student’s own expense.
Cost of books or learning materials other than required basic textbooks is at student’s own expense.
 
● Free on-campus dormitory accommodation.
 
● A living allowance at the following rates( per month),
undergraduates: CNY 1,400;
master’s students & general scholars: CNY 1,700;
doctoral students & senior scholars: CNY 2,000.
Scholarship recipients registering before the 15th of the registration month (the 15th included) will be granted the full living allowance of that month. Recipients registering after the 15th of the registration month will be granted half of the living allowance of that month.
 
● One-off settlement subsidy:
CNY 1,000 for new students who will study in China for less than one academic year;
CNY 1,500 for new students who will study in China for one academic year or above.
 
● Outpatient medical service and Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Protection Scheme for International Students in China.
 
● One-off inter-city travel reimbursement:
A hard-seat train ticket (hard-berth train ticket for overnight trip) will be reimbursed for scholarship students traveling
from the port of entry to the city of the host university or Chinese language training (preparatory) school upon registration;
from the city of Chinese language training (preparatory) school tothe city of the host university upon finishing the Chinese language training (preparatory)study;
from the city of the host university to the nearest port of departure upon graduation.
 
Partial Scholarship
● One or some items of the full scholarship.