Info on Study Scholarships in China
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Study scholarships in China are an attractive opportunity for many international students, as China has expanded its highly competitive scholarship program to attract global talent to the country. Scholarships in China cover a wide range of educational levels, from language programs, undergraduate degrees to postgraduate programs and doctoral research.

Here is some general information about study scholarships in China!

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Types of Study Scholarships in China

Chinese Government Scholarship
CSC (China Scholarship Council)

Confucius Institute Scholarship
Chinese Language and Culture Center (Hanban)

  1. China Scholarship Council (CSC Scholarship)
    Chinese government scholarship program aimed at supporting international students who wish to pursue studies in China. CSC scholarships cover a wide range of education levels, from undergraduate to doctoral, and cover a wide range of fields of study.
  2. Confucius Institute Scholarship (CIS Scholarship)
    Scholarship program offered by the Chinese Language and Culture Center (Hanban) to support international students who wish to learn Chinese and understand Chinese culture. This scholarship usually applies to Chinese language programs offered by various Confucius Institutes around the world.
  3. Belt and Road Scholarship
    Initiative launched by the Chinese government to support students from countries involved in China’s Economic and Maritime Belt Road Initiative (BRI). BRI is an infrastructure and economic project involving a large number of countries around the world, and this scholarship program aims to promote educational cooperation and cultural exchanges between China and BRI countries.
  4. Chinese Government Scholarship
    This scholarship is provided by the Chinese government and can be received by international students pursuing a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree. Typically, these scholarships cover tuition fees, living expenses, and health insurance. This program is open to various majors and students from various countries.
  5. University Scholarships
    Many universities in China offer scholarships specifically for international students. These scholarships can vary in form, covering tuition discounts, living assistance, or even part-time work.
  6. Provincial and City Scholarships
    Some regions in China provide their own scholarship programs to attract international students, offering various forms of financial support.
  7. Field-Specific Scholarships
    Some institutions or organizations in China provide special scholarships for certain fields of study, such as technology, arts, or business.
  8. Corporate or Industry Scholarships
    Some companies or industries in China may offer scholarships to students interested in pursuing studies relevant to that industry.
  9. Research/Ph.D. Scholarships
    Browse tailored scholarships for doctoral programs and research activities in various fields.
  10. Student Exchange Scholarships
    Consider exchange programs between universities or educational institutions that can provide financial support.

General information

Scholarship Criteria

Most scholarships in China offer full financial support, including tuition fees, accommodation, living allowance and health insurance.


Chinese government scholarships are often competitive, with tight competition, so it is important to have a good academic record.

Master the Language

Typically, you will need to master English or Mandarin, depending on the course you choose.