CAS-TWAS President’s PhD Fellowship Program [China]: Apply by Mar 31: Expired


According to an agreement between the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) for the advancement of science in developing countries, up to 200 students/scholars from all over the world will be sponsored to study in China for doctoral degrees for up to 4 years.

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Biological Systems and Organisms
  • Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Engineering Sciences
  • Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physics

Applicants must:

  • Be maximum age of 35 years on 31 December 2019;
  • Not take up other assignments during the period of his/her fellowship;
  • Not hold Chinese citizenship;
  • Applicants for doctoral study should also:
  • Meet the admission criteria for international students of UCAS/USTC (criteria of UCAS/criteria of USTC).
  • Hold a master degree before the beginning of the fall semester: 1 September, 2019.
  • Provide evidence that he/she will return to their home country on completion of their studies in China according to CAS-TWAS agreement.
  • Provide proof of knowledge of English or Chinese language.

Visit the official website for the fellowship online application system.

Create your own account, and follow the instructions to finish the online application form.

Last Date for Applying: Mar 31


For any queries, contact

  • Ms. Xie Yuchen
    CAS-TWAS President’s Fellowship Programme UCAS Office (UCAS)
    Tel: +86 10 82672900
    Email: president-fellowship@ucas.ac.cn
  • Ms. Lin Tian (Linda Tian)
    CAS-TWAS President’s Fellowship Programme USTC Office (USTC)
    Tel: +86 551 63600279Fax: +86 551 63632579
    Email: presidentfellow@ustc.edu.cn
For any further information, visit the page here. 

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