Online applications are invited from Indian nationals for the award of Chinese Government Scholarship 2019-20 which is being offered by the Government of China under Bilateral
Programme for pursuing higher studies/ research/specialization. Apply by March 11.
The scholarship is being offered for the following programmes:
- Undergraduate programs
- Master’s programs
- Doctoral programs
- General Scholar program
- Senior Scholar programs
Qualifications and age:
- Undergraduate programs-
Applicant must be a high school graduate under the age of 25.
- Master’s programs-
Applicant must be a bachelor’s degree holder under the age of 35.
- Doctoral programs-
Applicant must be a master’s degree holder under the age of 40.
- General Scholar program-
Applicant must be under the age of 45 and have completed at least two years of undergraduate study when applying for general scholar programs.
- Senior Scholar programs-
Applicant must be a master’s degree holder or an associate professor (or above) under the age of 50 when applying for senior scholar programs.
Candidates who have been abroad for the purpose of study/research/training, for the period of more than six months at a time either on a scholarship or on their own, are eligible to apply only if they have been in India for at least two years, after their return from abroad as on 11.03.2019.
Value of Scholarship:
Please visit the Chinese Government website here or here for details of the value of the scholarship provided by the Government of China.
Airfare: The Government of India will bear the International passage cost for outward
journey i.e. from India to China only.
39 slots are offered under the Chinese Government Scholarship.
- Applicants are required to apply online through the Ministry of Human Resource Development portal here by Mar 11.
- Applicants are also required to apply online simultaneously through China Scholarship
Council website here or here.
- The online application is available here.
Under Secretary (Scholarship)