Confucius Institute Scholarships are provided to international students who are interested to continue their higher degree students in China mainland for free. All the educational expenses, accommodation expenses as we as research related funding is provided by Confucius Institute. Students have the option to study degree programs in Chinese universities either in English or in the Chinese language as per their interest. Even the students, who wish to study their programs in the English language, are given an opportunity to study some basic Chinese language for free.
Nearly over a thousand Chinese universities accept international students from various parts of the world under Confucius scholarships. Either you are a science and engineering student or a management student or even if you belong from medical, law or arts-related fields, you can apply for Confucius scholarship in Chinese universities.
- Which Chinese government scholarships are currently open?
- Where can i find the Chinese Universities without application fee for CSC Scholarship?
- How to book an appointment for Chinese Student VISA?
- Sample of Email to send to professors for an acceptance letter
- Research proposal for CSC Scholarship samples
- Can you apply for CSC Scholarship in more than one University?
- Where is the list of Chinese Universities offering CSC Scholarship?
- Shopping List for Students and Foreign Travellers
How to apply for Confucius Scholarship?
- First, you submit an online Confucius scholarship form
- Find a university that supports Confucius scholarship
- Submit another application form to university for admission
- Wait for the final result or an interview as if they require
The application process is very simple, and you can apply in more than one university at the same time to maximize your chances of winning the Confucius scholarship. If you find your name in the final list displayed by university stating that you won the scholarship, then you have to start preparing for your VISA application at the nearest Chinese embassy. For that purpose, the university will dispatch your admission and VISA documents to your postal address. You have to complete your documents as stated in the admission letter of the university’s admission package and the get an appointment for a short and formal VISA interview at the Chinese embassy. You have to bring your passport and all documents and then you will be given a receipt which tells you when you can actually collect your passport having Chinese Student VISA. Go to that mentioned date at the Chinese embassy to collect your passport and you are now all set to board a flight to China for your next education journey. Upon arrival in China, please make sure, you have a language translator installed in your smartphones in case you can’t speak the Chinese language. By this way, you will be able to communicate with taxi drivers, shops or even hotels to stay. Report to Police within 24 hours of your arrival in Chinese city otherwise, you may get a penalty of over US$200.
Which Universities Support Confucius Scholarship?
Almost, the majority of the universities accept candidates under Confucius scholarship. You can visit the website of your desired university and navigate to the “Scholarships” section to view if your university offers this scholarship or not.
List of China University websites can be found Bellow for Chinese scholarships:
List of Chinese Universities Websites
Stipend as per Degree Programs:
- Master Degree Stipend for Confucius Institute scholarship CNY 3000
- Bachelor Degree Stipend for Confucius Institute scholarship CNY 2500
- Educational, residence, medical expenses covered
Below link helps you to get more detailed info as to how to apply and what sort of documents Confucius scholarship requires:
Link to the Online application system for Confucius Scholarship China is below: