Chinese Government and WMO are offering new scholarships for international students to study in China. Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate, masters and doctoral degree programs in the Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology and the Hohai University in China.
The WMO scholarship program supports undergraduate students for no more than 5 years, master students for no more than 3 years and doctoral students for no more than 4 years.
Applications should be sent to CSC by WMO before 29th January 2016.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in the field of meteorology, hydrology, and water resources supervision & management in China.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate and master’s degree and doctoral degree program. The 2 designated universities for this program are Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology and Hohai University.
Scholarship Provider: Ministry of Education of P. R. China.
Scholarship can be taken at: China
Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must:
- -be a citizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China, and be in good health;
- -be a high school graduate under the age of 25 when applying for undergraduate programs;
- -be a bachelor’s degree holder under the age of 35 when applying for master’s programs;
- -be a master’s degree holder under the age of 40 when applying for doctoral programs.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes, International students can apply for this WMO scholarship.
Scholarship Description: Chinese Government Scholarship—WMO Program is a scholarship established by MOE for World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to sponsor international students to study and conduct research in meteorology, hydrology, and water resources supervision & management in China.
Duration of award(s): This program supports undergraduate students for no more than 5 years, master students for no more than 3 years, or doctoral students for no more than 4 years. Duration of the scholarship, which covers both major study and Chinese language/preparatory study, as specified in the Admission Letter, cannot be extended in general. Undergraduate scholarship winners must register for Chinese-taught credit courses. Graduate students can register for either Chinese-taught program or English-taught program if applicable. Students of Chinese-taught programs without adequate Chinese proficiency must take one-year Chinese language/preparatory study and pass the required test before moving on to major studies.
What does it cover? This is a partial scholarship which covers
-a tuition waiver;
-Please refer to Introduction to CGS-Coverage and Standard for details of each item.
Notification: CSC reviews the placement results, approves the List of Scholarship Winners and sends the admission documents to WMO Secretariat before 15 June 2016.
How to Apply:
- -Apply to WMO Secretariat for CGS opportunity. It is your own responsibility to consult WMO Secretariat for details and requirements of this Program and make sure you are eligible for the scholarship.
- -Apply to your target university for Pre-admission Letter once recommended by WMO Secretariat as an eligible candidate.
- -Complete the online application procedure at CSC Online Application System for International Students, submit online the completed Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship and print a hard copy. Submit all your application documents to WMO Secretariat before the deadline.
- -Only applications of recommended candidates from WMO Secretariat will be considered. No other applications or individual application directly sent to CSC will be considered. Candidates holding Pre-admission Letter will be placed in the host university; those without Pre-admission Letter should accept CSC’s placement of university.
NOTE: You should consult WMO Secretariat for Instructions of CSC Online Application System for International Students and Agency Number.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Applications should be sent to CSC by WMO before 29th January 2016.