|2016 USTC "Chinese Government Scholarship ¨C
Chinese University Program"
|About the Program
|Chinese Government Scholarship¡ªChinese University Program is a scholarship established by Ministry Of Education (MOE) to support Chinese universities in specific provinces or autonomous regions to recruit outstanding international students for graduate studies in China. MOE authorized USTC to recruit full-time master and doctoral students under the Chinese Government Scholarship since 2008.
|March 15, 2016 (for online application)
|Coverage of the scholarship
|The Chinese University Program provides a full scholarship which covers tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance.
|Qualifications for scholarship application
|Choices of Graduate Programs
|USTC offers graduate programs with Chinese or English as media of instruction. For more information of programs offered at USTC, please check:
|Master¡¯s Degree Programs List (right click and save the attachment), and Doctoral Degree Programs List (right click and save the attachment).
| For more information about the programs and professors in related field, please refer to the link of:
professors' brief profiles (http://en.ustc.edu.cn/faculty/201105/t20110530_112483.html),
and schools and departments (http://en.ustc.edu.cn/schools/).
|Applicants are encouraged to contact prospective supervisors prior to application and if have, are expected to upload in the online application system the Form of Provisional Acceptance of International Student by USTC Professor (download in the attachment).
|Duration of Scholarship
|The duration of scholarship is decided in accordance with the duration of each specific program:
|Applicants who apply for programs instructed in Chinese but without sufficient Chinese language proficiency are required to take one-year Chinese language courses and pass the relevant test prior to the studies in their specialties. For those who take the one-year Chinese language courses, the duration of the scholarship will be extended correspondingly. Scholarship duration specified in the admission notice CANNOT be extended in principle.
|To complete the application for USTC "Chinese Government Scholarship ¨C University Postgraduate Program", please make sure you finish each of the following steps as required and before the specific time.
|Step 1: Online Application for CSC Scholarship
|Log on the on-line application system to do an on-line registration and application (http://laihua.csc.edu.cn). Agency code for USTC is 10358.
|Step 2: Online Application for USTC Admission
|The online application (http://isa.ustc.edu.cn/xs/xssq.asp?jxj=jyb&menu2=3)includes filling in the application form and uploading supporting documentations.
|Step 3: Original Application Documents Submission
|After applying online, applicants must submit application materials to Office of International Cooperation of USTC by post mail or in person (application materials submitted by email will not be accepted). Application materials arriving after April 10, 2016 will not be accepted.
|Application materials (in duplicate, A4 size)
¡ù Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
¡ù Application materials will NOT be returned regardless of the application result.
¡ù Please make sure you send out two complete sets of all the required documents and specify on the envelop "Application for CSC scholarship" with the serial number of your Application form for Chinese Government Scholarship (which can be found at the bottom of the form) and your application ID for USTC Online Application System (http://isa.ustc.edu.cn/xs/xssq.asp?jxj=jyb&menu2=3).Postal address: Office of International Cooperation, University of Science and Technology of China, 96 Jinzhai Road, Hefei, 230026, Anhui, China
|1) USTC will review all the application materials arriving before the deadline. Decisions for admission and granting the scholarship will be made on the basis of applicants¡¯ academic record, research abilities and other aspects related. 2) The list of nominated candidates will be sent to China Scholarship Council (CSC) for review at the end of April, 2016. 3) After the name list is approved by CSC, the scholarship awardees will be notified by USTC and admission documents will be posted to the awardees in July. 4) New school year shall start in September, 2016. The specific date of registration will be written on the admission notice.
|1) Regulations of Chinese Government Scholarship will apply to the students under this scholarship scheme. Scholarship students must go through the Annual Review of the Chinese Government Scholarship Status. (For more details, please refer to the website: http://iao.ustc.edu.cn/bszn/hwxs/wglxs/gzzd/201308/t20130805_155521.html) 2) Scholarship students are not allowed to change their institutions as well as their academic programs or the duration of study specified in the Admission Notice. 3) Scholarship students who have to suspend their studies due to illness must return to their home country for further treatment and recovery. Expenses for the international travel to and from the university will be borne by the students themselves, and their scholarship status will be reserved for one year at most, with the monthly living allowance stopped during the suspension. Scholarships of the students who suspend their studies for reasons other than illness will not be reserved. 4) The Office of International Cooperation of USTC is responsible for the interpretation of the scholarship granting procedures and regulations.
Office of International Cooperation
University of Science and Technology of China
96 Jinzhai Road, Hefei, 230026, Anhui, P. R. China
Fax: 86-551-63632579 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (the only email address for CSC application in USTC; messages sent to other email addresses may not be received or answered properly; please always indicate ¡°CGS-CUP¡± in the subject of your email for any inquiries regarding your application to us.) Website: http://en.ustc.edu.cn/admissions/international_students