2018 Shanghai Government Scholarships for international students in China

Application deadline: April 30,2018

In order to further develop the education of international students and attract more outstanding international students to study in Shanghai, Shanghai Municipal Education Commission has founded the “Shanghai Government Scholarship for International Students”.

It is established to fund excellent international students to pursue bachelor’s degree or above at higher educational institutions.

The following scholarships are for students looking to study at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

Overview

1.Supporting Categories: This scholarship only supports bachelor’s students, master’s students and doctoral students.

2. Duration: This scholarship only supports bachelor’s students for no more than 4 academic years, master’s students for no more than 2 academic years or doctoral students for no more than 4 academic years.

3. Instruction Language: Chinese.

4. Scholarship Coverage: The scholarship covers tuition waiver and comprehensive medical insurance for bachelor’s students; it covers tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance for master’s students and doctoral students.

Eligibility:

1. Applicants must be a citizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China, and be in good health.

2. The requirements for applicants’ degree and age are that applicants must:

Be a high school graduate above the age of 18;

Be a bachelor’s degree holder under the age of 35 when applying for the master’s programs;

Be a master’s degree holder under the age of 40 when applying for the doctoral programs.

Application Documents:

1. Application Form for Shanghai Government Scholarship: Please

visit http://www.study-shanghai.org/ and click“Application Online” to log in, submit online the completed “Application Form for Shanghai Government Scholarship” and print a hard copy.

2. Application Form for Enrollment: Please visit http://ao.sufe.edu.cn/ and click“Application Online” to log in, submit online the completed “Application Form for Enrollment” and print a hard copy.

3. Notarized highest diploma: Prospective diploma recipients must submit official document issued by your current school to prove your current student status or expected graduation date. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.

4. Academic transcripts (written in Chinese or English): Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.

5. A Study Plan or Research Proposal (written inChinese): This should be aminimum of 800 words.

6. Two Recommendation Letters (written in Chinese orEnglish): Applicants must submit two recommendation letters signed by a professor or an associate professor.

7. Foreigner Physical Examination Form (photocopy) The physical examinations must cover all of the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form.pdf. Incomplete forms or forms without the signature of the attending physician, or the official stamp of the hospital, or a sealed photograph of the applicant are considered as invalid. Please carefully plan your physical examination schedule as the result is valid for only 6 months.

8. The copy of valid HSK level 5 or 6 Certificate

9. The copy of your valid passport

Application

10. Application Fee

415 yuan for bachelor’s students; 830 yuan for master’s students and doctoral students (Fees paid are not refundable).

Bank Account:

Name Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
A/C 1001 2249 0930 005 0373
Bank Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai Municipal Branch
Swift Code ICBKCNBJSHI
Bank Add No.9 Pu Dong Avenue, Shanghai, China
Post Code 200120
Bank TEL 0086-21-58885888

When will the final result turn out?

The final list of the SGS scholarship winners will be released in mid-May. Our university will contact the selected applicants by then.

How to apply

You should send a set of bound application documents to Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) by post before April 30th,2018. No application documents will be returned.

If you have further questions, please contact us by email: ices@mail.sufe.edu.cn

Our mailing address:

Room 102, Admission Office ICES SUFE

No.369 Zhongshan Beiyi Road, Shanghai, China

Post code: 200083

TEL: +86-21-65361944; +86-65360382

For more details,visit Official website