The Government of China offers scholarships for African students for the academic year 2018/2019. The scholarships are intended for studies leading to the award of master and doctoral degrees.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master and doctoral degrees.
Nationalities: The scholarships are open to all qualified African nationals.
Eligible Countries: The scholarships are open to all qualified African nationals.
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates applying must satisfy the following requirements:
Undergraduate degree from a recognized university, with at least a second class upper division or its equivalent, in a relevant field.
For Doctoral Candidates (Master’s degree in a relevant field is required)
Maximum age of 35 years
Fluency in the English language, as it is the teaching language
Candidates may be required for a written or oral examination after pre-selection.
Method of Application: Applications must be submitted with a cover letter stating motivation for applying and how the qualification will enable you to serve the continent. Applications must also be accompanied with the following:
- Curriculum Vitae including education, work experience and publications if any;
- Certified copies of relevant certificates, transcripts, and personal details page of national passport (at least six-month validity)
- Clear coloured passport size photograph (3*4)
- Recommendations from two academic referees
- Health Certificate.
All applicants must apply directly through the respective University website and send copies by email.
Scholarship Application Deadline: June 29, 2018