China: Chinese Government Scholarship for Youth of Excellence Scheme (Fully-Funded) for International Students, 2017/2018

Deadline: varies from country to country

To promote the mutual understanding and friendship between China and other countries, and to provide education opportunities to the youths worldwide who enjoy good potentials in their career development, the Chinese Government established the “Scholarship for Youth of Excellence Scheme of China——Master Program (YES CHINA)” with the aim of providing financial support to the outstanding youth coming to China to pursue a Master’s degree. For the academic year 2017/2018, the Ministry of Education, P. R. China will entrust 7 leading Chinese universities such as Peking University with 8 Master’s degree programs, namely The Master of Laws(LL.M.) Program in Chinese Law, International Program on Master of Public Health (IMPH), Master of International Economic Cooperation, Master of China Studies, The LL.M Program in International Economic Law,MBA Program, AIIB Master of International Finance, Master of One-Belt-Road Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering. The programs duration will be one year or two years (1+1), and will be open to applicants from 56 developing countries.

Location: China



1. One-year Program

  • Total Amount: 200,800 RMB per year for each student, covering:
  • Exempted fees: registration fees, tuition fees, laboratory experiment fees, internship fees, and fees for basic learning materials.
  • On-campus accommodation.
  • Living Allowance (96,000 RMB per year for each student).
  • One-off settlement subsidy after registration (3,000 RMB for each student).
  • Comprehensive medical insurance.
  • A one-way air ticket to China upon registration and a one-way air ticket back from China to the student’s home country after completion of the study.

2. Two-year Program (1+1 studies)

  • Scholarship for the first academic year is the same as One-year Program. In the second academic year, students will do their thesis back in their home countries and the dissertation defense in China, while the scholarship will only cover one round-trip ticket for dissertation defense.


1. Healthy both physically and mentally; not over 45 years old (born after September 1, 1972).

2. A bachelor or higher degree, at least 3 years’ work experience, some educational or professional experience in a field relative to that of the program applied.

3. Working in a government agency, company or research institute, and being a Section Director or Chief of Office, a senior manager, or excellent in scientific researches.

4. Good English language proficiency, able to follow English-taught courses well. Minimum requirements for reference: IELTS (Academic) total score 6.0, or TOEFL Internet score 80.

5. Having a strong development potential in his/her career, and willing to promote the mutual cooperation and exchanges between China and his/her home country.

6. Students who are now studying in China or already winners of Chinese Government Scholarship are not allowed to apply. Note: More details about each program can be found in the corresponding university’s recruitment prospectus.

Note: More details about each program can be found in the corresponding university’s recruitment prospectus

Eligible Regions: Developing Countries


Step 1: Online Application Please log in “CSC Chinese Government Scholarship Information System”  to submit online application. The application form will be generated automatically on successful submission.

Step 2: Documents Submission Submit the application documents (legible scanned ones) listed below to the application receiving agency.

Deadline: varies from country to country

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.



  1. Musa kamara

  2. My name is musa kamara am in sierra leone
    I have taken the wassce and i wish to apply for under graduate scholarship

  3. Kuotayiei Jacob Alier

    Iam Kuotayiei. jacob Alier from south Sudan
    Iam really interesting in this scholarship
    Its also advisable for post graduate to apply.
    Which are document needed for submition.

  4. Mengistu Abebe

    MA in internationsl trade MBA inogistic and supplyw chain management etc.and from science any

  5. Please I need this chance to enable me study in your University, am from Ghana and a senior high graduate. I pray that I will hear from you soon.thank you.

  6. Agbane Ene Joyce

    I really desire a scholarship but I an left with some months to complete my A level program


    Please I need this chance to enable me study in your University, am from GAMBIA and a senior high graduate. I pray that I will hear from you soon.thank you. I WANT TO DO CIVIL ENGINEERING OR COMMUNITY DESIGNING

  8. I wish you could grant me this scholarship to your prestigious university. am frank from Ghana

  9. Mulu Shamma Gemechu

    My name is Mulu Shamma from Ethiopia AND I am interested to study a masters program in public health in your university ,if possible please notify me.God bless you.

  10. Masanneh Jallow

    My name is Masanneh Jallow. I studied deploma in Social Work. I want to study in China.

  11. My Name is George Nyakune from Kenya..I wish to express my ambitions to get this support ..I would like to take up us undergraduate..joining for bachelor..looking forward to your positive reply..

  12. Halloo,I am Aileen from Kenya,do you offer scholarships for undergraduate degrees am really interested

  13. Can I please be given a chance to be part of this please

  14. My name is John okumu.I wish you could grant me that scholarship at your university.I am a senior high graduate ready for applied statistics and programming as an undergraduate

  15. Hilaly Ballonzi

    Please I need this chance to enable me study in your University, am from Tanzania and am the senior graduate. I pray that I will hear from you soon.thank you.

  16. I am living in the Gambia West Africa. I am a graduate and would like to study in your university. Hope to hearing from you soon.

  17. Iwant this Chance please help me

  18. I am holding a diploma with second class upper in special needs education and i need to go for upgrading. I badly need achance if any

  19. Samuel Roland Tandoh

    I would be glad if you would offer me the chance to study at your University, Am Samuel Roland Tandoh from Ghana and a graduate. Hope to hear from you.

  20. I am interested in scholarship, am from Kenya and did my high school education and would like to proceed with my study. Thank you in advance, hope to hear from you soon

  21. I am a Gambian also looking for a scholarship and I hope this will be a good opportunity to enhance my capacity in area of tourism and hospitality. you can contact me on via mail,

  22. Baccusy, W.Kesselly,II

    My name is Baccus W.Kesselly,II, I have an ambition in your undergraduate program.
    Please contact through

  23. my name is MBA Franklin from Nigeria,in need of such opportunity to step up my educational career i have my wassce…..

  24. Great opportunities.

  25. Nathan K. Banafo

    I wish to apply for undergraduate scholarship. Am HND holder. I have been to Beijing for a seminar last year 2017 /11/1-21

  26. My name is suzzy am from Ghana I have finish with High National Diploma in Ghana and I wish to be part of your shorlarhip to further my education.Thank you

  27. my name is Wisdom W,from Tanzania I need to continue to master studies am a bachelor degree, my interest is to study masters of public heslth

  28. My Name is Behailu Goshime, Currently I am working as an Occupational Safety and health Senior Officer at Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority. I need to continue to master studies,I am a bachelor degree in Environmental Health, my interest is to study masters of public health or any related field in Environmental aspects

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