The Chinese Government is offering scholarships for South African students to study at Chinese institutions starting in the 2016/17 academic year.
The scholarship may be awarded for undergraduate (Bachelors) in the identified scarce skills, postgraduate (Masters or PhD) or non-degree Chinese language studies. Preference is given to applications for postgraduate studies.
Criteria and Eligibility
– South African citizens in good health with a strong academic record.
– Available to study in China from September 2016 (no extensions will be allowed).
– Demonstrated interest in China and commitment to the development of South Africa.
– Applications from all qualified candidates in any field will be accepted, but priority will be given to applications for postgraduate studies, previously disadvantaged applicants and applicants in the following fields:
All students must meet the minimum academic requirements for entry into a similar programme at a South African university.
Guidelines for education requirements and age limits:
The Chinese Government provides the following:
The South African Government provides the following (subject to the availability of funds):
Successful scholarship applicants will be required to sign a contract and return to South Africa upon completion of studies.
How to apply
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Applications close on 11 March 2016. Click here to apply
Enquiries: phone: 012 312 5287 or email: [email protected]