1. Applicants should be non-Chinese citizens and be in good health.
2. Education background and age limit:
①Be a bachelor’s degree holder and no more than 35 when applying for the master’s programs;
②Be a master’s degree holder and no more than 40 when applying for the doctoral programs.
3. The applicant must have good scientific research ability and good knowledge of specialized courses.
4. Most of master’s and doctoral programs at SYSU are taught in Chinese. In principle, the applicants should have a relevant command of Chinese proficiency.
①Those who intend to take the courses of Science, Engineering and Medical Science should have the certificate of HSK 4（with 180 points or above）；
②Those who intend to take the courses of Liberal Arts, Economics and Managerial Science should have the certificate of HSK 5（with 180 points or above）.
5. The applicant must be in good behavior with no bad hobbies.
①This scholarship is not available to students majoring in IMBA.
②This scholarship is not available to students majoring in one’s native languages or in a third-country language such as English or French etc.
Ⅲ. Scholarship Coverage
2. Accommodation: Free on-campus accommodation.
3. Living allowance: RMB3,000/month/person for a master candidate; RMB3,500 /month/person for a doctoral candidate.
4. Comprehensive medical insurance
Ⅳ. How to apply
Step 1: Complete the online application procedure at CGS Information Management System
Visit http://www.csc.edu.cn/studyinchina or http://www.campuschina.org and click “Application Online” to log in, submit online the completed Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship, and print a hard copy. (Agency No. of Sun Yat-sen University at CSC: 10558)
Step 2: Complete the online application procedure at SYSU system
Visit International Student Service System (https://lxsgl.sysu.edu.cn) to complete online application. Please choose “Chinese Government Scholarship-Chinese University Program” when making the online application.
Step 3: Post the hard copies of application documents
Applicants are required to send all the required documents to Sun Yat-Sen University by post or in person before April 20, 2018.
(Postal address: Admission Office (Office for International Students’ Affairs Office), Sun Yat-sen University, No. 135 Xinggang Road West, Guagnzhou 510275 China, Tel: 86-20-84110819)
V. Application documents (Hardcopies in duplicate)
① If applicants have published papers, the abstracts should be enclosed with the application documents.
②Applicants are expected to submit a complete package of application documents. Incomplete application documents will be rejected. No matter whether the candidates are accepted or not, all the application documents will not be returned.
③Applicants are expected to keep their phones open and check their email regularly as SYSU Admissions Office will contact them when necessary.
VI. Application Deadline
April 20, 2018
VII. Result Release Time
The applicant may check the result on the website of I.S.O. (http://iso.sysu.edu.cn) in July 2018.
VIII. Contact Information
Address: Admission Office (Office for International Students’ Affairs Office), Sun Yat-sen University, No. 135 Xingang Road West, Guangzhou 510275 China
Tel: 0086-20- 84110819