Applications are invited for Xiamen University Scholarships in China. Applications are open for international students to pursue Undergraduate, Master and Doctoral programme for the 2018-19 academic year.
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||10 May 2018|
|Course Level||:||Undergraduate, Masters and Doctoral|
|Field of Study||:||All Subjects|
Benefits of Xiamen University Scholarships:
- Scholarships will be awarded to 3-5 candidates in doctoral degree programs, 30-35 in master’s degree programs, and 30 in bachelor’s degree programs. Final decisions will be made by the Tan Kah Kee Scholarships Committee. Scholarships cover tuition, on-campus accommodation and insurance expenses and living allowance.
?Doctoral students: RMB 70,000 per year (3 or 4 years)
?Master’s students: RMB 60,000 per year (2 or 3 years)
?Undergraduate’s students: RMB 50,000 per year (4 or 5 years)
Eligibility for Xiamen University Scholarships:
Eligible Countries: The Scholarships are open to outstanding international students of Chinese descent and students in Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan who are descendants of Jimei alumni to study at Xiamen. XMU is one of the institutions authorized to enrol students on the Tan Kah Kee Scholarships.
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
1.International students of Chinese descent with valid foreign passports and in good health, particularly those from countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia, West Africa and Europe along the routes of the Maritime Silk Road.
Note: Residents of Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan who have emigrated to a foreign country and who are now applying to study in bachelor’s program in China as international students must have held a valid foreign passport for at least four years, and have actually resided in a foreign country for at least two years in the past four years (as of April 30, 2018). (Nine months of residence in a foreign country may count as a full year. The dates of the entry and exit stamps in the passport will be followed in establishing the actual length of foreign residence.)
- Applicants shall adhere to the “One China” Principle, be friendly to their mother country, and abide by the laws, rules and regulations of the Chinese Government.
- Educational Background and Age Limits:
Applicants for bachelor’s degree programs should have a high school diploma or above and be under the age of 30;
Applicants for master’s degree programs should have a bachelor’s degree or above and be under the age of 35;
Applicants for doctoral degree programs should have a master’s degree or above and be under the age of 40;
Note: Applicants who have been awarded any other scholarship are not eligible for Tan Kah Kee Scholarships.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.