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Chinese Government Scholarship  

As one of the key universities directly under the Ministry of Education of China, DHU has been appointed to accept international students with Chinese Government Scholarship (hereinafter referred to as CGS) from 1954. Each year, DHU accepts about 100 Chinese Government Scholarship students from all over the world to pursue undergraduate (bachelor’s) or postgraduate (master’s or doctoral) degrees or study as visiting scholars in degree programs and Chinese language programs.



1. Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS) – Bilateral Program, etc.


China Scholarship Council, entrusted by the Ministry of Education of China, is responsible for the enrollment and administration of Chinese Government Scholarship programs. Programs listed below are applicable to certain target prospective students. For more information, please refer to www.campuschina.org.


CGS - Regular   Programs 

Target Prospective Students

Application Receiving Agency

Bilateral Program

Bachelor, Master and PhD applicants, Visiting Scholar

dispatching authorities in your home country

(e.g. Chinese Embassy)  

Great Wall Program

General and Advanced Scholar

National Commissions for UNESCO in your home country

EU Program

Bachelor, Master and PhD applicants, Visiting  Scholar

Office for Education and Culture, Mission of P.R.   China to the European Union

AUN Program

Masterand PhD applicants

AUN Secretariat

PIF program

Bachelor, Master and PhD applicants, Visiting Scholar

Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Secretariat


* For more information, please refer to https://www.campuschina.org/content/details3_74775.html


2. Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS) - Chinese University Program


More details, please refer to: http://english.dhu.edu.cn/graduate/list.htm


* Applicable Programs:

(1) Master’s degree programs except International Business (MIB)

(2) Doctoral degree programs


* Full Scholarship Coverage:

(1) a waiver of tuition fee

(2) free on-campus dormitory accommodation

(3) monthly stipend (master's programs: CNY 3000; doctoral programs: CNY3500)

(4) Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Protection Scheme for International Students in China


* Schooling & Duration:

(1) Master’s degree programs: 2.5 to 3 years (might be extended for 1-year Chinese language study)

(2) Doctoral degree programs: 4 years (might be extended for 1-year Chinese language study)

The actual scholarship duration is subject to the information on Admission Notice, which cannot be extended in general.


* Applicant Eligibility

(1) Be a non-Chinese citizen in good health.

(2) Be a master’s degree holder under the age of 40 when applying for doctoral programs.

(3) Be a bachelor’s degree holder under the age of 35 when applying for master’s programs.

(4) Be excellent in academic and extra-curricular performance and yet not be rewarded any other scholarships offered by government, institutes or organizations in China.

* Application Deadline: March. 31 (fall intake only)

* How to apply: apply directly to DHU:

(1) Check first if DHU offers the academic program you plan to learn as well as whether it is covered by CGS scholarships or not.

(2) Before apply to DHU, one has to complete CGS online application at www.campuschina.org in order to save your information in the scholarships application database.

(3) Then, complete the following steps to accomplish your application to DHU: 1). Fill DHU’s online application at admissions.dhu.edu.cn, 2). Submit the hard copies of the complete application materials required, and 3). Pay the application fee.