CSC Scholarship 2019

CSC Scholarship 2019 for international students pursuing Bachelor, Master or a P.hD. the degree course is now open. CSC Scholarships is offered in more than 3000 Chinese Universities every year. An online application for CSC Scholarships is a mandatory requirement beside another University admission application to apply for it.Chinese Government Scholarships (CGS) are sponsored by Chinese Scholarship Council that is also known as a CSC ScholarshipChinese universities affiliated with Chinese Scholarship Council can accept international students under CSC Scholarship University program. There are bachelors, masters and doctoral degree courses offered by these Chinese universities in either English or Chinese language. Chinese Universities are also awarding Chinese Provincial Government Scholarships to international students other than just CSC scholarships. Various other scholarships in Chinese Universities are also available such as Schwarzman Scholars program, Confucius Scholarship, CAS-TWAS Scholarship and the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative Scholarships. This article provides you a gateway to apply for all available Chinese Government Scholarships.

Step by step application procedure to apply for Chinese Government Scholarship is explained here:

How to apply for CSC Scholarship 2019?

-Step 1: CSC Scholarship Online Application Form:

  • Create your profile and CSC scholarship web account
  • Make separate CSC portal accounts if you wish to apply to many Universities
  • Find the agency number of Chinese university where you want to study
  • Insert agency number of your Chinese University in CSC Scholarships online application form
  • Select the type of the CSC Scholarship award which you want
  • Fill your credentials and desired degree course you want in China
  • Submit your CSC Scholarship online application
  • Download CSC Scholarships online application form

-Step 2: How to apply for Admission to Chinese University for CSC Scholarships 2019?

  • Find out if that Chinese University support CSC Scholarships
  • Figure out if that Chinese University require online admission application, application by post or both of these
  • If they want you to submit online application for admission to that particular Chinese University, then apply online first on their website and attach your CSC Scholarship form in online application system of that University
  • Fill rest of the admission form and CSC scholarship sponsorship form at that particular University site and review your application before submission
  • Submit your application and make 2 sets of documents and dispatch it to the University address
CSC Scholarship 2019
CSC Scholarship 2019

-Documents Required for CSC Scholarship 2019 Application?

  • Please make sure if you can furnish attested copies of degree and transcripts for CSC Scholarships application submission
  • Ask two of your teachers to give you a favor by writing recommendation letters for you for CSC Scholarship application
  • IELTS certificate or HSK award letter if you have (Both optional), you can also provide a simple certificate stating that your last degree was taught in the English language. It is called English Proficiency certificate, that is available from your university
  • Schedule an appointment with your doctor to carry out complete medical examination for CSC Scholarship and then ask your doctor to sign and stamp the form
  • Write a detailed and an impressive research plan and state clear reasons that why you want to chose a Chinese University for your next degree?
  • Apply for a passport if you don’t have it now and make sure you have it at the time of submission of your CSC Scholarship application
  • If any particular Chinese University requires an application screening or an application process fee then submit it. Print its receipt and attach it to the two sets of your documents listed above
  • It is advised to chose a reliable courier service to send your csc scholarship application documents directly to the address of that Chinese University.
  • The Chinese Government Scholarships sponsors international students once a year in all Chinese Universities
  • You can keep in mind that the deadline for Chinese Scholarship (CSC) varies in all Chinese Universities. So, the rough guess for the deadline of CSC scholarship would be the end of the March.


List of Chinese CSC Scholarships, Chinese local government scholarships, belt and road scholarships and other Chinese Scholarships is:

CSC Scholarship sponsored by Chinese Scholarship Council
Frequently Asked Questions

“Types of Chinese Scholarships and Frequently Asked Questions regarding CSC Scholarships”

The common procedure to apply for CSC scholarship in almost every Chinese university is explained here. For more detailed explanation, please refer to our University specific CSC scholarship posts available in CSC Scholarship section of the site.

  1. The most confusing point for new candidates who wish to apply for CSC Scholarship: You have to submit two separate applications for CSC scholarship. The first application needs to be filled online on CSC Scholarship online platform. Kindly download this online form after submission and keep it safe. The second step is to check if the targeted university is demanding online applications or applications by post or both. For example, if University asks for an online application then you have to fill the online form and attach the pdf copy of your downloaded CSC scholarship application form. This will indicate that you have applied for CSC Scholarship grant and your application will be referred to scholarship department of the university. If the university accepts applications by post only then please send your CSC Scholarship form attached to rest of your documents to the address of particular university. And, if university requires both then do it as per their notice. You can also narrow down your search by looking at the list of universities without application fee for CSC Scholarship.
  2. Can you apply for more than one University Under CSC Scholarship online application system? You can indicate three universities in that CSC scholarship online application form but it is advised that do not include more than one university in one form. Make separate accounts for CSC Scholarship online application website and from every account, submit just one application, indicating just one University name for maximising your chances. You can apply for as many as Chinese universities using this technique.
  3. Can you apply for CSC Scholarship with a hope certificate? Well, you can apply for CSC Scholarship without having your final degree. Instead, you can furnish a hope certificate.
  4. Where to start to apply for Chinese Government Scholarship? Don’t be confused in selecting a scholarship out of such a large number of scholarships being offered by Chinese Universities. Narrow down your scholarship search scope as per your desired degree course and hunt for all possible Chinese universities websites to find if they offer your degree program. And once you find your program being offered by that Chinese University then go for it.
  5. What if you don’t have an acceptance letter from a professor from any Chinese University? Don’t worry, an acceptance letter is not mandatory! The 50 percent of Chinese Government Scholarship winners does not have acceptance letter at all. They impress the selection committee from their research proposal or study plan and win any of the above mentioned Chinese scholarships.
  6. If Chinese language or IELTS is required for a Chinese Government Scholarship? No! you are not asked by 99 percent of Chinese Universities to provide them with IELTS or TOEFL. Get a free English language proficiency certificate from your last university and it will work. If your program under Chinese Scholarship Council is offered in the Chinese language then you will be given one extra year to study the Chinese language in same Chinese University for free.
  7. What is the deadline for CSC Scholarship? The deadline for CSC Scholarships is not specific. It actually depends on the university you select. There are over three thousand universities that offer CSC Scholarship annually. All universities have different deadlines for CSC Scholarships. But, the time frame of CSC Scholarships applications in universities is from March to April, every year.