Peking University Scholarship 2018 in China


Peking University offers postgraduate scholarship for international students .The Yenching Academy provides a generous postgraduate scholarship that covers tuition fees, a travel stipend for one round-trip journey between each Scholar’s base city and Beijing, accommodations, and living costs on Peking University’s campus. The Academy offers a residential program aimed at creating a community of enthusiastic, globally oriented young innovators in the heart of China’s top university. Such close proximity to the academic infrastructure of Peking University provides a unique opportunity to participate and fully immerse oneself in the life of the university.
Host university:
Yenching Academy of Peking University
1.Upon completion of their year in residence, students have up to one more year to finalize projects and defend their thesis.
2.During this period, students in good academic standing may apply for a limited number of Teaching, Research, or Administrative Assistantships
3.In addition, Dean’s Research Grants will be awarded on a bi-annual basis to help fund selected research projects related to China Studies.
4.Enrolled international students spend 12 months in residence at the Yenching Academy, with the possibility to extend for a second year
5.For students from China (including Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan), the program lasts 24 months:
1.A record of extracurricular achievement, community engagement and social responsibility.
2.Leadership potential.
3.English proficiency.
4.Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any field, awarded no later than August 31 of the year in which they wish to enroll;
5.An outstanding academic record.
6.Strong interest in interdisciplinary study of China.
Eligible Regions: International, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Candidates.
Application Deadline:
January 15, 2018
Application Process:
Each applicant will create an account on the Yenching Academy admissions portal and submit the following materials in English:
1.Diploma(s) or Certificate(s) of Enrollment;*
2.Two letters of recommendation;
3.International English proficiency test score (at least IELTS 7/TOEFL 100/Cambridge 180/CEFR C1).
4.Completed online application form
5.Personal statement (750 words or less)
6.Curriculum Vitae;
7.Official transcript(s)
For more information please visit their official website.