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Zhengzhou University President Scholarship

Zhengzhou University President Scholarship







Fully Funded



Jun 15, 2024

More details :

The Zhengzhou University President Scholarship is a prestigious and fully funded scholarship opportunity aimed at outstanding international students who wish to pursue doctoral studies at Zhengzhou University (ZZU) in China. Established to attract and support top-tier students globally, this scholarship is an excellent opportunity for those looking to further their academic and research careers in one of China’s leading educational institutions.

University Background

Zhengzhou University, known colloquially as "Zhèngdà," is a prominent public university situated in Zhengzhou, Henan Province. As the largest university in China by student enrollment, ZZU boasts a sprawling campus of 433 hectares, making it the tenth-largest campus in China. ZZU is renowned for its comprehensive range of academic disciplines, robust research programs, and vibrant student community.

Eligibility :

To be eligible for the Zhengzhou University President Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Nationality: Applicants must be of non-Chinese nationality and in good health.

  • Current Status: Open to international students not currently residing in China, or graduates of Chinese universities.

  • Legal Compliance: Must comply with the laws of the People’s Republic of China and the regulations of Zhengzhou University.

  • Academic Excellence: Applicants should demonstrate excellent academic performance and strong research capabilities.

  • Age and Education: Applicants for the doctoral program must have an exemplary academic record from a master’s program or higher and be under 40 years old.

  • Language Proficiency:For Chinese-taught programs: HSK4 or above (minimum score of 210, valid for two years).
    For English-taught programs: IELTS (minimum 5.5) or TOEFL (minimum 80) scores, valid for two years, or an English proficiency certificate from previous academic institutions..

Required documents :

The application process requires several documents to be submitted online:

  • Degree Certificate and Transcript: Notarized copies of your highest degree and academic transcripts.

  • Passport-sized Photo: Recent photo meeting passport standards.

  • Passport Copy: Scanned copy of your valid passport.

  • Recommendation Letters: Two letters of recommendation from professors or academic advisors.

  • Personal Statement or Research Proposal: A detailed statement outlining your academic interests, research plans, and career goals.

  • Language Proficiency Proof: Relevant certificates proving your language skills.

  • Foreigner Physical Examination Form: Completed health examination form.

  • Optional: Acceptance letter from a potential supervisor at ZZU and any other supporting documents.

How to apply :

The application process is entirely online and does not require any application fee or submission of hard copies. Follow these steps to apply:

  1. Complete the Online Application Form: Fill out the form and upload all required documents.

  2. Submit Your Application: Log in to the ZZU Online Application System for International Students at ZZU Online Application System.

  3. Await the Results: The university will review applications and notify applicants of the results.

The Scholarship Benefits:

The President’s Scholarship offers significant financial support, covering full tuition fees, accommodation, and providing a monthly stipend. This financial package ensures that scholars can focus entirely on their studies and research without the burden of financial stress.

  • Tuition Fees: Full coverage for the duration of the doctoral program (up to 4 years).

  • Accommodation: CNY 1000 per month.

  • Stipend: CNY 3,500 per month for living expenses.

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