Chinese Government Scholarship

“Chinese Government Scholarship-Silk Road Program” Tianjin University 2020

Release time: 2019-11-25      Source:
In order to deepen the education cooperation with the Belt and Road” countries and to cultivate professionals for these countries, the Ministry of Education P.R.C has set up the "Chinese Government Scholarship-Silk Road Program" since 2017. This scholarship program is provided to China's high-level universities for recruiting the outstanding young students from "Belt and Road" countries to pursue degrees in China.

I. When and Where to Apply                                                                   

Applicants should complete an Online Application on our to the application schedule. Applicants should fill in the application information online, upload the application documents listed below to the Online Application System. Students who have passed our school's application for admission and have been nominated for the Chinese Government Scholarship-Silk Road Program need to log into the system of China Scholarship Council at within the specified time to submit the scholarship application(The Agency Number for Tianjin University is 10056;Choose Program Category Type B).

Application Schedule

1st Round: Oct 25, 2019-Dec 25, 2019

2nd Round: Jan 15, 2020-Apr 1, 2020

II. Supporting Categories and Scholarship Duration


Specialty Duration

Chinese Learning Duration

Scholarship Duration

Bachelor(taught in Chinese)

4-5 years

1 year




III. Eligibility 

1. Applicants must be a citizen of countries along the Belt and Road, and be in good health; 

Name list of the countries, please refer to:

2. Requirements for applicants’ degree and age: 

Be a high school graduate and under the age of 25; 

3. Language Proficiency requirements:

A minimum requirement of HSK4 (Score 195 or above) for Engineering/Science or HSK5 (Score 180 or above) for business/liberal arts is needed. Applicant who fail to meet the above requirement but has HSK3 (Score 180 or above) should take Chinese language courses for one year (fees covered by Chinese Government Scholarship), and start major studies after achieving the required language proficiency.

4. Applicants should have good conduct, good physical and mental health, and be willing to abide by the laws and regulations of China and Tianjin University.

IV. Scholarship Coverage

1. Tuition waiver and accommodation on campus; 

2. Monthly Living Allowance: 

    2,500 RMB/month for Bachelor students;

3. Comprehensive Medical Insurance.

V. Program Catalogue

For programs covered by this scholarship, pleaseclick;

VI. Application Materials 

Please upload all the listed documents below to the application system:

1. Scan of highest diploma or original notarized diploma. (Scan of pre-graduation certificate is required if the applicants have not gained certificate. Please resubmit the notarized copy of highest diploma before registration).

2. Scan of notarized copy of the academic transcripts or scan of international standardization test results (such as SAT/ACT/A-Level/AP/IB etc.).

3. Photocopy of passport.

4. HSK certificate. Applicants whose mother tongue is Chinese or whose instruction language is Chinese during the highest educational level can be exempted from HSK certificate.

5. Applicants for art or architectural majors are requested to submit five sketches of the applicants’ own works.

6. Applicants who are not in China at present must submit scan of Certificate of Non-Criminal Records or students conduct certificate.

7. Applicants who are now in China must submit scan of Photocopy of Visa and Transfer Certificate from present school.

8.Photocopy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form (The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Please select the appropriate time to have medical examination as the result is valid only for 6 months).

9. Applicants used to be Chinese citizens but later immigrated to other countries who have meet the conditions set by the Document No.83 (2009) of Ministry of Education of the PRC should submit citizenship certificate and 4-year visa record. 

Application Remarks

Applicants are required to submit scanned images of all required documents at the time of application. All uploaded documents should be in Chinese or in English; otherwise notarial translations in Chinese or English are required. Once translated, the original documents and certified translations are to be submitted together to the application system.

Please scan the original or notarized application documents in color using a scanner. Images captured by mobile phone or camera are not acceptable. Copies are also not acceptable.

TJU has the right to request the applicants to provide the original or notarized hard copies of application documents for further qualification checks if the uploaded documents are not sufficient. Applicants shall guarantee all the information and application documents submitted in this application are authentic and accurate, otherwise they will be disqualified from admission.

VII. Admission Procedures

1. Application:

1st Round: Oct 25, 2019-Dec 25, 2019

2nd Round: Jan 15, 2020-Mar 15, 2020

2. TJU Review: March 16 to June 1, 2020;

3. China Scholarship Council Review: Tianjin University will deliver materials of applicants who pass the TJU review to CSC and wait for the final admission results, normally from June 1 to June 30 (the exact date is decided by CSC each year);

4. Result Release: Tianjin University will announce the admission result officially on website, and post Admission Notice and Visa Application Form for Study in China (JW201) to scholarship winners from July 1 to July 31;

5. Registration: from the end of August to the early September, 2020.


VIII. Contact

International Admissions Office, School of International Education, Tianjin University

Address: Room 216 South, Building No.10, 92 Weijin Road, Nankai District, Tianjin, China

Zip code: 300072

Tel: 0086-22-27406691   

Fax: 0086-22-27406147



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