Shanghai Government Scholarship

  1. Introduction

In order to further the development of international student education and attract more outstanding international students to study in Shanghai, the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission established the Shanghai Government Scholarship (SGS) for International Students in 2005. It offers funds to prospective international students to pursue a bachelor’s degree or higher at institutions of higher education in Shanghai. 

2. Categories and Applicants

1) Type A (Full scholarship)
Applicants must be excellent international students in pursuit of degrees.
2) Type B (Partial scholarship)
Applicants must be excellent international students in pursuit of degrees.

3. Scholarship Coverage

1) Type A
Exempt from tuition fee, and accommodation on campus; provide comprehensive medical insurance and monthly allowance (Undergraduate students: CNY2, 500)
2) Type B
Exempt from tuition fee, and provide comprehensive medical insurance.

4. Eligibility

1) Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens and in good health.
2) Education background and age limit:
Applicants for bachelor’s degree program must have high school diploma or above and be under 25.
3) Language requirements

The applicant's Chinese language level must be HSK4 or above (HSK Certificate is needed).

4) Applicants cannot be the holders of any other kinds of Chinese government scholarship.

5. Contact Us

Internationals Students Office

Tel: +86-21-20262688

Add: Room 335, Building 10, Sanda University

2727 Jinhai Road, Pudong, Shanghai 201209, China

Email: iso@sandau.edu.cn

Website: www.sandau.edu.cn







Application Procedures

The applicants must fill in and provide the following documents truly, correctly and completely and mail the documents to the International Students Office of Sanda University.

Application Documents

  • Application Form for Shanghai Government Scholarshipfilled in Chinese or English. You must register and apply online at www.study-shanghai.org and then print it out.

  • Highest diploma (notarized photocopy): Applicant who is university student or at work should also provide studying certificates from the university or working certificates from the company. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

  • Academic transcripts (notarized photocopy): Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

  • A study plan. All applicants are required to submit a study plan. It must be in Chinese or in English and no less than 1000 words.

  • Recommendation letters: Applicants must submit two letters of recommendation in Chinese or English by professors or associate professors.

  • Health certificate (photocopy).

  • HSK (the Chinese Proficiency Test) Certificate. It is not required if the courses are taught in English.

* Application documents sent by email or fax are not accepted.
* Application documents will not be returned whether the applicants are admitted by Sanda or not.

Application Fee

RMB400. You can either pay cash or transfer it to our bank account:

  1. Account Name: SANDA UNIVERSITY

  2. Account No.: 452059246853CNY

  3. Bank Name: Bank of China Shanghai Pudong Development Zone Sub-Branch

  4. SWIFT Code.: BKCHCNBJ300

  5. Address: No. 58 Xinjinqiao Rd., Pudong, Shanghai, 201206 China

  6. Please indicate that the bill is for “Application Fee” and applicant’s passport name

Application Deadline

Your application documents should reach the International Students Office of Sanda University by June 30.

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