Application Due Date: March 15 th 2019
The Chinese Federal government is providing scholarships for South African trainees to study at Chinese organizations beginning in the 2019/20 scholastic year. The Department of College and Training is accountable for elections
The scholarship is used for undergraduate (Bachelors) in the recognized limited abilities, postgraduate (Masters or PhD) or non-degree Chinese language research studies. Bachelor’s degree scholarships are taught in
Chinese and will just be granted to candidates who currently have actually the needed level of Chinese efficiency (HSK 5 or above). Choice is provided to applications for postgraduate research studies.
Requirements and Eligibility
— South African residents in great health ( medical check will be needed for effective candidates);-LRB- ************);-LRB- *************)– Strong scholastic record with a minimum 65% average in previous research studies;-LRB- *************)– Schedule to study in China from September 2019;-LRB- *************)– Shown interest in China and dedication to the advancement of South Africa;-LRB- *************)– Applications in all disciplines other than medication will be thought about;-LRB- *************)– Choice will be provided to postgraduate candidates, formerly disadvantaged candidates and
applications in the following fields:
— Candidates need to satisfy the minimum scholastic requirements for entry into a comparable program at a
South African university.
— Bachelor’s candidates need to have HSK 5 certificate and want to study in Chinese.
Education requirements and age limitations:
|RESEARCH STUDY PROGRAM||EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS||AGE (AS OF SEPTEMBER 2019)|
|Chinese language research studies (non-degree)||National Senior Citizen Certificate (or comparable) with a university entryway pass (a minimum of 70% average is advised)||Under 35|
|Master’s degree||Master’s degree (a minimum of 65% average is advised)||Under 40|
|Postgraduate degree||Bachelor’s degree (honours) (a minimum of 65% average is advised)||Under 35|
|Bachelor’s degree|| National Senior Citizen Certificate (or comparable) with a university entryway pass (a minimum of 70% average is advised)
HSK 5 (or greater) certificate
Language of Direction
According to the guidelines of the Chinese Ministry of Education, all undergraduate programs for
scholarship trainees are taught through the Chinese language medium. No exceptions will be produced trainees currently in China studying in English. Bachelor’s degree candidates thinking about pursuing a Bachelor’s degree need to have HSK Level 5 or greater.
Applicants wanting to carry out a Bachelor’s degree in China, without the needed Chinese language efficiency need to make an application for Chinese Language Research Studies just, not for the degree. They will be needed to make an application for the scholarship once again for their degree research studies upon effective conclusion of the language program. Being granted a scholarship for language research studies does not ensure that a degree scholarship will be readily available or granted the list below year.
At Master’s and PhD level, programs taught in English are qualified for the scholarship. Candidates need to determine the appropriate organization and program and send an application to the university straight, in parallel with the scholarship application.
Organizations and Programs
Scholarship candidates are needed to use straight to the organization of their option prior to getting
the scholarship. Proof of the sent application should be offered.
It is the duty of each prospect to do research study into readily available programs, organizations,
language of direction and programme-specific entryway requirements. The programs and organizations in
China are noted here: Universities in China
Approximate period (years) of scholarships
|RESEARCH STUDY PROGRAM||PERIOD OF PROGRAM||PERIOD OF PREPARATORY CHINESE LANGUAGE COURSE||PERIOD OF SCHOLARSHIP|
|Chinese language research studies||1-2||None||Approximately 2|
Research studies need to be finished within the period of the scholarship, as defined in the Admission Notification.
The Chinese Federal government supplies the following:
|RESEARCH STUDY PROGRAM||Tuition (RMB annually) *||Lodging (RMB annually)||Stipend (RMB annually)||Medical Insurance Coverage (RMB annually)|
|Chinese language research studies||20000-27000||8400||30000||800|
* Ought to tuition charges for the recognized program go beyond the above mentioned quantities, the Scholarship
Receiver will be accountable for paying the distinction.
The South African Federal government supplies the following ( based on the schedule of funds):
Mandatory orientation program from 13-16 August2018
Effective scholarship candidates will be needed to sign an agreement and go back to South Africa upon
conclusion of research studies
How to use
Total the DHET application and email it with all supporting files to
Internationalscholarships@dhet.gov.za by 15 March2019
Applicants MUST use to a Chinese university and send evidence of application or approval letter with
All PhD candidates need to determine and reach a manager at their university of option and send evidence of this engagement with application.
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