Zhejiang University Scholarship


    Zhejiang University Scholarship for International Postgraduate Students 2020

    I. Application Deadline:

    March 31st 2020

    II. Announcement of Scholarship Review Results

    Zhejiang University will examine all the application materials. Decisions for granting the scholarships will be made on the basis of the applicant¡¯s competitiveness, academic record and other preset standards. List of Scholarship awardees is expected to be announced in mid- or late July 2020.


    III. Application Fee & Bank Account:

    Application Fee: 800 RMB yuan

    * You ONLY need to pay one application fee for both the admission to Zhejiang University¡¯s post-graduate programs and Zhejiang University Scholarship for International Postgraduate Students.

    Bank Account:

    Beneficiary: Zhejiang University

    Account No: 374065939298

    Name of the Bank: Bank of China, Hangzhou, Zheda Sub-Branch

    Swift Code: BKCHCNBJ910

    Address: No. 28, Qiushi Road, Hangzhou, China 310013 

    IV. Scholarship Categories and Duration  

    Study Program

    Duration of Degree Program

    Doctoral degree

    3-4 academic years

    Master¡¯s degree

    2-3 academic years

     1. Scholarship Type A (Full scholarship)

    - Tuition waiver

    - Free accommodation on campus

    - Stipend

    - Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit Plan for International Students in China

    2. Scholarship Type B (Partial scholarship)

    - Free accommodation on campus

    - Stipend

    - Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit Plan for International Students in China

    Please note:

    1) Costs of the laboratory experiments or internships that beyond the university¡¯s arrangements should be self-afforded.

    2) Monthly living allowance is granted to the students at the following rates (CNY per month):

    - Doctoral degree students: CNY 2,000

    - Master¡¯s degree students: CNY 1,700

    Scholarship students shall receive their monthly living allowance after registration. New students who register before the 15th (15th included) of the registration month will get the full amount of living allowance of that month, and those who register after 15th will get half the amount of that month. Upon graduation, students will get a living allowance for another 15 days after the graduation date set by the university. The allowance will be terminated from the following month after students suspend, terminate or complete their studies at the university. Monthly living allowances cover school holidays. Scholarship students who missed the monthly living allowance during holidays may be reimbursed upon their return on campus. The allowance will be suspended for at least one month for those students who do not register on time without permission from the university, who are on leave for non-health reasons, or are absent from the university for over a month.

    4) A Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Protection Program for International Students in China is provided for the scholarship students in China in case of hospitalization for serious diseases and accidental injuries. Please link www.lxbx.netto find the details.  

     V. Eligibility Requirements

    1. Applicants must meet the requirements prescribed in Doctoral Degree Programs Admission 2020 or Master's Degree Programs Admission 2020.

    2. Applicants should have a competitive academic record and display a strong scientific research ability.

    3. Applicants may not be beneficiaries of any other scholarships at the time of application.

    4. Education background and age limit:

    -  Applicants for master¡¯s degree program must have bachelor¡¯s degree and be under the age of 35.

    -  Applicants for doctoral degree program must have master¡¯s degree and be under the age of 40.


    VI. Application Materials

    Applicants shall submit the following application materials to the Admissions Office (postgraduate program) of the International College of Zhejiang University by post or in person.

    1. Application Form for Admission to Zhejiang University and Application Form for Zhejiang University Scholarship for International Postgraduate Students.

    Applicants must first log on the online application system (link) to fill in the information, and then print and sign both of the two forms, pasted with a recent photograph (white background, 35mm¡Á45mm in size).

    2. Highest degree certificates, which must be original documents or notarized copies. If applicants are university students, they shall provide an official pre-graduation certificate showing their student status and stating expected graduation date. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

    3. Academic transcripts, which must be original documents or notarized copies. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

    4. Photocopies of language (Chinese or English) proficiency certificates. Applicants for Chinese-instructed programs must provide the photocopy of HSK certificate. Applicants for English-instructed programs must provide the certificate of TOEFL or IELTS test score. (Not required for English native speakers)

    5. A photocopy of passport.

    6. Personal statement, in Chinese or English, should include study and work experience, reasons for application and study proposal.

    7. Two letters of recommendation from full professors or associate professors, in Chinese or English. (Professors¡¯ signature, contact phone number and email address must be put on the letter.)

    8. Published academic papers or other academic achievements. (If any)

    9. Remittance receipt of the application fee.

    11. Form for Provisional Acceptance of International Student by ZJU Professor.download(If any)


    1. The incomplete application materials will not be processed.

    2. Application materials will NOT be returned regardless of the result of the application.

    3. The application package should be labeled ¡°Application for Zhejiang University Scholarship 2020¡±

    4. Please note the winter break is from January 18th 2020 to February 20th 2020, Application materials received during the above-mentioned time period will be processed after the beginning of the new semester.

    VII. Contact Information£º

    Mailing Address:

    Room 418, International College Building, West Zone, Zi-jin-gang Campus, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou£¬China

    Post Code: 310058

    Email: admission1@zju.edu.cn

    Tel:   +86 571 87951537

    Fax:   +86 571 87951755

    Website: http://iczu.zju.edu.cn


    VIII. Additional Notes

    1. Scholarship students must go through the Study Review each semester. The scholarship will be terminated if the student fails in the Study Review.

    2. The Zhejiang University Scholarship's period is the same with the study period on the Admission Notice and CAN NOT be extended.

    3. Scholarships of the students who suspend their studies due to illness or for other reasons will not be reserved.

    4. The International College of Zhejiang University is responsible for the interpretation of the scholarship granting procedures and regulations.

    Note: Please pay close attention to the web site of International College for changes and update of information.