China Scholarship Council (CSC) Postgraduate Scholarships

Type of award


Managing department

International Development


Maintenance allowance £650 per month

Specified use

Maintenance expenses

Tenable period

Up to 3 years

Continuation of award

Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.

Number available

Refer to CSC website

Funding provider

China Scholarship Council (CSC)

Level(s) of study

This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:

  • Postgraduate research

Allowed study options

This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:

  • Full-time

Subject restrictions

This funding is available in all subject areas across the University.

Academic requirements

Refer to the CSC website

Nationality restrictions

This funding is available to students from:

  • China

Other eligibility criteria

This award can be held alongside other awards.

Application procedure

Applications should be made directly to the CSC. Refer to the CSC website for details.

Application form

Closing date

Refer to CSC website.

Additional information

The CSC award will usually only provide funds for maintenance expenses. Students must fund their tuition fees themselves or enquire with the School if any funding is available for partial or full tuition fees assistance. There is no guarantee that a School will be able to offer tuition fees assistance to CSC award holders.

Contact details for enquiries

  • Miss Zou Dongyun
    Project Officer
    Tel: +86-(0)10 6609 3977