School of Social Sciences - China Scholarship Council Joint Scholarship for PhD Study 2021
Type of award
School of Social Sciences
Tuition fees as outlined in the offer letter.
CSC will provide living allowances as prescribed by the Chinese Government, and will cover the round-trip international airfare for students from China to the UK, visa and passport application.
Continuation of award
Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.
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:
This funding is available to students undertaking study in:
- Social Anthropology
- Social Statistics
This funding is available to students from:
Other eligibility criteria
Applicants must hold an offer of study at The University of Manchester before applying for this funding.
Candidates will be citizens and permanent residents of the People's Republic of China at the time of application; overseas Chinese students may be eligible for application subject to CSC policy at the time; (CSC publicises the policy in October or November every year).
Successful candidates must return to China upon completion of their studies and/or research.
Candidates must hold an un-conditional offer from the University of Manchester.This excludes offers conditional upon completion of a current masters degree
Candidates should satisfy the selection criteria set out by CSC.
PGR students who have already started a PhD are not eligible.
Candidates should submit a full on-line application , including supporting documents (research proposal, CV, two academic references, degree certificates and transcripts and English language evidence) by 15 January 2021.
Candidates should specify on their application form that they wish to apply for the University of Manchester/CSC joint scholarship scheme.
All candidates must also apply to CSC for funding by completing an application for funding and employer reference online at http://apply.csc.edu.cn regardless of whether they are nominated by the University of Manchester.
The University of Manchester will evaluate candidates and rank them in priority order and will send the candidate and CSC a copy of the offer letter.
15 Jan 2021
Deadline to submit a PhD application is 15th January 2021.
Please note that late applications will not be considered.
Contact details for enquiries
- Edita Pymm
PGR Admissions Manager
Tel: 0161 275 4743