China Scholarship Council Research Excellence Scholarships in UK

  • Phd
  • 100% of tuition fees + £1,200 per month
  • 19 February 2021

Power your research with our China Scholarship Council Research Excellence Scholarship, covering tuition fees and a monthly living allowance, in partnerships with the China Scholarship Council.

University of Nottingham
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University of Nottingham

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You can apply for this scholarship if you:

  • are a Chinese national
  • meet the requirements of the China Scholarship Council
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
  • hold an unconditional offer to start a full-time PhD course in any subject area at University of Nottingham UK with a start date that falls on or between 1 October 2021 and 1 February 2022
  • have been selected by your university in China as a candidate for this scholarship

Applicants with conditional offers may be considered providing you have already met all English language requirements such as IELTS or TOEFL.

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100% of tuition fees covered by the University of Nottingham and a stipend of £1,200 per month for living expenses including healthcare insurance from the China Scholarship Council. The China Scholarship Council will also cover the costs of your air travel between China and the UK.


You must apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time PhD before applying for this scholarship. Search for PhD opportunities and find out how to apply.

When you have received and met the conditions of your offer to study with us, you can apply through the scholarships section of our application system, MyNottingham.

You must also make an application to the China Scholarship Council.

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