The Marine Scholarship of China for the year 2015 is now open for application, and the deadline is April 31, 2015 (with all the online application finished and documents sent to the international student’s office of Tongji University).
The Marine Scholarship of China is jointly initiated by the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) and the Ministry of Education of China for the purpose of providing financial support to outstanding students from the coastal countries or regions around the South China Sea, the Pacific and the Indian Oceans and African developing countries to study in China for a master’s or doctoral degree in oceanography or other related specialties. Tongji University is among the 4 participating universities for this program. The duration for a master degree is 2 to 3 years, and for a doctoral degree 3 to 4 years. Master degree applicants of Tongji should also receive 1 year of Chinese language study, or provide HSK score as proof of Chinese language capacity. For their studies in China, students enjoy free tuition fee and other material fees, and are provided with free accommodation and living allowance (RMB 1,700 per month for master’s students, and RMB 2,000 per month for doctoral students) and other necessary medical services. For more detailed information please visit the following website within this email.
Last year, 9 international students were granted this scholarship for their degree study in Tongji.
Applicants should finish the online application through websites of China Scholarship Council (CSC) with required information filled, and send all the materials required by CSC to the International Students Office of Tongji University. Please find detailed information at:
CSC website: http://www.csc.edu.cn/laihua/scholarshipdetailen.aspx?cid=97&id=2129
Tongji Univ. International Students Office website: http://study.tongji.edu.cn/index.php?classid=6787
Application Deadline: April 31, 2015
Please also refer to Call for Application of 2015 Marine Scholarship of China.PDF for full application details.
For any inquiry, please contact:
Ms. GAO Pei, International Students Office of Tongji University
Ms. SHEN Xixi, School of Ocean and Earth Science of Tongji University
Ms. SHEN Xixi
208 Haiyang Building, 1239 Siping Road, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092
Attached in this email: Call for Application of 2015 Marine Scholarship of China.PDF