I. Applicant Eligibility

1. Non-Chinese citizens, in good health;

2. Abide by Chinese laws and regulations, respect Chinese customs and habits. Observe Chang’anUniversity discipline and school regulations;

3. Education and age requirements of the applicants:

(1) Those pursuing undergraduate majors must have a high school diploma and be under 25 years old;

(2) Those pursuing a master's degree must have a bachelor's degree and be under 35 years old;

(3) Those pursuing a doctorate must have a master's degree and be under the age of 40.

4. Non-other scholarship recipients.


II. Scholarship Content and Duration

1. Scholarship funding standards


Funding Target

Funding Amount

First prize

Doctor / Master

Free tuition fee and accommodation fees during the study period , providing four years   of living allowance

Second prize

Doctor / Master

No tuition fees during the   study period, and living allowance for the first year (in the second year and   beyond, 40% of the students before the annual review can continue to enjoy   the same amount of living allowance)

Third prize


Waive 50% tuition for all academic years, and provide living allowance for one academic year

Fourth prize

Chinese language learners

Only living allowance


2. Standard of living allowance

Student Category

Living Allowance Amount

PhD student

25000 / year / person

Master student

20000 / year / person


15000 / year / person

Chinese language learners

10000 / year / person


3. Scholarship Period

The funding period of this scholarship is 4 years for undergraduates, 3 years for masters, and 4 years for doctors.

4. Tuition fees



III. Available Majors

  1. Chinese-taught Learning Projects


  1. English-taught Learning Projects



IV. Application Materials and Application Duration

In the application system of our school, applicants must fill in and provide online submission in Chinese or English.

1. Application Materials

(1) Enrollment Application Form for Chang’an University International Students;

(2) Physical Examination Record for Foreigners;

Applicants should strictly follow the items required in the Physical Examination Records for Foreigners and fill them out in Chinese or English. The “Physical Examination Record for Foreigners” that is missing pages, not affixed with a photo or without a seam seal on it, or without a signature or seal from hospital or physician is invalid. Whereas the inspection results are valid in six months, applicants are requested to determine the time of their medical examination accordingly.

(3)The original copy of the non-criminal record and the Chinese translation

When submitting the application, the validity period of the non-criminal record certificate must be valid in three months or more; if the applicant is already in China, who must provide certificate of school performance.

(4) Original and notarized copy of the highest degree certificate;

(5) Letter of Recommendation;

No need for applicants to apply for undergraduate study. Two letters of recommendation issued by professors or associate professors in Chinese or English are required for applicants for masters’ or doctoral degrees.

(6)Study or Research Plan in China;

Applicants must submit a study or research plan in China written in Chinese or English. (No less than 800 words for master and no less than 1500 words for doctor).

(7) Research Achievements;

Applicants should provide published papers, award certificates, invention patents or other materials that prove the learning achievements and research capabilities if available.

(8)Proof of Language Proficiency

Item Category

Language   Requirements

Chinese Teaching Project

Certificate of HSK Level 4 reaching 180 points or   above or other equivalent Chinese   level recognized by our school.

English Teaching Project

TOEFL score above 68 or IELTS score above   5.5. Conditions for exemption from submitting English proficiency   certificates: students from English-speaking countries (mother tongue,   official language, and common language is English).

    (9)Copy of Valid Ordinary Passport. 

      If the applicant is in China, a copy of a valid residence permit is also required.


a. The Materials do not meet the requirements will not be accepted;

b. The Materials in other languages must be notarized in Chinese or English.

    (10) Transcript.

2. Application Duration:

Application Opens: May 11, 2020

Application Deadline: June 15, 2020

Application fee payment deadline: June 20, 2020


V. Application Procedures

Step 1: Sign Chang'an University School of International Education online application system, according to the system prompt, choose self-sponsor item, and finish the submissions.

Chang’an University admission system: http://admission.chd.edu.cn/

Step 2: Pay the application fee. (After the applicant submits the application in the application system, our school conducts the preliminary examination. If the preliminary examination passes, the system will send a notice of payment of application fee and the applicant pays the application fee as required.)

Step 3: The application is completed.


a. The application fee is 400yuan, which is non-refundable and only accepts online payment;

b. Our school's applications are completed online and paper materials are not accepted.


VI. Admission

  1. Those who apply for the Chinese government scholarship program of our school will also be included in the candidate list of Chang’an University President Scholarship, no need to apply separately.

  2. The school examines the comprehensive qualities of students by reviewing application materials, interviews, etc., and selects the best candidates for admission. The category and grade of the scholarships the students ultimately receive are determined by Chang’an University based on the students' comprehensive quality rankings and the number of annual scholarships for that year.

  3. Once admitted, students are not allowed to change their major of study, semester deadline, or medium of instruction.

  4. The school issues Admission Notice and Visa Application Form for Foreign Students to China(JW202) to the students admitted for the purpose of applying for a study visa in China. Those with non-study visas will not be allowed to register.

  5. You must bring the original copy of your highest academic degree certificate and the original Physical Examination Record for Foreigners when you enroll, otherwise the qualifications for admission and scholarship will be canceled.

   Note: Applicants need to fill in their contact email address, telephone number and correspondence address accurately. During the admission period, the applicant must reply to our school's mail on time; applicants who fail to respond to the mail on time or fail to submit supplementary materials within the required time are deemed to have given up.


VII. Scholarship Evaluation and Grant

1. The scholarship students who have studied in China for more than one year should go through Annual Review. Annual Review refers to the comprehensive assessment system which the international students studying in China under Chang’an University Scholarship Programs (hereinafter referred to as the scholarship students) shall go through annually. It will decide whether they are qualified to continue enjoying or to renew the scholarship.

2. International Education School of CAU takes charge of the organization and implementation of Annual Review. The other departments are responsible for the coordination of annual review. International Education School of CAU establish the committee of annual review, including the dean, deputy dean of International Education School of CAU, deputy dean of other college, counselor and the staff of International Education School of CAU in charge of scholarship students. The dean of International Education School of CAU is the chairman of the committee.

3. Eligibility for the scholarship shall be suspended for one year in the following cases.

    (a) A person who has been absent from school for more than one quarter of the total number of hours in the current semester.

    (b). Undergraduate students who have earned less than one third of the credits required for a semester.

    (c). Postgraduate students who have failed two degree courses in one semester.

    (d) Any person who does not participate in the annual review without reason.

    (e).Those who have been placed on probation or more for violating school discipline, or those who have been sentenced to administrative detention or more for violating Chinese law.

4. A student shall be disqualified from receiving a scholarship if he/she under these situation.

(a) If he or she has been ordered to leave or expelled from school.

(b) Those who have failed the annual review twice during their studies at the school.

 (c) If they do not participate in the annual review without justification.

If a student is disqualified from receiving a scholarship, his or her scholarship shall be suspended from the date of publication and his or her eligibility for the scholarship shall not be restored.

5. The Chang'an University Scholarship is organized by International Education School and awarded on a monthly basis.