MOFCOM Scholarships 2024-25 in China. (Fully Funded)

December 16, 2023

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Bursary Description

  • Fully Funded
  • China Universities
  • Masters, PhD
  • Subjects are listed down below
  • International Students
  • China

Scholarship Description:

Calling all future leaders! Open your doors to China with the MOFCOM Scholarship, a fully-funded opportunity to catapult your career. Master your passion through a top-notch education, network with global peers, and return home equipped to make a real difference.

This prestigious scholarship opens the doors to prestigious Master’s and PhD programs in China, specifically designed for high-calibre individuals like you. Whether you’re a government official, trade expert, or visionary leader in your field, MOFCOM provides the platform to refine your skills, broaden your horizons, and become a driving force for progress.

This is more than just a scholarship; it’s an investment in your future and the future of your nation. Dive into immersive English-taught programs, connect with like-minded individuals from across the globe, and gain the knowledge and insights needed to propel your career to new heights.

Ready to embark on this transformative journey? Read on to discover the incredible benefits of the MOFCOM Scholarship and unlock your potential!

Participating Universities

  • Peking University
  • Tsinghua University
  • Renmin University of China
  • Beijing Normal University
  • Beijing Jiaotong University
  • University of International Business and Economics
  • Beihang University
  • Nankai University
  • Tianjin University
  • Jilin University
  • Fudan University
  • Shanghai Jiaotong University
  • Tongji University
  • East China Normal University
  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
  • Nanjing University
  • Zhejiang University
  • Xiamen University
  • Shandong University
  • Wuhan University
  • Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • Wuhan University of Technology
  • Sun Yat-sen University
  • Southwest Jiaotong University
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • Harbin Institute of Technology
  • Zhejiang Normal University

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Degree Level:

MOFCOM Scholarships 2024-25 in China. (Fully Funded) is available to undertake Masters, PhD level programs at China Universities.

Available Subjects:

  • Government
  • Trade and Foreign Affairs
  • Agriculture
  • Technology
  • Education
  • Culture
  • Health
  • Building Intellectual Capacity
  • Facilitating Economic and Social Development

Scholarship Benefits:

Study in China with generous support:

  1. Tuition & Fees Covered: Enjoy free tuition, teaching materials, research & survey fees, dissertation guidance, and even the allowance for English-taught programs.
  2. On-Campus Living: No rent to worry about! You’ll receive free on-campus accommodation throughout your studies.
  3. Monthly Stipend: Master students receive 36,000RMB per year, and PhD students receive 42,000RMB per year.
  4. Settling-in Support: Get adjusted with a one-off resettlement fee of 3,000RMB.
  5. Healthcare Covered: Stay healthy with free medical insurance.
  6. Travel Assistance: We’ll pay for your round-trip flights to and from China (once initially and up to n-1 home visits during your studies, capped at three trips).
  7. Renewal Guarantee: Perform well in your studies and your scholarship renews automatically each year!
  8. Additional Support: The Ministry of Commerce and universities offer further resources that are not directly distributed to students.

Eligible Nationalities:

This scholarship is open to international students.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Young and energetic: Under 45 years old and a citizen of a developing country (excluding China).
  • Good health: Physically and mentally fit, free from specified health conditions like chronic diseases, infectious diseases, or ongoing recoveries.
  • Experienced and educated: Master’s applicants need a bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of work experience; PhD applicants need a master’s degree.
  • Relevant background: Prior education or work experience related to the chosen program is preferred.
  • Highly qualified: Currently a public official (division level or above), senior management staff in an organization, or academic leader in a university/research institution.
  • English proficient: Score at least IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 80 to meet the program’s English language requirements.
  • Promising future: Demonstrates potential for professional development and commitment to fostering friendly relations between your country and China.
  • Not currently studying in China or receiving another Chinese government scholarship.

Application Procedure:

Applying for the MOFCOM Scholarship: A Step-by-Step Guide

Ready to embark on your Chinese study adventure with the MOFCOM Scholarship? This guide walks you through the application process:

Step 1: Register on the “CSC Study in China” website:

  • Head over to and click “Scholarship Application for Students.”
  • Create an account or log in with your existing one.

Step 2: Fill in your personal details accurately and save them.

Step 3: Select “Program Category” as Type A (specific to MOFCOM Scholarship-CSC Program).

Step 4: Enter the agency number: 00010 (also specific to MOFCOM Scholarship-CSC Program).

Step 5: Complete your application information:

  • Provide details about your language proficiency and study plan.
  • Upload all required supporting documents.
  • Double-check everything for accuracy before submitting.
  • For Type A applicants, the system will suggest universities based on your selected preferences.
  • Use the provided website to learn about available majors at each university.
  • Download the “Catalog of Discipline Field” from “Help” to understand the relationship between disciplines and majors.

Step 6: Submit your application:

  • Once submitted, you cannot edit your personal details or application information.
  • You can revoke and re-edit your application before processing begins.
  • After processing starts, no revoking is allowed.
  • Print and download your application form.

Step 7: Submit your application through your official dispatching authority.


  • China Scholarship Council never uses individual agents for application processing.
  • Apply directly through your official dispatching authority to avoid scams.
  • Use the official website for reliable information.

Congratulations! You’re now on your way to pursuing your studies in China with the MOFCOM Scholarship. Good luck!

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