All applicants should apply online, confirm the application information, and pay the application fee.
1. Apply Online
Submit online application at Chinese Government Scholarship System (http://studyinchina.csc.edu.cn/#/register); The Agency Number of SWUFE is 10651).
Submit an online application at SWUFE International Students Service System ( http://swufe.17gz.org), and pay the application fee.
Applicants shall guarantee the application information and documents are correct, valid, and authentic. Applicants shall bear the consequences caused by any invalid or inauthentic documents/information.
2. Application Fee
Application fee is 600 RMB. Please follow the instruction at SWUFE International Students Service System for online payment.
The applications without paying the application fee will not be processed.
Application fee is not refundable under any circumstance.
Ⅷ. Application Documents
3. Upload Documents
Applicants should upload documents and submit online applications before the deadline as required:
Passport photo taken within 6 months;
Notarized highest educational degree or diploma certificate;
If the applicant has not obtained the degree yet, they should provide an original official letter that states this student will obtain the degree before August 25th, 2022. This letter should be issued by the applicant’s current university.
Complete highest educational transcript;
Applicants for master’s and doctoral programs shall submit two recommendation letters signed by professors, associate professors, or people with relevant academic titles in related academic fields.
Study Plan or Research Proposal;
It should be a minimum of 800 words for master’s and doctoral program applicants.
Valid language certificate;
First page of applicant’s personal passport;
Applicants shall submit a clear scanned copy of personal passport that will not expire on or before March 1, 2023. If the validity of the current passport does not meet the requirement, please apply for a new passport before submitting the application. For applicants who cannot apply for passports before submitting their applications due to objective reasons, with the permission of SWUFE, they may submit scanned copies of identity certificates or official documents containing the applicants’ “English name, gender, nationality, date of birth” and other information.
Physical Examination Record for Foreigner (Attachment 2).
The physical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete forms or forms without the signature of the attending physician, or the official stamp of the hospital, or a sealed photograph of the applicant are considered as invalid. Please carefully plan your physical examination schedule as the result is valid for only 6 months.
Applicants shall submit a valid certificate of Non-Criminal Record issued by the local public security authority, usually issued within 6 months prior to the submission date of the application. If applicants could not get the record from the local public security authority, then shall sign the Commitment Letter of Non-Criminal Record (Attachment 3) and upload it in the application system instead of Non-Criminal Record.
All documents should be presented in Chinese or English. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English shall be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
If necessary, SWUFE will require applicants to submit extra documents.
Please check the Application Guide for Chinese Government Scholarship Chinese University Program for more details (Attachment 4).
Selection and Admission
Initial Review (CIE Admission Office)→Online Exam→Academic Review (Committee of Schools)→Online Interview→General Review (Committee of SWUFE) →Initial Admitted/Waiting List/Rejected→Final Review (CSC)→Formal Admitted
For scholarship applicants initially admitted by multiple universities at the same time, CSC will only reserve the scholarship of one university for the applicant.
Scholarship recipients shall not change the host university, field of study, or duration of study stipulated on the Admission Letter.
Applicants could submit applications for different scholarships and self-paid programs in SWUFE. Each scholarship recipient will be granted no more than one scholarship.
Scholarship recipients should register on time. Those who are unable to register on time for some reason must submit a written request for leave to College of International Education, SWUFE in advance and get approval from CSC. The scholarship will not be reserved if the scholarship recipient cannot register on time without approval.
If the contents of this Application Notice are inconsistent with the documents of national relevant departments, the Ministry of Education, and CSC, the latter shall prevail.