Latest Shanghai Government Scholarships, 2022

Pursue your studies, China. There’s good news! The application period for the Shanghai Government Scholarship Program is now open.

We will go through the details of this scholarship, its benefits, and the application process step by step in this article. For international students, the Shanghai Government Scholarship is a fully funded scholarship. This scholarship is available to studies pursuing undergraduate, master’s, or doctoral masters. This scholarship covers the full cost of tuition, housing, medical insurance, and a monthly living allowance of up to CNY3500.

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    Scholarship from Shanghai government For the 2022-2023 academic year, Shanghai Government Scholarship is accepting international students to study at educational establishments in Shanghai, China. The Shanghai Government Scholarship (SGS) was established in 2006 with the development of advancing international student education in Shanghai and attracting more and more outstanding international students.

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    Studying in Shanghai is a fantastic opportunity, and SGS offers scholarships in China to non-Chinese students in a study of fields. Philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, management, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, and art are among the subjects covered by the Shanghai Scholarship.

    Two types of scholarships are available from the Shanghai government.

    • Type A (Full Scholarship) offers a tuition waiver, on-campus housing, comprehensive medical insurance, and monthly living expenses.
    • Type B is the most common (Partial scholarship).

    The following sections contain all of the full information.

    The Shanghai Government Scholarship 2022 is accepting applications for Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. students. Shanghai has opened its doors to Full Scholarships in China, inviting students from all over the world to pursue Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. degrees on a full scholarship.

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    Scholarship Summary

    • Level of Study: Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
    • Institutions(s): Shanghai Universities (Check list below)
    • Study in: China
    • Courses Offered: Philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, management, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, and art.
    • Program Period: Bachelor’s Degree Program: 4 to 5 years, Master’s Degree Programs: 2 to 3 years, Doctoral Degree Programs: 3 to 4 years
    • Deadline: Between January to June of each year

    List of Shanghai universities

    No.UniversitiesWeb Site
    1Fudan University
    2Shanghai Jiao Tong University
    3Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
    4Tongji University
    5East China Normal University
    6East China University of Science and Technology
    7Shanghai International Studies University
    8Donghua University
    9Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
    10Shanghai University
    11University of Shanghai for Science and Technology
    12Shanghai Maritime University
    13Shanghai Conservatory of Music
    14Shanghai Theatre Academy
    15Shanghai University of Sport
    16East China University of Political Science and Law
    17Shanghai Ocean University cn/en/en?c=index
    18Shanghai University of Electric Power
    19Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
    20Shanghai Normal University
    21Shanghai University of International Business and Economics
    22Shanghai university of Engineering Science
    23Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance home.aspx
    24Shanghai Polytechnic University
    25Shanghai Dianji University
    26Shanghai Institute of Technology 263/p/1/c/2504/list.htm
    27Shanghai Business School
    28Shanghai University of Political Science and Law english/main.psp
    29Sanda University english/main.htm
    30Shanghai Jian Qiao University
    31Shanghai University of Medicine & Health Sciences
    32NYU Shanghai
    33China Europe International Business School
    34Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences

    Scholarship Coverage

    Shanghai Government Scholarship SGS provides the recipient with two types of scholarships:

    Type A (Full Scholarship)

    • Exempt From Full Tuition fee.
    • Accommodation on campus
    • Provide comprehensive medical insurance
    • Monthly Living Expense:
      • Doctoral program: CNY3500
      • Graduate program: CNY3000
      • Undergraduate program: CNY2500

    Type B (Partial Scholarship)

    • Exempt from tuition fee, and provide comprehensive medical insurance.

    Eligibility Criteria for Shanghai Government Scholarship

    To qualify for Shanghai Government Scholarship, candidate must fulfill all of the following requirements below:

    • Required Languages: Generally, applicant should achieve Chinese level of HSK4 and meet the language requirements of the applied university and program.
    • Eligible Countries: All World Countries except Chinese citizens.
    • Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens and in good health.
    • Applicants for the pre-college program must have a high school diploma and be under 23.
    • Applicants for the bachelor degree program must have a high school diploma and be under 25.
    • Applicants for the master degree program must have a bachelor degree and be under 35.
    • Applicants for the doctoral degree program must have a master degree and under 40.
    • Outstanding in academic performance.
    • Meeting entry requirements of the applied university and program.
    • Applicant that has received any other scholarships offered by Chinese government or organizations is not entitled to apply SGS.

    How to Apply for Shanghai Government Scholarship?

    Please follow the following step by step application instructions to avail Shanghai Government Scholarship:

    1. Applicant should register and apply online through Submit online application and download the application form.
    2. Applicant should register and apply online through selected university website (List of universities is given above). Submit online application and pay application fee (if applicable).
    3. After submit the online application, download and print out the application form. Mail two sets of hard-copy of application documents (1 set of originals and 1 set of photocopies) to the university where you have applied.
    4. General Documents required:
      1. Application Form from
      2. Academic transcripts (notarized photocopy): Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.
      3. Highest diploma (notarized photocopy):
      4. Photocopy of health certificate and blood test. Bring your original documents when entering China.
      5. Photocopy of passport, including all Chinese visa pages.
      6. Certificates of award in your high school (not mandatory).
      7. Applicants under 18 must provide a Guardian’s Letter of Guarantee. 
    5. Make sure your email address is correct and check your email box occasionally, otherwise you might miss some IMPORTANT INFORMATION.
    6. The result of your application will be announced both in your application account and on the bulletin of International Students’ Office website.
    7. Admitted students must bring the original graduation certificate and diploma to register on the dates listed on the admission letter. Your enrollment will be cancelled without providing the relevant certificates.

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    To know more about Shanghai Government Scholarship, please visit Official Website.