Tsinghua University is inviting credible applicants who are willing to partake in its ongoing 2022 Scholarship programme
Tsinghua University is a national public research university in Beijing, China. it was esterbished in the year 1911. The university is funded by the Ministry of Education. The university is a member of the C9 League, Double First Class University Plan, Project 985, and Project 211.
Through teaching, research and innovation, Tsinghua is committed to the advancement and well-being of the nation and the world.
Benefits of ASEAN-China Young Leaders Scholarship
Stipend: Within the scholarship duration, registered scholarship students will receive a stipend from their host university on a monthly basis. Students registering on or before the 15th of the month will receive a full stipend of that month. Those who register after the 15th of the month will receive a half stipend of that month. Graduating students will receive stipend for another half a month following the graduation date. If a registered student stays out of China for more than 15 days due to personal reasons (school holidays excluded), his/her stipend will be stopped during his/her absence from China.
Master?s students: 4,000 RMB per month
Doctoral students: 5,000 RMB per month
Research scholar: 5,000 RMB per month
* Host universities may request their students to have a banking account of RMB in China to receive the stipend. Enrolled students are encouraged to contact their host universities for more details.
One-time Settlement Fee: ACYLS recipients will receive the one-time settlement fee from the host university upon their registration. It is provided to master?s students, doctoral students and research scholars. The standard is 3,000 RMB per person and will be issued in Chinese currency.
International Round-trip Air Fare: The fund will be used by the China Scholarship Council and the host universities to support round trip air fares (Economy Class only) of ACYLS recipients between their home country and the city of host university. Details for the use of the fund and reimbursement of flight tickets are spelled out in Chapter VI of this document.
Tuition: Tuition will be entirely covered by the ACYLS program and funds will be directly allocated to the host universities.
Requirements for ASEAN-China Young Leaders Scholarship Qualification
Applicants of ACYLS should meet the following criteria:
a. Citizen of an ASEAN Member State (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Viet Nam);
b. In sound physical and mental health;
c. Proficient in English (i.e., must possess an IELTS score of at least 6.0 or a TOEFL score of at least 80 points);
d. Holder of an undergraduate degree and under the age of 45 if applying for a master?s degree;
e. Holder of a graduate/master?s degree and under the age of 45 if applying for a PhD degree;
f. Holder of at least an undergraduate degree if applying for the short-term research program;
g. Having at least one-year work experience within government agencies, public or private institutions, universities, think-tanks or similar social agencies, and preferably has experience in the following:
• work related to foreign and international affairs, especially ASEAN and China-ASEAN affairs;
• work or study in the PRC;
• academic work on China or ASEAN-related affairs;
h. Not a concurrent awardee of a Chinese government scholarship;
i. Meets other admission requirements of the Chinese universities to which the applicant has applied.
Documents Required for Application
Applicants must provide authentic and valid documents according to the requests and upload clear scanned copies onto CGSIS. Failure to fulfill the requirements will negatively influence the scholarship results.
When submitting applications to the ACYLS national focal points and AUN Secretariat, the applicants should follow the prescribed requirements.
March 31, 2023
How to Apply
Step 1- Complete online application by visiting CGSIS (Chinese Government Scholarship Information System) (Visit http://www.campuschina.org and click ?Scholarship Application for Students? to log in). Online submission of the application is compulsory for each applicant by completing the application information and uploading all necessary supporting documents.
Step 2- Prepare the application documents according to the ?List of Application Documents? and upload all the required documents into the online application system. Also submit the hard copies of application form and relevant documents to the ACYLS national focal points/AUN Secretariat as required before the deadline. ACYLS national focal points of ASEAN Member States and AUN Secretariat will then review the qualifications of all applicants and provide the list of recommended recipients to the Joint Committee of the ACYLS, which will decide the final recommendation list.
Step 3- The Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC) will only process the applications recommended by the Joint Committee. Applicants not included in the list will not be considered. CSC reserves the right to make necessary adjustments to the applicants? host universities.