The China Scholarship Council (CSC) is a non-profit institution with legal person status affiliated with the Ministry of Education.
The objective of the CSC is to provide, in accordance with the law, statutes and relevant principles and policies of China, financial assistance to Chinese citizens wishing to study abroad, and to the foreign citizens wishing to study in China, in order to develop the educational, scientific, technological, and cultural exchanges, and economic and trade cooperation between China and other countries, to strengthen the friendship and understanding between Chinese people and the people of all other countries, and to promote world peace and the socialist modernisation drive in China.
The tasks of the CSC are to use legal and economic means to manage the affairs of Chinese citizens studying abroad and of the foreigners studying in China.
Who do the CSC support?
This year, the CSC will generously co-sponsor 20 Chevening Awards, available to applicants from China. Awards will support studies in any subject with the exception of MBA programmes.