Are you an international student aspiring to pursue a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree? The Beijing Government Scholarship for International Students (BGS) is now open for applications, offering a fantastic opportunity to study at the prestigious China University of Petroleum (Beijing).
What is the Beijing Government Scholarship (BGS)?
The BGS is a scholarship program launched by the Government of Beijing, aimed at supporting exceptional international students who wish to study in Beijing. This scholarship is administered by the China Scholarship Council (CSC), providing partial funding to deserving candidates from all over the world, except China.
Who is Eligible?
To be eligible for the BGS, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Non-Chinese citizens in good health with no criminal record.
- Meet the admission requirements of China University of Petroleum, with a GPA of at least 3.0/5.0.
- For Chinese-taught programs, applicants should demonstrate appropriate Chinese language proficiency and provide relevant proof.
- For English-taught programs, applicants whose native language is not English should meet one of the following criteria:
- IELTS score of at least 6.5
- TOEFL score of at least 80
- Students who have studied in English for two years or more during their previous academic experience may submit official certificates issued by schools instead of IELTS or TOEFL scores.
- Applicants from native English-speaking countries or countries with English as the official language are encouraged to apply for English-taught programs.
What are the Application Materials?
When applying for the BGS, you will need to submit the following documents:
- Scanned copy of your passport (information page).
- Notarized copies of BSc or Master’s Degree certificates, and transcripts.
- Non-criminal record certificate.
- Health examination certificate.
- Study plan.
- CV (Curriculum Vitae).
- Two recommendation letters.
- Acceptance letter from the supervisor (for PhD applicants).
What are the Scholarship Benefits?
Recipients of the Beijing Government Scholarship will receive partial funding, paying only half of the tuition fees. The scholarship amounts are as follows:
- Bachelors: ¥13,000 per year
- Masters: ¥15,000 per year
- PhD: ¥18,000 per year
Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to study at China University of Petroleum (Beijing) with the support of the Beijing Government Scholarship. Take the next step in your academic journey and apply today! The deadline for application varies, so be sure to check the official website for details.
Please note: The information provided in this blog post is based on the scholarship details available as of 2023. For the latest updates and specific application deadlines, visit the official China Scholarship Council (CSC) website. Good luck with your application!