Funded places on the Study China Programme

Posted by mc234 at May 30, 2012 05:58 PM |
Would you like to spend time in China to learn its language and develop an understanding of its culture, business and life in general?

The Study China Programme offers students the opportunity to spend three weeks in China, studying at one of a range of host universities in Shanghai, Beijing, Nanjing, Hangzhou and Jinan. 

Open to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students in English, Scottish and Northern Ireland Universities and Colleges of Further Education the Study China Programme has been running since 2007. The Department for Business Innovation and Skills, the Scottish Government and the Department for Employment and Learning in Northern Ireland are funding over 400 places per year for students to go to China. 

Have a look at the official website at  and start applying.

Who can apply?

To find out if you are eligible please go to 'Who can apply'.

How much will it cost?

As the programme is funded by the government, the bulk of the expenses are paid for. However, you are responsible for funding your travel and living costs in China. Further information on finance is available from Study China.  


When is the deadline for applications?

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is Sunday 17 June 2012.

'Like' Study China on Facebook to keep up-to-date.  

If you have any further questions please feel free to contact the Study China Programme Office at 



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