China Scholarship Council


China Scholarship Council

The University of Manitoba established a Memorandum of Understanding with the China Scholarship Council in October 2014. This agreement launched a collaborative program, named as the “China Scholarship Council – University of Manitoba Joint Funding Program”.

Length of Study
Ph.D. Degree students: up to forty-eight (48) months

Number of Placements
Ph.D. Degree students: up to 10 students each year

Financial Support
Ph.D. Degree students: Successful applicants will receiving scholarship support from U of M towards the tuition fee and international differential fee for up to 48 months under the condition that the scholarships from CSC have been secured. CSC will provide scholarship support covering visa application fees, one roundtrip airfare between China and Winnipeg by the most economical rout, living (food and accommodation) and health insurance expenses.

Application Requirements
Candidates must meet the minimum Ph.D. admission requirements as set by the University of Manitoba and have obtained unconditional admission letter from the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Application Procedures
Candidates must apply for admission through the Faculty of Graduate Studies graduate application system by the deadline. Please contact the specific Departments or units to which you are applying for the deadline. Candidates must specify in their applications they are applying through the “China Scholarship Council – University of Manitoba Joint Funding Program” The U of M will evaluate the candidates through the Departments to which they applied, and will make admission decision at their own discretion. By March 1st of each year, U of M will provide CSC with the list of qualified candidates. Candidates who have been granted the letter of admission shall apply to CSC for funding following the procedures set by CSC. The deadline for application is April 5th. CSC will evaluate the candidates and provide U of M with a final list of scholarship recipients and inform the successful candidates directly.