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USTC Fellowship

USTC Fellowship
USTC Fellowship for Non-degree Programs

Visiting Student Program (courses study)

Introduction

Applicants for Visiting Student Programs in USTC can apply for USTC Fellowship. There are three different levels, 

● Level A is funded by USTC, which includes: tuition waiver, Comprehensive Medical Insurance, free university dormitory, and monthly stipend up to 2,500 RMB for an undergraduate student, 3,000 RMB for a master student, and 3,500 RMB for a Ph.D. student ; 

● Level B is funded by USTC, which includes: tuition waiver, Comprehensive Medical Insurance, free university dormitory ; 

● Level C is funded by USTC, which includes: tuition waiver.

* To apply for the fellowship, applicants need to create their account on the USTC Application System and select the fellowship that they want to apply for. Applicants can either apply for one level or all three levels at the same time. If one applies for more than one level, USTC has the right to decide which level or no fellowship he/she may be given based on the comprehensive elevation of each applicant. 

* If applicants don’t get admission with any level of fellowship, they could get admission as a self-financed student. More information on fees and payment could be found in corresponding factsheet.

Eligibility

1. Non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport, in good physical and mental health, and awarded a graduation certificate from senior high school.

2. Between 18-50 years old (age of 18-50)

3. Applicants who are applying for Chinese-taught courses need to meet the relevant   

  Chinese proficiency;

  Applicants who are applying for English-taught courses need to meet the relevant   

  English proficiency.

Application time

Fall semester:     March 1st to May 31st

Spring semester:   September 1st to November 30th

* If applicants intend to study at USTC from this fall semester, they are supposed to apply within March 1st to May 31st . 

* If applicants intend to study at USTC from next spring semester, they are supposed to apply within Sep 1st to Nov 30th.

Step by Step Guideline

  1. Applicants need to select major as follows,

  List of Undergraduate Programs

  List of Master's Degree Programs  (instructed in English)

  List of Master's Degree Programs  (instructed in Chinese)

  List of Doctoral Degree Programs (instructed in Chinese / English)

2. Create your account in the online application system.

3. Fill in all the information and upload the documents as required.

* After applying on the USTC application system, please keep checking your email box used for registration on the application system for further application documentation and so on.

Application materials required:

● Photocopy of passport (ordinary passport with validity of at least one year)

● Curriculum Vitae

● At least one letter of recommendation from full professors or associate professors (with phone number and email address)

● Chinese language proficiency certificate or documents (for Chinese-taught majors) 

● Certificate of enrollment and transcript 

* Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

* Application materials will NOT be returned regardless of the application result.

Research Internship Program

Introduction

Applicants for Research Internship Programs in USTC can apply for USTC Fellowship. There are three different levels, 

● Level A is funded by USTC, which includes: tuition waiver, Comprehensive Medical Insurance, free university dormitory, and monthly stipend up to 2,500 RMB for undergraduate student, 3,000 RMB for master student, 3,500 RMB for Ph.D. student ; 

● Level B is funded by USTC, which includes: tuition waiver, Comprehensive Medical Insurance, free university dormitory ; 

● Level C is funded by USTC, which includes: tuition waiver.

* To apply for the fellowship, applicants need to create their account on the USTC Application System and select the fellowship that they want to apply for. Applicants can either apply for one level or all three levels at the same time. If one applies for more than one level, USTC has the right to decide which level no fellowship he/she may be given based on the comprehensive elevation of each applicant.

* If applicants don’t get admission with any level of fellowship, they could get admission as a self-financed student. More information on fees and payment could be found in corresponding factsheet.

Eligibility

1. Non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport, in good physical and mental health, and awarded a graduation certificate from senior high school.

2. Between 18-50 years old  (age of 18-50)

3. Good command of English

Application time

Applicants need to complete application procedures online at least three months  

before expected entry date to USTC.

Step by Step Guideline

1. Applicants need to contact USTC professors in related research field and obtaining  

  pre-acceptance from professors before submitting applications online. 

  Supervisors’ profiles:

  http://en.ustc.edu.cn/faculty/201105/t20110530_112483.html    

  Websites of schools:                      

  http://en.ustc.edu.cn/5391/list.htm

2. Create your account in the online application system.

3. Fill in all the information and upload the documents as required.

* After applying on the USTC application system, please keep checking your email box used for registration on the application system for further application documentation and so on.

Application materials required:

● Photocopy of passport (ordinary passport with validity of at least one year).

● A study or research proposal 

● Curriculum Vitae

● At least one letter of recommendation from full professors or associate professors (with phone number and email address)

An acceptance letter by USTC professor (Right click to Download)

● Chinese or English language proficiency if applicants have

● For undergraduate student: certificate of enrollment and transcript 

●For master student/Ph.D student: certificate of enrollment, transcript, authenticated copies of degree Certificate, other graduation certificates of high educational institution if applicants have.

* If applicants already graduated but have not yet obtained the degree certificate, they must provide official documents explaining the reasons and stating clearly when they will obtain the degree certificate.

* Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

* Application materials will NOT be returned regardless of the application result.