Step 1: Visit or and click “Application Online for International Students.”

Step 2: Read “Tips for online application” carefully before clicking “NEXT” to the registration page.

Step 3: After registration, log in with your username and password. Choose Chinese Government Scholarship as your scholarship type unless you are applying for the Cooperation Program Scholarship.

Step 4: Fill in the correct Agency Number. An Agency Number represents specific application receiving agency. It is listed in the first blank under the “PERSONAL DATA”. Please make sure to fill it correctly, otherwise you will not be able to continue your online application or your application will not be accepted.

Your Agency Number is 5981.

Step 5: Fill in the Online Application Form truly, correctly and complete following the steps listed on the left of the page.

Applicants are required to select a discipline before choosing majors. Please refer to the Disciplines Index, which could be downloaded from Help, if you have any doubts about the disciplines and majors.

Step 6: Click Preview and check your Application Form carefully before submitting it. Click Confirmation of Submit to submit your Application Form.

Step 7: Download the completed Application Form by clicking Download Application and print two hard copies.

Step 8: Prepare other supporting documents as required and send a full package of the application documents (in duplicate) to the dispatching authorities.

Step 9: You can make changes to your application by clicking Retrieve Application on the left of the page. But make sure to submit it again by clicking Confirmation of Submit after finishing all the changes. Otherwise, the retrieved application will become invalid and your new application will not be received either.

  • Please use Internet Explorer. Menu selection functions may not work on other browsers.
  • Only Chinese and English are accepted for the online application.