Chinese Government Scholarships / UNESCO, Great Wall Program 2017

The Government of the People’s Republic of China has placed at the disposal of UNESCO for the academic year 2017-2018 seventy-five  fellowships for advanced studies at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. China government scholarships  are for the benefit of developing Member States in Africa, Asia–Pacific, Latin America, Europe and North America and Arab region.

Chinese Government Scholarships

Level of Study

Bachelor, master, research

Fields of study

All and  click here you can see the universities and specialization

Eligible countries

Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Togo, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Asia and  The Pacific
Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Cook Islands, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Niue, Palau, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Viet Nam

Arab countries
Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Yemen

Latin America and Caribean
Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Venezuela

Europe and North America
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Republic of Moldova, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Serbia, Ukraine.

Benefits of scholarships

  •  A full time scholarship.
  • Covers tuition waiver.
  • Accommodation.
  • Stipend.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance.
  • Covers international travel fare.
  • A monthly pocket allowance and a termination allowance.

Eligibility criteria for the scholarship

  • Applicants must be under the age of 45 years and have completed at least two years of undergraduate study and for for postgraduate scholarships must have a master’s degree or an associate professor and under the age of 50.
  • Must have English language proficiency.
  • Good mental and physical health.

How to Apply

Read the instruction in announcing website below

Deadline of scholarships

20 /04/2017

Application, info and source

Please click to official website click here.


see also

Italian government Scholarships for foreign students, 2017-2018