Northwestern Polytechnic University (NPU) Undergraduate Scholarships in China

Scholarship in Art and Humanities , in Business and Law , in Education and Languages , in Engineering , in Medicine , in Natural Science , in Social Science
  • China, China
  • Apply Before : May 15, 2024

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 97099
  • Degree Bachelor
  • Language Requirement TOEFLIELTSHSK(Chinese)PTE AcademicCambridge qualificationDuolingo
  • Fields of study Verious Fields
  • Opportunity Type : Fully FundedPartially Funded
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction EnglishChinese
  • Application Fee Required No

Opportunity Description

International students who wish to pursue their undergraduate scholarship degree at Northwestern Polytechnic University (NPU) _ one of the leading research universities in China_ can apply for multi-category scholarships from NPU, which are now open to international students. The scholarships are fully funded and seek to provide highly motivated and talented students with an outstanding opportunity to study at NPU. You will give yourselves a solid foundation for a prosperous future.

Key Details

Host Institution: Northwestern Polytechnic University (NPU)

Location: China

Level of Study:  Bachelor

Eligible Country: Non-Chinese Countries

Gender: Male/Female

Start Date: 1 September 2024

Scholarship Application Deadline:

  • 1st batch:  November 15, 2023, to February 15, 2024
  • 2nd batch: February 16, 2024, to March 15, 2024
  • 3rd batch: March 16, 2024, to April 15, 2024
  • 4th batch: April 16, 2024, to May 15, 2024

Note: Early applications will be preferred based on merit for the available scholarships.

Fields of Study

Field of study on offer at the undergraduate level in 2024:

College Major Medium
School of Aeronautics Aerospace Engineering English
School of Astronautics Aerospace Engineering English
School of Marine Science and Technology Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering English
School of Materials Science and Engineering Materials Science and Engineering Chinese
Materials Science and Engineering English
School of Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering English
School of Mechanics, Civil Engineering and Architecture Civil Engineering English

School of Electronics and Information

Electronics and Information Engineering English
Communication Engineering Chinese
School of Automation Electrical Engineering and Automation Chinese
Electrical Engineering and Automation English
School of Computer Science Computer Science and Technology English


School of Management Business Administration English
School of Public Policy and Administration International Economics and Trade Chinese
Law Chinese

Administration Management

School of Software Software Engineering Chinese
School of Life Sciences Biotechnology English
Biotechnology Chinese
School of Foreign Studies English English
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering and Technology Chinese

Benefits of NPU Scholarships

The scholarship includes the following benefits:

Freshman Scholarships:

Chinese Government Scholarship
      • Type: Type A (for undergraduates)
      • School Code: 10699
      • Application: Through Chinese government offices or embassies abroad
      • Coverage:
        • Tuition
        • Insurance
        • Campus Accommodation
        • Stipend: 2500 RMB/month
Xi’an Belt and Road International Students Scholarship
      • First Prize:
        • 100% tuition
        • Campus Accommodation
        • Stipend: 1500 RMB * 12 months
      • Second Prize:
        • 100% tuition
        • Stipend: 1500 RMB * 10 months
      • Third Prize:
        • 50% tuition
        • Stipend: 1500 RMB * 10 months
NPU Presidential Scholarship
      • First Prize:
        • 100% tuition
        • Campus Accommodation
        • Stipend: 1500 RMB * 12 months
      • Second Prize:
        • 100% tuition
      • Third Prize:
        • 50% tuition

Special Scholarship:

“Five Central Asian Countries” International Student Education and Training Program Scholarship in Xi’an covers 100% of tuition, accommodation, stipend, international traveling expenses, etc.

Current Students Scholarships:

    1. Chinese Government Outstanding International Student Scholarship
    2. NPU President Scholarship
    3. Shaanxi Government Scholarship
    4. Wu Yajun Alumna Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants applying to the NPU Scholarship should meet the following requirements:


  • Applicants should be in good physical and mental health, free from infectious or contagious diseases and disorders that would hinder regular study.
  • Applicants must be under 25 by September 1st, 2024.
  • High school diploma by September 1st, 2024.
  • Competency in scientific research and maintaining a minimum academic grade level of 75% or above are required. Accepted standardized tests include the SAT, ACT, A-Level, AP, IB, IGCSE, WAEC, or GED or equivalent.
  • Chinese or English meeting specified requirements.

Language Requirements:

    • Chinese: HSK Level 5 (180 or above)
    • English:
      • IELTS Academic Test overall 6.0 or above (no less than 5.5 in each element)
      • TOEFL 80 or above (iBT home edition, Essentials, DI code C317 are accepted)
      • Duolingo English Test 115 or above
      • Cambridge International Advanced LEVEL English course (A), or Cambridge Main Suite Examinations (FCE≥169 or CAE≥180 or CPE)


    • Non-Chinese citizens with valid passports.
    • Former Chinese citizens must have acquired foreign nationality or canceled Chinese nationality before April 30, 2020, and have a record of more than two years of actual foreign residency from April 30, 2020, to April 30, 2024.
    • Applicants with Chinese citizen parents must provide supporting documents verifying foreign nationality acquisition or cancellation of Chinese nationality.

Application Documents

Following are the scholarship documents to submit:

    1. Passport:
      • Personal information page copy.
      • Applicants in mainland China: A copy of the valid visa or residence permit page is required.
    2. Education Documents:
      • High school diploma or graduation certificate copy.
      • Transcripts (original or notarized copies).
    3. Self-Introduction:
      • Based on the provided template.
    4. Language Certificate:
      • Required unless:
        • Chinese native speakers are applying for Chinese medium courses.
        • English native speakers were applying for English medium courses.
    5. Non-Criminal Record:
      • Valid for five months.
    6. Awards and Achievements:
      • Officially certified copies of awards or research achievements.
    7. Physical Examination Form:
      • Copy valid for six months.
    8. Minor Applicants:
      • As of September 1st, 2024, a Guardian’s Commitment Letter and Guardian Guarantee Letter are required for applicants under 18.
    9. Financial Documentation:
      • Bank statement.
    10. Supplementary Materials:
      • Any additional required documents.


    1. English or Chinese Language Requirement:
      • All materials must be in English or Chinese.
      • Notarized translations are required for documents in other languages.
    2. English-speaking Countries List:
      • Refer to NPU International College’s official website for the list.

How to Apply?

Follow these application guides as follows:

Step 1: Documents Preparation

    • Ensure all requirements are met and prepare application materials accordingly.

Step 2: Complete Online Application

    • Create an account and log into NPU’s online application portal linked below.
    • Pay a non-refundable fee of 600 RMB (about 100 USD) upon completion.
    • Use a valid email address for registration, as all notifications will be sent there.
    • Upload required documents before the deadline.

Step 3: Application Materials Review

    • The Admissions Office authenticates materials.
    • Academic schools assess academic competency, with the review process taking around ten working days.
    • Applicants should monitor the review status on the application system and check their email for updates.

Step 4: Examination/Interview

    • Qualified applicants receive notifications regarding the examination or interview.
    • Results are announced via email a week after the examination or interview.

Step 5: Registration Deposit

    • Pre-admitted students must pay a 2000 RMB registration deposit, refundable after on-site registration.

Method of Payment

    • Online payment through the application system.
    • Local bank or online wire transfer, with receipts uploaded to the application system.

Step 6: Mailing of Admission Documents

    • Provide valid addresses for admission documents to be mailed.

Step 7: Registration

    • Complete online and offline registration processes at the Admissions Office before the deadline.
    • Admitted candidates should apply for a study visa abroad at Chinese embassies or consulates.
    • Required documents for registration include a passport, JW form, Admission Notice, high school diploma, language certificate, and transcripts.
Apply Now



    • All application materials must be in English or Chinese; other languages require notarized translations.
    • Disqualification may occur if original documents are inconsistent with scanned copies provided during the application.
    • Discrepancies between medical examination records and actual health status can lead to cancellation of admission.

Please visit the NPU website for more details about the NPU Scholarships, their categories, and specific program details.


Check More Scholarship Opportunities:


Other opportunities you may like