Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) Scholarships for Master and PhD.

Scholarship in Applied Science , in Art and Humanities , in Business and Law , in Education and Languages , in Engineering , in Medicine , in Natural Science

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 10380
  • Degree MasterPH.D
  • Language Requirement TOEFLIELTSHSK(Chinese)
  • Opportunity Type : Fully FundedSelf Funded
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction EnglishChinese
  • Application Fee Required No

Opportunity Description

Students from countries around the world except China can apply for Master’s and PhD scholarships offered at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU). SJTU is a global-renowned higher education institution and one of the top universities in China, ranking 46th worldwide (QS 2023).

The university has 33 schools, multiple research institutions, and 12 affiliated hospitals offering different degree programs for students from nearly 100 countries. The university offers more than 100 graduate programs.

Details of SJTU Scholarships:

  • Application opens: oct 1, 2023
  • Application deadline (first round):December 15, 2023
  • Application deadline ( 2nd round ): Feb 15, 2024
  • Application Deadline (Self-supported): May 31, 2024
  • Enrollment date: September 16, 2024

Fields of study: 

Different programs in the school of Engineering (architecture, civil engineering, electricity, design, transport engineering, Information and Communication Engineering, Computer science, Cyber Space Security, material science and Engineering, Biology, Biomedical Engineering) School of Finance (master of finance, MBA,  Master of International Business program (MIB)), School of international affairs (political science, public administration) School of environmental science and Engineering, School of media and communication, school of aeronautics and astronautics, school of design and etc.


  • Master degree: 2-3 years (Full time)
  • Doctoral programs: 4 years

China SJTU Scholarship benefits:

The SJTU scholarship covers the following:

  • Monthly stipend of 1700 RMB to 5000 RMB (based on the degree and duration of the program)
  • Tuition fee
  • Health insurance
  • Monthly Accommodation allowance (1200-1500)

for more details visit SJTU Website

Who is eligible?

Applicants who meet the following requirements can apply to the scholarships offered by Shanghai Jio Tong University (SJTU):

  • Have the citizenship of any country other than China.
  • Be in a good health situation (physically and mentally).
  • Possess outstanding academic performance and potential.
  • Applicants of master’s degree programs should have obtained a bachelor’s degree and PhD applicants should have master’s degree.
  • Be proficient in Chinese and/or English (Read more about the language requirements)

How to apply?

Applicants should apply online and pay the non-refundable application fee of RMB 800 (USD 120).

Applicants can apply to scholarship through two channels; Shanghai Jio Tong University (SJTU) or through Chinese Embassies

Required documents:

The following documents are required for Shanghai Jio Tong University SJTU in China:

  • Academic certificates and transcripts.
  • English /Chinese language proficiency (native/ language test scores / prior study in the medium of English/Chinese)
  • Passport
  • Passport size photo
  • Personal statement and study plan
  • Two academic recommendation letter

Note: your documents should be in English or Chinese language.

Apply to University |Apply to Scholarship via University 

You may apply via Chinese Embassies from November to April (different from country to country).

Official Link

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