USTC International Summer Research Program in China [Fully funded]

Research Short Program
  • China, China
  • Apply Before : April 14, 2024

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 231631
  • Degree Non Degree Program/CertificateResearch
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded
  • Duration 2 months
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction EnglishChinese
  • Application Fee Required No

Opportunity Description

Are you an ambitious undergraduate or graduate student seeking a transformative research experience? Look no further!

Apply to The University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) International Summer Research Program, which is open to undergraduate and graduate students to participate in groundbreaking research initiatives, fostering essential skills and boosting academic growth in modern laboratories alongside USTC professors. Additionally, participants can immerse themselves in Chinese culture through attending cultural events, gaining firsthand insights into local life, and even receiving Chinese language instruction.

Important Dates:

– Duration: July 1 – July 30, 2024

– Application Deadline: Sunday, April 14, 2024 (UTC/GMT+8)

Location: Hefei, China

the list of USTC schools:

1. Chemistry and Materials Science
2. Computer Science and Technology
3. Earth and Space Sciences
4. Engineering Science
5. Gifted Young
6. Humanities and Social Science
7. Information Science and Technology
8. Life Sciences
9. Management
10. Mathematical Sciences
11. Physical Sciences
12. Public Affairs
13. Software Engineering
14. NSRL (National Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory)
15. SKLFS (State Key Laboratory of Fire Science)
16. IMR (Institute of Metal Research)


Unlock a plethora of benefits as a participant of this prestigious program:

  • – USTC Fellowship: Outstanding scholars will receive comprehensive support, including
    • a travel subsidy,
    • medical insurance, and
    • local accommodation.
  • – Cultural Immersion: Delve into the heart of Chinese culture through engaging cultural events and language instruction.
  • – Cutting-edge Research: Gain invaluable hands-on experience in state-of-the-art laboratories under the guidance of esteemed USTC professors.




Are you eligible to seize this remarkable opportunity? Here’s what you need:

Nationality: Non-Chinese citizens with a valid foreign passport are welcome to apply.

Academic Standing: Applicants must be registered undergraduate or graduate students ready to pursue academic excellence.

Health: Good mental and physical health is essential for all applicants.


Application Procedure:


Embark on your journey towards academic and cultural enrichment by following these simple steps:


  1. Pre-Acceptance: Contact USTC professors in your research field of interest and obtain pre-acceptance before proceeding with your application.

– Find a supervisor by  checking the USTC Professor profile here

–  Learn more about USTC  schools at the School website

  1. Online Application: Complete your application online through the designated portal.

– Steps: Register, start the application, choose a Non-degree program, select Summer Camp, fill out the application form, upload required documents (fields marked with an asterisk are mandatory), and submit your application.

Download the provisional acceptance form

Apply now

Don’t miss this unparalleled opportunity to broaden your horizons, forge lifelong connections, and prepare for a successful academic career. Apply now and embark on a summer of discovery with the USTC International Summer Research Program!

For more details, visit the USTC website.


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