2020 SJTU Graduate Scholarship

SJTU(Shanghai Jiao Tong University) provides different kinds of scholarship for excellent applicants, such as Chinese Government Scholarship, Shanghai Government Scholarship, SJTU Scholarship, and others. Basically, for incoming international graduate students, there are two channels for scholarship application: through Shanghai Jiao Tong University or through Chinese Embassies/Consulates in the home country. Applicants may choose only one application channel. Replicated applications through more than one channels is not allowed.

Type of Program: Doctoral and Master 


1.   Non-Chinese citizen;

2.     Healthy both physically and mentally;

3.    Outstanding academic performance and potentiality;

4.    Having obtained a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent for master program applicants.

The degree must be ready prior to the registration day;

5.    Having obtained Master’s degree or equivalent for doctoral program applicants.

The degree must be ready prior to the registration day;

6.    Demonstrated proficiency in Chinese and/or English as specified in

Language Requirements for SJTU International Graduate Programs.pdf

SJTU provides different types of scholarships to international graduate students as the following:

ProgramTypeDurationCoverage (RMB)Source
Doctoral ProgramI4 Yearsl Monthly stipend (5,000/Month)l Tuition (45,500/Year)l Health insurancel Accommodation allowance (1,500/Month)CSC/SGS+SJTU
4 Yearsl Monthly stipend (4,000/Month)l Tuition (45,500/Year)l Health insurancel Accommodation allowance (1,500/Month)CSC/SGS+SJTU
III4 Yearsl Monthly stipend (2,500/Month)l Tuition (45,500/Year)l Health insurancel Accommodation allowance (1,500/Month)SJTU
Master’s ProgramI2-3Yearsl Monthly stipend (3,000/Month)l Tuition (28,900/Year)l Health insurancel Accommodation allowance (1,200/Month)CSC/SGS+SJTU
2-3Yearsl Monthly stipend (1,700/Month)l Tuition (28,900/Year)l Health insurancel Accommodation allowance (1,200/Month)SJTU
III2-3Yearsl Tuition (28,900/Year)l Health insuranceSJTU

How to apply?

Type 1–When applying at http://apply.sjtu.edu.cn/ applicants should choose “apply for scholarship through SJTU”and follow the steps online. Applicants should complete the scholarship application procedures in time according to the requirements of the university.

Type 2– Please consult the Chinese Embassy/Consulate about its application schedule, eligibility, requirements, procedures, documents, agency number, program category type and so on in advance.

For the contact information of Chinese Embassies/Consulates, please visit the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China at http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/.

Please see the following links for more information.