Xiamen University(XU) in 2006 set up a scholarship scheme for international students studying for degree programs. Scholarship awarded by Xu covers their tuition fees . Moreover, monthly living allowances will also be provided to outstanding postgraduates in lieu with the standards of Chinese Government Scholarships. This scholarship is also good for Nigerian students that wants to study abroad or any non-chinese citizen.
Xiamen University scholarship Eligibility
- Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health.
- The Educational background and its age limits (as of September 1, 2020):
(1) Bachelor’s programs:Must hold a high school diploma or above and must be under the age of 25years
(ii) Master’s programs: Must hold a bachelor’s degree or above and must be under the age of 40years
(iii) Doctoral programs: must hold a master’s degree or above and be under the age of 45 years.
Xiamen university English Taught Programs
XMU Bachelor’s Programs on Offer for 2020 Entry:
XMU Master’s Programs on Offer for 2020 Entry:
XMU Doctoral Programs on Offer for 2020 Entry:
- Duration of Scholarships
- Bachelor’s programs: 4 or 5 years;
- Master’s programs: 2 or 3 years;
- Doctoral programs: 4 years.
NB: Xiamen University Scholarship recipients will participate in the annual review in accordance with the important management regulations of the scholarship. Those who are successful in the review can continue to apply for or enjoy the scholarships in the next academic year. Those who didn’t pass or fail the review will be suspended or disqualified from the scholarships. The specific regulations and method of the annual review shall be subject to the latest notice published in the current year.
- Scholarships Quota and Coverage
|Program Category||Scholarship Category||Scholarship Coverage||Quota|
|Bachelor’s program||Second-class||Tuition fee only.||5|
|Master’s program||First-class||Tuition fee and living allowance (RMB 3,000/month)||3|
|Second-class||Tuition fee only.||8|
|Doctoral program||First-class||Tuition fee and living allowance (RMB 3,500/month)||3|
|Second-class||Tuition fee only.||5|
Application Period: February 1 to April 15, 2020.
Application for Xiamen university Scholarships will only be considered after the applicant has been admitted .
Application Guide to Bachelor’s Programs for 2020:
Application Guide to Master’s Programs for 2020:
Application Guide to Doctoral Programs for 2020:
Applicants will complete online application at http://application.xmu.edu.cn and then upload the scan copy of Application Form for XU Scholarships (https://admissions.xmu.edu.cn/16898/list.htm). The Scholarships Application Form should be completed in Chinese or English and signed by the applicant. There is no importance to mail paper application materials.
- Applicants are highly expected to submit a complete set of application materials and will be held liable for the authenticity of their documents. Incomplete or forged application materials will be duly rejected.
- Applicants are expected to keep their phones on always, check their email and online application account regularly as XMU’s Admissions Office will contact them when deem necessary.
VIII. Selection and Notification
A comprehensive review will be conducted on applicant’s academic record, language proficiency, overall merits, research achievements and their prospective supervisor’s comments. The shortlisted candidates will be sent to the university authorities for final approval and shortlisting.
The final results will be published at https://admissions.xmu.edu.cn in mid-July. Scholarships awardees will be notified via email. Admission Notices and Visa Application Forms for Study (JW202) will be sent out afterwards.
Xiamen University Address
Add.: XMU’s Admissions Office, Fujian Province, China (Postcode: 361005)
Xiamen University Contact numbers
Tel: 0086 (0)592 2184792/2188375
Fax: 0086 (0)592 2180256