Understanding China Fellowship Programme

Each the Understanding China Fellowship Programme is open. This postdoctoral research program is available for any scholar from outside China. Fellows will be undertaking research at top Chinese universities from two weeks to six months. The deadline is updated every year.

Scholarship Description
Understanding China Fellowship aims to support assistant professors or above from foreign universities and academic institutes to undertake joint research in top Chinese universities. Excellent postdoctoral fellows are also welcome to apply.

Award Value

  • 10000 RMB per month;
  • Round-trip international airfare (economy class, to be reimbursed against actual cost);
  • Personal accident insurance during the visit term in China (we will buy for you. Reimbursement is not applicable)

Level and Area of Studies
Research programme in any discipline.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in China.

Eligibility and Criteria
Excellent postdoctoral fellows are also welcome to apply. They must be non-Chinese citizens.

Applicants’ Nationality
All nationalities other than China.

Submission Deadline
Updated every year.

Website and Application Link