CHINA: Scholarship Programmes in participating universities in China

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Beijing Polytechnic

Bursary Details

Scholarships are available for South African students to study at two Chinese universities in 2022: Ningxia University and Beijing Polytechnic (online programme). The scholarships are administered by Hongzhou Learning in China.

The Ningxia university scholarships are targeting and accepting applications STRICTLY from students already in China. 

Degree Level

The scholarships are offered for undergraduate (Bachelor’s) studies, postgraduate (Master’s or PhD), or online non-degree Chinese language studies.

Field of Study

Majors available at Ningxia University per degree level:

Bachelor in the Chinese Language



Administrative Management



Business Administration 


Agricultural and Forestry Economic Management

Logistics Management

Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Information and Computational Science

Applied Statistics

Electronic and Information Engineering Electric Engineering and Automation Communication Engineering Physics(Applied Physics)
New Energy Materials and Devices Software Engineering Computer Science and Technology Networking Engineering
Materials Chemistry Chemistry (Analysis and Test) Chemical Engineering and Technology Applied Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Engineering Biological Science Biotechnology Pratacultural Science
Animal Science Veterinary Medicine Agricultural Resource and Environment Landscape Gardening
Forestry Horticulture Agronomy Plant Protection
Environmental Science Geographic Information Science Human Geography and Urban-Rural Planning Viticulture and Enology Engineering
Food Science and Engineering Mechanical Engineering Process Equipment and Control Engineering Transportation
Road Bridge and River-crossing Engineering Engineering Management Architecture Urban and Rural Planning
Agricultural Water Conservancy Engineering Hydraulic and Hydropower Engineering Civil Engineering Educational technology
Applied Psychology Chinese Language Literature Tourism Management  

Master's Degree in the Chinese Language

 Philosophy  Law  Ethnology  Theoretical Economics
 Business Administration  Agricultural and Forestry Economics Management  Accounting  Anthropology
Ethnosociology  Chinese Language and Literature  Chinese History  Pedagogy
 Psychology  Education Technology  Mathematics  Physics
Mechanics Electronic Science and Technology Chemistry Geography
Biology Ecology Civil Engineering Hydraulic Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Machinery Crop Science Horticulture
Agricultural Resource and Environment Agricultural Entomology and Pest Control Animal Husbandry Veterinary Medicine
Grassology Computer Science and Technology Chemical Engineering and Technology Materials and Chemical Industry
Food Science and Engineering      

PhD degree in Chinese

 Ethnology Public Management in Ethnic Areas  Chinese Minority Economy  Ethnosociology
 Language Literature and Document in Northwest Ethnic Areas Ethnic Psychology and Ethnic Education  Ethnic Minorities in China  Numerical Mathematics
Applied Mathematics Water Conservancy and Civil Engineering and Computational Science Water Resources Utilization and Chemical Engineering Biology
Hydrology and Water Resources Hydraulic Structure Engineering Hydraulic and Hydropower Engineering Animal Husbandry


Application Deadlines, Requirements, and What the Scholarship Offers








Ningxia University



 June 2022


Bachelor's, Master's and PhD Chinese

Tuition Fee;

 Accommodation Fee;

Monthly stipend (2500RMB for bachelor's, 3000RMB for master's, 3500RMB for PhD)

Students who are currently in China and hold a valid student visa;

Achieved above 75% average mark;

Hold HSK4 certificate for bachelor, HSK5 for master and HSK6 for PhD;

Applicants must be in good health;

Bachelor applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 25. Masters applicants must be under 35 years of age. PhD applicants must be under 40 years of age.  

Beijing Polytechnic

 15 July 2022  Chinese Language - online Programme

Chinese and English

 Tuition fee exemption

Achieved above 60% average marks;

Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 30.


Candidate Requirements

Application documents should be sent through Hongzhou Learning at

Hongzhou Learning will charge an application and administration fee of  to 0 (approximately R750 - R1500). As part of the scholarship application service, you will be helped with preparing your application to increase your chances of receiving the scholarship.

Study in China website

Ningxia University

Beijing Wuzi University

Beijing Polytechnic


Bursary Enquiries

All queries should be forwarded to Mary Zhao via email at

How to Apply

Please note: Successful candidates are required to make provision for all other expenses not covered under these scholarships.

Application Documents

Ningxia University

  • Application Form
  • Certified and Translated Degree
  • Certified and Translated Transcript
  • Two Recommendation Letters
  • HSK4 or above Certificate
  • Study Plan
  • Complete Scanned passport (The validity of the passport should cover the whole duration of the study)
  • Two Inches White Background Photo
  • AIDS Report
  • Certified police clearance report
  • Medical Check (With stamp and signature)
  • Other documents that the university may need

Beijing Wuzi University

  • Application Form
  • Highest Degree
  • Transcript
  • First Page of Scanned Passport
  • Physical Check
  • Non-Criminal Record
  • Bank Statement
  • HSK or IELTS if available
  • Two Inches Digital Version White Background Photo
  • Two Recommendation Letters for Master Application

Beijing Polytechnic

  • Application Form
  • Highest Degree Certificate
  • Academic Transcript
  • Copy of Passport