Sunday 01 December 2019 - 00:01 to Friday 22 May 2020 - 23:59

In order to support more Chinese students to study in the UK, the British Council, together with 30 UK universities, has launched the GREAT Scholarships 2020 – China campaign. With 41 postgraduate scholarships on offer, the total value of China’s scholarship scheme is almost £440,000. The single value of each scholarship is a minimum of £10,000. This scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for Chinese students wishing to get financial support to pursue postgraduate level study in the UK. Students can apply for postgraduate taught courses in a wider rang of subjects. Most scholarships are open for all subjects. 

Key Highlights

  • Each individual scholarship is worth a minimum of £10,000
  • Scholarships are open to postgraduate taught courses. 
  • A wider rang of subjects, most scholarships are open for all subjects.  

Steps for applicants

  1. Check your eligibility
  • Are you a Chinese passport holder?
  • Do you plan to pursue taught postgraduate studies in the UK?
  • Is the course that you have applied for or are applying for starting in September 2020?

2. Browse the universities listed below and click on the links provided to access detailed information about the scholarships on offer.

3. Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on each universities’ scholarship webpages.

4. Successful scholars will be informed by individual universities on the result of their applications.

5. Scholarship funding will be issued to successful scholars by individual universities after registration.

The application deadline for GREAT Scholarships 2020 - China varies according to each institution. Please visit the official website for details of the scholarships.