Application is invited to apply for the Yenching Academy of Peking University Scholarship In China 2023. The Yenching Academy annually enrolls approximately 120 new students from both the Chinese Mainland and abroad, to study, live, and learn together. International students comprise roughly 80% of the student body.
The Yenching Academy is a postgraduate college of Peking University, located in Beijing, China. It hosts the Yenching Scholarship, a fully funded prestigious global scholarship program, designed “to cultivate leaders who will advocate for global progress and cultural understanding.”
Yenching Academy of Peking University Scholarship
- Coverage: Fully Funded
- University: Peking University
- Degree: Masters, Postgraduate
- Students: International Students
- Country: China
- Deadline: November 27, 2022
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any field or currently enrolled in a degree program awarded no later than August 31, 2023,*; An outstanding academic record; Strong interest in the interdisciplinary study of China;
A record of extracurricular achievement, community engagement, social responsibility, and leadership potential; English proficiency.
*Peking University does not allow students to be enrolled in other degree programs whilst studying at the university.
- Completed online application form;
- Personal statement (750 words or less);
- Statement of Research Interest (maximum 1500 words, excluding citations);
- Curriculum Vitae;
- Official transcript(s);
- Diploma(s) or Certificate(s) of Enrollment;
- Two academic letters of recommendation;
- English requirements and minimum scores:
- IELTS (Academic): Overall 7.0
- TOEFL (iBT): Overall 100
- Cambridge English Scale (Advanced): Overall 185
- CET 6: Overall 600
- TEM 4: Pass level of “良好” or above
Native English speakers and alumni of an English-taught degree program (undergraduate or above) are not required to provide English proficiency test scores.
Submission of English scores: For IELTS, TOEFL, and Cambridge tests, we will only accept scores sent directly to us from these organizations. Make sure you choose “Yenching Academy of Peking University” as the designated recipient of your scores when you book the exam time. For TOEFL, use the institution code: C488.
The Yenching Academy provides a generous fellowship to all scholars, including:
- Tuition fees
- Monthly stipend
- One round-trip travel fare
- Field study costs
How To Apply
Candidates may apply through Yenching Academy’s online application portal. Each applicant will create an account on the Yenching Academy admissions portal and submit the above required document in English.
All students and alumni of Partner Universities must apply through both the university’s internal application process and the Yenching Academy admissions portal. For more information, please visit the Office of International Relations website.