University of Canterbury and China Scholarships Council Joint PhD Scholarship Programme


The University of Canterbury invites applications from Chinese postgraduate students to undertake doctoral study with the support of the University and the China Scholarship Council (CSC).

The UC-CSC Scholarship programme aims to develop research collaboration between the University and Chinese universities. The successful applicants are based at the University of Canterbury and must undertake original research. Recipients are provided with financial support from the CSC and fees support the University for up to four years.


Chinese postgraduate students

See below
4 years
Closing Dates
Always Open

How to apply for this scholarship

You may apply through this webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link above to the on-line system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located below.

However, if the scholarship is managed by Universities NZ or another department of the University an External Website link will appear below and application instructions will be available through that link.


Application required only. General (any College). Postgraduate. International Students.


While every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct, applicants are advised to check the application forms and regulations for eligibility criteria, scholarship value and tenure, and closing dates.