With a view to promoting the human resource development and capacity building of developing countries and to enhancing international exchanges in the field of education, culture, communication, science and technology and the friendship among peoples of the world, the Government of the People’s Republic of China has placed at the disposal of UNESCO for the academic year 2019-2020, under the co-sponsorship with UNESCO, seventy-five (75) fellowships for advanced studies at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. These fellowships are for the benefit of developing Member States in Africa, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe and Arab region.
Tenable at a selected number of Chinese universities, these fellowships are intended for students and scholars who plan to pursue advanced studies or undertake individual research with periodic guidance from the assigned supervisors in China for a duration of one year. Twenty-five (25) of the 75 fellowships are especially intended for candidatures recommended by the Teacher Training Institutions supported by UNESCO-CFIT Project in the 10 African countries to undertake an Advanced Training Programme for pre- and in-service teachers, teacher educators and trainers at East China Normal University. Most of the study programmes will be conducted in English. In exceptional cases, candidates may be required to study Chinese language before taking up research or studying in their fields of interest.
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Fields of Studies at Selected Universities:
How to Apply:
Application and other supporting documents must be forwarded in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org
Kindly note that all applications must reach the National Commission on or before Tuesday, 26th February, 2019.