Schwarzman International Scholarships to study in China

Category: General | Posted on: Wednesday, April 25, 2018

DEADLINE
31/05/2018
TIME LEFT
Closed
LOCATION
China
TYPE
Fully Funded

Description

Designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders, Schwarzman Scholars is the first scholarship created to respond to the geopolitical landscape of the 21st Century. Whether in politics, business or science, the success of future leaders around the world will depend upon an understanding of China’s role in global trends.

With the inaugural class enrolled in 2016, the program gives the world’s best and brightest students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and professional networks through a one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing – one of China’s most prestigious universities.

Students live and study together on the campus of Schwarzman College, a newly-built, state-of-the-art facility, where all classes are taught in English. Students pursue a Masters in Global Affairs, with concentrations in one of the disciplines:

  • Public Policy
  • Economics and Business
  • International Studies

Students spend a year immersed in an international community of thinkers, innovators and senior leaders in business, politics and society. In an environment of intellectual engagement, professional development and cultural exchange, they learn from one another and pursue their academic disciplines while building their leadership capacities. This experience will expand students’ understanding of the world and create a growing network of global leaders for the future.

For those ready to make their mark on the world, Schwarzman Scholars represents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Masters Degree Program.

Study Subject: Students pursue a Masters in Global Affairs, with concentrations in one of the disciplines:

  • Public Policy
  • Economics and Business
  • International Studies

Benefits

These scholarships will be including:

  • Fully funded tuition fees.
  • Health Insurance.
  • Accommodation facility.
  • Travel allowance to and from Beijing at the beginning and at the end of the semester.
  • Lenovo laptop and smartphone.
  • A personal stipend of $3,500.
  • Course books and other supplies.

Eligibility

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be having an undergraduate degree from and credible college or university.
  • All those applicants who are currently enrolled in their undergraduate programs must be able to successfully complete their degree requirements by 1st August 2019.
  • Their no specific requirements of the undergraduate degree.

Age Limit: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age but not 29 or above as on 1st August 2019.

English language Requirements:  All the applicants must have strong English language skills. If the native language of the applicant is not English then the following test scores are acceptable:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL PBT)
  • Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT)
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Eligible Countries: Available to students of all nationalities.

Official Link Apply Link

Application Instructions

Applications for in Schwarzman Scholarship 2019 in China will be applied through online basis.

Required Documents:

  • Current CV/resume
  • Submission of self-video (must).
  • 3 electronic letters of recommendation.
  • A complete online application
  • Uploaded transcripts and academic records.
  • 2 Essays:
    • Essay one: Statement of purpose and leadership (750 words).
    • Essay two: Current Affairs Essay (up to 500 words).