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2014 - 2015 Confucius Institute Scholarships

Every year CIBL offers Confucius Institute Scholarships and in 201 we will be 17 places for the 2015 – 2016 academic year.

The Confucius Institute Scholarships programme was launched by Hanban to sponsor foreign students, scholars and Chinese language teachers to study Chinese at over 100 Chinese universities (see the list of relevant universities|).

There are three kinds of Confucius Institute Scholarships available:

  • One-semester Chinese language learning scholarships
  • One-academic-year Chinese language learning scholarships
  • Master's degree in teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages (MTCSOL)

For more detailed information about the scholarship categories it is strongly recommended that applicants consult the Recruitment Procedures for Confucius Institute Scholarship (2014)|.

Anyone interested in these opportunities is also recommended to thoroughly consult the Confucius Institute Scholarship website| and apply online.

Anyone interested should submit two copies of the following documents to Mr. Craig Meegan c.j.meegan@lse.ac.uk| 

  • A printed out version of the completed online application form
  • A photocopy of passport photo page
  • Photocopies of HSK and HSKK score reports
  • Copies of the applicants highest academic diploma
  • Two reference letters
  • Letter of commitment (if applying for MTCSOL) 

Successful candidates are chosen by a competitive selection process and will be notified online by Hanban in.

Please be aware that the deadlines for document submission and final submission have not yet been announced by Hanban headquarters. Dates and time will be announced as soon as they have been confirmed (In previous years final submission deadline has been in April)

***CIBL will be holding Confucius Scholarship information sessions at the CIBL office, 3.01, TW3, LSE on dates to be announced shortly.

Should you have any questions then please do not hesitate to contact Craig Meegan c.j.meegan@lse.ac.uk|