Around 13 China Scholarships Council - University of Leeds Scholarships are available for students commencing PhD study in October 2017. The University of Leeds will provide international fee scholarships for successful applicants and the CSC will provide a maintenance stipend. Please read the eligibility criteria here which also provides the link to the online scholarship application form.
Applicants must first apply for a PhD place in the School of Geography and then submit the online scholarship application form by 17.00 (Uk time) on 6 January 2017. The application form can be found here. Applicants must also submit a maintenance scholarship application to the China Scholarships Council and the deadline for this is usually in February or March. Please contact your home institution or the China Scholarships Council about this part of the application http://www.csc.edu.cn.
After you submit your PhD application online, you will receive a University SID number which is required for the scholarship application form. Supporting documents can be uploaded to the online PhD application system or you can email them to j.manton(at)leeds.ac.uk . You do not need to wait to find out if we can offer you a PhD place before submitting the scholarship application form.
Please note that the University is closed from Friday 23 December 2016 - Tuesday 3 January 2017 so we will be unable to answer any queries during this period. You can however still submit your PhD application and scholarship application electronically when the University is closed.