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How to Apply

How to Apply

1.Values of the scholarship:

①Tuition waiver.

②Accommodation: Free university dormitory

HZAU requires students to live on campus in principle. HZAU will provide each Doctoral student a single room, while provide a twin room shared by two Master's students.


Master's students: 2,100 RMB/month;

Doctoral students: 2,500 RMB/month.

Within the scholarship duration, registered scholarship students will receive a stipend from HZAU each month. Students registering on or before the 15th of the month will receive a full stipend of that month. Those who register after the 15th of the month will receive a half stipend of that month. Graduating students will receive stipend until half month after the graduation date. If registered student stays out of China for more than 15 days due to a personal reason (school holidays excluded), his stipend will be stopped during his leaving.

④Comprehensive medical insurance. (Please visit http://www.campuschina.org and refer to Comprehensive Insurance & Protection Scheme for Foreigners staying in Chinafor insurance policy.)

2.Application Time:

From December 1, to June 30.

3.Application Qualification:

①Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health.

②Applicants for master's degree studies must have bachelor's degree and be under the age of 40.

③Applicants for doctoral degree studies must have master's degree and be under the age of 45.

4.Online Application:

Please visit the website: http://studyin.hzau.edu.cn/and apply online.

5.Required Documents:




The application form printed from Application System: http://studyin.hzau.edu.cn/.


Highest diploma or degree certificate; or an official Certificate of expected graduation for the ones still on campus


Official Transcripts


Two recommendation letters by professors/associate professors of correlated disciplines Download


Study Plan


Duplication of the Passport

Physical examination record


Other auxiliary supporting materials (such as: award certificates, academic papers published, English or Chinese Language Proficiency certificate, special skill certificate like dancing, sports, etc.)


An Acceptance Letter from a professor of HZAU Download

①Original documents should be submitted. However, should they be unavailable, copies must be authorized by the issuing institution or notarized by a public notary.
②Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with certified translations in Chinese or English.
③Please submit the hardcopies of application required documents to the required postal address:

No.515, Students' Comprehensive Service Building, International College, Huazhong Agricultural University, No. 1, Shizishan Street, Hongshan District, Wuhan 430070, P.R.China

     6.Language Proficiency:

① Chinese Medium Program: Applicants should submit a score report of a recognized Chinese Proficiency Test. HSK level 5 or above (Note: HSK refers to Chinese Proficiency Test. You can find information on the website: www.chinesetest.cn) is required. If the applicant has no elementary Chinese study experience, he or she can pass HSK level 5 by attending Chinese Language Program for one academic year before the start of Academic study.

② English Medium Program: It is better if applicants can submit a score report of a recognized English Proficiency Test such as TOEFL (IBT 80), IELTS 6.0 or higher; or other official English test recognized by HZAU. Failing to demonstrate one's English proficiency may adversely affect one's candidacy for acceptance.

Every applicant should discreetly choose medium program. HZAU will respect every applicant's choice during the application time, while it is forbidden to change the medium program once anyone gets admission.

7.Scholarship winners Announcement :

The scholarship winners will be announced before 15th, July on the website: http://ic.hzau.edu.cn/.

8. Getting Admission package:

The scholarship winners can come to International Student Office, International College, HZAU to get admission package including Admission Notice and Visa Application Form for Study in China (JW202) before 15th, July.


The scholarship winners should come to International Student Office, International College, HZAU to extend the visa before 10th, July.