East China Normal University Global Education Center
Shanghai Government Scholarship
Category of Enrollment

Full-time undergraduate

Not for 2+2 or 1+3 program.

Not for English taught BBA programs.

Not for majors of School of International Chinese Studies.

Other undergraduate majors are available to apply. 


Application Target

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens and in good health. Well performed both academically and behaviorally. 

Degree Requirement

Applicants for pre-college program must have high school diploma and be under 23. 

Applicants for undergraduate program must have high school diploma and be under 25. 

Language Requirement

Chinese language proficiency is required to meet the admission requirements of the major applied for.

Note: Undergraduate applicants whose Chinese proficiency reaches HSK Level 3 but does not meet the requirements for major study can take 1 year pre-college program and get the full scholarship. If they do not meet the requirements for major study after the completion of pre-college program, they will be treated as Chinese language students.

Scholarship Coverage

1) Type A (Full scholarship)

Exempt from tuition fee. 

Provide accommodation on campus: economic double room (public restroom). If you choose to live off-campus and get approval from the university, off-campus living allowance is 700 RMB/month/person. 

Living allowance: 2500 RMB/month.

Provide comprehensive medical care insurance for International Students: 800 RMB/person/year.

2) Type B (Partial scholarship)

Exempt from tuition fee. 

Provide comprehensive medical care insurance for International Students: 800 RMB/person/year.

Application Deadline

May 31st, 2024

Application Procedures

Step 1: Apply Online

1. Submit ECNU online application and pay application fee

Applicant should register and apply online through http://lxsapply.ecnu.edu.cn/. Submit online application and pay application fee.

2. Upload SGS application form

上海市政府奖学金申请表 SGS application form.pdf

Application Documents

For undergraduate Programs please refer to:

Undergraduate program


1) Application documents sent by email or fax are not accepted.

2) Application with missing documents or failing to pay the application fee are not accepted. 

3) Application documents and application fee will not be returned whether the applicants are admitted by ECNU or not.

4) Applicants DO NOT need to send the hard copy of the application documents by post.

ECNU has the right to require applicants to provide original application materials or authentication documents issued by a designated institution for further inspection.

Step 2: Track Application Status Online

Check your email or login on your ECNU online application account to track your application status.

* Make sure your email address is correct and check your email occasionally, you will receive some IMPORTANT INFORMATION, eg. the arrangement of interview etc.

Step 3: Admission and University Enrollment

The final result of your application will be announced both in your application account and on the noticeboard of Global Education Center website (http://lxs.ecnu.edu.cn/). Admitted students must register on time with the original graduation certificate and degree certificate. Students would not register, if they could not provide the relevant graduation certificate and degree certificate.


1. Incomplete or unqualified applications will not be processed.

2. Applicants will be disqualified from application in case of fraudulent application materials or application materials are completed and submitted by someone else.

3. Scholarship winners who cannot register with the host institutions on time should inform the host institution about the reasons in written form within 15 days before the admission date. For those who do not register as requested without reason, the scholarship will be canceled.

4. Scholarship will be canceled for those who do not pass the admission physical examination, drop out, or take schooling suspension during the study.

Contact Us

Global Education Center, ECNU  

Email: lxs@ecnu.edu.cn

Tel: +86-21-62238353 / 62232013

Fax: +86-21-62238352

Add: Room 253, Physics Building, East China Normal University, 3663 North Zhongshan Road, Shanghai 200062, China

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