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University Scholarships for Excellent International Students

In order to attract excellent international candidates to pursue their degree study in China, Zhengzhou University establishes "Zhengzhou University Scholarships for Excellent International Students ". 

A.The scheme of Zhengzhou University Scholarships for Excellent International Students

Number Scholarship Type Value of the Scholarship Duration Size
1 First Rank One-time subsidy of CNY 12,000 One year non-renewable top 2% of the batch
2 Second Rank One-time subsidy of CNY 8,000 One  year non-renewable top 3%of the batch
3 Third Rank One-time subsidy of CNY 5,000 One  year non-renewable top 5%of the batch
4 Specialties One-time subsidy of CNY 3,000 One  time  

B.Qualification and Prerequisite

1. International students in undergraduate and postgraduate programs, with their study period more than one year (including one year) can apply for this scholarship. International student with Chinese government scholarship or students in their extended study period cannot apply for this scholarship..
2. All applicants should strictly abide by the laws and regulation of Chinese government & the rules of Zhengzhou University, participate in school and social welfare and activities actively, and behave well in their daily life..
3. All applicants should excel in their academic performances. They should accomplish all compulsory and elective courses with outstanding result of top 30%..
4. For undergraduate applicants, they should study hard with clear learning objectives and class attendance more than 90%; and the total courses chosen for each semester should be four or more..
5. For postgraduate applicant, they should accomplish:
Win the third or higher prize in national or international competition, or. Publish at least one academic article in eminent national or international journals cited in SCI, EI, ISTP, A & HCI or CSSCI, or publish one academic book.
6. Students of the following types can not apply this scholarship:
  • Violating the relevant provisions of entry exit administration with punishment;
  • Infringement of social morality with the harmful effect;
  • Serious violation of school rules;
  • Cheating and other prohibited acts in examination;
  • Bullying and violence;
  • Other misconducts with punishment more than warning;
  • Having not paid the tuition or accommodation fee.

C. Selection Criteria

The academic performance of all courses in previous academic year is the major criterion in selection, which accounts for 85%. The overall performance, such as, attendance, behaviors of following regulations and rules will also be taken into consideration, which accounts for 15%. 
The academic performance is assessed by the score of each of courses. The scheme of general score is as following:

General Academic Score =    ∑XiWi  /   ∑Wi

Xi is the score of the course; Wi is the credit of that course. For some courses the assessment is the scale, not the score, it will be treated in following way: Excellent =90, good=80, average=70, pass=60, fail=40, cheating or breaking regulations=0.  

For general performance, 100 is the full mark. Full attendance is 100 and 1 point will be deducted for absence once. 5 points will be deducted for breaking regulations. 2 points will be added for taking part in one activity organized by university. 1-5 points can be added for students representatives (to be decided by Students Advisor and students themselves). The final score will be the total points time 15%. 

D. Application 

Student has to fill the Application Form for Outstanding International Student Scholarship of Zhengzhou University and submit it to Students Management Office. Students Advisors will work out the students academic performance ranking within the top 30%. A ranking list will be posted when the final academic performance and general performance score are added together. Students Management Office will make the decision on the candidate  list with the approval of Scholarship Evaluation Committee of School of International Education. The candidate list will be noticed to public. If there is any need for review, the authority of School of International Education can call on a meeting for review.