Scholarships for Chinese PhD students

  China Scholarship Council - University of Padova Scholarships

The University of Padova and the China Scholarship Council (CSC) have created a scholarship programme to enable talented Chinese students to undertake a PhD programme at Padova.
The agreement between CSC and the University of Padova was signed in Beijing, at the CSC headquarters, on October 20th 2014.

The scholarships build on Padova University’s existing relationship with China. It has, in fact, extensive research links with Chinese research institutions and Universities. This scheme provides Chinese students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential with the opportunity to study for a PhD at the University of Padova. They are supported jointly by the China Scholarship (on behalf of the Chinese Ministry of Education) and the University of Padova.

Applying to the University of Padova as a full doctoral student for CSC applicants: deadline is January 13, 2022.
Admissions for CSC candidates

The scholarships are available for study in the following post-graduate courses:
Animal and Food Science
Astronomy in agreement with Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica 
Biomedical Sciences
Brain, Mind and Computer Science in agreement with Fondazione Bruno Kessler
Clinical and Experimental Oncology and Immunology
Crop Science
- Developmental Medicine and Health Planning Sciences
Economics and Management
Historical, Geographical, Anthropological Studies in agreement with Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
History, Criticism and Preservation of Cultural Heritage
Human Rights, Society, and Multi-level Governance in agreement with Pravni Fakultet Sveucilista u Zagrebu / the Faculty of Law University of Zagreb, University of Western Sydney, University of Nicosia, Cyprus   
Industrial Engineering
Information Engineering 
Land, Environment, Resources and Health
- Law
Linguistic, Philological and Literary Sciences
Management Engineering and Real Estate Economics
Mathematical Sciences
Mechatronics and Product Innovation Engineering
- Molecular Medicine
Molecular Sciences in agreement with Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)          
- Neuroscience
Pedagogical, Educational and Instructional Sciences
Pharmacological Sciences
Physics in agreement with Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare – INFN
Psychological Sciences
Science and Engineering of Materials and Nanostructures
Sciences of Civil and Environmental Architectural Engineering
Social Sciences: Interactions, Communication, Cultural Constructions
Sciences, Technologies and Measurements for Space
Statistical Sciences
Translational Specialistic Medicine ‘G.B. Morgagni’
Veterinary Sciences and Food Safety

If you have any questions about the scheme, please contact