Application process

Please visit the website for Scholarships Application details. Choose USTC as the university, School of materials science and engineering (IMR) as your school.


The application process is broken down into 3 stages:

Stage 1: Preparation
Stage 2: Complete and submit the online applications
Stage 3: Post the required supporting documentation

Stage 1: Preparation

You should thoroughly research your prospective interests, requirements, deadlines, and funding before you think about completing and submitting the application.Having fully decided the research you are interested in, make sure you complete the following information:

1. Find an eligible host supervisor and seek for his acceptance;

2. Submit theAcceptance Letter(right click to download it) ;

3. Prepare for scholarship applications  and meet the application deadline.

Stage 2: Complete online application of scholarships
When you have completed Stage 1, you are ready to begin the application process.

1. Please apply online for TWAS, CSC or USTC scholarships based on the requirements of USTC.
2. Email to after completing the application of TWAS, CSC or USTC scholarship.
3. Please read the  
Application Materials for all further details on supporting documentation, including references and notice. And then prepare for posting them.
Stage 3: Post the required supporting documentation

1. The application will be reviewed to decide whether to accept the applicants. If approved, the original supporting documents must be provided to USTC within 2 weeks . Post Address: Office of International Cooperation, University of Science and Technology of China, 96 Jinzhai Road, Hefei, 230026, Anhui, China

2. USTC makes the final review and prepares admission documents. The outcomes of evaluation meetings on scholarship applications will be announced once the expert panel makes the decision.


1. Please do not send the application package without the supervisor’s signature and official stamp of Notary Agency.

2. Please send the application package to USTC directly.

Address:72 Wenhua Road,Shenyang,China
Postcode : 110016 Tel : 86-024-23998273 Fax : 024-23842016 E-mail :