Call for 2020 Doctoral Programs for International Students (SIAT)

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Call for 2020 Doctoral Programs for International Students (SIAT) 

UCAS (University of Chinese Academy of Sciences) focuses on graduate education, whose predecessor was the first graduate school in China which named of Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Science. The Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of The Chinese Academy of Science (CAS) was jointly established by CAS, the Shenzhen municipal government and the Chinese University of Hong Kong in February 2006, comprise 9 institutes and numerous other labs and facilities. The graduate education (including international students) in SIAT focuses on training international and inter-disciplinary talent compound with academic, innovation and entrepreneurship. 

SIAT has a high-level international scientific research team including 328 teaching staffs. Among SIAT’s staff are 14 IEEE fellows, 2 CAS academicians, 2 fellows of the National Thousand Talents Program and 3 fellows of Youth National Thousand Talents Program. A total of 9 researchers from SIAT have been selected as Leading Scientists of Guangdong and 4 researchers are CAS Hundred Talents Program Fellows. Furthermore, over 600 of SIAT’s Staff have overseas study or work experience.  

SIAT devotes to cultivating international students with bilingual teaching environment, advanced research/innovation courses, outstanding mentors, top research projects and variety international academic meeting and programs. 

1.    Enrollment Plan 

SIAT will enroll 4 different major areas of students which including Doctoral Program and Successive Postgraduate and Doctoral Program .The Doctoral Programs commonly last for 3 years. Certificates of graduation and degrees will be awarded to those who have met the requirements of graduation and degree conferment. 

2.    Major Areas  

Computer Science and Technology, Control Science and Technology, Biology, Chemistry 

3.    Application Schedule 

Please submit online application during December 1st, 2019–May 31st, 2020. For those who apply to UCAS for scholarship, please submit the above admission application documents along with scholarship application form before March 31st, 2020, the scholarship application deadline.  

4.    General Conditions for Applicants 

(1)     Non-Chinese citizens. 

(2)     Be in good health, of good character, and willing to abide by China's laws and decrees, as well as UCAS’s rules and regulations. 

(3)     Holding a Master’s degree or its equivalent.  

(4)     English proficiency is required. 

5.     Expenses and Scholarship 

(1)     Expenses 

?   Application processing fee: RMB 600 (Non-refundable);  

?   Tuition: RMB 40,000/year; 

?   Accidental Injury and Hospitalization Insurance premium: RMB 800/year (waived) 

?   Accommodation (shared rooms) fee: RMB 500/month for one student  (Waived) 

?   Outpatient service fee is paid according to the insurance scheme of insurance company.  

?   Board expenses, travel expenses and other costs of experiments, meetings and trainings beyond the program curriculum are at the student’s own expense. 

(2)     Scholarship 

?   Chinese Government Scholarship (2500-3500rmb/month)( by: Mar. 31, 2020 

?   ANSO Scholarship for Young Talents (2000-7000rmb/month)( by: Mar. 31, 2020 

?   UCAS Scholarship for International Students (2000-2500rmb/month)( by: Mar. 31, 2020 

?   SIAT Scholarship for International Students (3500-7000mb/month):It provides tuition fee waiver, health insurance, living allowance and on-campus accommodation. Apply by: May 31, 2020 

6.    Admission Process 

Find an Eligible Host Supervisor--Get a Host Supervisor’s Acceptance—Apply for scholarship and submit files online--Mail the files to supervisor--Supervisor reviews admission documents--SIAT makes the final reviews and prepare admission--SIAT Makes the Final Review and Prepares Admission Documents 

7.    Contact Information  

Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

Address: 1068 Xueyuan Avenue, Shenzhen University Town, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China 

Tel: +86 755 86585346 


8.    Refer to other details from Call for 2020 Doctoral Programs for International 

Students (UCAS)