China Scholarship Council - Nuffield Department of Medicine Scholarships

The University of Oxford offers a number of scholarships to Chinese students who demonstrate both academic excellence and leadership potential jointly with the China Scholarship Council (on behalf of the Chinese Ministry of Education).

Applicants who meet the CSC criteria and who apply for the DPhil in Clinical Medicine can be considered for:


CSC match funded scheme

CSC-CAMS/PUMC Oxford High-level Innovative Talent Scholarships

Up to 10 students per year associated with the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences Oxford Institute are awarded fully funded DPhil scholarships (up to 4 years), covering overseas fees and £21,000 stipend per year.Further information and how to apply.

How to apply

Applicants should follow the instructions on the Information for Applicants page indicating which funding scheme(s) that you using the 'Advertised reference codes' listed below. These should be entered in the 'Funding' tab on the online form under the 'Departmental studentship applications'.

Deadlines and interview dates:

CSC-CAMS/PUMC Oxford High-level Innovative Talent Scholarships (Reference code: CSC-CAMS-20)

Application deadline: 31 October 2019 only - Now extended to 14 November 2019

Interview: 23 November 2019 – Beijing, China (or Skype)

CSC match funded scheme (Reference code: CSC-NDM-20)

Application deadlines: 31 October 2019 and 10 January 2020*

Interview: 24 November 2019 – Beijing, China (or Skype)

Interview: 28-29 January 2020 – Oxford, UK (or Skype)

Applicants can also apply to the CSC directly.

If you have any further questions please contact NDM Graduate Studies in the first instance.