Scholarship Overview

Applications are currently being received for Hohai University International Scholarship. The Chinese Government Scholarship, the Hohai University Scholarship, and the Nanjing Municipal Government Scholarship are available for international students at the University. The CSC Chinese University Program is fully funded and aims to attract foreign students for graduate studies in China. The other two scholarships are open for candidates from all corners of the world, who wish to study in Undergraduate and graduate programs.

The standard duration for a doctoral degree program is 4 years (minimum 3 years – maximum 6 years), and 3 years (minimum 2 years – maximum 5 years) for a master’s degree program. The Chinese Government Scholarship Chinese University Program is established by the Ministry of Education to support Chinese universities to attract outstanding international students for graduate studies in China. This scholarship program is fully funded and provide coverage for the entire duration of the study program.

Founded in 1915, Hohai University (HHU, 河海大学 – Héhǎi Dàxué) is a public research university located in the old capital city Nanjing, China. Currently, the university offers 12 post-doctorate programs, 66 Ph.D. programs, 198 Master’s programs, 18 Engineering Master’s programs, the MBA program, and 54 undergraduate programs. HHU provides a wide range of disciplines covering management, engineering, sciences, economics, liberal arts, and law, ranking among China’s top universities in its teaching indexes and overall strength.

Scholarship Benefits

These scholarships to study in Asia will be provided with the following coverage depending on type:

1. The Chinese Government Scholarship
  1. Exemption from registration fee, tuition and accommodation fees;
  2. Monthly Living allowance:
    • Master’s degree students: 3000 RMB/month;
    • PhD degree students: 3500 RMB/month.
  3. Comprehensive Medical Insurance for International Students in China.
2. Hohai University Scholarship

Hohai University scholarship is annually reviewed, based on the candidate’s academic result, research and comprehensive performances. The result will be updated each academic year.

  1. The first-class scholarship includes tuition, on campus accommodation, comprehensive insurance and monthly allowance.
  2. The second-class scholarship includes tuition and on campus accommodation.
  3. The third-class scholarship includes tuition.
3. Nanjing Municipal Government Scholarship

The scholarship provides up to 20,000RMB/year.

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Scholarship Eligibility

To apply for this Hohai University International Scholarship, Applicants must meet be:

  1. Non-Chinese citizen with a valid passport;
  2. Physically and mentally healthy;
  3. Chinese citizens who have obtained foreign nationalities shall follow the relevant regulation of Ministry of Education of China;
  4. Master’s degree applicant should have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent one, under 35 years old;
  5. Doctoral degree applicant should have a master degree or equivalent, and under the age of 40.


The list of available English medium master’s and PhD programs at Hohai University is shown here. Applicants can also study in available Chinese programs.

English medium master’s programs

Below is the list of 2022 Master Programs Taught in English at the Hohai University.

  1. Hydrology and Water Resources
  2. Cartography and Geographical Information System
  3. Hydraulics and River Dynamics
  4. Hydraulics Structure Engineering
  5. Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering
  6. Harbor, Coastal and Offshore Engineering
  7. Civil Engineering
  8. Transportation Engineering
  9. Environmental Science and Engineering
  10. Electrical Engineering
  11. Power Engineering and Engineering Thermal Physics
  12. Control Theory and Control Engineering
  13. Computer Science and Technology
  14. Information and Communication Engineering
  15. Software Engineering
  16. Engineering Mechanics
  17. Materials Science and Engineering
  18. Surveying and Mapping
  19. Geological Resource and Geological Engineering
  20. Agricultural Engineering
  21. Physics
  22. Mathematics
  23. Enterprise Management
  24. International Trade
  25. Sociology
  26. Public Administration
  27. Resettlement Science and Management
  28. Theory of Marxism
  29. Mechanical Engineering
  30. Information and Communication Engineering.
English medium PhD programs

Below is the list of 2022 PhD Programs Taught in English at the Hohai University.

  1. Hydrology and Water Resources
  2. Hydraulics and River Dynamics
  3. Hydraulics Structure Engineering
  4. Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering
  5. Harbor, Coastal and Offshore Engineering
  6. Civil Engineering
  7. Environmental Science and Engineering
  8. Electrical Engineering
  9. Computer Science and Technology
  10. Information and Communication Engineering
  11. Software Engineering
  12. Mechanics
  13. Civil Engineering Materials
  14. Geodesy and Surveying Engineering
  15. Geological Resources and Geological Engineering
  16. Agricultural Engineering
  17. Marine Science
  18. Business Administration
  19. Sociology
  20. Resettlement Science and Management
  21. Hydraulic Machinery
  22. Information and Communication Engineering.
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