Characterized by constant international exchange and cooperation, the School attaches great importance to the cultivation of international student, and is capable of offering master and doctoral degree program in marine science and geophysics. It currently hosts 16 international students from Vietnam, Thailand, Italy, Philippines, Sudan, Pakistan and Nigeria, among them 11 students are in doctoral degree program and 5 in master degree program. With supports from Chinese Government Scholarship and Marine Scholarship of China, all of the current international students are granted full scholarship.
Marine Scholarship of China
In 2012, the State Oceanographic Administration (hereinafter as SOA) and Ministry of Education (MOE) jointly launched the Marine Scholarship of China program for the purpose of providing financial support to outstanding students from coastal countries or regions around South China Sea, the Pacific and the Indian Ocean and African developing countries to pursue a master’s or doctoral degree in oceanography or other related specialties, cultivating advanced professionals of the related fields for developing countries, enhancing international marine cooperation and exchange, and promoting the harmonious ocean development in the region and around the world. The program is funded by SOA and MOE, and is under the management of China Scholarship Council. Ocean University of China, Zhejiang University, Tongji University and Xiamen University are the first four universities to undertake this program. Until 2017, 124 students from 28 countries have been enrolled into this Marine Scholarship of China program. Over the past five years since its implementation, this program has been highly appreciated by related countries and international organizations.
Please download the 附件：Call for Application of 2018 Marine Scholarship of China (English Chinese).pdf here (Year 2018 for your reference)
Conference Funding for International Students
For creating a vigorous academic environment, the School sets up a funding to support participation in high-level international and domestic academic conferences. If approved, the scholarship will cover reasonable transportation, accommodation, registration fee, and allowance which shall abide by financial rules of the University.
Please download the Application Form for Conference Funding 会议资助申请表.docxhere.