Generation UK: China Network Event

Are interested in studying in China? Would you like to apply to for a China Scholarship Council (CSC) scholarship to support your study in China?

To celebrate the “Golden Era” of UK-China relations and to promote Study in China with CSC Scholarships, students are invited to the inaugural event for the Generation UK: China network, co-organized by the British Council and The Chinese Embassy in the UK

Date: Friday 26 February 2016
Time: 16:00 – 19:00
Venue: BMA House, The Great Hall
Address: Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, Ministry of Education, P.R.China

16:00 – 16:30 Arrival & Registration
16:30 – 17:00 Opening Remarks & Key Note Speeches
17:00 – 18:00 Panel Discussion on “Understanding the Golden Era”
18:00 – 19:00 Networking Reception

Students who have ever studied in China with a CSC scholarship at King’s, and those who are interested in applying for a CSC scholarship to go and study in China in the future, are welcome to attend this upcoming event.

Please confirm your attendance by Monday 1 February 2016 using the RSVP link here.

For any queries, please contact Stephanie Jackson at


Commonwealth Scholarships – New Zealand

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara has invited the CSC to nominate eight candidates for Commonwealth Scholarships for PhD study in New Zealand starting in early 2015. The following universities in New Zealand are offering to fund one Commonwealth Scholarship each at varying values:

Terms and conditions for levels of funding offered by each university. More information on eligible subjects and supervisors is available on the individual university websites.

Applicants should:

  • Be citizens of the United Kingdom (applicants with dual New Zealand/British nationality are ineligible)
  • Have at least an Upper Second Class Honours undergraduate degree (by the time of taking up an award)
  • Have thoroughly researched the research programmes and capabilities of their universities of preference in New Zealand and be able to demonstrate that they have made contact with and can show some degree of support from a potential doctoral supervisor. An indication that an applicant has received an offer of a place at their preferred New Zealand university would assist the assessment process but is not mandatory

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