Fully-funded International PhD Electrical and Electronic Engineering Scholarship in Low Dimensional Materials for Intelligent Sensors in China 2023

Written by catherine.caoile on May 24, 2022

4 min read

Be the first to know about a new Scholarship!

Don't miss any Scholarship deadline, sign up for our FREE Scholarships email notifications.


Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Engineering, Science
  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Monthly subsistence allowance, Insurance, Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    199 Taikang East Road Ningbo, 315100, China

    T. +86 (0)574 8818 0000

    F. +86 (0)574 8818 9372

The University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China offers the Ph.D. Electrical and Electronic Engineering Scholarship in Low Dimensional Materials for Intelligent Sensors for the academic year of 2022-2023, the scholarship aims to motivate the students to pursue their Ph.D. degree in China and to support them throughout their educational journey to higher degrees.

Scholarships for international students are the gateway to exploring, learning, and furthering their education abroad without worrying about finances. The University of Nottingham in Ningbo, China wants to extend its support by bringing and offering more scholarships to the international students who deserve to achieve their education and can demonstrate their academic excellence.

Ph.D. Program Structure at the University of Nottingham in China 

The doctoral program at UNNC consists of 3 years of research and 1 year of pending dissertation for full-time Ph.D. students. Full-time Ph.D. students are expected to submit their dissertation within a maximum of four years from initial registration.
Upon successful completion of the doctorate, students receive a doctorate degree from the University of Nottingham. The certificate of completion gives no indication of where the course was completed. The University of Nottingham Ph.D. is accredited by the Chinese Ministry of Education and the UK Quality Assurance Agency.
Scholarship Provider: the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China 
About the Provider

The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) is the first foreign-Chinese university to open in China. Founded in 2004 with the full approval of the Chinese Ministry of Education, they are managed by the University of Nottingham in partnership with the Zhejiang Wanli Education Group, a major player in China’s education sector.

The University of Nottingham Ningbo, China offers bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. degrees in fields such as satellite technology, education, law, and environment.

Choosing to study at UNNC has a cutting-edge teaching and assessment approach that allows students to think independently and brings out their creativity. UNNC also offers a dynamic student experience through excellent accommodation, sports facilities, and dining options.

UNNC is a fast-growing center of excellence for research, innovation, and knowledge sharing. Guided by our collaboration with the Ningbo government and industry partners, they provide solutions to local challenges through world-class research and innovation.

Their research spans all faculties and disciplines and has several centers and institutes dedicated to providing world-leading research relating to China’s interests and needs.

The University wants to support young researchers. funding and supporting more than 500 Ph.D. students who play an important role in the research community. As an international university, the University of Nottingham Ningbo China promotes internationalization through a globally-oriented educational program and international exchange opportunities, supported by global partner institutions. Students are encouraged to broaden their international vision and develop their knowledge and skills through the university’s international campus various exchange opportunities, and academic programs.

In terms of research, the University of Nottingham Ningbo, China, thanks to its unique strengths, integrates high-quality research resources at home and abroad, actively conducts cross-border research cooperation and academic exchanges based on local development needs, and seeks encouragement for the transfer of scientific achievements and technologies.

Scholarship Summary 

  • Academic Year: 2022-2023
  • Applicant’s Nationality: International
  • Degree Level: Ph.D. Degree
  • Field: Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Faculty: Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Number of Awards: One
  • Duration: 36 months
  • Scholarship Country: China
  • Scholarship Awards: tuition fee, Monthly Stipend, and Insurance
  • Renewable: Yes
  • Offered Annually: Yes

Scholarship Eligibility 

  • Applicants must hold a Master’s degree with a minimum grade point average of 65% and an achievement grade or higher from a UK university. Applicants must also have a bachelor’s degree in the upper second grade or above. Applicants from institutions that use different evaluation systems must have equal performance.
  • The Faculty of Science and Engineering will also consider applicants with a first-class honors bachelor’s degree from a UK university or its equivalent from another reputable institution.
  • Applicants must also have the required level of English for the relevant subjects.
  • Research proposal quality and potential and attitude.
  • Must have good academic merits.
  • When filling out the application form, the applicants must provide their grades/final results in the form of your previous college where they studied, for example, 4.0/5.0, 7.5/10, 10/12, etc. (no need to convert it to the UK equivalent).
  • Applicants with other international qualifications must meet the equivalent of the UK minimum entry requirements.

Application Process 

Interested students must be admitted at the online application portal provided by the university. There will be no separate application needed for the scholarship program.

Required Documents 

As part of the admission and application process, candidates are required to submit the following documents to support their application to the university.

  • Photo/Identity card or Passport copy
  • Personal Statements
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Scanned copies of graduation certificates and diplomas for completion of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
  • Chinese applicants who earned their degrees overseas or in Taiwan, Hong Kong, or Macau must also submit a certificate from the China Service Center for students Exchange.
  • Applicants must submit their transcript of records with grades for all undergraduate and postgraduate modules/study programs as well as their certified translation into English. It should include the final grade, or GPA, which the school typically uses to assess a candidate’s academic achievement.
  • When you complete the application form, you must designate two reviewers who can provide academic recommendations in English to support the application.

Scholarship Benefits 

The University of Nottingham in Ningbo, China will be providing the following:

  • Tuition fee
  • Medical Insurance
  • Monthly Stipend

All awards will be covered for up to 36 months. The beneficiary of the awards must provide satisfactory progress to maintain the scholarship and failure to meet the ongoing eligibility will terminate the scholarship awards.

The recipient must agree to the terms and conditions applied to the scholarship.

Scholarship Deadline 

The deadline to complete and submit the application requirements is until June 10, 2022. Late and incomplete applications will be automatically rejected.

Most Popular Active Scholarships

Load More Popular Active Scholarships

Be the first to know about a new Scholarship!

Don't miss any Scholarship deadline, sign up for our FREE Scholarships email notifications.