Northwestern Polytechnical University “Outstanding Visiting Student Scholarship” Instruction

Scholarship Coverage




living stipend

2,000 RMB/month for master

3,500 RMB/month for Ph.D

Application Deadline

May 15th,2023

 Application Portal   


Required Documents

Online application

Please choose ‘exchange program’.

Required documents need to upload

1. ID Photo in the format of JEPG or PNG.

2. Clear scanned copy of front page of valid passport .

3. Highest diploma.

4. Academic transcripts.

5. Recommendation letter from professors.

Application Eligibility

1.Applicants should comply with Chinese laws and regulations, respect Chinese customs and habits and abide by the regulations  and disciplines of the NPU.

2.Applicants should be master or doctoral students who are invited to study or do   internship at NPU for at least three months.

3.The applicants should meet one of the following conditions and the decision is made under preferential principle:

1.1The applicant’s university should be the top 200 University of the global rankings. (in the one of the following ranking list)

the Times Higher Education World University Ranking;

the U.S.News & World Report-Global University   Rankings;

the QS World University Rankings;

the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Academic Ranking   of World Universities);

the Shanghai Ranking's Global Ranking.

1.2 The discipline that applicant is studying should   be on the world's top 100 leading discipline list. (in the one of the   following ranking list)

   the Times Higher Education Academic Disciplines   Ranking;

the U.S.News & World Report-Academic Disciplines   Ranking;

the QS World University Rankings by Subject;

the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Global Ranking of   Academic Disciplines;

  the Shanghai   Ranking's Global Ranking of Academic Disciplines.

1.3Applicants should be foreign students who are   recommended by the school's honorary professorship (honorary professor,   consultant professor, lecture professor, special researcher, etc.);

1.4 Applicants are from NPU partner universities   that has signed an agreement with any schools of NPU.

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Scholarship Assessment and Issuance


The school shall establish the Scholarship Assessment Committee for “Study NPU” scholarships (hereinafter referred to as the “Assessment Committee”), and the members shall include the heads of relevant departments such as schools, Dean’s Office, graduate schools and International College, and experts as well as professors of related disciplines. The International College is responsible for the day-to-day management of scholarships.


1. The International college is responsible for receiving and reviewing the materials submitted by the applicant.

2. The jury determines the list of students who will eventually receive the scholarship.

3. The list of students who have obtained the “Outstanding Visit Student Scholarship” was announced in mid-December this year. The publicity time is not less than 7 working days.

4. The “Outstanding Visit Student Scholarship” of Northwestern Polytechnical University is organized and distributed by the Institute of International Education.


All scholarship winners must pass an annual review. The level of scholarship will be adjusted according to their academic performance.

Should there be any change in the above content, the final interpretation from the International College of NPU shall prevail. Please pay attention to the website of the International College in time.





Address: Room 718, Yizi Building, International College, Northwestern Polytechnical University, 127 Youyi Xilu, Beilin District, Xi’an, Shaanxi, China, 710072


Admission: +86-(29) 88494381

Academic: +86-(29) 88492721

International student office: +86-(29) 88495735

Fax: +86(0)29 88491544