China Key Partnership Cotutelle Stipend Scheme

China Key Partnership Cotutelle Stipend Scheme

Programs Available


Reference Number

KPS - 20202720 

Opening Date

01 Sep 2019 12am AEST 

Closing Date

31 Dec 2020 12am AEDT 

Scholarship available to



The Macquarie University/China Key Partnership Scholarships (KPS) have been established to encourage and develop academic excellence across all disciplines. The PhD scholarships are open to citizens of China who are studying at Macquarie University for 2 years during their Cotutelle PhD agreement with one of the following Chinese universities:

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

East China Normal University

Fudan University

Jilin University

Sichuan University

Wuhan University

The China Key Partnership scholarship covers stipend rates for candidates whilst on campus at Macquarie University (a maximum of 2 years, as per Cotutelle agreement).

NB. Candidates must meet Macquarie University's academic and English requirements to be eligible for the scholarship.


2 year Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) for duration of study at Macquarie University. At the time of the Cotutelle agreement being finalised, candidates must have a minimum of 3 years remaining on their candidature at the partner institution.

Scholarship Components

The scholarship will cover a living allowance stipend of $28,092 p.a. (2020 rate, tax free and indexed annually).

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