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XTU Can Accept Overseas Students Granted with CGS


Recently, Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges, Ministry of Education officially approved XTU as an “Institution Open to Overseas Students Granted with Chinese Government Scholarship”. Resulting from the long-term efforts of XTU, it is not only a major and joyous event in education for international students, but also recognition and affirmation to the work of education for international students and international exchange and cooperation in XTU by Ministry of Education.


Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS) is established by the MOE in accordance with educational exchange agreements or MOUs reached by the Chinese government and governments of other countries or international organizations, to both full and partial scholarships for international students and scholars. It covers scholarship for undergraduates, master degree students, doctoral degree students, Chinese language students, visiting scholars and senior visiting scholars. At present, more than 140 colleges and universities in China are entitled to accept overseas students granted with CGS. XTU becomes the third eligible university in Hunan province following Central South University and Hunan University.


With the full start of accepting overseas students granted with CGS, XTU has achieved breakthroughs in cultivating overseas students in terms of the level, nationality and scale. This will greatly stimulate the enthusiasm for international development, expand international exchange and cooperation and further promote internationalization course of personnel training in XTU.