Lingnan University is offering government-funded scholarships to outstanding international students who wish to pursue full-time undergraduate studies at the university in the 2023-2024 academic year.

The scholarships cover tuition, hostel, and partial academic and living expenses. They are renewable on an annual basis, subject to continued academic excellence.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): UGC-funded (Government-funded)
Host Institution(s): Lingnan University, Hong Kong
Scholarship Worth: Full Scholarship (covering tuition, hostel & living expenses)
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Undergraduates
Nationality: International Students


DETAILS | Lingnan University Non-local Student Scholarships:

Lingnan University provides a range of scholarships aimed at assisting exceptional non-local students who wish to pursue full-time undergraduate studies supported by the UGC (Government) funding at the University. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to receive one of the following scholarships:

  1. Full Scholarship: This scholarship covers tuition fees, hostel expenses, as well as partial support for academic and living costs.
  2. Half Scholarship: Candidates awarded this scholarship will receive financial support that covers half of the expenses for tuition fees and living costs.
  3. Full-tuition Scholarship: This scholarship covers the full amount of tuition fees for the undergraduate program.
  4. Half-tuition Scholarship: Recipients of this scholarship will be granted financial support covering half of the tuition fees for the undergraduate program.

The availability of scholarships is limited, and Early Round applicants who are selected will be notified starting from January. Therefore, it is highly recommended that applicants submit their applications as early as possible.

Please note that scholarships are not available for applicants who are pursuing self-financed undergraduate programs.

Eligibility Criteria:

In order to qualify for the Non-local Student Scholarships offered by Lingnan University, applicants must satisfy the following criteria:

  1. International Student Status: Applicants must be classified as international students.
  2. Undergraduate Studies: The scholarships are available exclusively for those applying to undergraduate programs.
  3. Full-time Program: Applicants must be prepared to enroll in a full-time academic program.
  4. English Language Proficiency: Proof of proficiency in the English language is required.
  5. Strong Academic Standing and Community Involvement: Applicants should demonstrate a commendable academic record and a positive track record of engagement in community service.

Application Procedures:

To apply for admission to UGC-funded (Government-funded) undergraduate programs at Lingnan University, please follow the steps below:

  1. Online Application: Create a single application account and submit your application through the Online Admission System. Ensure that you select “Self-financed Programs” in the “Application Type” section.
  2. Multiple Program Choices: There is no limit on the number of program choices you can apply for in the admission to self-financed undergraduate programs. You have the option to apply for both UGC-funded and self-financed programs simultaneously within the same application account.
  3. Program Information: For detailed information on individual programs and their respective admission procedures, please visit the official website of the desired program. You can find the list of undergraduate programs on the Undergraduate Programs page.
  4. Application Deadline: The deadline for submitting your application is July 28, 2023.

For further details and more comprehensive information, kindly visit the official website of Lingnan University.

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