There are two kinds of scholarships in PKU for foreign students.
1. Peking University Academic Excellence Scholarships
Basic Requirements for Candidates:
Third year undergraduates, masters, and doctoral exchange students
1). Candidates must be regular students; they must not be on leave of absence or suspended from the school.
2). Obey all Chinese laws and university rules, register on-time, study hard, and have superior grades.
3). Undergraduates: Starting in their second school year, undergraduates must have passed all required classes with an average GPA of at least 3.0. Undergraduates must have passed all controlled elective classes.
4).Graduate students: Superior grades, great research ability, creative thought are all requisite. Doctoral students who apply for scholarships must have published their thesis and this must have taken place at Peking University and also published in an official publication for your department at Peking University.
Values of Scholarships:
1) Doctorate Academic Excellence Scholarship:
1st Prize: 10,000 RMB 5 students
2nd Prize: 5,000 RMB 10 students
2) Masters Academic Excellence Scholarship:
4,000 RMB 15 students
3) Undergraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship:
3,000 RMB 30 students
2. Chinese Government Scholarships
1). Applicants must be of non-Chinese nationality and in good health.
2). The educational background and age limit:
a. Applicants for undergraduate studies must have completed senior high school with good grade and be under the age of 25.
b. Applicants for master degree studies must have bachelor's degree and be under the age of 35.
c. Applicants for Doctoral degree studies must have master's degree and be under the age of 40.
d. Chinese language students must have finished senior high school and be under the age of 35.
e. General scholars must have completed at least two years of undergraduate studies and be under the age of 45.
f. Senior scholars must have master or higher degree or hold academic titles of associate professor or higher and be under the age of 50.