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1.Introduction

The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) is a national research organization for scie

transfer and education in agriculture. It is always striving to provide solutions to a broad range o

agriculturaldevelopmentthroughinnovativeresearchandtechnologytransfer.Fordetailedinformationa
CAASwebsiteathttp://www.caas.net.cn/en.

TheGraduateSchoolofChineseAcademyofAgriculturalSciences(GSCAAS)isahighereducationins

graduate education (Agency No.82101). As the education arm of CAAS, GSCAAS has been ranke

graduate schools with its overall competitiveness in the disciplines of agriculture. It offers Masters

internationalstudentsthrough34institutesofCAAS.Thedurationofstudyusuallylastsfor3yearsfor

programs.Certificatesofgraduationanddegreeswillbeawardedtothosewhohavemettherequiremen

conferment.TheinstructionlanguagesaremostlyEnglishorChineseEnglishbilinguallyingraduatetrain
TheMinistryofEducationofPRCauthorizedGSCAAStoenrollinternationalstudentsin2007.Now

students various scholarships including the Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS), the Beijing Gove

andtheGSCAASScholarship(GSCAASS).IthasalsolaunchedtwojointPhDprogramsincollaboratio
Belgium and Wageningen University &Research, the Netherland. Now there are all together 245

countries studyat GSCAAS, of which 88% are pursuing doctoral degrees. GSCAAS is speeding up
developmentandwelcomesalloutstandingstudentsworldwidetopursuehighereducation.

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2.CategoriesofStudy
(1)MastersStudent
(2)DoctoralStudent
(3)VisitingScholar
(4)SeniorVisitingScholar

3.DoctoralandMastersPrograms
Disciplines

PrimaryDisciplines
AtmosphericSciences

Programs
Meteorology
*Physiology
*Microbiology

*Biology
NaturalScience

*BiochemistryandMolecularBiology
*Biophysics
*Bioinformatics
*Agroecology

*Ecology

*ProtectedAgricultureandEcologicalEngineering
*AgriculturalMeteorologyandClimateChange
AgriculturalMechanicalEngineering

AgriculturalEngineering

*AgriculturalWatersoilEngineering
AgriculturalBioenvironmentandEnergy
Engineering

Engineering

EnvironmentalScience
andEngineering

EnvironmentalScience
EnvironmentalEngineering
FoodScience

FoodScienceand
Engineering

Cereals,OilsandVegetableProteinEngineering
ProcessingandStorageofAgriculturalProducts
AgriculturalProductsProcessingEquipment
*CropCultivationandFarmingSystem
*CropGeneticsandBreeding
*CropGermplasmResources

*CropScience

*AgroproductQualityandFoodSafety

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*MedicinalPlantResources
*AgroproductsProcessingandUtilization
*AgriculturalMechanicalEngineering
*Pomology
*VegetableScience
*HorticultureScience
*TeaScience
*OrnamentalHorticulture
*SoilScience
*PlantNutrition
*AgriculturalResource
andEnvironmentScience

*AgriculturalWaterResourceanditsEnvironment
*AgriculturalRemoteSensing
*AgriculturalEnvironmentalScience
*PlantPathology
*AgriculturalEntomologyandPestControl

Agriculture

*PesticideScience
*PlantProtection

*WeedScience
*InvasionBiology
*GMOSafety
*BiologicalControl
*AnimalGenetics,BreedingandReproduction
*AnimalNutritionandFeedScience

*AnimalScience

*SpecialAnimalsRearingincludingSilkworms,
Honeybees,etc.
*EnvironmentalScience&Engineeringof
LivestockandPoultry
*BasicVeterinaryScience
*PreventiveVeterinaryScience

*VeterinaryMedicine

*ClinicalVeterinaryScience
*ChineseTraditionalVeterinaryScience
*VeterinaryPharmaceutics

ScienceofForest

WildlifeConservationandUtilization

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*UtilizationandConservationofGrassland
Resources
*GrasslandScience

*ForageGenetics,BreedingandSeedScience
*ForageProductionandUtilization

ManagementScienceand
Engineering

*AgriculturalEconomics&Management
*AgriculturalResourcesandEnvironmental
Economics

Management
Science

*Economicsand
Managementof
AgricultureandForestry

*InternationalAgriculturalTrade
*AgrotechnicalEconomics
*AgriculturalInformationManagement
*IndustrialEconomics
*AgriculturalInformationAnalytics

LIS&Archives
Management

InformationScience

*InformationTechnologyandDigitalAgriculture
*RegionalDevelopment
Note1.Intotal53Doctoraldegreeprogramsand65Mastersdegreeprograms
2.Programsmarked*areDoctoralandMastersdegreeprogramswhileprogramsnot
marked*areonlyMastersdegreeprograms.

4.FeesandScholarships

4.1ApplicationFee,Tuition,andCosts:
(1)ApplicationFee(chargedafteradmission)
MastersStudent/DoctoralStudent:600Yuan/personVisitingscholar/SeniorVisitingScholar:400Yuan
(2)Tuitionfee:
MastersStudent/VisitingScholar:30,000RMB/person/yearDoctoralStudent/SeniorVisitingScholar:
Theyearlytuitionmustbepaidatthebeginningofeachacademicyear.
(3)Insurancefee:RMB800/year
(4)Accommodationfee(onebedinatwinroom):1500RMB/monthforonestudent
Note:StudentswithScholarshipsshouldfollowthetermsspecifiedintheScholarshipGuideline.

4.2Scholarships
(1)TheChineseGovernmentScholarship(CGS)

ApplicantswhoapplyfortheChineseGovernmentScholarshipsarerequiredtoapplytoGSCAASord

Embassyorqualifiedagencyintheircountry.Pleaserefertothewebsiteofwww.csc.edu.cnformoredeta

(a).Afeewaiverofregistration,tuition,laboratoryexperiments,internship,andbasictextbooks.Costof

beyondtheprogramcurriculumisatstudentsownexpense.Costofbooksorlearningmaterialsotherth
isatstudentsownexpense.
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(b).Freeoncampusdormitoryaccommodation.
(c).Livingallowance(permonth):
Mastersstudents&generalscholars:3,000RMB
Doctoralstudents&seniorscholars:3,500RMB.

(d).FeeforComprehensiveMedicalInsuranceandProtectionSchemeforInternationalStudentsinChina
(2)TheGraduateSchoolofCAASScholarship(GSCAASS).

GSCAASS is established by GSCAAS to sponsor international students and scholars with outstanding
pursuehighereducationinCAAS.ThosewhohavereceivedscholarshipsfromChinesegovernmentor
eligibleforthescholarship.

(a).Afeewaiverofregistration,tuition,laboratoryexperiments,internship,andbasictextbooks.Costof

beyondtheprogramcurriculumisatstudentsownexpense.Costofbooksorlearningmaterialsotherth
isatstudentsownexpense.
(b).Freeoncampusdormitoryaccommodation(supportedbyhostsupervisor).
(c).ResearchAssistantship(permonth,supportedbyhostsupervisor):
Mastersstudents&generalscholars:3,000RMB
Doctoralstudents&seniorscholars:3,500RMB.
(d).FeeforComprehensiveMedicalInsuranceprovidedbyGSCAAS.
(3)TheBeijingGovernmentScholarship(BGS).

BGSisestablishedbyBeijingGovernmenttosponsorinternationalstudentsandscholarswithoutstandin

pursuehigherdegreeinBeijing.ThewinnersofBGSareexemptfromtuitionforthespecificacademic

willprovideresearchassistantfellowshipandaccommodationfeeofoncampusdormitoryfortheintern
havereceivedCGSandGSCAASSarenoteligibleforBGS.
(4)OtherScholarships

GSCAAS welcomes international students/scholars supported by international organization, forei


institutions,universitiesandorganizations,topursuehigherdegreeinGSCAAS.

5.ApplicationGuidance
5.1QualificationsofApplicants
(1)NonChinesecitizens
(2)healthyandwillingtoabidebytheChineselawsanddecrees
(3)Educationandagerequirementsasfollows:
(a).Mastersprograms:holdingaBachelorsdegreeandundertheageof35
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(b).Doctoralprograms:holdingaMastersdegreeandundertheageof40
(c).VisitingScholar:havingatleasttwoyearsofundergraduatestudiesandundertheageof35

(d).SeniorVisitingScholar:holdingMastersorhigherdegreeoracademictitlesofassociateprofess
ageof40.
(4)Englishand/orChineseproficiencyisrequired.
5.2ApplicationDocuments

Pleasesubmitthefollowingmaterialsinonepackagebothinsoftcopyandhardcopy,incompleteorunq
notbeprocessed.
(1)ApplicationFormforStudyinCAAS(Downloadtheattachment)
(2)Photocopyofpassport(atleast2yearsvalidity)personalinformationpage
(3)Highestdiploma(notarizedphotocopy)
(4)Academictranscriptsofthemostadvancedstudies(notarizedphotocopy)
(5)TworeferencelettersfromtwoProfessorsorexpertswithequaltitlesinrelatedfields

(6)CVandresearchproposal(nolessthan400wordsforvisitingscholars,nolessthan500wordsforp

(7)Photocopiesofdegreethesisabstract(FullpaperneededifitiswritteninEnglish)andrepresentativea
(8)Verificationofcurrentemployerorworkingunit(NOCletter)

(9)ForeignerPhysicalExaminationForm(Pleasetakehealthexaminationinthehospitalsdesignatedbyt
(10)Acceptanceletter.ApplicantswithacceptanceletterfromCAASprofessorsarepreferred.
Note:Allapplicationdocumentsarenonrefundableregardlessoftheapplicantsadmissionstatus.

5.3.ApplicationDeadline

(1)ApplicantswhoapplyfortheGraduateSchoolofCAASScholarship(GSCAASS)arerequiredtosu

byDecember31th,2016forenrolmentofspringsemesterandbyApril30th,2017forenrolmentofautum

(2)ApplicantswhoapplyfortheChineseGovernmentScholarship(CGS)andBeijingGovernmentSch
tosubmitapplicationdocumentsbyApril30th,2017forenrolmentofautumnsemester.

6.ApprovalandNotification

GSCAASwillreviewalltheapplicationmaterialsandsendtheAdmissionNoticeandVisaApplicatio
(FormJW201/JW202)tothequalifiedapplicantsbyJanuary15th,2017forSpringSemesterEnrolment
AutumnSemesterEnrolment.

7.VisaApplication

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InternationalstudentsshouldapplyforXorFvisatostudyinChinaattheChineseembassyorconsul

documentsandonesetofphotocopiesoftheAdmissionNotice,VisaApplicationFormforStudyInC

andForeignerPhysicalExaminationForm(originalcopyandphotocopy)andvalidregular passport. I

withoutthesignatureoftheattendingphysician,officialstampofthehospitalorasealedphotographo

The medical examination results are valid only for six months. All applicants are kindly requeste
considerationwhilearrangingthetimetotakethemedicalexamination.

8.Registration

InternationalstudentsmustregisterwithGSCAASatthetimespecifiedintheAdmissionNoticealong

documentsforVisa.Thosewhoareunabletoregisterontimemustrequestwrittenpermissionfromthe
inadvance.TheregistrationtimeisMarch1st15th,2017forthespringsemester,andSeptember1
semester.

9.DurationofStudyandDegreeConferral

ThedurationofstudyforbothMasterandDoctoraldegreesisthreeyears.Thedoctoralstudentscanre

Certificates of graduation and degrees will be awarded to those who have met the requirements
conferment.

Thedurationofvisitingstudynormallyislessthantwoyears.Applicantswhocompletethestudyorres
withavisitingstudycertificateofGSCAAS.

10.ContactInformation

Coordinator:Dr.DongYiwei,InternationalEducationOffice,theGraduateSchoolofChineseAcademy
Email:studyincaas@caas.cn(forsoftcopyapplicationmaterials)
Website:http://en.gscaas.net.cn/
MailingAddress(forhardcopyapplicationmaterials):

Dr.DongYiwei,Room325,InternationalEducationOffice,TheGraduateSchoolofChineseAcadem
12#ZhongguancunSouthStreet,HaidianDistrict,Beijing,P.R.China.Postcode:100081.Telephone
1082106609.

Attachments
ForeignerPhysicalExaminationForm
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ApplicationFormforStudyinCAAS
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Address:No.12ZhongguancunSouthSt.,HaidianDistrictBeijingP.R.ChinaTelephone01082109689Zipcode100081E

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