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ZJU-UoE Doctoral Degree Programme Admission 2018

10/24/2017 - 17:00

 

ZJU-UoE Doctoral Degree Programme Admission 2018

(Revised on October, 2017)

Zhejiang University-University of Edinburgh Institute (ZJU-UoE Institute) is a collaboration in the field of Biomedical Sciences between Zhejiang University of China and The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom. The institute is located at the International Campus of Zhejiang University in Haining, Zhejiang, which builds on the existing strengths of both universities, and aims to foster collaborations in teaching and research.

ZJU-UoE Doctoral Degree programme in Integrative Biomedical Sciences brings together the knowledge and expertise of staff from the School of Basic Medical Sciences, Zhejiang University and The University of Edinburgh Medical School. This is a new and exciting collaboration, and the first of its kind for both universities, making this a unique opportunity for students of biomedical sciences. The programme provides English-taught lectures and research projects, which is beneficial to the growth and all-round development of students. Excellent students will have chance to get dual Ph.D degrees of Zhejiang University and the University of Edinburgh[1].

1. Applicants Requirements

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health with no infectious disease or any physical or mental diseases that may affect the normal study, have a master’s degree and be under the age of 45 (Age limit is flexible for healthy applicants with certain work experience and high academic ability).

Language proficiency requirements: There are no Chinese language proficiency requirements for the applicants of English-taught programs, but they (except for English native speakers) must have an internet-based TOEFL test score 90 or IELTS test score 6.5 (or above).


2. Supervisor

Supervisor

Research Interest

E-mail

Personal Page

Prof. Hongwei   Ouyang

1. Articular   cartilage biology;

2. Osteoarthritis   pathology and therapy;

3. Developing   novel bio-scaffolds and finding new seeding cells for articular cartilage   regeneration.

hwoy@zju.edu.cn

http://person.zju.edu.cn/en/ouyanghongwei

Prof. Susan   Welburn

The mechanisms   of innate resistance of vectors to parasite infections and the complex   interactions between host, vector and parasite that result in parasite   differentiation, disease transmission and epidemiology and control.

Sue.Welburn@ed.ac.uk

https://www.ed.ac.uk/pathway-medicine/our-staff/

staff-profiles/profsuewelburn

Prof. Linrong Lu

The molecular   pathways and cellular interactions that mediate and regulate thymocyte   development and T cell-mediated immune responses.

lu_linrong@zju.edu.cn

http://person.zju.edu.cn/en/llr

Prof. Ahmed H.K.   El-Hashash

1. Stem Cell,   Regenerative Medicine, Biomedicine;

2. Stem Cell   Therapy of Diseases & Cell and Developmental Biology.

aelhashash@hotmail.com

http://zje.intl.zju.edu.cn/en/content/2343

Prof. Wei Guo

1.Regulation and   gene therapy of hematopoietic stem cells;

2.Regulation,   drug resistance and targeted inhibition of tumor stem cells and tumor   metastasis.

weiguo.job@gmail.com

http://zje.intl.zju.edu.cn/en/content/869023

3. Application Procedures

I. Applicants are encouraged to contact their prospective supervisors prior to application and are expected to enclose in their application package with the Form for Provisional Acceptance of International Student by ZJU-UoE Professor

Form for Provisional Acceptance of International Student by ZJU Professor.pdf


II. Then applicants shall make on-line application via the Website of the International College of Zhejiang University (http://iczu.zju.edu.cn) and submit all the application materials to Graduate Office of International College by post or in person. For application materials, please view website (http://iczu.zju.edu.cn, update in January 2018).

III. Note: Please email a scanned copy of the application documents to their prospective supervisor in ZJU-UoE as well.

 

4. Scholarship Details

I. Chinese Government Scholarship - Chinese University Program

Coverage of the scholarship:
- Tuition waiver;

- Free accommodation on campus;
- Stipend:  Granted in accordance with the relevant standard;
- Comprehensive Medical Insurance.

Note: For more detailed information, please view web page of “Introduction to Chinese Government Scholarships” at website of CSC (http://www.campuschina.org/scholarshipdetailen.aspx?cid=97&id=2070).



II. Zhejiang University Scholarship for International Postgraduate Students

(1)Scholarship Type A (Full scholarship)

- Tuition waiver

- Free accommodation on campus

- Stipend

- Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit Plan for International Students in China

(2)Scholarship Type B (Partial scholarship)

- Free accommodation on campus

- Stipend

- Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit Plan for International Students in China

Note: For more detailed information, please view web page:

http://iczu.zju.edu.cn/english/redir.php?catalog_id=249

 

III. Zhejiang University Scholarship - Two-High Doctoral Program

Full scholarship, including:

(1)Tuition waiver

(2)Free accommodation on campus

(3)Living allowance: CNY 3,500 per month

(4)Comprehensive Medical Insurance

Note: For more detailed information, please view web page:

http://iczu.zju.edu.cn/english/redir.php?catalog_id=9036


5. Note

The Chinese students holding the master degree could refer to this scheme: http://zje.intl.zju.edu.cn/zh-hans/notice/869020.

 

6. Contact

Add: Zhejiang University-University of Edinburgh Institute Administration Office, No.718 Haizhou Rd., Haining, Zhejiang, China

Contact Person: Ms. SHEN

Tel: +86-571-8757-2818

E-mail: shenlj@zju.edu.cn

 


[1] This dual award will be most likely confirmed by the University of Edinburgh at a later date.