PhD Placements in China - applications now open

Under the Newton Fund, the British Council is offering UK PhD students the opportunity to undertake PhD Placements in China

UK PhD students and their supervisors can spend a period of study of three to 12 months (for PhD students) and up to three months (for supervisors) at higher education institutions in China. The focus is on research areas that reflect the common interests and demands of both countries, including: health and life sciences, food and water security, environmental technologies, energy, urbanisation, education and creative economy for economic development and social welfare.

Please find further information and application guidance here:


The deadline is 12:00 pm GMT on 20 September 2016.

Publication date: 12 May 2016