•Evolution, Ecosystems, Microbiology, Modelling
•Integrative and Cellular Molecular Biology
•Neurosciences and Cognition
FORMAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES形式和物理科学
•Chemistry, Processes and Environments
•Electronics, Electrotechnology and Automatics
•Computing and Mathematics
•Mechanical Engineering, Energetics, Civil Engineering and Acoustics
•Physics and Astrophysics
•Sciences, Engineering, Health
HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES人文与社会科学
•History, Geography, Town Planning, Urbanism, Archaeology, Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology
•Literature, Languages, Linguistics, Art
•Philosophy: History, Representation, Creation
•Sciences of Education, Psychology, Information and Communications
•Economics and Managerial Sciences
•Be a citizen or permanent resident of China;
•Hold (or be a future holder of) a Master’s degree or equivalent that demonstrates your aptitude for research;
•Be in the 2nd year of a Master’s degree or 1st year of a PhD for a basic grant;
•Be in the 2nd year of a PhD for Cotutelle grants;
•Have a very good level of French or English, depending on your scientific field (a minimum level of B2/C1 is recommended).
•From universities in Shanghai (ECNU, Tongji, Fudan, Jiao Tong Shanghai, New York Univeristy Shanghai) partners of the Université de Lyon,
•As part of an existing program between an establishment in Lyon or Saint-Étienne and a Chinese institution
•For joint doctorates.
Some member institutions of the Université de Lyon (ENS de Lyon, INSA Lyon & Centrale Lyon) have similar agreements with the CSC. Be careful not to apply through both ways as this could have consequences for other applications.
*注意：申请学生需先获得里昂大学的Offer，随后于2022年3月10日-3月30日将所需材料上传至CSC官网。现阶段为Student applications to thesis directors and doctoral schools: between December 2021 & February 2022，建议学生根据项目推进时间及时申请。
•2021年12月至2022年2月：Student applications to thesis directors and doctoral schools: between December 2021 & February 2022
•2022年3月10日前：A shortlist will be issued by the thesis directors and doctoral schools beforeMarch 10, 2022
The thesis director, via his laboratory, sends his institution's Defense Security Officer (FSD) the complete file of the candidate selected for authorization of the doctoral student's access to the laboratory (approximately 2 months)
•2022年3月10日至2022年3月30日：Shortlisted candidates should submit their CSC scholarship applications directly via the CSC website between March 10 and March 30, 2022
•2022年3月7日前：Communicate the names of the successful candidates to the UdL no later than March 7, 2022
•2022年4月1日：The Université de Lyon sends the exhaustive and final list of candidates selected by the doctoral schools to the CSC on April 01, 2022.
•2022年6月、7月：The CSC communicates the results of the selection to the University of Lyon, which in turn transmits them to the Doctoral Schools: June & July 2022.
•2022年9月1日：The selected doctoral students will arrive in France on September 1, 2022.
If a subject or theme corresponds to your project: send your application to the thesis director (detailed CV and cover letter in the requested language).
If you have a thesis subject to propose: send your application (detailed CV and cover letter in the requested language) along with the thesis subject to the director of the corresponding doctoral school.
Your application will be reviewed by a research team. You may be asked to submit more information or to have an interview on line.
The research teams select the candidates. The director of the lab and the director of the doctoral school validate the selection.
You will receive a letter of acceptance of your application signed by the director of the host laboratory, the thesis director and the director of the doctoral school. You will attach this letter to your CSC application.
You submit your application file directly on the application portal hosted on the CSC website from March 10 to 30, 2022.
You are notified of the result of the CSC scholarship by the doctoral school, subject to the access authorization (FSD) to your host research laboratory.