People’s Republic of China offers 38 post-graduate scholarships to Antiguans and Barbudans

Prime Minister Gaston Browne with Chinese President Xi Jinping in China in August 2014.

The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in conjunction with the Prime Minister’s Scholarship Committee has announced the offering of 38 fully funded Post Graduate scholarships to commence studies in China in 2022.

The scholarships which include airfare to and from the People’s Republic of China, free accommodation, free insurance, free tuition, along with US$5500 yearly stipend, allow students to enroll in a wide range of subject areas at a Masters level include International Business, Public Policy, Educational Management, Tourism and Hotel Management, Environmental Engineering, Project Management, Social Work, Fishery Science, Meteorology and Urban and Rural Planning.

The programmes being taught in English will run for periods of one to two years.  Other areas of study include Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Professional Accounting, International Communication and Theoretical Economics.

Currently there are over 80 Antiguan and Barbudan students pursuing undergraduate degree studies in the People’s Republic of China with a further 25 expected to commence studies in 2022.

Applications are to be completed online and should be completed by October 20, 2021.  Additional Information can be acquired from the Scholarship Division in the Office of the Prime Minister via telephone number 562-3860 or via email at [email protected].


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  1. Thank you, new colonial masters! We worship at your feet and offer you our lands, great ones. Tax free building zones, and property shall be yours. Soon we will all be Buddhist and speak Mandarin. All hail, China!


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