Twenty China Scholarship Council PhD Students for the GSMS

Twenty China Scholarship Council PhD Students for the GSMS

The results of the 2018 round of the China Scholarship Council application were recently received by the Graduate School of Medical Sciences. We proudly announce that a total of 20 Chinese PhD students have been awarded a 48-month grant.

These new PhD students will perform their research in the following UMCG departments focusing on a broad spread of topics:


  • Medical Imaging
  • Department of Surgery
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Pathology and Medical Biology
  • Institute for Medical Education
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pediatrics/Laboratory Medicine
  • Cell Biology
  • Epidemiology  
  • Psychiatry
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Anesthesia
  • Cardiology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine


The candidates will start their PhD projects in the Fall of 2018.

In November, GSMS representatives will attend the annual PhD Workshop in Beijing (17, 18 November) and Shanghai (20 November). Read more about CSC applications here.