Hohai-WMO Scholarship


1. Programme Background

Hohai University (hereinafter referred to as HHU) and World Meteorological Organization (hereinafter referred to as WMO) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the establishment of cooperation on education and training in the field of Hydrology at HHU.


2. General Information

HHU-WMO Fellowships Education Programme provides up to 10 scholarship seats per year to Hydrology experts from WMO Member countries, with preference given to nominations from Least Developed and Developing Countries (LDDCs).

The following age criteria: MSc candidates must be less than 35 years old on 1 September of the year they commence studies.


3. Scholarship Coverage

a. HHU provides tuition, accommodation, and monthly stipend.

b. WMO provides health insurance and airfare.


4. Available Programme

Postgraduate programme (Duration: 2-3 years): Master of Hydrology taught in English.


5. Application Procedures

a. The applicant shall send the application documents to Hohai University, and the outstanding ones will be offered a Pre-admission Letter.

b. The applicant shall submit all the application documents, the Pre-admission letter and WMO FNF to WMO according to the notice by WMO: http://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/dra/etrp/GuidelinestoFellowshipApplications.php.

c. WMO will send the list of eligible candidates to HHU as a confirmation of enrollment.


For more information as application documents and others, please visit http://ie.hhu.edu.cn/ for the annual admission notice.


WMO group insurance manual from Cigna --Cigna Fellowship Insurance FAQ English.pdf