Application

1. Entry Requirements for Chinese-Taught Programs

Type of Students

Application Requirements

Chinese Language Students

Graduated from junior middle school, 18 to 65 years old with a good health condition.

Undergraduates

Equal to high school qualification in China. Applicants must be below the age of 55. A good health condition. 4-year study

Graduates

Equal to Undergraduate qualification in China. Applicants must be below   the age of 55. A good health condition. 2-3 years' study.

Doctoral Degree Students

Equal to Master graduate in China. Applicants must be below the age of 55, study for 3 years. A good health condition. 3 years’ study.

Note:  Application to the Chinese Major at College of International Cultures is exempt from HSK requirement. For other degree program, applicants should achieve New HSK Level 5 or above.

Application Procedures

Visit website:http://istudy.scnu.edu.cn and create personal account.

Fill in personal information and upload required materials. (See Notice 1)

(The time for verify is about 7-14 days)

The applicants will receive a digital admission notice if the materials is verified.

SCNU will apply for Visa Application Form for Foreign Students and will send this form with the admission notice. About 45 days.

(Delivery time is about 7 days)

Applicants go to the local Chinese embassy with the Form and the admission notice to apply for visa.

Enroll in SCNU in the specific time mentioned in the admission notice.

Notice 1:

Type of Students

Materials needed to be submitted

Language Students

one photocopy of passport, recent personal photo.

Undergraduate

one photocopy of passport,

High School Graduation Certificate and the transcript (in Chinese or English), Copy of HSK Test Report and Transcript in previous study in China (if available), recent personal photo.

Postgraduate

one photocopy of passport, Diploma of College and full transcript (in Chinese or English), two recommendation letters from   professor or associate professor, Copy of HSK Test Report, a study plan for postgraduate, recent personal photo.

Ph.D

one photocopy of passport, Diploma of master degree and full transcript (in Chinese or in English), two recommendation   letters from professor or associate professor, Copy of HSK Test Report, a study plan, recent personal photo.

Notice 2:

1. All kinds of certificate and transcripts needed to be verified and issued by certain organizations.

2. Original copies are required during enrollment. Enrollment will be refused without complete documents or forgery.

3. All documents needed to be translated into Chinese or English.

4. Undergraduate program of Chinese Language and Literature accept transfer students. Students with HSK Level 4 certificate or have one year's study in China can apply for sophomore year study. Students with HSK Level 5 certificate or have two years' study in China can apply for junior year study.

2. Entry Requirement for English-Taught Bachelor Programs 

High school Diploma or above, 18 to 55 years old, healthy foreigners. TOEFL 70 (internet based) /190 (computer based)/520 (paper based) or IELTS 5.5 above for students from non-English-speaking countries (or pass the English language test organized by the College).

Application Deadline and Enrollment

Application Deadline: July 30

Enrollment: In September

Application Procedure

Step One: Applicants can log on to the website at http://istudy.scnu.edu.cn, set up an individual account, complete and submit Application Form for Foreign Students to SCNU online while uploading the following documents:

(1)Diploma of final education or Graduating Certificate (graduating applicants)(original or notarized version, in notarized Chinese or English Translation)

(2)Transcripts of final education (original or notarized version, in notarized Chinese or English translation)

(3)TOEFL or IELTS Certificate

(4)Photocopy of valid Ordinary passport photo page

(5)Photo

Step Two: Pay registration fee after preliminary examination

Step Three: Result Release (admitted or not)

Remark:

★ Original copies should be provided to review when registering, admission will be cancelled if forgery found.

★ Additional application documents may be required when necessary.

★ Applicants may send additional documents which can prove their capacity along with the required documents, for example, awarding certificate, admission notice of other university, etc. 

★ Application documents will not be returned.

Fee information

I. Tuition

1. Undergraduate courses

Course types

fees

Liberal Arts & Social Science (except for Fine Arts & Music)

17000 yuan/year

Science & Engineering

18000 yuan/year

Music & Fine Arts

22000 yuan/year

2. Undergraduate courses taught in English 26000 yuan/year

3. Graduate courses

 Course type

Master's Courses

Doctoral Courses

Liberal Arts & Social Science

19000 yuan/year (except for Fine Arts, Music and MBA)

25000 yuan/year

Science & Engineering

20000 yuan/year

25000 yuan/year

Fine Arts & Music

23000 yuan/year


MBA

35000 yuan/year

















4. Chinese Language Training courses and Chinese Language undergraduate courses

Please refer to the website: http://cicgz.scnu.edu.cn

II. Insurance fee

600 yuan per year

300 yuan per half year

III. Accommodation (meals are excluded)

Housing on campus

Room

Type

Facilities

Price

Other Facilities

Two-bed room

Air conditioner,

hot water, desk,

bathroom,chair, TV, wifi

about 1050 yuan/person/month

public washing-machine

One-bed room

about 2000 yuan/person/month

public washing-machine

and kitchen

* Wifi access charges RMB 30 yuan per month.

* Rooms are limited. Please make reservation when applying. Those who need to live off the campus should fill in a form when registering.

* Fees are subject to change each year.

Housing off campus

The rent varies in different districts.

Shipai campus:

Average rent is about 2000 yuan per month for one room in an apartment with shared living room and bathroom, 3000-4000 yuan per month.

Campus at Higher Education Mega Center

Average rent is about 1500-2000 yuan per month for one room in an apartment with shared living room and bathroom, 2000-3000 yuan per month.

Nanhai campus

Average rent is about 700-1000 yuan per month.

IV. Book fees

About 400 Yuan per year

V. Living Cost

about 2000 to 2500 yuan per month

VI. Visa fees

about 800 Yuan per year

Special notice

1. All fees are calculated in RMB yuan. Fees are subject to change each year.

2. Dormitory can be booked in advance. First order, first served.

3. Foreign students are allow to live off campus. But according to relevant rules, students are required to register in the local police station within the first 24 hours when they move in.

4. After one month of the semester, tuition fees will not be returned if it's not the school's responsibilities.

5. Students can live in International Students Housing only for a semester.