Tongji University

Profile

 

Founded in 1907, Tongji is one of the State-funded Project 211 universities, and is the largest and most complete engineering university in the Chinese civil engineering field.

It has ten major disciplines covering sciences, engineering, medicine, literature, arts, law, economics, management, philosophy and pedagogy.

The university makes great efforts in the development of international students’ education. Until 2013, total registered overseas students amounted to 5,123. It has a faculty number of 2,786 and around 46,000 students.

Its library has a collection of 4,190,000 books which cover diverse disciplines. There are other student facilities and dining rooms to meet various student needs.

The school has long-term relations with many countries and also has frequent academic exchanges and activities. The International Student Office is responsible for foreign student affairs.

Tongji University

Requirements

For undergraduate programs

Qualifications: Above 18 years, high school graduate, non-Chinese citizen, and in good health.

Note: Since 2010,those, emigrated to other countries from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao or Taiwan and applying to study in Tongji University as international students, should satisfy the following additional requirements: the applicants must have held a valid passport or other relevant international recognized document for at least 4 years; meanwhile, in the last 4 years (by each April 30th of the year of University registration), applicants must have lived overseas for 2 years (living overseas for 9 months can be converted to 1 year, which is subject to the exit-entry stamp on visa.).

Materials for Application

1. Application Form for International Students of Tongji University with the applicant’s signature.

2. Notarized photocopy of senior high school diploma. If the diploma is not in Chinese or English, the notarized translated copies must be submitted.

3. Certificate of expected graduation issued by senior high school (for applicants who will be graduating from senior high school in July 2013 only). A senior high school diploma is required to be verified and notarized documents (see above 2) must be submitted at the registration. 

4. Original or notarized academic records of senior high school. If the academic records are not in Chinese or English, the notarized translated copies must be submitted.

5. Original certificate of New HSK Band 4 (Total Score: over 180) and its copy for the programs of science and engineering. Original certificate of New HSK Band 5 (Total Score: over 180) and its copy for the program of Liberal Arts.

6. A photocopy of passport (pages with photo).

7. Other auxiliary supporting materials (such as award certificates, foreign entrance examination transcripts, university admission notice, etc.)

Note: 

* The applicants for majors such as Architecture, Urban Planning and Landscape Studies must submit the New HSK band 4 (total score over 200) certificate photocopy and 3 paintings (2 sketches and 1 watercolor).

* The photocopy of the certificate or academic records should be authenticated by local Chinese Consulates or local Chinese Embassy (or foreign embassies or consulates in China).

* In addition to the above application materials, the university may require applicants to provide supplementary materials, depending on the circumstances. Application materials sent by email are unacceptable. The application fee is nonrefundable. Application documents will not be returned.

For postgraduate and PhD programs:

Qualifications

Above 18 years old, non-Chinese citizen in good health.

Applicants for postgraduate programs should have a Bachelor degree.

Applicants for PhD programs should have a Master degree. 

Note: Since 2010,those, emigrated to other countries from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao or Taiwan and applying to study in Tongji University as international students, should satisfy the following additional requirements: the applicants must have held a valid passport or other relevant international recognized documents for at least 4 years; meanwhile, in the last 4 years (by each April 30th of the year of University registration), the applicants must have lived overseas for 2 years (living overseas for 9 months can be converted to 1 year, which is subject to the exit-entry stamp on visa.).

Application Period

postgraduate  programs: 1st April——30th May (for autumn semester only)

PhD programs: 1st April——30th May (for autumn semester)

1st Dec. ——31th Dec. (for spring semester of next year)

 IV. Materials for Application

1. Application Form for International Students of Tongji University with the applicant’s signature.

2. Notarized photocopy of degree certificate. If the certificate is not in Chinese or English, the notarized translated copies must be submitted.

3. Certificate of expected graduation issued by current academic institution (for applicants who will be graduating in the same year only). Degree certificate is required to be verified and notarized documents (see above 2) must be submitted at the registration. 

4. Original or notarized academic transcripts. If the academic transcripts are not in Chinese or English, the notarized translated copies must be submitted.

5. Personal statement. Around 1000 words for Master candidates, around 1500 words for doctoral candidates, in Chinese (Chinese-taught programs) or English (English-taught programs).Study and work experience, academic research achievement, and planned research proposal should be included, and individual development objective after graduation.

6. Recommendation letters from two professors or associate professors, in Chinese or English (signature and contact information are necessary, sealed in envelope).

7. Catalogue and abstract of published papers, and other documents that can prove academic ability.

8. Original certificate of New HSK Band 4 (Total Score: over 180) and its copy for the programs of science and engineering. Original certificate of New HSK Band 5 (Total Score: over 180) and its copy for the program of Liberal Arts.

9. A photocopy of passport (pages with photo).

10. Letter of Approval from the professor of Tongji University (If the applicant has made contact and assigned a professor)

Note: 

* The photocopy of the certificate or academic records should be authenticated by local Chinese Consulates or local Chinese Embassy (or foreign embassies or consulates in China).

* MBA needs 3 years working experiences and the applicants must submit employment verification letters.

* In addition to the above application materials, the university may require applicant to provide supplementary materials, depending on the circumstances. Application materials sent by email are unacceptable. The application fee is nonrefundable. Application documents will not be returned.

 Application Procedure

1. The enrollment and admission mode of Tongji University is based on the assessment of the application materials and interview performance (depending on the circumstances), and no entrance examinations.

2. Complete the Online Application procedure at the website www.studyintongji.com. Print and sign the hard copies of the Application Form and Guarantee Letter produced by the system after all the information submitted is verified.

3. Pay the application fee by bank transfer and submit the photocopy of transfer voucher with other documents or pay it directly when submitting the documents at international student office.

4. The applicants can submit the documents in person (or entrust others to submit) or send the documents by post (see address in itemVIII). Application documents should be received by the deadline, or it will be considered as a waiver of application.

 For non-degree programs

Qualifications

Non-Chinese citizen in good health.

General Visiting Students: At least one year study at college or higher, pursuing an original or related major study of a certain subject.;

Senior Visiting Students: Master degree or higher, pursuing an original or related major study of a certain subject; 

Note: Since 2010,those, emigrated to other countries from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao or Taiwan and applying to study in Tongji University as international students, should satisfy the following additional requirements: the applicants must have held a valid passport or other relevant international recognized documents for at least 4 years; meanwhile, in the last 4 years (by each April 30th of the year of University registration), the applicants must have lived overseas for 2 years (living overseas for 9 months can be converted to 1 year, which is subject to the exit-entry stamp on visa.).

Application Period

Autumn Semester: 1st April——30th May (for autumn semester only)

Spring Semester: 1st Dec. ——30th Dec. (for spring semester of next year)

 Materials for Application

1. Application Form for International Students of Tongji University with the applicant’s signature.

2. Schooling certificate or notarized photocopy of degree certificate. If the certificate is not in Chinese or English, the notarized translated copies must be submitted.

3. Original or notarized academic transcripts. If the academic transcripts are not in Chinese or English, the notarized translated copies must be submitted.

4. A definite purpose and plan for advanced study

5. Recommendation letters from two scholars of associate professorship or higher for applicants of Senior Visiting Students Program, in Chinese or English (signature and contact information are necessary, sealed in envelop).

6. Original certificate of New HSK Band 4 (Total Score: over 180) and its copy for the programs of science and engineering. Original certificate of New HSK Band 5 (Total Score: over 180) and its copy for the program of Liberal Arts.

7. A photocopy of passport (pages with photo).

Note: 

* The photocopy of the certificate or academic records should be authenticated by local Chinese Consulates or local Chinese Embassy (or foreign embassies or consulates in China).

* In addition to the above application materials, the university may require applicants to provide supplementary materials, depending on the circumstances.

 Application Procedure

1. The enrollment and admission mode of Tongji University is based on the assessment of the application materials and interview performance (depending on the circumstances), and no entrance examinations.

2. Complete the Online Application procedure at the website www.studyintongji.com. Print and sign the hard copies of the Application Form and Guarantee Letter produced by the system after all the information submitted is verified.

3. Pay the application fee by bank transfer and submit the photocopy of transfer voucher with other documents or pay it directly when submitting the documents at international student office.

4. The applicants can submit the documents in person (or entrust others to submit) or send the documents by post (see address in itemVIII). Application documents should be received by the deadline, or it will be considered as a waiver of application.

For Chinese programs:

Application time: Autumn Semester: 1st April-10th July, 2013

Spring Semester: 1st Dec, 2013-10th Jan, 2014 

Qualifications: Over 18 years, non-Chinese citizen and in good health.

 Note: Since 2010,those, emigrated to other countries from the Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao or Taiwan and applying to study in Tongji University as international students, should satisfy the following additional requirements: the applicants must have held valid passport or other relevant international recognized documents for at least 4 years; meanwhile, in the last 4 years (by each April 30th of the year of University registration), the applicants must have lived overseas for 2 years (living overseas for 9 months can be converted to 1 year, which is subject to the exit-entry stamp on visa.).

Application materials:

1. Applying online at the website http://study-info.tongji.edu.cn and print PDF application Form.

2. Passport photocopy.

3. Bank transfer voucher of application fee.

For pre-college program:

Application materials:

1. Apply online at the website http://study-info.tongji.edu.cn and print PDF application form.

2. Passport photocopy.

3. Bank transfer voucher of application fee.

Application period: Autumn Semester: 1st April-10th July, 2013

Spring Semester: 1st Dec, 2013-10th Jan, 2014 

 

Tongji University

Cost

For undergraduate programs:

Registration fee: 410 yuan

Tuition:

Liberal Arts 20,000 yuan/year

Science 24,600 yuan/year

Architecture, Arts, Medicine 28,700 yuan/year

Insurance fee: 600 yuan/year

*Application fee should be paid when applying;

*All documents and application fee are not refundable;

* Tuition fee and Insurance fee should be paid when making registration. 

For Postgraduate and PhD programs:

Application fee: 410 yuan

Tuition: 

Postgraduate program:

Liberal Arts 22,960 yuan/year

Science 28,700 yuan/year

Architecture, Arts, Medicine 32,800 yuan/year

PhD program: 

Liberal Arts: 30,000 yuan/year

Science: 41,000 yuan/year

Architecture, Arts, Medicine: 45,000 yuan/year

Insurance fee: 600 yuan/year

*Application fee should be paid when applying;

*All documents and application fee are not refundable;

*Tuition fee and Insurance fee should be paid when making registration.

For non-degree programs:

Application fee: 410 yuan 

Tuition: 1230yuan/credit (General); 2050 yuan/ credit (Senior) ; (at least pay 8 credit fee/semester)

Insurance fee: 600 yuan /year

*Application fee should be paid when applying;

*All documents and application fee are not refundable;

* Tuition fee and Insurance fee should be paid when making registration.

For Chinese programs:

Application fee: 410 yuan 

Tuition: 16400 yuan/year

Insurance fee: 600 yuan/year

*Application fee should be paid when applying;

*All documents and application fee are not refundable;

* Tuition fee and Insurance fee should be paid when making registration. 

Intermediate and advanced courses offered. 

For Pre-college programs:

Application fee: 410 yuan 

Tuition: 14500 yuan/the first semester

19350 yuan/the second semester

Insurance fee: 600 yuan/Year

*Application fee should be paid when applying;

*All documents and application fee are not refundable;

* Tuition fee and Insurance fee should be paid when making registration.

 

 

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Undergraduate Programs

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Postgraduate Programs

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PhD Programs

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Chinese Programs

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English-taught Programs

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Non-degree Programs

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Contact

Tongji International Student Office

Address: Rm705 Zonghe Building, 1239 Siping Road, Shanghai

Email:  iso-zhaosheng@tongji.edu.cn

gaopei@tongji.edu.cn

istju@tongji.edu.cn

Website:http://study.tongji.edu.cn

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