Higher education in China

China Higher Edu

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Chinese universities are united by an international system of degrees: bachelor, master, doctor


There are about 1000 universities in China, many of which have a long history


All educational institutions in China are state-owned, but differ in educational programs, course topics and, often, narrow specialization. 


there is an opportunity to get a free education, which requires a rigorous selection process. Training on a commercial basis averages $2000 per year. 

What is important to know about higher education in China

Degree types: Bachelor's, Master's, PhD

Language of study: Chinese, English

Registration deadlines for the program:  application for the fall semester - by June 30, for the spring semester - by December 31. 

Tuition: bachelor's degree - $2000 - 3000, master's degree - $3000 - 4000 per year.

Cost of living: in a hostel - $2-10 per day, in a hotel - $4-20 per day, in a family - $10-30 per day.


Higher education levels in China

 Bachelor's program 

 Master / PhD 

 MBA in China

Undergraduate (Bachelor) - this is the first stage of higher professional education and is basic; duration of training - 3-5 years. Magistracy (Master) - this is the second stage of higher education, the duration of training is 2-3 years.

Graduate School (PhD) - Candidate of Sciences, duration of study - 3 years. 

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - professional qualification degree in the field of management.
Admission requirements:

• 18-25 years old
• school certificate
• confirmation of Chinese language proficiency - HSK-3 for technical specialties, HSK-6 for humanities;
• preparatory language year in case of insufficient language level

Requirements for admission to the master's program:

• bachelor's / specialist diploma
• confirmation of Chinese language proficiency - HSK-3 for technical specialties, HSK-6 for humanities;
• preparatory language year in case of insufficient language level
• 2 letters of recommendation from any teacher or employer. 

Application deadlines: January March

Requirements for admission to graduate school:

• Questionnaire from the educational institution
• Diploma of higher education (bachelor or specialist)
• Letters of recommendation
• Copy of HSK test results
• Medical certificate of the established form

There are usually no formal entrance tests for foreigners, although some universities conduct an additional Chinese language proficiency test of their own.

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Features of MBA programs in China:

Cost: an average of $8000 per year

Training formats: full-time / part-time / distance learning

Duration of training: 2-3 years, there are also more intensive programs - from 17 months.

Admission conditions vary depending on the university and program:

• bachelor's/specialist diploma 
• work experience in a related specialty from 2x-3x years
• recommendations
• for studying in English - the result of the TOEFL iBT test is 89+, or IELTS is 6.5+
• for studying in Chinese - HSK test results
• preparatory language year in case of insufficient language level



Preparatory year and learning Chinese

Universities providing preparatory year: University of International Business and Economics (Beijing), South China University of Technology (Guangzhou), Beijing Language and Culture University (Beijing), University of Science and Technology Beijing (Beijing), etc.
The program may include disciplines: Chinese (speaking, grammar, pronunciation, writing, reading, calligraphy), academic English, mathematics, physics, chemistry, business management, Chinese culture, etc.
Preparatory Year Cost: RMB 18.000 - 25.000 
The cost of housing on campus: RMB 750 - 3000 (varies)
Main requirements: 

 School certificate/diploma of higher education with supplement
 Proficiency in English (TOEFL)/Chinese (HSK)
 Valid passport 

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