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Chinese Language (Business oriented)
- General Information

    This course is taught by  international cultural exchange school

    Entry Exam: There is an entry exam.
    Length of Schooling: 4 years

    Admission only available in Fall Semester, opening in September
    The exact opening date is available in Acceptance Letter.
    Application Deadline

    For the programs in Hongkou Campus by June 30

    Chinese Proficiency Requirements and Entrance Examination
    1. Programs in Hongkou Campus :

    Chinese Language majors require applicants have new HSK grade 4 (total score: 180) or have one semester\'s full-time Chinese training in Chinese university. Those, with new HSK grade 5 and one year\'s full-time Chinese training in university, may be enrolled as a sophomore, and applicants need to take a Chinese Proficiency Test Examination provided by College of International Cultural Exchange.

    Completion of Program

    Diploma and Certificate of Bachelor\'s Degree will be issued to those who have completed the undergraduate program with qualified academic standing.


    most people in the baosteel group, Oriental international group and other large state-owned foreign trade enterprises, general electric, multinationals such as unilever, Siemens, maersk logistics, international big four accounting firms, HSBC, standard chartered bank, bank of China and foreign countries, and other joint ventures with Chinese companies overseas agencies.

    Fees (in RMB)

    1) Admission Fee: 4,000 RMB (only for newcomers)
    2) Tuition: 20,500 RMB /Year
    3) Teaching Material Fee: 500 RMB /Year(only for the programs in Hongkou Campus)
    4) Management Fee: 680 RMB /Year
    5) Insurance: about 600 RMB /Year
    The students of programs in Songjiang Campus pay the same teaching material fee as Chinese students. Tuition and any other fees are not refundable once they have been paid to SISU.

    1) The financial support and custody may be student\'s parents or relatives in Shanghai.
    2) Tuition and any other fees are not refundable once they have been paid to SISU.


    Tuition Fee
    Bachelor RMB 21,000 pre year
    RMB 84,000 in total (About $ 15,405)
    Accommodation Fee
    SISU Guesthouse
    Double Room RMB 75 to RMB 95
    Single Room RMB 130 to RMB 165
    SISU Hotel
    Double Room RMB 75 to RMB 80
    Single Room RMB 120 to RMB 130
    Foreign Experts’ Building
    Double Room RMB 60
    Single Room RMB 100
    Jinjiang Inn (Hongkou Football Stadium)
    Double Room RMB 85
    Single Room RMB 160
    International Students Dormitory
    Double Room RMB 50
    Single Room RMB 100
    Other Fees
    Application Fee RMB 450 to RMB 810
    Service Fee USD 50
    Living Expense RMB 2,400 to RMB 3,000
- How Much Scholarship Cover
Admission Only
- You Need Pay After Got Scholarship (RMB)
  • Tuition:  21,000 / Year
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement
  1. Non-Chinese citizens;
  2. Senior high school graduates;
  3. Over 18 and under 50 years old;
  4. In good health;
  5. With reliable financial support and custody.
  6. Applicants must have Chinese proficiency of New HSK level 4 (a total of no less than 180) or one semester’s full-time Chinese training at any Chinese university. Those with New HSK level 4 (a total of no less than 195) may be enrolled to start from the second semester of the first year. Those, with New HSK level 5 (a total of no less than 180) and one year’s full-time Chinese training at any Chinese university, may be enrolled as sophomores. Students, who have an experience of 2- year or -above Chinese training at any Chinese university and Chinese proficiency of New HSK level 5 (a total of no less than 210), may be enrolled as juniors.
- Application Documents

1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

2. Photocopy of valid passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

3. Passport photo

A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant

4. High school academic transcript

5. High school graduate certificate

Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

6. Certificate of HSK or Certificate of Chinese language education

Applicants who want to be enrolled as a sophomore or junior in Chinese Language majors shall submit the certificate of full-time Chinese training and academic record in original or notarized copy in English or Chinese, or Certificate of HSK

  • Step 1: Click "Apply Now" button below and pay scholarship service fee.

  • Step 2: Wait for the payment confirmation, then provide documents guidance. (including the application form)

  • Step 3: Submit documents and wait for result and admission documents (including admission letter, visa letter)
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