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Welcome to Shanghai International Studies University

- General Information

    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 Songjiang Campus by May 15

    Chinese Proficiency Requirements and Entrance Examination

    Programs in Songjiang Campus :

    Applicants for programs in Songjiang Campus need to have Chinese proficiency of New HSK level 5(or old HSK level 6) or equivalence and pass Entrance Examinations in English, Chinese and Mathematics. The entrance examinations will be held in Shanghai on the last Saturday of May.

    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.

    Fees (in RMB)

    1) Admission Fee: 4,000 RMB (only for newcomers)
    2) Tuition: 21,500 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 21,500 pre year
    RMB 86,000 in total (About $ 15,770)
    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:  21,500 / 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 40 years old;
4. In good health;
5.With reliable financial support and custody.
6.New HSK level 4 for majors in Hongkou Campus
7.Majors at Songjiang Campus (entrance examinations are required for admission): Applicants shall have Chinese proficiency of New HSK level 5or equivalence and pass the entrance examination on subjects of English, Chinese and/or Mathematics. The entrance examination is to be held in Shanghai on the last Saturday in May.

- 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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