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English Language and Literature (the Intercultural Communication [IC] direction)
- General Information


    Tuition Fee
    Master RMB 26,000 pre year
    RMB 52,000 in total (About $ 9,535)
    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:  26,000 / Year
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement

Applications are open to foreign citizens with reliable financial support and stability who are university graduates with a completed bachelor’s degree and in good health. A good command of Chinese/English which meets the requirements of degree studies is also required.

English Language Proficiency

Applicants must have a good command of English, with one of the following: TOEFL IBT (internet based) test result of at least 80 points, TOEFL (computer based) test result of at least 213 points, TOEFL (paper based) test result of at least 550 points, or IELTS test result of at least 6.0. This requirement does not apply to an applicant who has studied for at least two years at, or received a degree from an English speaking high school, college, or university.

Applicants with IELTS between 4.5 and 6.0 or equivalent may be admitted conditionally. Conditional students will be required to pass an Entrance Examination in English.

- Application Documents

1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

2. 4 passport photos (in size of 5cm * 4cm)

3. Photocopy of valid passport

4. Diploma

Diploma in original or notarized copy in English or Chinese.

5. Academic record

Academic record in original or notarized copy in English or Chinese.

6. Personal statement

About 1000 words, written in Chinese or in the language which meets the academic requirement of the program, including study and work experiences, research results and study plan.

7. Research abilities

The index and abstract of published papers and any other materials to certify your research abilities.

8. Two original recommendation letters

From a professor or associate professor in English or Chinese.

9. Photocopy of HSK certificate or Chinese proficiency certification

10. English proficiency test certificate

9) TOEFL / IELTS certificate or certification from the institution awarding your most recent degree confirming the language of instruction is English.

  • 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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