Top 3 Low Tuition Universities in China for International Students

(1) Fuda University

Established in 1915,the university was first known as Fuda College and is located in Shanghai one of the world’s largest cities. It has a central campus in Yangpu district and four sub campuses.

Entry Requirements (English Taught Programs)

Undergraduate Programs: International students would be required to provide a diploma of final education or graduation certificate or equivalent. For applicants from non english speaking countries, submit a certified copy of TOELF score 90 or above or IELTS score 6.5 or above.

Masters Programs: For applicants seeking master’s degree program, they should apply with the equivalent of a four year bachelor’s or higher degree from a licensed institution.

Doctoral Programs:  For doctoral programs, applicants will need a masters degree and two recommendation letters.

Tuition Fees:  The tuition fees is very affordable for such a world class degree program. You should keep aside $7,000 for tuition and services.

Scholarships:  Fuda University will offer a number of limited scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students under the Chinese Government Scholarship Scheme and the Shanghai Government Scholarship Council.


(2) Beijing Normal University

Beijing Normal University was founded in 1902 and remains China’s first higher institution to offer teacher training. Public transport is nearby with subway stations just 15 minute walk. Many buses move directly from university to popular destinations. There are well over 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students from 69 different countries.

Entry Requirements

-You should have completed a university preparatory program such as a diploma.

-Note that they might be additional program requirements depending on the area of study.

-Chinese language requirements.

Tuition Fees:  For english taught programs, students should budget around $9,000- $11,000 per year.

Scholarships:There are several scholarships available awarded to high performing international students.

-Chinese Government Scholarship

-Confucius Institute Scholarship

-Beijing Municipal Government International Scholarship.

-BNU Distinguished Degree Student Scholarship


(3) Nanjing University

Nanjing University(NJU) was founded in 1902 in the name of National Central University in the period of Qing dynasty. It is the first chinese university in modern times to combine research and education. Till date, the university has received over 18,000 international students from more than 70 different countries. NJU is located in Nanjing and provides shuttle services between its two campuses for faculty. Staff and students.

Entry Requirements

International students should submit the following documents:

-Application form for international students( available on their website)

-Submit transcripts and certificate of university or high school.

-Two recommendation letters.

-Students seeking for Masters degree should pass the HSK Chinese language test.

-The application deadlines are 30th december for spring admission and 30th june for Autumn.

Tuition Fees: International students should put aside $3,000- $4,000 per year for tuition fees.


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