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Chongqing University(重庆大学)

Overview

Chongqing University (CQU) is a key national university and a member of the“Excellence League”, located in Chongqing, Southwest China. It is also one of the “211 Project and 985 Project” universities with full support in the construction and development from the central government and Chongqing Municipal Government.

 

Founded in 1929, Chongqing University now consists of six faculties in Science, Social Sciences, Humanities, Engineering, Built Environment, Information Science and Technology. The University has 35 schools, and offers 96 undergraduate programs, 236 postgraduate programs, 121 doctoral programs, 19 professional degrees, and 29 mobile workstations for postdoctoral study.

 

Chongqing University Homepage: http://www.cqu.edu.cn/
International Students’ Website
website of School of  International Education: http://sie.cqu.edu.cn/

Academic Departments

Faculty of Science:

1.School of Physics 2.School of Bioengineering 3.School of Life Science 4.School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering 5. School of Mathematics and Statistics

Faculty of Social Science:

1.School of Economics & Business Administration 2.School of  Public Affairs 3.School of Law 4.School of Literature and Journalism

Faculty of Arts:

1.School of International Education 2.School of Foreign Languages 3.School of Arts 4.Meishi Film Academy 5.Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Science 6. School of Physical Education 

Faculty of Engineering:

1.School of Mechanical Engineering 2.School of Electrical Engineering 3.School of Power Engineering4. School of Material Science and Engineering 5. School of Resources and Environmental Science 6. College of Aerospace

Engineering

Faculty of Information Technology:

1.School of Computer Science 2.School of Automation3.School of Communication Engineering 4.School of Opto-Electronic Engineering 5.School of Software Engineering

Faculty of Built Environment:

1.School of Architecture and Urban Planning2.School of Civil Engineering3.School of Urban Construction and Environmental Engineering4.School of Construction Management and Real Estate

Accommodation

There are three international accommodations to suit students’ needs. They are equipped with public kitchen, laundry house, gym, self-study centre, etc. Each room is equipped with telephone, TV set, air-conditioner, shower, bathroom, internet access, and so on.

Songlinpo International Students House

Located in Campus A

Xuelin Hotel

Located in Campus A

LanyuanNo.6 International students Dormitory

 

Located in Campus D

Please note:

Chinese language students will have classes in Campus A.

Undergraduates (except for undergraduates from College of Architecture and Meishi Film Academy) will have classes in Campus D.

Postgraduates from the following collegesCollege of Foreign Language, College of Literature and Journalism,  College of Software Engineering, College of Mathematics and StatisticsCollege of Physics will have classes in Campus D. Others will resident in Campus A.

Songlinpo International Students House

Room Type     

Pay by semester

Pay by year

Single Room

4500 RMB/semester

8500 RMB/year

Double Room

2500 RMB/semester

4750 RMB/year

Xuelin Hotel

                 Room type

Pay by semester

Pay by year

Single room

5000RMB per person

10000 RMB per person

Double room

2500 RMB per person

5000 RMB per person

LanyuanNo.6 International students Dormitory

                      Room Type     

Pay by semester

Pay by year

Single Room

4500 RMB/ person/

semester

8500RMB/person/

year

Double Room

2500RMB/person/

semester

4750RMB/person/

year

Student Service

(1)Airport pick-up
(2) registration service
(3) orientation service
(4) visa application service
(5)room booking service
(6)extracurricular activities
(7)medical insurance
 

School Calendar

Spring Semester: Mar – Jul
Autumn Semester: Sep- Jan

Campus View

News

ChongQing University gained some big programs based on National Social Science Fund again in 2015, and the law school won the national simulation environmental court competition. On 13th November 2015, Southeast University won the first prize on 17th QIYUE Reciting Artistic Festival. At the same year, it gained the honorary title---the work demonstration unit.

 

Admission

For Undergraduate program


Application Qualification
Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport, above the age of 18 and under the age of 25, have attained a senior high school diploma. 


Application Materials
1. Hardcopy of online application form.

2. Senior high school graduation diploma (Students expecting to graduate should provide an official letter stating expected graduation date, and submit the graduation diploma if admitted), which should be original documents or certified copies in Chinese or English.

3. Transcript of high school (original documents or certified copies in Chinese or English)

4. copy of passport

5. Additional materials may be required

6. Language Proof

    HSK 4 or equivalence for Chinese taught program, IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 or equivalence for English taught program



For graduate program


Application Qualification

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport, have attained a bachelor's degree for master program and Master’s degree for PhD program.

Application Materials

1. Hardcopy of online application form.

2. Graduation certificate and degree diploma (Students expecting to graduate should provide an official letter stating expected graduation date), must be original documents or certified copies either in Chinese or English.
3. Transcript of undergraduate study (original documents or certified copies in Chinese or English)

4. copy of passport

5 Study plan or research proposal

6 Two recommendation letters from your referees.

7 Language Proof

   HSK 4 or equivalence for Chinese taught program, IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 or equivalence for English taught program.

 

Programs

English-taught Master Programs at a glance

Programs

Degrees

Tuition Fees

(RMB)

Minimum viable

number of students

Electrical Engineering

Master of Engineering

60,000 in total

5

Software Engineering

Master of Engineering

70,000 in total

10

Electronics & Communications Engineering

Master of Engineering

60,000 in total

5

Urban Construction & Environmental Engineering

Master of Engineering

70,000 in total

5

Mechanical Engineering

Master of Engineering

60,000 in total

5

International Business

MIB

98,000 in total

20

Architecture

Master of Engineering

70,000 in total

10

◆Program durationTwo academic years for full time study    

◆Teaching languageEnglish

◆Application fee: 400 RMB

◆Application requirements: Prospective students should have a non-Chinese passport and be in good health and under the age of 45.

◆Academic requirements: Prospective students must hold a recognized bachelor's degree or above, or equivalent.

◆English proficiency: Minimum requirement is 550 or above for TOEFL, 75 for Internet-based TOEFL (ibt), or 6.0 or above for IELTS, or other certificate of English proficiency from an approved authority. Native English speakers are exempt from this requirement; other candidates whose university courses are taught in English will be considered case by case.

◆Professional backgrounds: Prospective students who are able to show relevant professional experience deemed appropriate to the program applied for will be given prior consideration.

◆Credits Requirements: Usually, a total 20 to 25 credits are required for graduation, consisting of compulsory courses, core courses, elective courses, research activity and dissertation. For detailed information, please refer to the specific program.

◆Dissertation

A passed dissertation is required for the degree. It should be in a subject, which is important in their area of study, of interest to them, and relevant to their career aspirations. The dissertation, written in English, builds on the taught elements of the program and allows students to demonstrate the knowledge and the analytical and intellectual skills they have developed during the program. The dissertation also needs to be of direct practical relevance to their research area. Academic staff provides expert supervision during the period of preparation of the dissertation.

◆Degree Awarding

The master’s degree will be awarded if the master student meets the credit requirements and passes the dissertation defense. 

 

Chinese Language Programme (Non-degree)

1.       Long-term Chinese Language Program

Entry requirement

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport, in good health and age between 16 -60.


Course Information
Chinese language program for 2014 is open to international students. We offer 6 levels of Chinese language programs—elementary I, elementary II, intermediate I, intermediate II and advanced I, advanced II.

A study certificate will be granted when finish the course

Main Courses

Comprehensive Chinese, Chinese Speaking, Chinese Listening, Chinese Reading, Chinese Writing, Chinese Painting and Calligraphy, Chinese Martial Arts, Chinese Culture, Chinese Newspaper Reading ,HSK Lectures, Business Chinese, etc.

A study certificate will be granted when you finish the courses.

Fees

Tuition: 2400 RMB per month

 7,000 RMB per semester

 13000 RMB per year

Application fee: 400RMB
 

2.       Short-term Chinese Language Programme

Chongqing University offers short-term intensive Chinese program (from one week to two months). Students will immerse in Chinese language and culture. Students will receive a study certificate upon completion of the program.

 3.       Short-term Chinese Language Program for Group Students

 Chongqing University also runs short-term programs for groups of international students. Courses can be specially designed upon request, with language courses in combination with lectures which covers subjects related to Chinese economics, public policy, ethnics and values, history, geography, culture and arts. We will organize a wide range of visits including places of historic interest, scenic spots, exhibitions, companies, and museums. A certificate will be awarded at the end of the program. 

 

Bachelor’s Degree Program in Chinese Language

 
Program Objectives

The program is specifically designed for those oversea students who study Chinese as a second language. It not only provides students with a systematical training in Chinese language theories and skills, but also highlights the knowledge regarding Chinese culture, Chinese literature, Chinese history, and Chinese philosophy etc. Equipped with a comprehensive knowledge in Chinese language and culture, students are supposed to be competent for teaching Chinese to the speakers of other languages, as well as conducting Sino-foreign cultural exchanges and cooperation. 


Program Category and Duration 

Category

Duration

Language

Bachelor Program

4 years

Taught in Chinese


Main Courses

Comprehensive Chinese, Chinese Listening, Chinese Reading, Oral Chinese Practice, Chinese Writing, Chinese Culture, Chinese History and Culture, A Survey of Chinese Culture, Chinese Geography, Business Chinese, Journal Language and Listening, Modern Chinese, Chinese Law, Tourism Chinese, Chinese Classical Literature, Chinese Calligraphy, Brief Introduction to Linguistics, HSK Lectures, Dissertation Writing etc.

 

Degree Awarding

Students are required to complete the curriculum, fulfill the designated number of credits, complete the bachelor’s thesis and pass the dissertation defense. Successful graduates will receive a graduation certificate along with the bachelor’s degree, according to the regulation of the Degree Committee.

Students who are not qualified to graduate will receive a certificate of completing the courses. Students who drop out the program due to certain reasons will receive a study certificate.  


Fees

Tuition: 14,000 RMB per year

Application fee: 400RMB


Application Requirement

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health, with an educational background beyond high school, with valid passport, above the age of 18. 


 

Master of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages


Program Objectives

The teaching objective of Master of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL) is to cultivate the high-level, applicability and versatile talents who can adapt to the Chinese language international promotion task and are competent to use Chinese language as a second language or for foreign language teaching purpose. Recipient of MTCSOL degree should have solid cultural background of Chinese language which can be used as a second language or as a skill for foreign language teaching, a higher level of foreign language understanding and intercultural communicative capability.

Program Category and Duration

Category

Duration

Language

Master Program

2 years

Taught in Chinese


Main Courses

Advanced Chinese, Ancient Chinese, Modern Chinese, Chinese Language Elements Teaching, Application of Modern Educational Technology, Second Language Acquisition, Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Case Analysis and Practice of Classroom Teaching, the Comparison of Chinese and Foreign Languages and Error Analysis, Chinese Culture and Intercultural Communication, Traditional Chinese Cultural Skills and the Presentation, Psychological Studies of Foreign Language Education, etc.


Degree Awarding

Students are required to complete the curriculum and teaching practice, fulfill the designated number of credits, complete the master’s thesis and pass the dissertation defense. Successful graduates will receive a graduation certificate along with the master’s degree, according to the regulation of the Degree Committee. Students who are not qualified to graduate will receive a certificate of completing the courses. Students who drop out the program due to certain reasons will receive a study certificate.


Fees

Tuition: 21,000 RMB per year

Application fee: 400RMB


Application Requirement

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health, have obtained a bachelor degree, passed HSK5 or equivalence, above the age of 18.

Application Guide

1English-taught Master Programs at a glance

Electrical Engineering

Software Engineering

Electronics & Communications Engineering

Urban Construction & Environmental Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

International Business

Architecture


2Chinese Language Program

Long-term Chinese Language Program

Short-term Chinese Language Program

Short-term Chinese Language Program for Group Students


3Master of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages

 

Tuition Fees & Scholarships

Fees

Category

Term & Majors

Charges(RMB)

Application

All Applicants

All Programmes

400

Textbooks

All Applicants

All Programmes

Charged as the actual price

Tuition Fee

Chinese Language Programme

 

Long-term

13 000/year,

7 000/semester

Short-term

2 400/month

Undergraduate Programmes

Liberal Arts

14 000/year

Sci., Eng. Econ., Busin. Law

16 000/year

Film, Arts

20 000/year

Master Degree Programmes

Liberal Arts

21 000/year

Sci., Eng. Econ., Busin. Law

23 000/year

Film, Arts

25 000/year

English Taught Master Programmes

Electrical Engineering;

Mechanical Engineering;

Telecommunication Engineering

 

30 000/year

 

Environmental Engineering;

Software Engineering

 

35 000/year

 

International Business

49 000/year

Law

Architecture

35 000/year

Doctoral Programmes

Liberal Arts

25 000/year

Sci., Eng. Econ., Busin. Law

28 000/year

General Visiting Scholar

Liberal Arts

18 000/year

Sci., Eng. Econ., Busin. Law

21 000/year

Senior Visiting Scholar

Liberal Arts

20 000/year

Sci., Eng. Econ., Busin. Law

23 000/year

Insurance:300/semester

Physical Examination: 400

Residence Permit: 400/year

Chinese Government Scholarship

内容链接http://international.cqu.edu.cn/ArticleList/Article_52_AddDate_Desc_1.Htm

Confucius Institute Scholarship

内容链接http://sie.cqu.edu.cn/html/zqdxgjxy/zsxx/jxjs/3678_2.html

Chongqing Municipal Government Mayor Scholarship 2013

内容链接http://sie.cqu.edu.cn/html/zqdxgjxy/zsxx/jxjs/3763_2.html


Qualification Rewarded:        Language of Instruction:        Scholarship:
Type of Program        Language of Instruction        Duration of Study
# Program Name Application Start Date Application Deadline Date of Enrollment Language of Instruction Tuition Fee (RMB)
1 Long-term Chinese Language Program 2016-12-01 2017-08-31 2017-09-01 Chinese 13000 Apply

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