Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
- Tuition fees at SHJTU are charged annually to all students which vary from programme to programme and degree to degree.
- In 2012, undergraduate students paid £2,480- £5,000 in an academic year; the postgraduates paid £2,890-£10,000; and the doctoral programme students paid £4,550.
Bursaries and Scholarships
- The Chinese Scholarship Council offers Chinese Government Scholarship Programmes for appointed universities including SJTU.
- Students are exempt from tuition fees, and fees for learning materials and on-campus dormitory accommodation.
- A living stipend is provided (Master's degree students 1,700 RMB per month, Doctoral degree students 2,000 RMB per month).
- New arrival one time set up subsidy of 1500 RMB.
- Provision of out-patient medical fees and Chinese Government Scholarship Foreign Students Medical Insurance 600 RMB per year.
- There are 30 scholarships available.
- Application deadline (for 2013), 15 March.
To qualify for scholarship application
- Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health.
- Applicants should be graduates of well-known overseas or Chinese universities, or those universities that have established exchange programs with Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
- Applicants should have excellent academic performance, or should be a student from overseas university recommended by a Shanghai Jiao Tong University professor.
- Applicants should not be a student of another Chinese university (except for those who have already graduated from a Chinese university).
- Applicants for master's degree studies must have bachelor's degree and be under the age of 35.
- Applicants for doctoral degree studies must have a master's degree and be under the age of 40.
- Applicants should not hold any others scholarships.