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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. 
Value of scholarships
  • 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.

Scholarship applications

  • 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.