📖 Introduction

Shenzhen University was founded in 1983 and is under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Education of China. Since its founding, the university has been committed to providing quality education, initiate education reforms, and partner with other countries and foreign universities to give students the best university experience.

Shenzhen University aims to provide the student with a wider range of job opportunities, improve the quality of student support and introduce modern methods of teaching.

🏫 About Shenzhen University (SZU)

About Shenzhen University

Since its foundation 35 years ago, Shenzhen University has closely followed the pace of Shenzhen Special Economic Zone and has been committed to reform and rapid development. The University adheres to the motto of "self-reliance, self-discipline, self-improvement" and strives to become "the Special Economic Zone University, the Window University, and the Experimental University."

The University is committed to high-quality social service in the pursuit of excellence in teaching, learning, and research. It is a comprehensive university which offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs and provides leading-edge facilities and excellent services to students, faculty, and staff.

As a unique institution of higher learning in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, the University promotes a distinctive and innovative campus culture. Shenzhen University has an enrollment of 35,455 full-time students, which include 28,674 undergraduates, 6,433 postgraduates, 348 doctoral students. And besides, there are 1,744 part-time postgraduates, 21,022 adult education students, and 837 international students. Shenzhen University is a comprehensive university with a variety of disciplines, including philosophy, literature, economics, law, education, science, engineering, management, medicine, history, and arts, eleven disciplines in total. 

Shenzhen University Scholarships

As the first public funding foundation specially established for assisting overseas students, Shenzhen Universiade International Scholarship Foundation is established by Shenzhen with sums of money for the purpose of promoting University spirits and boosting the cultural and educational exchange of international youth. You can choose from partial and full-time scholarships such as the Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship, Shenzhen Universiade International Scholarship, and Government Scholarships.

Campus Life and Facilities

There is a university hospital, a post office, small shops, book booths and a securely guarded international students’ dormitory building that is elegantly and harmoniously embedded in the colorful woods and lawns by the Wenshan Lake. 

If you are a sports enthusiast, you will appreciate that the university has the best sports facilities in all the universities in China, such as two gymnasiums, two swimming pools, table tennis, and bowling center, football fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, a golf driving range and a large standard stadium, which supply full functions.
 

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🏠 Accommodation

If accommodation on campus is important to you we advise you to arrive a few days before so you can try to register. You can also to choose accommodation off campus, we have an article about that here.

Programs

  • Long-Term Chinese Language Courses
    8,800 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2021
  • Long-Term Online Chinese Courses
    4,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2021
  • Online Business Chinese Courses (Advanced)
    4,500 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2021
  • Online Business Chinese Courses (Elementary and Intermediate)
    4,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2021
  • Bachelor’s in Business Administration
    26,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • Bachelor’s in International Trade and Economics
    26,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • Master’s in Complex System and Data Science
    / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • Master’s in Foreign Languages and Literature
    / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • Master’s in Health and Environmental Sciences
    / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • Master’s in Management Science and Engineering
    / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • Master’s in Materials Science and Engineering
    / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • PhD in Architecture
    40,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • PhD in Big Data Science and Technology
    40,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • PhD in Biomedical Engineering (Engineering)
    52,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • PhD in Biomedical Engineering (Medicine)
    52,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • PhD in Biomedical Engineering (Sciences)
    52,000 RMB / Year
    Start Date: Sep 2022
  • 📬 Admissions Process

    3 Steps to Apply to a Chinese University

    Application step 1

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    Application step 3

    Please choose the programs here , "You are advised to select 2-3 programs to increase your chances of getting accepted.

    Required documents:

    • Passport
    • Graduation certificate
    • Passport size photo

    Preparing documents:

    You can start your application now and send the application documents during your application. Some documents you can send later if you don’t have them right away. Some more info about preparing application documents is here

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    Application process:

    Applying Online is simple in just a few steps. More information is available here.

    The first steps are to choose the programs, pay the application fee and upload the application documents.

    Once submitted to China Admissions, we will review your application within 2-3 days and proceed to the university or ask you for further clarification

    After it has been processed to the university you will receive your unique application ID from each university.

    The university may contact you directly for further questions.

    We will then follow up each week with the university for updates. As soon as there is any update we will let you know. If you have made other plans, decide to withdraw / change address at any time please let us know.

    After you have been accepted you will receive your admissions letter electronically and asked to pay the non-refundable deposit to the university.

    Once you have paid the deposit the university will issue you the admissions letter and visa form to your home country.

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    Here is some more information about the enrollment process after you have been accepted.

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