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1. Program Introduction:

Duration of the program can be one semester or more.

Students may select some subjects in undergraduate, master and doctoral degree, and take the courses together with ZSTU Chinese students; or do the internship under the guidance of ZSTU professors. A non-degree certificate of study will be awarded if the visiting student successfully finishes his/her study. Official transcripts are also available upon request.

2. Eligibility:

(1) Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health, and should be under the age of 30 (applicants under the age of 18 should submit the legal documents of their legal guardians inChina. The documents should be notarized by the Chinese Embassy in the applicant’s country). Applicants must abide by Chinese laws and university regulations. 

(2) Language Requirements:

    (2.1) Students of Degree Programs in Chinese medium: no communication difficulty in Chinese medium;

    (2.2) Students of Degree Programs in English medium: no communication difficulty in English medium

3. Application Documents

(1) ZSTU International Students Application Form (Applicants have to log on the Online Application System  to fill the information online and print the form; or download the form at )

(2) A photocopy of your passport information page with personal signature

(3) A photocopy of your valid Visa or Residence Permit if you are already in China

(4) Notarized photocopy of highest diploma and Transcripts. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with translations in Chinese or English.

(5) Photocopy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form. The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. (The medical report is valid for 6 months; the form can be downloaded at )

(6) Copy of Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) or English Proficiency Certificates (if applicable)

(7) Study certificate with class attendance record and transcripts given by your host university if you are studying at another university in China

(8) Applicants under the age of 18 should submit the legal documents of their legal guardians inChina. The documents should be notarized by the Chinese Embassy in the applicant’s country.

(9) Five Recent Photos (white background, 35mm×45mm in size, the photos can be submitted while registration)

(10) Other Materials upon Request

4. Tuition and Fees (in RMB yuan)

(1) Application & Registration: 300 RMB

(2) Tuition:

     (a) Undergraduate programs: 15000/academic year (Liberal Arts); 18000/academic year (Sci.,Eng.); 22000/academic year (Art)

     (b) Senior Scholar (Master program): 25000/academic year

     (c) Senior Scholar (Doctoral program): 30000/academic year

(3) On-campus Accommodation: (Accommodation is required to be paid per semester or per year. Each room is equipped with bathroom, furniture, beddings, A/C, fridge, ADSL, etc, and each floor is equipped with a public kitchen and a public laundry)

      (a) Room Deposit: 400/person (It will be refunded if all equipment is in good condition when students check out.)

      (b) Single Room: 800/person﹒month (excluding electricity bills);

      (c) Twin-bedded Room: 450/person﹒month (excluding electricity bills)

(4) Fees for insurance: 

      (a) Long-term Self-supporting Students: RMB 800/person·academic year, covered by the university.

      (b) Short-term、Non self-supporting Students: Charged according to the actual cost.

 (Insurance coverage: Death Insurance, Accidental Disability Insurance, Medical Insurance for Accidental Injuries, Hospitalization Insurance for Accidental Injuries. The Insurance coverage is subject to final explanation of the Insurance Company)

(5) Other fees (e.g. Fees for study materials, residence permit application): Charged according to the actual cost

5. About Application

Please log on the Online Application System ( ) to fill the form online, print ZSTU International Students Application Form(General Scholar)and sign your name. And then send the application form together with other required documents to the following address:

(a) Send the hard copies of application documents to: International Students Office, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, Xiasha Higher Education Zone, Hangzhou, P. R. China, 310018


(b) Send the application documents via email to

6. Application Deadline (Deadline is subject to change, please refer to yearly notice):

(1) Spring Intake: December 31st of previous year

(2) Fall Intake: June 15th  of current year

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