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2018 Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Pre-University Program for International Students

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 I.     Introduction 

        

    2018 Pre-University Program of Shanghai Jiao Tong Universityabbreviated as SJTU is designed for international students. In this program, international students can enhance their language skills, academic performance, and cultural adaptability as needed, and thus lay a solid foundation for their further undergraduate study. 

    Pre-University Program A and Pre-University Program B are staged respectively.

    Program A: This program is designed for students who have already reached a good level of Chinese language proficiency (HSK 4180 or equivalent) but need remediation of academic subjects of Chinese, English and Mathematics. The students of Program A can apply for all the undergraduate programs that are open to international students.

    Program B: This program is suitable for students who do not possess any Chinese language skills but have met the requirements of other academic courses of SJTU undergraduate admissions. Students will be given an intensive training of Chinese language and will be encouraged to take some elective courses of academic subjects. The students of Program B can also apply for all the undergraduate programs that are open to international students.

 

II.     Eligibility

 

    1.   Healthy, non-Chinese citizens, foreign passport holders with senior high school diploma (or above)

    2.   For applicants of Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan who have immigrated to other countries, SJTU implements relevant administrative rules and regulations on international students issued by the Ministry of Education of the PRC

 

III.    Curriculum

 

    Program A:

    This pre-university program provided by SJTU is an international-student-oriented educational program in which the tailor-made and intensive study is implemented systematically. Students will make progress in Chinese, English, Mathematics, and cultural adaptability to meet the requirements of SJTU undergraduate admissions.

 

    Registration will start in September, 2018 (the specific will be informed on the admission letter). A two-semester on-campus study will last for 28 weeks in total with 18 weeks in the first semester and 10 weeks in the second one.

1st Semester

18 Weeks (including exams)

2nd Semester

10 Weeks (including exams)

Course

CHR per week

Course

CHR per week

Chinese (Comprehensive Chinese, HSK Prep)

8

Chinese (Comprehensive Chinese, HSK Prep)

8

Mathematics

8

Mathematics

8

English

8

English

8

PE

2

PE

2

Chinese Culture

2

Presentation Skills

2

Clubs and Activities, Lectures,  and Progression Counseling

4

Clubs and Activities,  Lectures, and

Progression Counseling

4

Total CHR per week

32

Total CHR per week

32

Note: There will be additional selective courses or tutorials for students based on the major and academic performance.

 

Program B

    This program is suitable for students who do not possess any Chinese language skills but have met the requirements of other academic courses of SJTU undergraduate admissions. The program aims at boosting the students’ Chinese level and cultural adaptability so that they can be well-prepared for the undergraduate study in SJTU.

 

    Registration will start in September, 2018 (the specific will be informed on the admission letter). A two-semester on-campus study will last for 28 weeks in total with 18 weeks in the first semester and 10 weeks in the second one.

 

1st Semester

18 Weeks (including exams)

2nd Semester

10 Weeks (including exams)

Course

CHR per week

Course

CHR per week

Chinese Intensive Reading

8

Chinese Intensive Reading

8

Oral Chinese

4

Chinese Listening and Speaking

4

Chinese Listening

4

Chinese Writing

4

HSK Prep

4

HSK Prep

4

English

4

English

4

PE

2

PE

2

Chinese Culture

2

Presentation Skills

2

Clubs and Activities, Lectures, 

and Progression Counseling

4

Clubs and Activities, Lectures,

 and Progression Counseling

4

Total CHR per week

32

Total CHR per week

32

 

There will be additional selective courses or tutorials for students based on the major and academic performance.

 

Note: For both Program A and Program B, the curriculum is subject to changes according to 2019 SJTU Undergraduate Recruitment Policy as well as students’ academic achievements.

 

 

 

IV.  Faculty

    Based on Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s advantages of teaching and research, the instructors of pre-university programs are elaborately selected with international vision, academic excellence and rich experience.

 

Upgrade Examination

 

Program C upgrade examination will be held in the middle of June each year. Students who have passed the examination will be given admissions to the SJTU undergraduate program. Students who have not passed the examination will continue their pre-university study. The organization of the examination will be arranged by the coordination between the International Student Center and the implementation school of pre-university programs.

 

Note: Based on students’ academic performance, all training plans of Program A, Program B and Program C are subject to change in order to meet students’ needs and goals.

 

IV.        Faculty

 

       Based on Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s advantage of teaching and research, the instructors of pre-university programs are elaborately selected from SJTU with integrity, international vision, academic excellence and sufficient teaching experience.

 

V.        Class Location 

    

    Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Qibao Campus

    Address: 2678 Qixin Rd, Shanghai, China

 

VI.        Application Documents and Fees

 

Application Documents

1.     Original senior high school diploma or equivalent (Graduating students should provide an official statement serving as proof of graduation; If admitted, students shall bring the original diploma and submit the photocopy for the verification purpose. Failure to submit required documents will result in the cancellation of student’s enrollment status)

2.     Official transcripts of the applicant’s high school study or equivalent, including courses taken

3.     1 photocopy of passport and 2 photos of the same size as the ones in passport

4.     Personal statement and recommendation letter in Chinese or English

5.     Awards, certificates and other supportive materials

Besides, applicants should submit the following documents if they are

6.     Program A candidate:

HSK examination score report (level 4 or above) or equivalent certificate

    7. Applicants under 18 years old (until the registration day) should provide a Guardian's Letter of Guarantee

*The first two documents should be notarized by an authorized institution if they are in languages other than Chinese/English.

 

Application Fee (Non-refundable)

    CNY 800 (approx. USD 120)

 

NOTE: Whether the applicant is admitted or not, his or her application fee and documents will not be returned.

 

VII.  Application Procedures

 

1、Visit http://apply.sjtu.edu.cn, register a new account according to the instruction, then log in to the online application system;

2、Select the Pre-University Program of Shanghai Jiao Tong University to apply;

3、Pay the application fee of CNY 800;

4、Applicant who gets admitted by Shanghai Jiao Tong University will need to prepay certain amount of tuition, and makes a confirmation in the online application system. The applicant also needs to mail hard copies of application materials to the following address: SJTU Pre-University Program Office, 4th Floor, The Main Building, 535 Fahuazhen Rd, Changning District  Shanghai

5、After the final review of the admitted student’s documents, SJTU international student center will issue the admission letter and visa application form (JW202) to the admitted student;

6、Applicant should apply for appropriate type of visa and come to SJTU to register at the required location within time limit.

 

* If an academically qualified candidate misses the first semester study, he or she can be enrolled in the second semester upon the evaluation of SJTU. For more information, please contact recruitment teachers. 

 

VIII.  Application Deadline

Program A/B: June 15, 2018

Transferred Students: December 31, 2018

 

IX.  Tuition

Program A/B: CNY 42,800

Transferred students: CNY 26,800

 

X.  Scholarship

    The prerequisite of the pre-university scholarship is that the candidate has not been awarded any other types of scholarship simultaneously.

    The pre-university scholarship will be awarded selectively based on the qualifications of the applicants.

 

 

XI.  Miscellaneous

    The minimum size of Program A/B is 10 students. If the number cannot be reached, the class will be cancelled and the fees will be refunded.

    Shanghai Jiao Tong University reserves the right of final explanation of all the policies related to pre-university program.

 

Contact

School of Continuing Education, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Address: 4th Floor, The Main Building, No. 535 Fahuazhen Rd., Changning District, Shanghai, China (Zip code 200052)

Tel: +86-21-61735374, +86-21-64785586 

Website: http://isc.sjtu.edu.cn, http://sce.sjtu.edu.cn/

Email: pre-university@sjtu.edu.cn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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