Shanghai Jiaotong University – SJTU

Contact

Name

Peter Hartges

Tsinghua Program

Phone

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+49 241 80 90683

Email

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Profile

Shanghai Jiao Tong University is one of the oldest universities in China. It is governed by the Chinese Ministry of Education and is thus the recipient of public funding programs. This is evident in its facilities. Jiao Tong University is distributed among five locations within Shanghai. Shanghai Jiao Tong University is comparable to RWTH Aachen with regards to the number of students and partnerships with industry partners.

 
General Information

Country

China

City

Shanghai

Founded

1896

Number of Students

57000

Websites

Shanghai Jiaotong University

International Office at Shanghai Jiaotong University

Joint Master Degree Program in Biomedical Engineering (incl. ample scholarships program)

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

University partnership

Who can apply?

Bachelor students in the 3rd semester or higher (study abroad from the 5th semester)
Master students
Doctoral candidates

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

One to two semesters

Time of Stay

Winter or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

five

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

Winter semester: Beginning of September to the end of January
Summer semester: Beginning of March to the end of June

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes:

School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil Engineering

School of Mechanical Engineering

School of Electronic, Information and Electrical Engineering

Department of Mathematics

Department of Physics

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

School of Life Science and Biotechnology

Antai College of Economics & Management

School of Foreign Languages

Course Offerings

Courses held in English

Courses held in English (Graduate Courses, Spring Semester 2015)

Courses held in English (Undergraduate Courses, Spring Semester 2015)

Undergraduate

Graduate

Language Courses

Language Courses

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application At least good academic performance
Language Requirements

Very good English skills

Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

December 15: 1-2 semesters starting the winter semester of the upcoming academic year

August 15: 1 semester starting the summer semester of the upcoming academic year – only for allocation of remaining spots

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Average Cost of Living 300 to 500 euros
Funding Possibilities

Scholarship Program of the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung and the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

BAföG for abroad
RWTH scholarship database
DAAD scholarship database
PROMOS scholarships abroad
Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations Support from the partner university: Yes
Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Experience Reports See the experience reports at Moveonline Exchange
Additional Information

SJTU Fact Sheet 2019/20 (en)

Application Guidance

Welcome Guide for Exchange Students

Foreign Office

DAAD

China

Master Program in Low Carbon Environment and Low Carbon Energy, including a Full Scholarship