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  • 2019

Chinese-instructed Postgraduate Programsfor International Students (2019)

Why Chongqing?

²  Chongqing, as the only municipality in western China, is an economic center on the upper reaches of Yangtze River, also one of the 5 central cities in China.

²  Chongqing, located at the Y-shaped passway junction of the Belt and Road and the Yangtze River Economic Belt, is an important modern manufacturing base and a comprehensive logistic hub in southwestern China.

²  Chongqing is a famous city with fantastic history and cultures, also a tourist resort with unique landscape and beautiful scenery. Tourist attractions include Three Gorges, Dazu Rock Carvings, Wulong, Hongyadong, etc.

²  Chongqing is a home to delicious cuisine and foods: Hot pot, Sichuan cuisine, Chongqing spicy noodles and many other foods well known at home and abroad;

²  Chongqing is a livable and dynamic city where you can enjoy high quality life at relatively lower cost.


Why Chongqing University?

²  One of the top 1% universities in China:

¬   A key comprehensive university directly under the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China

¬   One of the State “211” Project and “985” Project universities

¬   One of the 36 top universities enlisted on the National “World-Class University” Initiative (Category A)

²  A wide range of programs offered in 10 disciplines including science, engineering, economics, management, law, literature, history, philosophy, education and art.

²  Beautiful campuses with modern facilities for learning, research and living.

²  Excellent locationwith well-equipped amenities and convenient transportation.


Full-time postgraduate education at Chongqing University:

¬   Duration of programs: 2-3 years

¬   Language of instruction: Chinese (for English-instructed programs, please refer to http://study.cqu.edu.cn/HOME/ADMISSION/Degree_Programs/Master_Programs/English_Taught_Master_Programs.htm)

¬   Graduation and degree awards: Students who have completed all required coursesmeeting the graduation requirements, will be awarded with the corresponding master's degree and graduation diploma.



1. Non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport.

2. With abachelor's degree, meeting the academic requirements of the applied major.

3. In good physical and mental health, be under 45 years old at the time of admission.

4. Chinese language proficiency: HSK 4 (with score over 180) or equivalent (Programs in Business and Economics require HSK 5 with score over 180 or equivalent; Program in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages requires HSK 5 with score over 180 and HSKK Intermediate level with score over 60.).  


Application Documents

1. Personal information page of passportThe passport shall have a minimum validity of one year. For applicants who are already in China, a photocopy of Visa or Residence Permit with entry customs stamps should be provided as well.

2. Bachelor’s degree diploma: Applicants shall submit bachelor’s degree diploma. Prospective diploma recipients shall submit a certificate of expected graduation issued by the university that will issue the diploma.

3. Academic transcripts of undergraduate study

4. Proof of Chinese language proficiency: Score report of HSK level (within the validity) or other Chinese language proficiency proof.

5. A Personal Statement:No less than 800 words, stating your basic personal information, hobbies and expertise, motivation, study plan, etc.

6. Two academic recommendation letters from professors or associate professors with their signatures and contact information.

7. Financial statement or bank statement:The available balance should be no less than RMB 40,000.

8. Physical examination form:The form could be downloadedvia the university website (http://study.cqu.edu.cn/info/1494/1414.htm) and shall be filled by the physicianin English. The medical examinations shall cover all items listed in the form. Forms with incomplete records/without the signature of the physician /without the official stamp in the photo and the last column will be considered as invalid. Please carefully plan your physical examination schedule, as the result is valid for only 6 months.

9. Study or Work certificateFor applicants who are currently studying or working in an institution, a Certificate of Enrollment or Employment issued by the institution is required.

10. Certificate of Non-criminal record (applicants who are currently studying or working in an institution could submit a Certificate of Good Conduct issued by the institution as a replacement).

11. Other supporting materials required by the specific program.

Note:All the above documents should be photocopies of the original Chinese or English version. If the original copy is in a different language, a notarized translated copy in Chinese or English must be submitted; as to the certificate issued by the school, the name and contact information of the certifier shall be affixed as well as the official seal of the school. Pleases bring all the original copies for school registration.


Application and Recruitment Procedures

1.       Online Application

1)     Create and activate an account in our online application system at (https://cqu.17gz.org/member/login.do).

2)     Fill in the application form and upload required supporting documents (colored scanned copy of the original version).

3)     Pay the application fee (400 RMB, non-refundable) online and submit the application.

2.       Evaluation and Admission

1)     Review applicants’ qualification and document.

2)     Review and assess applicants’ language proficiency and academic performance (usually by interview).

3)     Send admission documents to the admitted students.

Note: Applicants shall check their application status in the online application system or check their registered email for updates and application results. 


Fees (RMB)

Application Fee


Tuition Fee (Per Year)

Liberal Arts


Sci., Eng. Econ., Busin, Law


Film, Arts


On-Campus Accommodation

Single Room



Double Room



Insurance (Per Year)



Application Deadline

May 31st, 2019


Contact Information

International Student Admission Office

Address: Room 324, Main Building, Campus A of Chongqing University, No.174 Shazheng Street, Shapingba District, Chongqing, P.R.China, 400044

Tel: +86-23-65111001

Fax: +86-23-65111067

Website: http://study.cqu.edu.cn/

List of Chinese-instructed Postgraduate Programs for International Students (2019) 




School   of Public Affairs

Theoretical   Economics

With a good   mathematical foundation


Regional Economics

Industrial Economics

International Trade

Public Management

School   of Economics and Business Administration

Practical Economics

With a good   mathematical foundation



Managerial Science   & Engineering

Business   Administration


School   of Construction Management and Real Estate

Construction Management

With civil   engineering, constructional engineering, environmental engineering and other   engineering background or economic and management background

Regional Economics

Project Management

Project Finance and Cost Management

Technology Economy and Management

Land Resources Management

School of Foreign   Languages and Cultures

Curriculum&   Methodology

Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages

Foreign Language   & Literature


College of Arts

Music& Dancing

Fine Arts


Design Art

College   of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical   Engineering

With a good   mathematical foundation

Logistics   Engineering

College   of Optoelectronic Engineering

Optical Engineering

With a good   mathematical foundation

Instrument Science   and Technology

College   of Materials Science and Engineering

Material Science   & Engineering

With the professional   background in Material Engineering

School of Electrical   Engineering

Electrical   Engineering

With the professional   background in Electrical Engineering

School of Microelectronics Communication Engineering

Electronics and   Communication Engineering

With communication /   electronic / electrical engineering or related professional background

School of Automation

Control Science and   Engineering

With a good   mathematical foundation

Traffic Information   Engineering & Control

Control Engineering   (professional degree)

College of Computer   Science

Computer Science and   Technology

With a good   mathematical foundation

Computer Technology   (professional degree)

School of Architecture and Urban Planning


With relevant   backgrounds in architecture, urban and rural planning, and landscape   architecture

Urban and Rural   Planning

Landscape   Architecture

School of Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

School of Urban construction and Environmental   Engineering

Environmental   Engineering (professional degree)

With relevant   backgrounds in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Civil   Engineering, Ecology, Building Environment, etc.

School of Chemistry   and Chemical Engineering


With a good   mathematical foundation

Chemical Engineering   and Technology

School of   Bioengineering College


With a good   mathematical foundation

Biomedical   Engineering

Bioengineering   (professional degree)

College of Resources   and Environmental Science


With a good   mathematical foundation

Mining Engineering

Environmental   Science and Engineering

Safety Science and   Engineering

Meishi Film Academy

Drama and Film   Studies

Film (professional   degree)

Radio   &Television (professional degree)

Law School


With a bachelor's   degree in law

School of Big Data &Software Engineering

Software Engineering

School of Journalism   and Communication

Journalism and   Communication

With relevant   backgrounds innews, communication, media, literature and history political and economic law, English, translation, teaching   Chinese as a foreign language, etc.

School of Life   Science


With relevant   backgrounds in biology

College of physics


With a good   mathematical foundation

Institute for Advanced Studies   in Humanities and Social Sciences


Politics&   Economic& Law

Law (Moral -   political - legal philosophy)

Chinese Language and   Literature

Chinese History

College of Aerospace   Engineering


With academicbackground   in the field of engineering mechanics

Aerospace Science   and Technology

Withacademic   background in aviation engineering

College of   Automotive Engineering

Vehicle Engineering

With a good   mathematical foundation

Power Machinery and   Engineering





1.    The programs listed above are subject to adjustment. Please refer to the finalized information accordingly after the official enrollment.

2.    The programs related to science, engineering, architecture and management, etc. need a good foundation of mathematics.Please select a suitable program to apply accordingly.