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Undergraduate Program

  • Application Deadline :

    June 20, 2022

  • Term Begins :

    September, 2022

  • Duration :

    4 Years


1. Applicants must be holding a high school degree or above, non-Chinese citizens and in good health.

2. Applicants must be aged between 18 and 35; those who are under 18 should provide certificate of guardian who is in China.

3. Applicants should meet the language requirements

  • Chinese-taught Program: minimum requirements of HSK4 (a score of 210 or above for business/liberal/arts programs and a score of 190 or above for Engineering/Science programs). Those who is taught in Chinese in high school can provide the certificate for exemption from HSK scores.
  • English-taught Program: minimum requirements of TOEFL 70, or IELTS 5.5, or provide proof of English-taught program during previous study. Native English speakers do not need to submit the English Proficiency Certificate. TOEFL & TOEFL Mybest scores are both accepted (ECUST code: C473)

* According to regulations by Ministry of Education of the PRC, since 2021, applicants who immigrated to other countries from the Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao or Taiwan and acquired foreign nationality; or applicants whose parents are both Chinese nationals and have both settled abroad, or one of whose parents is a Chinese national and has settled abroad, thus has acquired foreign nationality at birth applying to study at universities or junior colleges as international students, should satisfy the following additional requirements: the applicants must hold valid foreign passport or other relevant international recognized documents for at least 4 years; meanwhile, in the latest 4 years (by each April 30th of the year of University registration), the applicants must live overseas for 2 years (living overseas for 9 months can be converted to 1 year, which is subject to the exit-entry stamp on visa.).


Application Documents

1. Copy of passport photo page.

2. Copy of high school diploma or equivalent certificate

** Prospective diploma recipients must submit an official document issued by the current school to prove the current study status and expected graduation date. If applicants are admitted, a scan copy of the graduation and degree certificate shall be sent before registration.

3. Transcripts of all courses in high school or results of international standardization test (A-LEVEL/IB/IGCSE/AP/SAT/ACT/BC/UEC/STPM etc.).

4. Proof of Chinese or English language proficiency (HSK certificate obtained on and after September 1st 2020 is valid.)

5. Study Plan (minimum of 600 words with introduction of yourself and your family, reasons for choosing ECUST and the major)

6. Non-criminal Record Certificate. If applicant is unable to get one at home country, please sign Non-criminal Record Affirmation. International students studying in China can submit a certificate of no bad performance issued by school.

7. Statement of Financial Support.

8. Copy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form. The original form should be kept by applicants. The physical examination must cover all of the items listed in the form. Incomplete forms or forms without the signature of the attending physician, or the official stamp of the hospital, or a sealed photograph of the applicant are considered as invalid. Please plan your physical examination schedule carefully as the result is valid for only 6 months.

9. Additional documents when necessary (applicants in design program should provide at least 1 art work)

** Visit https://ies.ecust.edu.cn/en/list.php?id=104 to download 6/7/8 forms.

** Only accept Chinese or English documents, if not, notarized copy of Chinese or English translation shall be provided. Application documents will not be returned, whether the application is successful or not.


Academic Highlights


Chemistry, Material Science, Engineering,Biology and Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Agriculture Science, Computer Science
According to the Essential Science Indicators (ESI) Database, 8 disciplines in ECUST rank top 1% in the world, namely Chemistry, Materials Science, Engineering, Biology and Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Agriculture Science, Computer Science, among of which Chemistry ranks top 1‰.
Chemical Engineering and Technology, Chemistry
The Chemical Engineering and Technology Program has successfully passed the review of American ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) in 2014 and becomes the first university in China that has passed the accreditation. Chemistry Program becomes the first university in China that has passed Sino-Russian Joint International Accreditation on the Specialty in Science.
School of Business
The School of Business was accredited by AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) for 5 years in 2020 and by Chinese Advanced Management Education Accreditation in 2014, becoming one of the first seven universities in China to pass this accreditation; received initial accreditation from AMBA (Association of MBAs) in 2011, and unconditionally reaccredited with a maximum five-year validity period in 2012 and 2017 respectively.
School of Art Design and Media
School of Art Design and Media is currently a member of Cumulus (the International Association of Universities and Colleges of Art, Design and Media), and has won many international design awards in recent years, such as the Red Dot Award, IF Award and other international design awards, as well as leading the direction of product and brand innovation design.


Undergraduate Programs 

(Except for the programs marked with *, other programs are only open to applicants who are currently in China or can enter China.)


 English-taught Programs


School of Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering and Technology *
Oil-Gas Storage and Transportation *
School of Information Science and Engineering Computer Science and Technology *
School of Resources and Environmental Engineering Environmental Engineering *
School of Business  International Economics and Trade *


Chinese-taught Programs


Schools and Websites Majors
School of Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering and Technology *
Oil-Gas Storage and Transportation *
School of Biotechnology Biological Engineering
Biology Science
Biology Technology
Food Science and Technology
Food Quality and Safety
School of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering Chemistry
Applied Chemistry  *
Materials Chemistry
Fine Chemistry
School of Pharmacy Pharmaceutical Engineering
Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Materials Science and Engineering Inorganic Non-metallic Materials Engineering
Polymer Materials and Engineering
Composite Materials and Engineering
New Energy Materials and Devices
School of Resources and Environmental Engineering Energy and Power Engineering *
School of Mechanical and Power Engineering Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation  *
Material Formation and Control Engineering
Process Equipment and Control Engineering
School of Information Science and Engineering Electrical Engineering and Automation
Information Engineering
Computer Science and Technology
Software Engineering *
Artificial Intelligence
Robot Engineering
Intelligent Science and Technology
School of Mathematics Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
Information and Computing Science
School of Physics Applied Physics
Optoelectronic Information Science and Engineering
School of Art Design and Media Industrial Design *
Landscape Architecture *
Visual Communication Design *
Environmental Design *
Product Design *
Digital Media Art *
School of Foreign Languages English
School of Law Law
School of Social and Public Administration             Social work
Public Service Administration
Labor and Social Security
School of Business
Business Administration *
Human Resource Management
Financial Management
Information Management and Information System
Engineering Management
Logistics Management



For New Students

1. Chinese Government Scholarship(CGS, Type A, Chinese-taught programs only)

Bilateral Program/ EU Program/ Sino-US Degree Study Program, etc.

(1) Apply to the dispatching authorities for overseas study in your home country for CGS opportunities;

(2) Contact College of International Education to obtain a Pre-Admission Notice;

(3) Visit http://www.campuschina.org (CGS Information Management System for International Students) to submit the online application, select East China University of Science and Technology for Application Institution I, submit all of your application documents to the dispatching authorities before the deadline, download the <Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship> and sign for confirmation. 

2. Shanghai Government Scholarship(SGS, Type B)

Visit http://study.edu.sh.gov.cn/apply/ (Study in Shanghai Website) to submit application online, download the <Shanghai Government Scholarship Application form for International Student> and sign for confirmation.

3. Shanghai Government Scholarship (1+4 program, Chinese-taught programs only)

Please be sure to mark out “I would like to apply for Shanghai Government Scholarship (1+4 program)” in Section of Application Checklist –No 5. Study Plan.

4. ECUST CIE Dean Scholarship

Visit https://ies.ecust.edu.cn/msg.php?id=522 to download the application form and sign for confirmation. 

* Please make sure all of them have been signed, before uploading all scholarship application forms to ECUST online system.

* Please refer to the CGS official website and the notice from your home country’s local international student dispatch department which is in charge of CGS opportunity, to learn more about application details and requirements of CGS-Type A.

* The information of SGS-Type B, 1+4 program and ECUST CIE Dean Scholarship will be notified separately.


For Current Students

1.    ECUST Outstanding International Student Scholarship

2.    ECUST International Student Enterprise Scholarship

How to Apply


Teaching Venue

Courses of the first, second and third year of undergraduate study are taught on Fengxian campus; Courses of the fourth year of undergraduate study are taught on Xuhui campus. Part of courses are taught on Xuhui Campus in accordance with the arrangement of different majors. ECUST school bus is available to international students.

Tuition & Fees

Application Fee 600RMB
TuitionYear 22000RMB
InsuranceYear 800RMB
Accommodation Fee For Single Room(Semester 9800RMB

1. Application fee is non-refundable, which should be paid when submitting the application materials.

2. Tuition should be paid annually at one time upon registration at the beginning of eachacademic year.

Online Payment

Wechat/ Alipay/ VISA/ Mastercard/ JCB

(Handling fees at your own expense)

Bank Transfer


Account No. :                   033296-08017003862

Bank Name :                     Agricultural Bank of China, Xuhui District, Caoxi Sub-branch

Bank Address :                 30 Tian Yao Qiao Road, Shanghai, China

SWIFT Code :                 ABOCCNBJ090   

Remittance Remarks :      APPLICATION NUMBER

Contact Us

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East China University of Science and Technology

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Postal code:200237

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