Fudan University / 復旦大学


Fudan Fudan
Number of students 1
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or a graduate program
Period of study September 2017 - July 2018
Location 220 Han Dan Road, Shanghai, P.R. China
University profile Fudan was established in 1905 and it has enjoyed high academic reputation both in China and around the world. It comprises 17 schools and 4 departments. The university has 57 research institutions, 80 interdisciplinary research centres and 10 attached hospitals. Fudan has nearly 30,000 students, 2,300 academic staff, of which 1,480 are professors and associate professors. Fudan Handan Campus is located in the north of Shanghai, about 45 minutes away from Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Its campus occupies an area of over 3 million square meters. It has over 130 laboratories with advanced instruments and large-scale equipment. The university library has a collection of 4.33 million volumes and is subscribed to 25,000 journals. The Department of Chinese Language and Literature has a language lab, modern literature research room and research room of Chinese traditional culture.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students All. Exchange student are enrolled as "普通進修生" (putong jinxiusheng) and the putong jinxiusheng can enroll in every department.
Course information in Chinese: http://www.jwc.fudan.edu.cn/9416/list.htm
Course information in English: http://www.fao.fudan.edu.cn/1619/list.htm

There are two categories for undergraduate exchange student.
(1)General Advanced student refers to non-degree students who study in specific majors instead of studying pure Chinese language. Students need to clarify subject or field of study in the application form. Courses may be taught in Chinese or English. Students may take 4 hours a week of Chinese language courses (electives)
(2)Language Student refers to students who study pure Chinese Language in language school (International Cultural Exchange School, ICES in short).
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Some specific programs in department, such as "Chinese Economy and Business" and "Chinese Society and Culture" at International Cultural Exchange School.
Graduate programs open to exchange students All except below.
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students MBA, LLM, and Medical School
Minimum GPA (UG) None, but students must show strong acdemic commitment and performance.
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG)
Students who wish to take classes instructed in Chinese: HSK Level 6 (score above 220) (new)
Students who wish to take classes instructed in English: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 (no items below 6.0)
Students who wish to be enrolled as "Language Student": At least A2 Level (CEFR)
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar
  Classes begin: Early September, 2016
  Exams end: Mid-January, 2017
  Classes begin: Late Febrary, 2017
  Exams end: Early July, 2017
Important university website for exchange students http://www.fao.fudan.edu.cn/exchangein
Scholarship information A monthly stipend (RMB 1,100) and boarding fee waiver is available for one student. Utilities are not included.
Dormitory information http://iso.fudan.edu.cn/en/house.htm
Students of Chinese nationality are not eligible to apply on-campus housing.