Shanghai Jiao Tong University / 上海交通大学




Number of students 5 (Updated October 30, 2019)
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. Students of Chinese nationality are not eligible to apply.
Period of study September 2020 - July 2021
Location 800 Dongchuan Rd., Shanghai 200240, P.R.China
University profile Established in 1896 as Nan Yang College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University is one of the first national institutions of higher learning in China. The name "Jiao Tong" comes from the book Yi Jing. Literally, "Jiao" means unite and "Tong" means harmony. Today SJTU has 31 schools (departments), 63 undergraduate programs, 250 masters-degree programs, 203 Ph.D. programs, 28 post-doctorate programs, and 11 state key laboratories and national engineering research centers. Its total enrollment of students amounts to 37,452, of which over 5,900 are international students. There are 19,632 undergraduates. Students from SJTU have won top prizes in various competitions, including ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, International Mathematical Contest in Modeling and Electronics Design Contests.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students List of Courses in English:
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students School of Medicine and MBA/IMBA/EMBA/MIB programs of Antai College
Graduate programs open to exchange students
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students School of Medicine and MBA/IMBA/EMBA/MIB programs of Antai College
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.0
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG)
Students who wish to take classes in Chinese: HSK Level 5
Students who wish to take classes in English: IELTS 6.0 or TOFEL iBT 90 is recommended
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar 2020 FALL SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Mid-September, 2020
  Classes end: Mid-January, 2021
  Classes begin: Late February, 2021
  Classes end: Late June, 2021
Important university website for exchange students
Scholarship information Students are eligible to apply for the BXAI scholarship.
Dormitory information Housing is guaranteed. SJTU has two main campuses: Minhang & Xuhui.
Other information Exchange students are free to choose Chinese language courses for 8 class hours/week, consisting of various levels of learning and training, which is normally one or two modules from the intensive Chinese language program. Courses usually start the first week of each semester.