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Admission at Hunan University

 
Why HNU
 
A university affiliated to the Ministry of Education of China
A university included in "Project 211" and "Project 985" for priority investment and construction
A time-honored university tracing back to Yuelu Academy founded in 976 A.D.
A university located in picturesque surroundings with rich natural resources
Most programs in engineering can be instructed in English
Scholarship opportunities for 10% of the applicants
 
 Programs Open to Foreign Applicants
 
4-Year Undergraduate Program: A diploma and a bachelor’ degree are awarded upon the completion of all required courses and successful thesis-defense .
3-Year Master Program: A diploma and a master’s degree are awarded after the acquisition of full credits and successful thesis- defense. Courses are instructed in both English (international class) and Chinese.
3-Year Doctoral Program: A diploma and a doctoral degree are awarded after the acquisition of full credits and success in both research work and dissertation defense.
General Advanced Study: A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of designated undergraduate courses.
Senior Advanced Study: The applicants, holders of a master degree or above, do research or take courses under the instruction of their supervisors for a period of one year or longer, depending on the actual situation. A certificate of completion is awarded at the end of the period.
Chinese Language Courses: A certificate of completion is awarded upon the successful completion of Chinese language course study.
Chinese Culture Courses: Courses are tailor-made for groups or individuals intending to stay in China for a short period of time either to learn Chinese culture or to have field practice. The subjects involved are Chinese history, culture, language, politics, economics, law, environment, etc. The languages of instruction are Chinese, English, Japanese, and so on. These courses aim at exposing the students to Chinese history, culture and the current situations of China.
Short-term Classes on Huxiang Culture:1-week to 8-week programs which expose students to Huxiang Culture enable them to learn basic Chinese, to experience the profound Huxiang Culture and to enjoy the pleasure to study together with Chinese students. Outdoor activities and visits are arranged besides indoor classes.
 
Application Information
 
Standard Tuition
 Fees for Self-Financed Students (for the Year 2009)
Programs
Tuition fee
Application fee
Undergraduate Program
Arts: 15,000
Science and Engineering: 17,000
400
Master Program
Arts: 19,000
Science and Engineering: 21,000
400
Doctoral Program
Arts: 24,000
Science and Engineering: 26,000
400
General Advanced Study
Arts: 18,000
Science and Engineering: 20,000
400
Senior Advanced Study
Arts: 22,000/
Science and Engineering: 24,000
400
Chinese Language Courses
15,000
400
Chinese Culture Courses
Depending on actual programs
400
Short-term Classes on Huxiang Culture
Depending on actual programs
400
Notes:
a. Fees for master and doctoral programs taught in English are higher than the fees shown above;
b. Application fee is not to be refunded.
 
Qualifications and Deadline of Application
Any non-Chinese citizen holding a valid foreign passport who wishes to come to study at Hunan University may apply directly to the Overseas Students' Office of the College of International Studies, Hunan University.
 
Programs
Qualifications
Deadline
Undergraduate Program
Graduate of senior high school or equivalent
July 1
Master Program
Holder of bachelor's degree or equivalent
July 1
Doctoral Program
Holder of master's degree or equivalent
July 1
General Advanced Study
Sophomore or above
December 15 for those who wish to register in February of the coming year
June 15 for those who wish to register in September of the same year
Senior Advanced Study
Holder of master's degree or above
Chinese Language Courses
Graduate of senior high school or equivalent
Chinese Culture Courses
Anyone who is interested in Chinese culture
Applications are accepted at any time
Short-term Classes on Huxiang Culture
Anyone who is interested in Huxiang culture
Applications are accepted at any time
 
Procedures of Application
   Visit admission@126.com for Application Form for International Students of Hunan University. Mail a hard copy of the application form to the Overseas Students' Office of the College of International Studies, Hunan University, together with the following documents.
 
1. Application Form for International Students of Hunan University;
2. Diploma and/or certificate and transcripts;
3. Photocopy of the passport (the photo page);
4. Applicants for master's and doctoral degree and advanced scholar program must provide letters of recommendation by two full professors or associate professors.
 
Note: All documents, if not in Chinese or English, must be translated into English or Chinese and notarized.
 
Contact:
Email: admission@126.com
Tel: 0086-571-88165708