The Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship is open to eligible applicants applying to go on exchange to this institution in Semester 2, 2018. Apply now!

 Multiple $5,000 - $7,000 grants are available through the New Colombo Plan for students going on exchange in semester 1, 2018 to China. 

Shanghai Jiao Tong University
City: Shanghai
Approximate semester dates: Semester 1 (Fall Semester): September - January
Semester 2 (Spring Semester): February - June
Language of instruction: Chinese, English
Full time load equivalent: Regular courses: Minimum 10 credits per semester
Chinese Language Program: at least 8-hour lectures per week
  • Fields of Study Available:

English-taught courses available in (can be limited in some subject areas): 

  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics and Anatomy
  • Economics and Management offered by Antai College (Latest course profiles can be downloaded here. Spring 2016 course list here. Fall 2015 course list here.) 
  • English Literature
  • International Relations
  • Media and Design
  • Life Sciences and Biotechnology
  • Law: Download the Law courses taught in English offered by KoGuan Law School here and view the course information online here. Undergraduate students may be allowed to enrol in the SHJT Law courses normally targeted at Master/PhD students, subject to having completed the prerequisite requirements. Please contact UQ Abroad for details. 

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study: Medicine, MBA/IMBA/EMBA/MIB programs offered by Antai College
Approximate living expenses:

RMB 12,000 per semester

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Additional information:

Minimum GPA of 5.0

SJTU Information Sheet 2016/17

All incoming exchange students can study free Chinese language courses at the beginner level (1-2 courses up to 8 hours per week). 

Students are required to have at least HSK Level 5 to attend regular undergraduate courses taught in Chinese. 

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SJTU International Student Services

Students studying regular courses would not be able to study Chinese language courses offered by the School of International Education, as the School is located in Xuhui Campus (about 1.5 hours from the main campus - Minhang Campus).

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