Xi'an Jiatong-Liverpool University, China

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China: Suzhou


Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a truly unique institution in China, jointly founded by the University of Liverpool (UK) and Xi'an Jiaotong University (China).

Established in 2006, our University has grown rapidly over the last six years. We now have 7,000 students on campus with a further 2,000 studying at Liverpool for their final two years of study.

Students are recruited from all over the world for undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, and Chinese language programs. Degrees are in the subject areas of Architecture, Urban Planning, Engineering, Computer Science, Management, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Biological and Chemical Science, English, and Communications.

Chinese Language study is available during both fall and spring semesters, as well as the new Chinese Language / Chinese Language and Business summer programs.


English-taught degree programmes:
* 30 undergraduate degree programmes and 20 Masters degree programmes

Learn Mandarin Chinese:
* During your degree: Free courses as part of your degree
* Summer Schools; Chinese Language / Business and Chinese
* During semesters: Fall and Spring

World-class international learning environment:
* 450 academic staff members from 45 countries
* 7,000 students on campus, 2,000 studying at the University of Liverpool

UK degree from the University of Liverpool:
* Undergraduate students receive two degrees (from XJTLU and from the University of Liverpool)
* Masters students receive a University of Liverpool degree

Located in Suzhou (SIP), China:
* 4th largest economy in China (in terms of GDP)
* A modern international city which maintains its cultural heritage
* Lower living cost compared to neighboring Shanghai (25 minutes away by high-speed train)

Great career prospects:
* 50% of graduates go on to do Master’s and PhD’s at universities ranking within the global top 100
* Graduates have gained employment in world-leading companies, such as HSBC, Ernst & Young, and Morgan Stanley


Academic Year, Summer, Spring, Fall


Academic Year: September-June

Degrees Available

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Doctorate
  • Masters
  • Bachelors
  • MBA
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Subject Areas

  • Accounting
  • Architecture
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Business
  • Business Admin. & Management
  • Business Management
  • Business Studies Grad Level
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese Language
  • City And Regional Planning
  • Computer Science / It
  • Economics
  • Electronics
  • Engineering
  • Engineering (civil)
  • Engineering (computer)
  • Engineering (electrical)
  • English
  • English As A Second Language
  • Environmental Sci. (atmosph.)
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance
  • Health Administration
  • Industrial Design
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Languages / Linguistics
  • Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing, Ad., & Pr
  • Mathematics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Public Health
  • Science
  • Spanish
  • Statistics
  • Telecommunications
  • Tesol
  • Town And Country Planning
  • Urban & Regional Planning

Cost in US$:

Undergaduate: RMB80,000 (approx. USD13,00) per year / Postgraduate: RMB90,000 (approx. USD14,500) per 18-month programme

Program Fees Include:

Tuition fee.

Credit Available


Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Scholarships are Available

Entry Scholarship: RMB 35,000 (around USD 5,550)

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Transcript
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

7 days

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Job and Internship Network