Local and foreign joint-venture colleges and universities offering language programs, undergraduate degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees in Shanghai.
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), a joint-venture for management education, was co-founded by the Chinese government and the European Union (EU) in 1994, with Shanghai Jiao Tong University and the EFMD serving as its executive partners. CEIBS has campuses in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Accra in Ghana, and Zurich in Switzerland. They offer MBA, Finance MBA, EMBA, Global EMBA, Hospitality EMBA, Executive Education and PhD programs. Renowned for its academic rigour, CEIBS is the first business school on the Chinese mainland to have been accredited by both EQUIS and AACSB and the only business school in Asia to have simultaneously made it to the Financial Times’ top 5 list of MBA and EMBA programs. 37% of the students are international students.
Originally established by the German government with the German Medical School, Tongji University has since become a major university with strong engineering, architecture, and business programs. Tongji attaches importance to internationalization and has cooperated with Germany, France, UK, USA, Japan, Canada, Italy, Spain and Finland in fields of education, technology and economics. A number of international joint programs have been established between the university and its counterparts in other countries, such as Sino-German College for Graduate Study and Sino-German College of Applied Sciences, which are sponsored by the Chinese and German governments, Sino-Italian Campus which is sponsored by the Chinese and Italian governments, Sino-French Institute of Engineering and Management cooperated with Paris Tech in France, Tongji-UNEP Institute of Environment for Sustainable Development cooperated with UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) and Tongji-Australian Institute of Technology.
hanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), as one of the higher education institutions which enjoy a long history and a world-renowned reputation in China, is a key university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education (MOE) of the People's Republic of China and co-constructed by MOE and Shanghai Municipal Government. Through some 120 years' unremitting efforts, SJTU has become a comprehensive, research-oriented, and internationalized top university in China. Today SJTU has 67 undergraduate programs covering 9 major disciplines: economics, law, literature, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management and arts.
A large prestigious research university with campuses in Minhang and Putuo, East China Normal University has over 22 schools, colleges, and institutes. ECNU offers doctoral programs in 30 of its first-level disciplines and master’s programs in 37 first-level disciplines, and is authorized to confer 20 professional master’s degrees and doctoral degree in education. It boasts 25 postdoctoral mobile research stations and 83 bachelor’s degree programs. They offer a typical Standard Chinese program and an intensive Chinese Program. Business Chinese Program is limited only to applicants holding a HSK Level 5 certification.
The Sino-British College, USST (SBC) is an international university college established as a Joint Venture (JV) by the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST) and nine partner universities of the Northern Consortium UK (NCUK), i.e. University of Bradford; University of Huddersfield; University of Leeds; Leeds Beckett University; Liverpool John Moores University; Manchester Metropolitan University; University of Salford; The University of Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam University.
Fudan is Shanghai's most prestigious university, with strong programs in the sciences, medicine, humanities, and research. It has four campuses across the city. Fudan offers many different types of international student programs, including degree-seeking programs (undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral programs), non-degree seeking programs (ordinary non-degree seeking, high-level non-degree seeking, research students, and short-term organization studies), and non-degree seeking language programs (language programs, summer Chinese classes, and Chinese language class auditing).
NYU Shanghai is China’s first Sino-US research university and the third degree-granting campus of the NYU Global Network. They were founded in 2012 by New York University and East China Normal University with the support of the city of Shanghai and the district of Pudong.
Shanghai Normal University (SHNU) is a comprehensive university with salient features of teacher training and particular strength in liberal arts. With over 40,000 students, SHNU has 18 colleges with 85 undergraduate disciplines related to 11 subjects covering philosophy, literature, pedagogy, history, law, economics, management theory, mathematics, engineering, agriculture and so on. SHNU has 154 Master's degree programs, 42 doctoral degree programs and 7 post-doctoral research centers. SHNU has two main campuses, Xuhui Campus and Fengxian Campus, covering an area of over 1.62 million square meters. International students in ICCS study and live on Xuhui Campus. Very close to Xujiahui, one of the most prosperous areas in Shanghai, SHNU boasts very convenient transportation in Shanghai.
University with its own Chinese language programs through the International Cultural Exchange School (ICES). It offers single semester and full-year programs for students of foreign nationalities. During July and August, they offer short-term summer studies and a Professional Chinese Business Immersion Program (PCI) for students who want an internship. There are also long-term programs about Chinese society and the Chinese economy, both in Mandarin, which you’ll need to have passed HSK Level 5 for. The program is divided into three different levels: fundamental, intermediate, and advanced.
Founded in 1956, Shanghai University of TCM,which was named Shanghai TCM College at the beginning, is one of the first four TCM higher education institutes since the foundation of the People’s Republic of China. Over the past 60 years, the university has always been home to many distinguished doctors.The education strategy emphasizingsolid mastery of TCM knowledge and practice along with deep understanding of modern science and traditional Chinese culturehas achieved remarkable results. The university takes close heed of frontierTCM technology and the critical demand of the country andcontinues tostrengthen international exchange & cooperation. The University currently has 8 affiliated hospitals. In the fourth round of evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Education, 3 programs including TCM, Chinese Materia Medica and Integrative Medicine were graded A+.
University teaching Chinese as a foreign language since the 1990s. They offer degree courses for students, and there are also full- and part-time courses for non-students. These courses focus on either business or comprehensive Chinese; the latter is a little cheaper per semester, and the former requires at least HSK4. There are also taught undergraduate and postgraduate programs in English, French, Chinese and medicine, with links to other global universities.
University offering degree programs as well as other long- and short-term options. The long-term, full-time options normally run for 17 weeks, beginning in March or September, covering either general, intensive or business Chinese. Short-term options are summer programs, weekend classes in business Chinese, and group programs on request. Some programs require prior knowledge of Chinese; for the short-term intermediate business program, for example, the university require students to have undergone at least one year of Chinese study. Extra-curricular and cultural activities are also organized for students.
Nordic Centre in Shanghai drives and facilitates collaboration between researchers and students in the five Nordic countries and China. Located at Fudan University in Shanghai, Nordic Centre has served as a vehicle for research and education within all kinds of disciplines since 1995.