About Tongji

Tongji University (Tongji) — public non-profit university. It is located in Shanghai, China. Tongji is working together with China-EU Cluster, Global Partnership Network.

This is one of the best universities in the world. Judged by 13 aspects of Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE), it conquered 50 place among top institutions.

Tongji offers bachelor and master programs in different fields of study.

Location
Shanghai, China
Establishment year
1907
Students
30,525
International students
5,189
Female students
48%
Rating THE 2022
#50

Tongji tuition fees

The academic calendar at Tongji is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in China. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at Tongji are different for locals and foreigners. China citizens pay 147 USD per year, while international students pay a minimum of 3,471 USD. The university has several financial aid programs that help students cover part of the cost of education. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.

When choosing an educational institution, it is necessary to take into account additional costs: accommodation, transportation, educational materials, meals and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
Semesters
Financial Aidallowances and other types of social assistance
Yes
Bachelor
Local
147 USD/year
Foreign
4,678 USD/year
Master
Local
5,398 USD/year
Foreign
3,471 USD/year

Bachelor degree at Tongji

Before applying to the university, you need to pass an exam for knowledge of the English language. The university accepts the results of IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score is 6.5. The TOEFL score is not lower than 84.

IELTS
6.5
TOEFL iBT
84

Master's degree at Tongji

In order to enroll at Tongji for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score for admission is 6. TOEFL — 80 or higher.

IELTS
6
TOEFL iBT
80
TOEFL PBT
550

Tongji campus

The city campus of Tongji provides students with countless opportunities for work and recreation — from sitting in a coffee shop with a laptop to internships at large companies. Shanghai has a well developed entertainment infrastructure, but the rhythm of the big city can be distracting for some students. The university has a functioning library. In addition to educational materials in various scientific areas, it contains a collection of classical and contemporary literature. Not only locals study at Tongji, but also students from other countries. This is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the culture of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.

Campus Type
Urban
Library
Yes

What to do after graduation

There are many options to stay in the country after completing your studies at the university. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Detailed information can be found on the embassy website. Look for more immigration options in our article.

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Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
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to  24,550 USD
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