Admission Brochure for International Students

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Brief Introduction to Shenzhen University Founded in 1983, Shenzhen University is a young energetic university, the only state-authorized comprehensive university in Shenzhen. National Code: 10590. Shenzhen has a population of 12 millions and is one of the most dynamic economic cities in China. It has been rated as an international garden-like city by the UN, and Shenzhen University has its reputation as “garden in the garden”. There are 22 colleges in Shenzhen University, which offers 54 undergraduate programs, 71 graduate programs and 3 doctoral programs, with 20, registered undergraduate students, 1600 000 graduate students, and over 1300 international students every year. Shenzhen University has first-rate facilities and highly qualified teaching staff, and can provide good conditions for higher education. Shenzhen University has presently established intercollegiate cooperative relations with more than 30 oversea universities like Queen’s University (UK), University of Memphis (USA), Ritsumeikan University (Japan) , Hankook University of Foreign Studies (Korea) and so on. International Student Education 1. Language Students: studying duration from 0.5 to maximum 2 years; school starts in every February and September. Students will be divided into courses in different levels (beginner’s, elementary, intermediate, and advanced) according to the Chinese language level, with small-class teaching style. 2. Undergraduate Students: 4-year program; school starts in September every year (for information concerning majors, please refer to the school website: www.szu.edu.cn) 3. Graduate Students: 3-year program; school starts in September every year (for information concerning majors, please refer to the school website: www.szu.edu.cn) 4. Ph. D student: 3-year program; school starts in September every year. 5. Chinese Culture Studying Students: apply 2 months ahead; schedule and syllabus will be arranged according to the students’ need. Qualification of Applicants Student Type Language Students Undergraduate Students Qualification of Applicants Formal schooling of high school level or higher Formal schooling of high school level or higher Materials to be submitted A. Final schooling certificate and schooling records (the copies should be notarized) A. Final schooling certificate and schooling records (the copies should be notarized) B. Grade Six or above certificate of HSK examination (copies are acceptable)
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Graduate Students

Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent educational level

A. B.

C. Ph. D Student Bachelor’s degree A. B. C. Research & Study Students Bachelor's degree or reached the equivalent educational level

Degree Certificate or Diploma Recommendation letters from two scholars of associate professor or higher Grade Six or above certificate of HSK examination (copies are acceptable) Master’s degree certificate and diploma(photocopy) Recommendation letters from two professors or associate professors HSK certificate of grade 9-11 (photocopy)

A. Final schooling certificate and schooling records (the copies should be notarized)

P.S. All applicants must submit following materials: Shenzhen University Application Form of International Students, A copy of the applicant's passport, Final schooling certificate and schooling records (the copies should be notarized), Application fee 250 RMB or 30USD. Application Procedure All applicants need to contact the Admission Office of the Chinese Department for International Students, Shenzhen University. 1. Get an application form from the Admission Office or download it from Shenzhen University website. (www.szu.edu.cn) 2. Submit to the Admission Office the following materials: the completed application form, a copy of your passport and final schooling certificate, as well as the application fee US$ 30 remit to the following bank account: Beneficiary: Financial & Accounting Centre, Shenzhen University Bank: China Everbright Bank Shenzhen Zhenxing Subbranch Account No: 087817121400304000144 (USD) 087817120100304001614 (RMB) 3. We will send admitted applicants a letter of acceptance and a JW202 form (for visa application) 4 weeks before the register date. 4. Admitted applicants will be sent a letter of acceptance and a JW202 form (for visa application) which can be used as evidence for the local Chinese consulate or Embassy to process student visas for study in China.

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5. Admitted applicants need to take the letter of acceptance and the JW 202 form with them when they come to register in the Chinese Department for International Students. If they are unable to get the visa on time, they should contact our department for further arrangement With the permission, they could come to Shenzhen University with a tourist visa or visitor visa, which should be valid for at least two months. Our staff will help get student visas in China. Contact Add.: Chinese Department for International Students, Room 340, Office Building, Shenzhen University, Guangdong, China Contact Person: Ms. Li Yaying, Ms. Liao Wensui, Ms. Wang Weiwei Zip: 518060 Tel.: 0086-755-2655 8894, 2655 7139 Fax: 0086-755-26558894, 2655 7020 E-mail: szulxs@szu.edu.cn Website: http://www.szu.edu.cn, http://www1.szu.edu.cn

Costs A. Tuition fee Student Type Language Students Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Ph. D Student Research & Study Students Liberal Arts 8800 RMB/semester 8800 RMB /semester 10100 RMB /semester 10000 RMB/semester 2500 RMB/month 10100 RMB/semester 11500 RMB/semester 11750 RMB/semester Science and Technology

You can pay USD or HKD according to the latest exchange rate. B. Textbooks Depends on different majors, proximately 200 RMB person per semester C. Accommodations Two international students’ dormitory buildings on campus, with a favorable price Room Type Room Facilities Cost
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Twin Room

Bathroom, shower, color-TV, refrigerator, telephone, internet access Bathroom, shower, color-TV, refrigerator, telephone, internet access

3980RMB/semester/person

Single Room

6500 RMB/semester/person

Summer course: twin room: 1050 RMB/4 weeks/person, 1850 RMB/7 weeks/person; Single room: 1500 RMB/4 weeks/person, 2650 RMB/7 weeks/person P.S. The dormitory building has public meeting room, reading room, coffee room, laundry and microwave ovens. 3 Application fee 300 RMB yuan per person F. Food With an IC card in the students’ canteen, 15-20 RMB per person per day Study Duration and Certificates Offered Student Type Language Students Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Ph. D Student Summer Course Research & Study Students Study Duration 0.5-2 years 4 years 3 years 3 years 4 or 7 weeks 1-4 weeks Certificates Offered Certificate Diploma/Bachelor’s degree Diploma/Master’s degree Diploma/Ph. D degree Certificate Research Certificate Others Passed grades Passed grades Passed grades Passed grades Passed grades Passed grades

P.S. Language study certificates will be issued by the Chinese Department for International Students; Research Certificates will be issued by particular college; diploma and degree will be issued by Shenzhen University. How to get to Shenzhen University 1. If you come to Shenzhen via Hongkong, after the entry procedure, you can get bus ticket at Counter A10 or Counter B6 in Hongkong International Airport. Then the bus will take you to Huanggang Custom for the procedures of exit Hongkong and Entry of mainland China. 2. Take other buses or taxi to Huanggang Custom and after the exit procedure, you can take Bus 362 (about 6 RMB) or taxi (about 60 RMB) to the International Students’ Dorm of Shenzhen University. 3. You can also take a ferry directly from HK International Airport to Shekou Port (about 30 minutes), and then take Bus 113, 329 or Mini Bus 433 to Shenzhen University. Taxi is available too for about 30 RMB. Detail procedures as follow: in the arrival hall of HK
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International Airport, go to Zhujiang Ferry counter and buy a ferry ticket to Shekou, then do your entry procedure, afterwards to the waiting hall for luggage reconfirmation, then take the free bus to Haitian Ferry (10 minutes), then switch to the ferry to Shekou. But this ferry may not fit some particular airlines, so please call 00852-2669 1213 to check it out before you choose to take the ferry. International Students’ Dormitory phone number: 0086-755-265508570 (24 hours)

Schedule for Chinese Program for International Students Spring Semester(2008)

February 25-27 February 28 February 29 March 3 April 19 May 1-3 May 14-16 June30-July 2

Registration and tuition payment Physical examination Opening ceremony and orientation Class begins Spring Outing (subject to the weather) Spring Holiday (May Day Holidays) Mid-term test Final examination June 30-July 7 want to end their study To return student ID card, Library card and deposit for those students who

July 7 July 8 July 8-9 July10-August 6 July10-August 27

Graduation ceremony Summer Vacation starts Registration and tuition payment for Summer Chinese Courses Summer Chinese Courses (4 weeks) Summer Chinese Courses (7 Weeks)

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