A TRULY INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
Location: Suzhou, China
Language of Instruction: English
Accreditation in: China and the UK
Degrees offered: Undergraduate & Graduate
Xi’an Jiaotong – Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a new international university jointly founded by Xi’an Jiaotong University China and the University of Liverpool UK as a joint venture. University is the first and only one of its kind approved by the Ministry of Education in China. The University offers undergraduate degree programmes in the fields of science, engineering and management, and awards both its own Chinese degree and a degree from the University of Liverpool.
Since May 2006, when the University was founded, it had made tremendous educational explorations before it creatively came up with “Five-Star” model, through implementation of which, university has continuously upgraded its student development system and our university management and operation mechanism in response to the new demands of society. Over time, XJTLU has won wide recognition for its highly internationalized environment, advanced educational conceptions and high-quality talent cultivation and was awarded the titles of “Model Sino-Foreign University’’ and “Pioneer of Higher Education Reform in China”.
Xi’an Jiaotong University was established in 1896 in Shanghai. In 1956, the University moved from Shanghai to Xi’an in response to international circumstances and the need for developing Western China at that time. In 1959, the University was officially named as Xi’an Jiaotong University. Today Xi’an Jiaotong University has grown into one of the most prestigious universities in China.
Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool is one of the UK’s leading universities, renowned for its teaching and research excellence, world-class departments and schools, and outstanding student support. The University has over 27,000 students, among whom there are over 2,500 international students from more than 100 countries. The University has Eight Nobel Laureates, including the first UK Nobel Prize winner, Professor Ronald Ross.
• Applied Chemistry
• Applied English
• Applied Mathematics
• Biological Sciences
• Business Administration
• Civic Design
• Civil Engineering
• Communication Studies BA (Hons)
• Computer Science and Technology BEng (Hons)
• Digital Media Technology BEng (Hons)
• Economics BEcon (Hons)
• Electrical Engineering BEng (Hons)
• Electronic Science and Technology BEng (Hons)
• English and International Business BA (Hons)
• English and Finance BA (Hons)
• English and Communication Studies BA (Hons)
• Environmental Science BSc (Hons)
• Financial Mathematics BEcon (Hons)
• Human Resource Management BMan (Hons)
• Industrial Design (Hons)
• Information and Computing Science BSc (Hons)
• Information Management and Information Systems BSc (Hons)
• Marketing BA (Hons)
• Telecommunications Engineering BEng (Hons)
Tuition fee for Bachelor’s programs is 80,000 RMB (approx. 10,000 EUR) / per year.
• MSc Applied Informatics – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• Master of Architectural Design – 2-year program, 160,000 RMB (approx. 20,000 EUR)
• MSc Finance – 18 months long, 120,000 RMB (approx. 15,000 EUR)
• MSc Financial Mathematics – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• International MBA – 24 months long (part-time), 320,000 RMB (approx. 39,000 EUR)
• MSc Investment Management – 18 months long, 150,000 RMB (approx. 18,000 EUR)
• MSc Management – 18 months long, 120,000 RMB (approx. 15,000 EUR)
• MSc Multimedia Telecommunications – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• MSc Sustainable Construction – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• MSc Sustainable Energy Technology – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• MA TESOL – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• MRes Molecular Bioscience – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR)
• MSc Urban Planning – 18 months long, 90,000 RMB (approx. 11,000 EUR).
For detailed information on courses and admission please contact Prime Study.
Located in Suzhou – a city which has been known as “paradise on the earth” since ancient times, XJTLU grows up in a beautiful environment where there is a harmonious co-existence of the city’s rich cultural traditions and its rapid economic development. Suzhou is one of the most developed cities in China with an average annual growth of 15% and it keeps ranking among the top 5 cities in China in terms of GDP. Suzhou Industrial Park, in particular, where a large cluster of World Top 500 companies, transnationals and R&D centres, has provided favorable social, economic as well as geographic conditions for the sustainable growth of XJTLU.
Suzhou, also transliterated as Soochow, is a major city in the southeast of Jiangsu Province in Eastern China, adjacent to Shanghai Municipality. The city is on the lower reaches of the Yangtze River and on the shores of Taihu Lake and is a part of the Yangtze River Delta region. Administratively, Suzhou is a prefecture-level city with an urban population of over 4 million in its core districts expanding to over 10 million in the administrative area. It is considered one of the richest major cities in China.
Originally founded in 514 BC, Suzhou has over 2,500 years of rich history, and relics of the past are abundant to this day. Since the Song Dynasty (960-1279), it has been an important commercial center of China. During the Ming and Qing Dynasty, Suzhou was the nation’s economic, cultural and commercial center. The city was the largest noncapital city in the world between 1400 and 1850.
The city’s canals, stone bridges, pagodas, and meticulously designed gardens have contributed to its status as one of the top tourist attractions in China. The classical gardens in Suzhou were added to the list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1997 and 2000. Suzhou is often dubbed the “Venice of the East” or “Venice of China”.