Current University regulations do not require international students to take entrance examinations, although various documents are required at enrolment for confirmation of qualifications. The appropriate letter of admission and Visa Clearance Form (JW202) are sent out as soon as the student is confirmed in a place. Eligibility requirements are as follows

Categories

Application Deadline

Start of Course

Course

Duration

Entry Requirements

Other Remarks

Undergraduate

Feb.15-June15

Mid- September

4-5 years

Photocopy of passport; High School Diploma and mark transcript; Letters of recommendation; HSK Certificate (Band 6 for humanities applicants; Band 3 for Natural Sciences applicants)

Applicants for Chinese as a foreign language can skip to Grade 3 if they have passed HSK Band 6

Master Candidates

Jan.1-April 15

Mid- September

2-3 years

Photocopy of passport; Undergraduate Diploma and mark transcript; Letters of recommendation from two professors;

Lectured in Chinese or English

Ph.D. Candidates

Jan.1-April 15

Mid- September

3 years

Photocopy of passport; Diploma of Master's Programme and mark transcript; Letters of recommendation from two professors;

Research plan

Lectured in Chinese or English

General Advanced Students

Spring Semester: Dec.31;

Autumn Semester:

June 15

Mid-February;

Mid- September

6 months to 2 years

Photocopy of passport; High School Diploma or Certificate of Enrolment and mark transcript; Letters of recommendation

Lectured in Chinese

Senior Advanced Students

Two months before registration

According to research plan

6 months to 2 years

Photocopy of passport; Diploma of Master's Programme or Certificate of Enrolment for Ph.D.; Letters of recommendation from professors and research plan

Lectured in Chinese or English

Language Students

Spring Semester: January 10;

Autumn Semester:

August 1st

Mid-February;

Mid-September

6 months to 2 years

Photocopy of passport; High School Diploma and mark transcript or Certificate of Enrolment

Lectured in Chinese

Remarks: Applicants should apply online at http://admissions.xmu.edu.cn/application

Applicants have to submit the application materials together with the International Students Application Form and Physical Examination Record for Foreigners which can be downloaded after successful online application. The office will not deal with the application materials if applicants don't finish the online application. Application materials sent by post should reach the Admissions Office by the deadline.

Address: Admissions Office of Xiamen University

Xiamen University , 361005 Fujian Province , P.R. China

Tel: +86592 2188888 2184792 Fax: +86592 218 0256

Email: admissions@xmu.edu.cn Web: http://admissions.xmu.edu.cn

Overseas Education College (Language application)

Tel +86 (0)592 2186211 Fax +86 (0)592 2093346

Email: oec@xmu.edu.cn Web http://oec.xmu.edu.cn