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Yangtze University

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  • Chinese Name : 长江大学

  • Province: Hubei

  • City: Wuhan

  • Founded: 2003

  • Cost of living: $410-827 USD/year

  • Scholarships: Available

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World Rank
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University students

Yangtze University is a university in Jingzhou and Wuhan, in Hubei province, China. It was created by merging Jianghan Petroleum University, Hubei Agricultural University, Jingzhou Teacher's University, and Hubei Medical Staff College in 2003. The main campus is in Jingzhou, with a new campus built in Wuhan. The school has established cooperation with some Chinese oil companies.

1. History 

In April, 2003, upon the approval of the Education Ministry of the People's Republic of China , Yangtze University, a new tertiary institution, was established upon the merger of the former Jianghan Petroleum Institute, Hubei Agricultural College, Jingzhou Teacher's College and Hubei Provincial Vocational Medical College . Its history can trace back to 1930s.  

2. Discipline and programs 

There are 16 Hubei Brand Programs with Geological resource and geological engineering, Crop Science, Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Technology, Mechatronic Engineering, Agriculture and Forestry Economics and Management, Physics, Computer Science and Technology, Plant Protection, Landscape Architecture, Clinical Medicine, Aquaculture Science, Education and Chinese Literature. 

The 4 disciplines of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Geophysics, Landscape Architecture, Geological Resource and Geological Engineering rank in top 10 in China. Yangtze University has its distinctive research features in Petroleum Science and Technology, Water Logging and Wetland Agriculture, studies of Jingchu culture and etc.

3. Academic facilities and Scientific research 

Yangtze University currently employs over 3080 faculty members, including more than 334 professors and 849 associate professors. There are about 74 national laboratories and experimental centers, 342 practice base at inside and outside of the University, teaching and research equipment with total value of CNY490 million. Yangtze University has a largest library which has a collection of books over 3.35 million, 10000GB electronic document, and more than 2456 kinds of magazine, 68 Chinese or foreign journals and full-text data base. Yangtze University has built stadium, comprehensive training hall, swimming pool and soccer, tennis and other venues, all kinds of sports venues and facilities.

In the past three years, the school has hosted and undertook 2235 research projects of various types. Among them, 136 items of National Natural Science Fund, 11 items of social science fund project, 97 items of national programs or projects including“973” program, National Science and technology support program, National Science and technology major project, the national public sector specific research.

4. Great achievements 

Yangtze University has won 66 items of provincial and ministerial level scientific research achievement awards, including the a national technology invention award;14 national and provincial excellent teaching achievement awards; published 203 academic writings and over 6805 papers, 1101 of which was included by three retrieval SCI, EI and ISTP.

5. Communication and international cooperation 

Yangtze University attaches great importance to communication and international, it is the demonstration unit of the national cooperative education and Hubei Province Petroleum postgraduate innovation base. it has established school-enterprise collaborative relations with 40 domestic oil companies and 82 government and local enterprises at or above the county level, and has established cooperative relations with nearly 40 institutions such as the United States, Britain, Ireland, South Korea, Japan, Russia, Australia, Taiwan and other countries and regions, to carry out exchanges and cooperation with experts and scholars visits. Yangtze University also send students to study in the United States, Britain, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Russia and other countries, at the same time recruit overseas students from over 26 countries such as the United States, Canada, South Korea, Vietnam, Pakistan, Jordan, Nepal, Garner to study in china.

Yangtze University provides in campus hostel for foreign students. There are different options for international students: double room with a bathroom, broadband internet access and air conditioner and single room with a bathroom, broadband internet access and air conditioner. Besides, the dormitory is equipped with a kitchen, it’s convenient for international students to cook meals. Electricity and water should be paid by international students. 

Applicants Eligibility 

  1. Need to be Non-Chinese citizens
  2. Need to be in good health
  3. Age Limit: Bachelor Degree:18-25 Years old; Masters Degree:18-35Years old; PhD: 18-40Years old;Chinese Language:18-40Years old
  4. Need to have good academic result in highest education degree
  5. For English Taught Program need to have IELTS 0 or TOFEL 80 or Equivalent English Proficiency Certificate
  6. For Chinese Taught Program need to have HSK -4 or above (ChineseProficiency Certificate)
  7. Doesn’t have any criminal record in the past
  8. Need to have skill on research & publication(For Masters and PhD Degree )
  9. Need to have publication on good journal (For PhD Degree)
  10. Need to provide real and complete resume

Application Documents for Bachelor Degree students:

  1. Valid Passport
  2. PP size photo (White/Blue Background)
  3. Higher secondary /A Level/Grade 12/High School Certificate & Transcript(If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy)
  4. For English Taught Program need to have IELTS 0 orTOFEL 80 or Equivalent English Proficiency Certificate
  5. For Chinese Taught Program need to have HSK -4 or above (ChineseProficiency Certificate)
  6. Physical examination report (6 month validity)
  7. Non Criminal record/Police Clearance  (If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy;6 month validity)
  8. CV/Bio-data/Resume
  9. The valid ID card or passport photo page of the Guardian (under 18 years old)
  10. Valid bank statement (more than 3000$;6 month validity)
  11. Other supporting documents (if applicable)

Application Documents for Masters Degree students:

  1. Valid Passport
  2. PP size photo (White Background)
  3. Bachelor Degree Certificate & Transcript(If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy)
  4. For English Taught Program need to have IELTS 0 orTOFEL 80 or Equivalent English Proficiency Certificate
  5. For Chinese Taught Program need to have HSK -4 or above (ChineseProficiency Certificate)
  6. Physical examination report (6 month validity)
  7. Two recommendation letter from two different Professor or Associate professor
  8. Study plan/Research Plan(Minimum 800 words)
  9. Non Criminal record/Police Clearance  (If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy;6 month validity)
  10. CV/Bio-data/Resume
  11. The valid ID card or passport photo page of the Guardian (under 18 years old)
  12. Valid bank statement (more than 3000$;6 month validity)
  13. Other supporting documents (Job Experience ;Publications ,etc)

Application Documents for PhD Degree students:

  1. Valid Passport
  2. PP size photo (White Background)
  3. Masters Degree Certificate & Transcript(If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy)
  4. For English Taught Program need to have IELTS 0 orTOFEL 80 or Equivalent English Proficiency Certificate
  5. For Chinese Taught Program need to have HSK -4 or above (ChineseProficiency Certificate)
  6. Two recommendation letter from two different Professor or Associate professor
  7. Study plan/Research Plan(Minimum 800 words)
  8. Physical examination report (6 month validity)
  9. Non Criminal record/Police Clearance  (If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy;6 month validity)
  10. CV/Bio-data/Resume
  11. The valid ID card or passport photo page of the guardian(under 18 years old)
  12. Valid bank statement (more than 3000$;6 month validity)
  13. Other supporting documents (Job Experience ;Publications ,etc)

Application Documents for Chinese Language courses:

  1. Valid Passport
  2. PP size photo (White Background)
  3. Last academic Certificate & Transcript(If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy)
  4. Physical examination report (6 month validity)
  5. Non Criminal record/Police Clearance  (If it’s not in English then need to translate to English or Chinese and need to submit both original & scan copy;6 month validity)
  6. CV/Bio-data/Resume
  7. The valid ID card or passport photo page of the Guardian (under 18 years old)
  8. Valid bank statement (more than 3000$;6 month validity)
  9. Other supporting documents (if applicable)

Bachelor Degree Scholarship Covers:

1.  Full Tuition Fees Free

After Scholarship Need to pay to the University:

1) Accommodation fees : 2400 CNY/Year (2 persons in a room)

2) Visa Extension fees 400 CNY/Year

3) Insurance fees 600 CNY/Year

4) Health Check Up 300 CNY

5) Registration Fees: 800 CNY(Only for First Year)

 

Bachelor Degree Major List Taught in English :

1. International Economy and Trade

Yangtze University is qualified to admit all categories of international students. It offers many English-instructed master and doctoral degree programs. Now there are around 1300 international students who come from more than 26 countries such as United States, Canada, South Korea, Vietnam, Pakistan, Jordan, Nepal, Garner were enrolled and some of them pursue their degrees at Yangtze University. 

Yangtze University is the Pilot Institution of National Students Innovation Training Project, National Model Institution of Cooperative Education and Hubei Petroleum Postgraduate Innovation Base. Its mission focuses on helping students to learn innovative approaches and creative abilities to solve technical and scientific issues. Yangtze University international students have opportunities to participate in extracurricular activities, including student government, intramural sports and student clubs and organizations. The university’s dining hall offers halal food for Muslim students.

Yangtze University has six campuses and each campus has several canteens. Dining Card is needed to buy food in campus canteens and students can choose to apply for a dining card in the canteen that they like. The school cafeterias and dining halls provides different favored food, such as Chinese food, fast food and Muslim food. Students can enjoy a wide range of appetizing and the food is delicious and cheap. Students also can have meals at all kinds of restaurants and cafeteria off campus. Besides, public kitchen is available at foreign students’ building so international students can cook by selves.

1. I really want to study at your University, but I can’t speak Chinese, can I be instructed in English?

Answer: The program is fully English medium program. 

2. How is the living standard in Jingzhou city? What about the canteen in the University?

Answer: The living expense here is relatively low, for example, about 100 USD for your food per month. The school cafeterias and dining halls provides different favored food, such as Chinese food, fast food and Muslim food. Students can enjoy a wide range of appetizing and the food is delicious and cheap. Public kitchen is available at foreign students’ building. 

3. How can I arrive in Jingzhou city, the location of University?

Answer: Jingzhou doesn’t have its own airport, so students can take off airplane at the near city Yichang. If there is no direct flight to Yichang city, then recommended flight is transit from Guangzhou to Yichang (around 2 hours), or transit from Sichuan to Yichang (around 1 hour and 15 minutes), or transit from Shanghai to Yichang (around 2 hours and 10 minutes), or transit from Xiamen to Yichang (around 2 hours). Students can choose the travel route according to their location.

4. Can you send a vehicle to take us from the local airport to the University?

Answer: the university can provide airport pick up service for the students in group from Yichang Sanxia International Airport to campus. But students should send detailed departure schedule to us minimum 3 days in advance so that we can pick up without any delay. Airport Pick-up Service is only available during Registration time, if Airport Pick-up service is not available, student may come to university by taxi, or airport bus shuttle.

5. How can I exchange some Chinese currency for my pocket money when I just arrived in China?

Answer: Students can exchange some Chinese currency in bank for shuttle/bus ticket fare and pocket money in big Airport when they arrive in China. And students can buy telephone card from business counter in the airport to give international call and domestic call if students need. 

6. How about the transportation, telecom and internet in Jingzhou City? 

Answer: there are two train stations in Jingzhou. There are convenient public facilities for telecom and internet, you can buy telecom card to call any time and there are lots of public internet club.

7. How is the climate in Jingzhou City?

Answer: Jingzhou has a humid subtropical climate, with hot, humid summers, and damp, chilly, but drier winters. Monthly daily average temperatures range from 4.1 °C (39.4 °F) in January to 28.0 °C (82.4 °F) in July. 

8. How is China’s Engineering Education in the world?

Answer: China is a largest producer of engineering graduates in the world 

9.How is China’s Business and Management Education in the world?

Answer: China has become the second largest economy and this has influential role in the global economy. 

10. Can a student open a Bank Account? 

Answer: Yes, a student could open a bank account in his name to keep his surplus money safe. He could also use this account to have his family remit any additional money as required.

11. Is learning Chinese language compulsory? 

Answer: Even though the program is taught in English, but international students must study Chinese language according to Ministry of Education, China. Chinese language classes are just offered three times per week, and international students are required to pass the basic level. Besides, it will be helpful for students in daily life if they learn some Chinese language

12. What is the voltage used in China? 

Answer: The voltage here is 220 V. Converters and power strips may be purchased locally.

13. Useful public contact number in China:

Answer: 

Fire: 119

Police Station: 110

Time Report: 12117

Telephone Directory: 114

Telephone Repair: 112

Emergency Ambulance: 120

Earthquake Advisory Service: 2042691

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