Chinese Language Program Admission

Shandong Normal University (SDNU in brief) began to accept international students as early as 1983. Over the past 30 years, the school has cultivated more than 10,000 long and short students from more than 70 countries and regions. College of International Education at Shandong Normal University (CIE/SDNU in brief) is teaching-and-administrative-oriented, which mainly aims at accepting and educating international students. CIE/SDNU is proud of a team of excellent teachers who are dedicated to highly qualified teaching with abundant scientific attainments. Aiming at enhancing mutual understanding between China and the world, we sincerely welcome international students who have great interest in the Chinese language and culture to further their study here.


Time Arrangement

² Duration: One semester or more

² Class hourFrom Monday to Friday, from 8:00 to 11:50, 20 class hours per week (1 class hour = 50 minutes)

² Begin: Early September (Fall semester), Early March (Spring semester)

² Application Deadline: End June (Fall semester), Early January (Spring semester)


Class Level and Courses Setting

For the Chinese language training program, a Chinese proficiency test is arranged at the beginning of the term. According to the test results, students will be divided into seven classes. Teaching will be conducted in small classes of 20 or less. The courses consist of major courses and elective courses. The major courses will be 20 hours each week. The levels of classed and the courses setting are shown in the following charts:


Couse Category

Class Level

Course

Academic Hours/week

Required Courses

1&2

Elementary Chinese Comprehensive

10

Elementary Chinese Reading

4

Elementary Chinese Listening

6

3

Elementary Chinese Comprehensive

10

Elementary Chinese Reading

4

Elementary Chinese Listening

4

Elementary Chinese Spoken

2

4&5

Intermediate Chinese Comprehensive

8

Intermediate Chinese Reading

4

Intermediate Chinese Listening

6

Chinese Culture

2

6

Advanced Chinese Comprehensive

8

Chinese Newspaper Reading

4

Advanced Chinese Audio-visual Tutorial

4

Advanced Chinese Writing

2

Chinese Culture

2

7

Advanced Chinese Comprehensive

8

Advanced Chinese Reading

4

Advanced Chinese Listening

2

Advanced Chinese Spoken

2

Advanced Chinese Writing

2

Introduction to China

2

Elective Courses

Culture Experience

Chinese Calligraphy

2

Chinese Martial arts

2

Language

HSK5 Training

3

HSK6 Training

3


Language and Culture Experience

We arrange free field trips to Jinan peripheral sights every semester and organize rich language and cultural activities.


Course Features

1. Less than 20 students per class;

2. Mixture of International Students ;

3. Placement test at the beginning of each term;

4. 50 minutes per class;

5. Certificate & transcript upon completion.


Application Eligibility

Foreigners who are over 16 years but less than 65 years of age, well-behaved, in good health and willing to abide by relevant Chinese laws, regulations and school rules.


Application Documents

1. Application form(Download or collect from International Students Office)

2. Highest education certificate (photocopy)

3. Copy of passport(Passport valid for more than 6 months)

4. Application fee payment certificate

The application documents and application fee will not be returned no matter you are accepted or not.


How to apply

1. Apply online

2. You can come to the International Students Office at CIE/SDNU to apply if you are in Jinan or mail all the above application documents to zfs_sdnu@163.com if you cannot come in person.


Application Procedures


1. The school will select and recruit students according to their merits after receiving the application materials. The qualified students will get the Admission Notice and Visa Application for Study in China (applicable to those who apply for a visa valid for more than six months). If not admitted, the applicant will be informed via email.

2. The qualified students should apply for X-Visa (Study Visa) in Chinese embassies, taking with the ordinary passport, Admission Notice, Visa Application Form and other necessary materials in visa processing.

3. The qualified students should take Admission Notice and other materials to CIE/SDNU for registration within the required time.


Expenses Standard


Items

Fees (in RMB)

Registration

415

Tuition

7400 /semester; 14000 /year

Insurance

400 /half year800 /year

Teaching Materials

According to actual book price


Contact us

Attn: Ms. XU;  Mr. Liu

Tel.&Fax: +86-531-86182865

Add.: College of International Education at Shandong Normal University, No.88 East Wenhua Road, Jinan, Shandong Province, P.R. China

Postcode: 250014

Email: zfs_sdnu@163.com