East China University of Science and Technology ( ECUST) - State University, founded in 1952. The university is consistently ranked in the top twenty in China, in 5% of the world's leading universities. For active research activities in fields such as Engineering, Technology, Chemistry and Natural Sciences, ECUST has received international recognition.
Today ECUST is a large educational institution: The number of students has exceeded 23 thousand, the percentage of foreign students is about 1%. The academic staff consists of more than 1,700 qualified teachers, masters and doctors of science.
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As a multidisciplinary educational institution, the university offers undergraduate and graduate programs in most modern areas. The main language of instruction is Chinese, but there is a wide range of English-language courses in the master's and doctoral studies.
Traditionally, the following areas of the university are considered strong: materials science, engineering, biology, chemistry, biochemistry - all these programs are of exceptional quality and are included in the 1% of the best in the world. It is no coincidence that the second name of the university is "East China Institute of Chemical Technology".
Since its foundation, the educational institution has been closely cooperating with Chinese and foreign companies, negotiating places for internships for students, and conducting joint educational projects:
Thanks to close ties with the industry, university graduates quickly find work in their specialty.
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The following English-language programs are available:
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About the educational program:
Before entering the undergraduate program, students can complete a preparatory program. The program includes specialized subjects and the improvement of language skills.
For those wishing to improve their language before the start of the academic year, the university has developed a special short-term program. The high-intensity course will help you improve your basic language skills and academic Chinese.
Students can choose to stay in a hostel on campuses of the university or rent apartments nearby. Conditions for students at the Xuhui Campus International Student Lizhi Building:
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The university campuses are located in Xuhui, Jinshan and Fengxian counties. The infrastructure of the university with a total area of 177 hectares includes sports facilities, a large library, classrooms and research centers.
Three buildings of the educational institution are located in Shanghai. The developed academic and student infrastructure of the university has been repeatedly noted in the media, students have the opportunity to take part in internationally significant research projects and play sports at a professional or amateur level. For this, the university has all the conditions:
A unique research ECUST Park operates on the basis of the university, which includes 53 academic institutes, 8 national academic centers and 16 regional research centers.
Every year the university offers scholarships to students with excellent knowledge, grants. The university allocates about 120-160 grant places for foreign students on a permanent basis. Grants are received by students from different countries.
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|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.