Nankai University Admissions

Application Materials
Application form is prerequisite, and every university has its own version. SICAS will guide you step by step to fill the exact one when you click”Apply now” on the page of your favorite course.
Be sure to prepare fully the following documents before starting online application. You will be asked to upload attachments in the application progress.


Long-term or Short-term Chinese Language Course

1. Photocopy of valid passport 
With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included
2. Passport photo 
A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant
3. Certificate/diploma of highest education 
Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.
4. Academic transcript of highest education

Bachelor's Degree Programs

1. Passport photo 
A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant
2. High school academic transcript
3. High school graduate certificate 
Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.
4. Certificate of HSK (Only for Graduate Three Students) 
Certificate of HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test)
5. Photocopy of valid passport 
With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

Master's Degree Programs

1. Certificate of HSK 
Certificate of HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test)
2. Photocopy of valid passport 
With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included
3. Passport photo 
A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant
4. Letter of recommendation 
From professor or associate professor or equivalents
5. Undergraduate school transcript
6. Bachelor's degree diploma 
Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.
7. Study plan 

Doctoral Degree Programs


1. Certificate of HSK 
Certificate of HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test)
2. Photocopy of valid passport 
With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included
3. Passport photo 
A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant
4. Postgraduate school transcript
5. Master's degree diploma 
Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.
6. Letter of recommendation 
From professor or associate professor or equivalents
7. Study plan 
Including study purpose, research interest and research plan in brief.



Entry requirement

Long-term or Short-term Chinese Language Course

1. Non-Chinese citizen
2. Be in good health
3. High school graduate
4. Aged between 18 and 60 years old
5. Hold a valid foreign passport. (If you are currently in China, you need to hold a valid Chinese visa as well.)

Bachelor's Degree Programs

1. Non-chinese nationality citizens
2. Aged between 18-50
3. Be in good health
4. High school degree or equivalent
5. HSK level 6 or above, those who don't have the HSK  certificate should take the Chinese Language Examination hold by Nankai University.

Master's Degree Programs

1. In the age bracket of 22-40
2. Be in good health
3. Holding Bachlor's Degree or equivelance
4. Holding certificate of HSK Level 6 or above
5. Passing the major test and oral Chinese interview held by the applied department
6. Willing to abide by chinese laws, regulations and the school discipline, and respect the chinese people, customs and habits

Doctoral Degree Programs

1. In the age bracket of 25-45
2. Be in good health
3. Holding master's Degree or equivelance
4. Holding certificate of HSK Level 6 or above
5. Passing the major test and oral Chinese interview held by the applied department
6. Willing to abide by chinese laws, regulations and the school discipline, and respect the chinese people, customs and habits.


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