Pre-Application: Choosing University Courses, Where To Study, When To Apply

ACASC helps prepare young students for university and beyond. We are well known for our efficiency, authenticity and professionalism in dealing with students that want to study abroad. 

While there isn’t any specific way to apply to enter a university, it is always important to follow certain guidelines from experts to help you through your processes. Thus ACASC has drawn a step by step guideline that will help students in their application.

Pre-Application, is our first step in the guidelines. This simply involves all the precautions and steps you take to ensure that you are ready to apply and have all what it takes to apply. With this there are so many things that can come into play. You will need to be very certain about the school and the program you want to study. This is because for most schools once you fill in the application, and chose your major, you will not be allowed to alter any decision once made.

For this reason, if you indeed will want to study in China, you must have made all these decisions, or you can contact our counsellors at ACASC to help you with choosing your university as well as the program you will study.

We also advice that our students are not rushed into making any decisions, especially involving the program they choose to study in the university. If for any reason they cannot decide, our counsellors and advisors will always be there to help.

Thinking about University

Higher education is the third and final stage of formal learning. When it comes to Higher Education you have a huge range of courses and institutions to choose from. In order for you to maximize the opportunities that are available it is really important to start thinking about what you would like to do and where you would like to do it. This involves the choosing of the program that will best suit you and also the University of your Choice. In view of this we would advise you to take a look at our article on what to study and where to study; which will give you more insight into how to make informed decisions about your choices.

First of all you need to get some ideas as to what you would like to do at University, then you can start looking into the entry requirements and what subjects you need to be selecting at your School or College.

ACASC gives international students a lot of options, ranging from choosing your desirable course to studying in either a university or a college. You will also need to consider so many other things when deciding the program and university. Once you have been able to make all these decisions and finally have one university and program you want to study, you can begin your application. We can assure you that we will assist you with every step of your application.


When to begin?


China’s universities recruit international students for two semesters, they are,

Spring Semester - Starts in February or March (You need to apply between January and February.)

Fall Semester - Starts in September or October (You need to apply between June and August.)


During application to China’s Universities, two important procedures could take so much time and cannot be easily controlled. They are;

University Application: Including Submitting Application, Paying Application Fee, Waiting for Admission Decision and Admission Package. This stage could take one to two month or even longer.

Defining the Study Objective: Defining the Study Objective, including school and program. You can collect information by ACASC Explore University and courses Apply Search tool services.

It is common knowledge and also very beneficial to always apply early and fast. This is mainly because most universities follow the first come first serve rule, and should there be limited seats, they will be obliged to accept students that submitted their applications early. These and many more are some tips that you should know before starting your application. With ACASC we will give you all these tips, and help you get admitted into the University of your Choice.


How to choose your favorite course?


Upon cross-checking the application deadlines and entry requirements, your choices will be simplified for you. Making the right decision of what and where to study is a very crucial life changing decision. A lot of things are invested into this. Time, money and efforts are a few to mention. Some people involve their parents in this decision and others do not. Honestly it’s a personal decision, but since it’s usually the parent that finances a student’s education, it is very advisable to involve them in some form during this decision. We would not want any student to have any regret and feel they should have chosen some different program other than the one they apply for, and it will be very unfortunate for a student to be caught up in this. ACASC is here to make sure nothing goes wrong. Use our course search tool to search for your desirable course. Our professional advisory team will assist you with every step you take and every decision you make.

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