Postgraduate Program

1. Majors Offered:

1)  Academic Master's Degree:

Political Theory, International Politics, International Relations, Diplomacy, International Public Administration, China Studies, Comparative Politics and Regional Studies, Marxist Theory, Finance, International Trade, Statistics, Curriculum and Teaching Methodology, Comparative Education, Adult Education, Educational Technology, Physical Education, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Chinese Philology, Ancient Chinese Literature, Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature, Comparative Literature and World Literature, English Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Russian Language and Literature, Japanese Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Arabic Language and Literature, European Language and Literature, Asian and African Language and Literature, Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Translation Studies, Language Policy and Language Education, Journalism, Communication, Advertising, Global Communication, Regional Studies, Language Data Science and Application, Business Administration (academic degree).

2)  Professional Master's Degree:

Master of Finance (MF), International Business, Law (non-law profession), Juris Master (JM), International Chinese Language Education, Master of Translation and Interpreting (MTI, including MT in Chinese-English and MI in Chinese-English, Chinese-Russian, Chinese-Japanese, Chinese-French, Chinese-German, Chinese-Korean, Chinese-Spanish, Chinese-Arabic), Master of Journalism and Communication.

3) English-taught M.A. programs:

a) Academic Master's Degree:

International Relations, China Studies, Journalism (Chinese Media and Global Journalism), Global Communication, Finance, Comparative Education, Intercultural Communication.

b)  Professional Master's Degree:

Master of Business Administration (MBA),

★For details, please visit the homepage of our Graduate School ( 

★For details about the MBA program, please visit the homepage of the MBA Center (

2. Application and Length of Program: Full-time

Application deadline: May 15, 2024.

Length of program:

1) Academic Master's Degree: 3 years.

2) Professional Master's Degree: 2 years (Master in Translation and Interpretation 2.5 years, Law (non-law profession) 3 years.

3) English taught M.A. programs: 2 years.

3. Eligibility:

Master's Degree (Chinese): Applications are open to foreign citizens with reliable financial support and stability who are university graduates with a completed bachelor’s degree and in good health. Applicants must have Chinese proficiency of HSK 5 (a total of no less than 180) and above or provide documents of studying Chinese for more than two years. In the meantime, a good command of English which meets the requirements of degree studies is also required.

Master's Degree (English): Applications are open to foreign citizens with reliable financial support and stability who are university graduates with a completed bachelor's degree and in good health. In the meantime, a good command of English which meets the requirements of degree studies is also required.

★During the school time in SISU, students should not participate in any other degree-seeking programs at any other universities in China from September 2024.

★ If you studied or lived in China before, you should not have any record of violation of laws or disciplines.

★ Age limit: under 55 years old.

4. Entrance Examinations:

Entrance examination includes written and oral test, is held from late March till early June. The exact examination date and place will be informed via e-mail by the Graduate School of SISU.

 5. Application Documents and Procedures:

Fill in the application form online (

Application Documents:

1) Diploma and academic record in original or notarized copy in English or Chinese. Applicants, who are about to graduate, can submit a certification of upcoming graduation.

2) Photocopy of HSK certificate for Chinese taught programs, and Certificate of English Language competency for English taught programs.

3) Photocopy of passport.

4) Personal statement, about 1000 words, written in Chinese or in the language which meets the academic requirement of the program, including study and work experience, research results and study plan.

5) The index and abstract of published papers and any other materials to certify your research abilities.

6) Certificate of No Criminal Conviction.

7) Pay application fee online: 800 RMB (or overseas transfer of 130 USD, upload payment voucher).

★ If necessary, SISU will require applicants to submit some additional materials.

★Application fee and application documents cannot be returned once you submit.

6. Tuition and Fees (in RMB):







International Relations (English taught)

26000 RMB per year

China Studies (English taught)

Journalism (English taught)

Global Communication (English taught)

Finance (English taught)

Intercultural Communication (English taught)

Other Academic Master’s Degree Programs

23000 RMB per year





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94000 RMB per year

International Business

79000 RMB per year

Master of Interpretation

40000 RMB per year

Master of Translation

30000 RMB per year

Law (non-law profession)

28000 RMB per year

Juris Master (JM)

30000 RMB per year

Journalism and Communication.

50000 RMB per year

International Chinese Language Education

26000 RMB per year