Master’s Degree Program of Linguistics & Applied Linguistics

Program Lengths
2.5 years

Research Orientation
Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Practical Grammar & Writing, Chinese Testing

Enrollment Time
From Februrary 24th to April 30th each year(stopped after the class is full).

Application Fee: RMB 800 (approx .US$135)
Tuition Fee: RMB 28,900/year (approx. US$4,800)

On Minhang campus of SJTU (If you need dormitory on campus, room reservation should be made when application. If dormitories are full, we don’t accept any room reservation.)
For more information, please see the Accommodation at SJTU

Qualification of Applicants 
1. Above the age of 22 and healthy;
2. Hold a valid foreign passport;
3. Bachelor degree diploma holder.

Application Materials
1. Online Appication :;
2. An equivalent of China’s bachelor-degree education diploma.(The graduates should provide the pre-graduation certificate first);
3. All Courses' transcripts in bachelor degee;
4. A minimum requirement of HSK 5 certificate above 210 to prove your Chinese language ability.(The students who graduacted from the univerity in China wth the bachelor program taught in Chinese needn't provide HSK certificate);
5. Recommendation letters from  at least two teachers with titles of or above associate-professor;
6. Personal statement and research proposal;
7. A copy of passport and one passport-sized photo;
8. Receipt of application fee RMB 800. (How to pay)
Note: 1. For the second and third points, all the documents should be originals or notarized ones in Chinese or English.
         2. All the students should pay the application fee RMB800, otherwise the application will be regarded as invalid. (Including the applicants for scholarship) 


Email Address:
Telephone: -86-21-34208238
Fax Number: -86-21-34206122
Contact Person: Jane LIU, Joey JIANG
Post Address: Academic Admin. Office (Intl. Exchange & Cooperation)Graduate School, Shanghai Jiao Tong University RM 436, Chen Rui Qiu BLDG, No.800, Dong Chuan Rd. Shanghai, 200240