RMB 88,000 per academic year (all students).
1) THE UNIVERSITY OF LIVERPOOL 2+2 DISCOUNT
Continuing XJTLU students who choose the 2+2 study route and transfer to The University of Liverpool for Years Three and Four will be offered a discount of 10 percent off the tuition fees of the University of Liverpool.
2) PROGRESSION SCHOLARSHIP
Progression scholarships are awarded based upon a student’s average marks in the previous academic session. The award for first class marks is currently RMB 10,000; the award for second class marks is RMB 5,000. Nominations are considered automatically, there is no need for students to apply.
3) SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
XJTLU students may apply to conduct a funded summer research project with expert research staff supervision. These prestigious fellowships are highly sought after as an excellent learning experience and resume builder for graduate programmes and employment. Visit the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships page for more information.
4) STUDY DUSHU LAKE AMBASSADOR SCHEME
Up to 25 percent reduction of annual tuition fee and work placement may be available for all continuing students.
Tuition fees at the masters level vary depending on the programme being studied. Please find the individual programme below for specific details.
If you are a graduate of XJTLU, the University of Liverpool or Xi’an Jiaotong University, you will automatically receive a discount of 20 percent of the tuition fee.
Please note that the alumni discount could not be accumulated with the XJTLU entry scholarship.
Applied Linguistics (with specialisation in multilingualism) MA 18 months 150,000 Actuarial Science MSc 18 months 150,000 Applied Statistics MSc 18 months 132,000 Advanced Chemical Sciences MRes 24 months 180,000 Applied Informatics MSc 18 months 180,000 Architectural Design MArchDes 24 months 200,000 Business Analytics MSc 18 months 180,000 China Studies MA 18 months 150,000 Child Development and Family Education MA 18 months/ 30 months 150,000 Civil Engineering MSc 18 months/36 months 135,000 Computer Science MRes 18 months 180,000 Construction Management MSc 18 months/36 months 135,000 Cultural and Creative Industries MSc 24 months 200,000 Data Science MSc 24 months 200,000 Digital Education MSc 24 months/36 months 200,000 Economics and Finance MSc 18 months 180,000 Entrepreneurship and Innovation MSc 24 months/42 months 200,000 Environmental Sciences MRes 24 months 180,000 Finance MSc 18 months 180,000 Financial Computing MSc 18 months 180,000 Financial Mathematics MSc 18 months 180,000 Global Education MA 18 months/36 months 150,000 Human-Computer Interaction MSc 18 months 180,000 Industrial Design MDes* 24 months 180,000 International Business and Global Affairs MA 18 months/36 months 180,000 International MBA 24 months 320,000 International Professional Practice in Architecture MSc 18 months 150,000 International Relations MA 18 months/36 months 150,000 Investment Management MSc 18 months 180,000 Low Carbon Electrical Power and Energy Technology MRes 18 months 180,000 Management MSc 18 months/30 months 180,000 Management MRes 18 months 180,000 Materials Science and Engineering MRes 24 months 180,000 Media and Communication MSc 18 months 150,000 Molecular Bioscience MRes 24 months/36 months 180,000 Multimedia Telecommunications MSc 18 months 180,000 Medicinal Chemistry MRes 24 months/36 months 176,000 Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc 18 months/36 months 180,000 Pattern Recognition and Intelligent Systems MRes 18 months 180,000 Pharmaceutical Sciences MRes 24 months/36 months 176,000 Professional Accounting MSc 18 months 180,000 Project Management MSc 18 months/30 months 180,000 Social Computing MSc 18 months 180,000 Sustainable Construction MSc 18 months/36 months 135,000 Sustainable Energy Technology MSc 18 months 180,000 TESOL MA 18 months 150,000 Urban Planning MSc 18 months 135,000 Urban Planning (specialisation in Urban Design) MSc 18 months 135,000
The duration for Master progrmames (full-time) with * will be adjusted from 18 to 24 months subject to approval.
XJTLU offers a range of scholarships to talented applicants joining the full-time master programmes. Currently, there is no scholarship available for part-time programmes.
1) MASTERS ENTRY SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline: 1 June 2023
We offer a partial entry scholarship of 20, 30 or 50 percent of the total programme tuition fee for all full-time masters programmes based on academic merit.
A full scholarship will be considered for a few applicants with outstanding academic merit and research potential for Masters of Research Programmes. The awardees’ tuition fees will be fully waived.
Applicants from the following MRes programmes are eligible for the full scholarship application:
- MRes Advanced Chemical Sciences
- MRes Computer Science
- MRes Low Carbon Electrical Power and Energy Technology
- MRes Materials Science and Engineering
- MRes Medicinal Chemistry
- MRes Molecular Bioscience
- MRes Pattern Recognition and Intelligent Systems
- MRes Pharmaceutical Sciences
- MRes Management
- MRes Environmental Sciences
How to apply
If you intend to apply for the XJTLU masters entry scholarship, you should indicate your interest in the online programme application process, download the Masters Scholarship Application Form, complete and submit the form along with your scholarship supporting documents.
To complete the scholarship application form, you are required to write a brief justification with no more than 200 words to explain why you should be considered for the XJTLU masters scholarship and list up to 10 achievements (if any), for example, published papers, awards, research projects, related internship experience, etc., which may contribute to your scholarship application.
Please note that you must submit the scholarship application form in order to apply for the masters scholarship. If you don’t submit the scholarship application form, you will not be considered for the scholarship.
2) XJTLU MASTERS ‘FRIENDSHIP’ SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline: 1 June 2023
The XJTLU masters ‘Friendship’ scholarships are offered to students from Russia/ Thailand/ Indonesia/ Malaysia /Nigeria/ Ghana, and international students who live in the Chinese mainland at the time of application in recognition of the contribution these students make to the international environment of XJTLU’s campus.
Scholarships will be awarded up to the value of 30 percent of the total programme tuition fee.
Applicants must be residents of Russia/ Thailand/ Indonesia/ Malaysia /Nigeria/ Ghana, or international students who live in the Chinese mainland at the time of application and meet the minimum entry requirements.
How to apply
Please indicate your interest in the online programme application process, download the Masters Scholarship Application Form, complete and submit the form along with your scholarship supporting documents in order to be considered for the ‘Friendship’ scholarship.
3) GOVERNMENT TALENT SELECTION PROGRAMME FOR STUDENTS STUDYING THE MASTERS IN SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION
Deadline: 1 June 2023
The aim of this scholarship is to create the next generation of civil engineering professionals to support infrastructural development, especially through the Belt and Road Initiative.
This government scholarship will waive the full tuition fee and provide a basic living allowance to support students during the 18-month programme, including free Chinese language classes.
- Only available for applicants to the full-time MSc Sustainable Construction programme
- Be a non-Chinese national
- Meet all the admission criteria for the programme
- Be under 30 years of age at the start of the programme (September 2023)
- Live outside China at the time of application (or be an international student at a university in Jiangsu Province)
How to apply
Please indicate your interest in the online programme application process, download the Masters Scholarship Application Form, complete and submit the form along with your scholarship supporting documents in order to be considered for the TSP scholarship.
All XJTLU masters scholarship applications will be reviewed regularly during the Masters Scholarship Panel Meeting in January, March, May and July.
XJTLU masters scholarships are merit-based and highly competitive. You are encouraged to apply early for admission to XJTLU master’s programmes to ensure the availability of scholarship opportunities. Late submissions will not be considered.
- For full-time students, the tuition fee payable on postgraduate research programmes is RMB 80,000 per year. It normally takes three to four years to complete a full-time doctoral programme.
- For part-time students, tuition fee payable is RMB 60,000 per year. Part-time doctoral study is typically completed in four to six years.
The tuition fee will be adjusted from AY2023/24 (1 September 2023) as follows:
- For full-time students, the tuition fee payable on postgraduate research programmes will be RMB 99,000 per year.
- For part-time students, tuition fee payable will be RMB 75,000 per year.
XJTLU offers a range of scholarships to highly motivated and dedicated candidates to pursue research leading to a doctoral degree. Qualified applicants may receive financial support including:
- A full scholarship: consists of a tuition fee waiver for three years (RMB 240,000 total value/ RMB 297,000 total value from 1 September 2023) and a monthly stipend of RMB 5,000 for three years (RMB 180,000 total value).
- A fees-only scholarship: consists of a tuition fee waiver for three years (RMB 240,000 total value/ RMB 297,000 total value from 1 September 2023);
- A partial tuition-fee scholarship: consists of up to 50% tuition fee reduction for three years (RMB120,000 total value/ RMB 148,500 total value from 1 September 2023).
It is a condition of the award that full scholarship holders are required to undertake a Teaching Assistant or Research Assistant role; while these positions are also available for fees-only scholarship holders and partial tuition-fee scholarship holders, who will be paid with university standard.
Scholarships are available for full-time study only, and there are currently no scholarships available for part-time programmes.
If you are seeking doctoral funding opportunities, you could either apply for a scholarship for an existing funded PhD project or a scholarship with your own project. More details can be found on the ‘Postgraduate Research Scholarship’ page of the website.