Eligibility and application procedures vary for different courses. Current main recommended opportunities from XJTLU partner institutions are available at the following (Non Exhaustive List):

Partner University Country Which students can apply?* How many free places are available?** Discount available to XJTLU students?
HEC Montreal Canada All N/A Yes varies every year
Laurentian University Canada All 2 N/A
Emlyon Business School France All 4 N/A
Trinity College Dublin Ireland All N/A N/A
Ca'Foscari University of Venice Italy All 6 N/A
Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) South Korea All N/A 40%
Taylor's University Malaysia All 6 N/A
Hague University of Applied Sciences The Netherlands All 15 100-200 Euro discount
University of Groningen The Netherlands All N/A N/A
University College Utrecht The Netherlands All N/A N/A
BI Norwegian Business School Norway All N/A N/A
University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) - Study Abroad Foundation USA All N/A N/A
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Study Abroad Foundation USA All N/A N/A
University College London (UCL) - Study Abroad Foundation UK All N/A N/A
University of Salamanca Spanish Learning - Study Abroad Foundation Spain All N/A N/A
Boston University USA All N/A N/A
University of Seoul South Korea All 3 N/A
University of Liverpool UK All 10 10%
University of Leeds UK All N/A Only early bird discounts
National Research University Higher School of Economics Russia All 5 N/A
Masaryk University Czech Republic All 2 N/A
University of Turku Finland All N/A N/A
University of Pennsylvania US All N/A 10%
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU) Japan All N/A N/A
Instituto Químico de Sarrià (IQS) Spain All 8 N/A
UNIMORE (EU-China Cooperation) Italy All 2 28%
McGill University Canada All N/A 15%
Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina All N/A N/A
Girton College_University of Cambridge UK All N/A N/A
Mahidol University Thailand All N/A N/A
ALBA Graduate Business School Greece PG 4 N/A

Please note:

1. The programmes being advertised here are opportunities for Summer School run by other universities and institutions of higher education.

They are not programmes offered or administered by XJTLU. Students are responsible for their own enrolment and organisation into such programmes, including travel, accommodation and insurance. If you have questions regarding these summer schools, it is highly suggested to contact the host university directly to get a quicker and more accurate response.

2. Applications should be made by current XJTLU degree students (UG, PG and PHD students).

Students should apply directly to the host institutions(except for tuition free places). For Study Abroad Foundation (SAF) programmes, applications should be addressed to SAF.

3. Please go to E-bridge Study Abroad Page (application portal) to apply for the tuition-free summer school places.

It is very important that ONLY applications for tuition-free summer schools should be submitted through the XJTLU E-bridge portal and the host university application system, general summer school applications should be made to the host university directly.

The deadline to apply for tuition-free places is 15th March and decisions will be made before 15th June.


  • Students who wish to apply for a free place will need to write an essay explaining why you are interested in this particular programme(s)
  • Applicants will need to have an EAP score higher than 40% in Y1 (PG students are exempted from this requirement)

Host institutions might have extra entry requirement which subject to change yearly.

For tuition-fee free summer school opportunities, please contact the XJTLU Study Abroad Team on studyabroad@xjtlu.edu.cn