Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, China

Semester dates

Spring: mid-February to June

Fall: September to late January

The City

Hangzhou is the capital and largest city of Zhejiang Province in Eastern China. A core city of the Yangtze River Delta, Hangzhou has a position on the Hangzhou Bay 180 kilometres (110 mi) southwest of Shanghai that gives it economic power. It has been one of the most renowned and prosperous cities of China for much of the last 1,000 years, due in part to its beautiful natural scenery. The city's West Lake is its best-known attraction.

The University

Zhejiang Sci-Tech University is located in the “International Garden City” Hangzhou and provides programs in fields of sciences, engineering, humanities, economics, management and law with engineering being its main focus. It stems from the Sericultural Academy founded in 1897, and now has a history of over 110 years.

ZSTU consists of 17 schools and offers 52 bachelor programs, 30 master programs and 2 PhD programs. At present, the number of full-time undergraduate and graduate students enrolled is 26,000.

For campus photos please visit: http://www.zstu.edu.cn/english/Campus_Scenery.html

Courses

Delivered in English: http://www.zstu.edu.cn/english/Candidates1.html

Information on application process: http://www.zstu.edu.cn/english/International_Students.html

Housing

On campus accommodation: single room 800 RMB/month; double room 450 RMB/month

Off campus apartment: one bedroom 1500-1800 RMB/month

Food

Around 50 RMB/day

Textbook

500 RMB/semester