I. Entry Requirement（Year 2018）
Applicants should be healthy and well-behaved, having foreign citizenship. Applicants for Master’s degree programs should have undergraduate study background equivalent to Chinese Bachelor’s degree. Applicants for Doctoral programs should have Master study background equivalent to Chinese Master’s degree.*
Applicants should have good academic records, and the following documents need to be provided (including but not limited to):
Transcripts from highest degree education institution(original /notarized copy in English or Chinese version).
Personal statement and a brief research plan （800 words）. Doctoral Degree program applicants need to submit a brief introduction of research experience.
Two recommendation letters from scholars who have title of associate professor or higher.
ii. Chinese Language Requirements
HSK certificate level four or above is required for the applicants who would like to study in the programs of science and engineering（medical majors included）; HSK level five is required for the applicants who would like to study in the programs of liberal arts.
For those applicants who do not reach the required Chinese language level, they could apply to study in Wuhan University, in the condition that they need to study Chinese language in Wuhan University for one year, then they could enter into major study. For doctoral program applicants, if the English is sufficient, the Chinese language requirement could be adjusted for some programs.
Applicants whose native language is Chinese or can provide proof of studying at the previous institution where the teaching language is Chinese, can apply for HSK test waiver for further approval of Wuhan University.
iii. English Language Requirements
For applicants whose native language is not English and would like to apply to study in English taught programs, please provide score report of English Language test. TOEFL requires 80, IELTS requires 5.5. For those who could not offer the above mentioned standard English test results, additional oral or written English test organized by Wuhan University will be required to participate in.
*For those applicants who give up their original Chinese citizenship and become foreign citizens, the conditions set by Document No.83(2009) of Ministry of Education of the PRC should be met.
II. Application Procedures
i. Online Application
Please log on the online application system at "China International Students Service System " (http://fses-admin.whu.edu.cn/) within the application period.. After registration, please complete online the "Wuhan University Application Form for Foreign Scholars and Students" correctly and completely, and upload the supporting documents as required
ii. Supporting Documents
Front page of passport;
Master’s degree program applicants should submit a bachelor’s degree certificate. Doctoral degree program applicants should submit both master’s and bachelor’s degree certificates. Those who have not graduated yet must provide a proof of education in current academic institution;
Master’s degree program applicants should submit an academic transcript of undergraduate study. Doctoral degree program applicants should submit academic transcripts of both graduate and undergraduate studies;
Master degree applicants should submit two academic recommendation letters from scholars who have the title of associate professor. Recommendation letters from higher or senior professionals in related academic field required for doctor degree applicants;
Research plan and research experience over 800 words;
Score Report of HSK Level four or above (within the period of validity) *;
Form for the Financial Sponsor (template is available in the online application system);
Score Report of English language test(e.g. TOEFL/IELTS/others) *;
Candidates who have any learning experiences in any universities or colleges in China should submit Discipline Records
from those universities in China;
Certificate of application fee payment.
Note：Applicants are required to submit scanned images of all required documents at the time of application. All uploaded documents should be in Chinese or in English; otherwise notarized translations in Chinese or English are required. Once translated, the original documents and certified translations are to be submitted together to the application system.
* Score Report of HSK Level is required if applying for Chinese-medium programs or English-medium programs of master of clinical medicine.
* Score Report of English language test is required if applying for English-medium programs. Students from English-speaking countries may provide educational background information instead.
iii. Comprehensive Evaluation
Applicants should submit all information and documents accurately and completely before the deadline for the evaluation by Wuhan University, otherwise, the application will be considered not qualified.
Examination & Interview
Applicants who pass application document review will be admitted to the interview. The interview time and method will be informed in advance. Outstanding applicants recognized by Wuhan University will have the interview waived and get an offer directly.
Medical specialties applicants are required to participate in remote interviews held by Medical school of Wuhan University. The calendar of interviews would be announced by Medical school through email.
Admission decision (postgraduate) is based on a comprehensive evaluation of performance in the university, research capability, and supporting documents as well as tests and interview ( if applicable).
IV. Duration, Degree & Diploma
Master’s degree programs are two to three years, and doctoral degree programs are three to four years. The Programs are mainly delivered in Chinese, with part of the programs taught in English. A certificate of graduation will be awarded to students who have met all graduation requirements. A master’s degree or doctoral degree will be awarded to students who have met the related requirements of degree conferment.
VII. Application & Admission Period
Application time start from Nov. 1,2017 to June 20, 2018.
Based on overall evaluation of the document and interview of the applicants, Wuhan University will issue the admission results in three times: January 31, April 30，May 30 and June 30. Please check the admission result at the website of http://admission.edu.edu.cn.
VIII. Visa Application and Registration
Admitted applicants should bring passport, Admission Letter, Visa Application Form (JW202/201), Physical Examination Record Form as well as Blood Test Record to the local Chinese Embassy/Consulate or other official missions authorized by Diplomatic Ministry of China to apply for a student visa (X1 visa or X2 visa). All documents should be issued by Wuhan University or filed with Chinese education authorities.
Notice: If applicants who got admitted fail to get students visa (X1,X2), will not be registered at Wuhan University.
The registration time for new students will be from Sept. 3 to Sept. 7, 2018.
For registration at Wuhan University, the admitted students should bring their personal and ordinary passport (diplomatic passport and business passport will not be accepted), Admission notice, Visa Application Form (JW202/JW201) ,and student visa. Original documents of degree or diploma should be provided for recheck before the official registration, otherwise, the admission will be considered invalid.
X. Address & Contact
Admission Office, School of International Education
Wuhan, Hubei Province 430072, P.R. China
Tel: 0086-27-68753912; 0086-27-87647553