Current Position |  HOMEProspective StudentApplicationPostgraduatesContent
Potential Position

Enrollment of International Students (2016)

Information Source:OriginalRelease Date: 2016-03-01View Count:

The enrollment of international students has started. Relevant matters are notified as follows:

1. Application Period

(a)Postgraduate students: March 1,2016——April 30,2016. (For Chinese Government Scholarship applicants, the deadline is March 20, 2016)

(b)Undergraduate students and language students: March 1,2016——May 5,2016.

2. Enrollment and Majors

The number of enrollment depends on the number of applicants of the current year without occupying the original enrollment assigned by the authorities. The majors are set according to relevant enrollment guide.

3. Eligibility

(a)Applicants must be in good health, of good character, willing to comply with Chinese laws and regulations as well as the regulations of Fuzhou University, and respect social moral and customs in China.

(b) Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens with valid ordinary passports.

(c)Applicants from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan who have emigrated to foreign countries should have had a valid foreign passport and a certificate of naturalization for more than 4 years (including 4 years) Besides, there should be records that he or she has actually resided overseas for more than 2 years within the recent 4 years (before April 30 of the freshman year). Residence period of above 9 months but less than one year can be deemed as one year, which is subject to entry and exit stamps. 

(d)Applicants for Liberal Arts (including Economics and Management) should pass the HSK5, applicants for science and engineering should pass the HSK4. Qualified colleges and disciplines are encouraged to set up postgraduate programs taught in English. Students who are taught in English will not be arranged to study Chinese in principle, but he or she should obtain the credit of Chinese compulsory courses during study.

(e)Education background and age limit:

1) Applicants for bachelor’s degree studies must have high school degree and be under the age of 30.

2) Applicants for master degree studies must have bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 35.

3) Applicants for Doctoral degree studies must have master’s degree and be under the age of 40.

4) Applicants for general or senior visiting students should meet relevant degree requirements and be under the age of 50.

    5) Other requirements are implemented according to relevant enrollment guide.

4. Application Materials

(a)Admission application form for foreign students of FZU (applicants for master’s or doctor’s degree studies see attachment 1, applicants for Bachelor’s degree studies and applicants for language studies see attachment 2)

(b)The photocopy of the valid ordinary passport, the duration of study should be within the period of validity.

(c)2 pieces of photo, size equals with photo used in the passport (white background, applicant’s names in the back)

(d)Notarized photocopy of highest diploma (graduating students should submit a study certificated provided by the university) .

(f)Notarized photocopy of transcripts.

(g)Foreign Physical Examination Form Please download from:

(h)Personal statement of applicant in Chinese or in English (no less than 2000 words). The content should include: study and work experience, special achievements; the capacity for scientific research and other capacity. Applicants for doctoral degree studies should describe the creativity of master degree thesis or work. List one or two target tutors.

(i)A study or research plan in Chinese or in English (no less than 2000 words), including problems that should be solved and expectation of research.

(j)Applicants for Master’s degree or Doctor’s degree should provide two recommendation letters in Chinese or English (associate professor at least)

(k)The photocopy of HSK certificate

6. Review and Admission

    Fuzhou University will review the application materials, combine with the result of rating, advice of supervisor, result of health examination comprehensively and decide on the list of accepted students with relevant department and college. The Admission Notice will be sent after the approval of department in charge.   

7. Registration

  Admitted foreign students come to Fuzhou University with student visa and admission letter for registration. The exact date is subject to the admission letter. New students should show the original of diploma and physical examination report for review on the registration day. If it is found that there is any cheating, violation, or fake documents, the admission will be canceled.

8. Scholarship

    Applicants can apply for Chinese Government Scholarship, Provincial Government Scholarship of Fujian, and Fuzhou University Scholarship.

For Chinese Government Scholarship, you can log in for online registration and query. For Enrollment Guide for CSC Scholarship (2016-2017), see details:

For Provincial Government Scholarship of Fujian and Fuzhou University Scholarship, please enter,download the scholarship application form and prepare relevant materials according to the attached list.

Contact person: ZHAO XIN


Office of Cooperation and Exchange

February 29, 2016