Master’s in Mathematics

Introduction to the Program

The Master’s in Mathematics at ECNU is a three year Master’s degree program taught in English.

About East China Normal University

Founded in Shanghai in October 1951, East China Normal University (ECNU) is one of the most prestigious universities in China and is sponsored by the national programs “Project 211” and “Project 985”. For more information visit the ECNU page here.

About the Program

The three year, full-time International Master’s Program in Applied Mathematics (IMAM) is a specialized master’s program for international students who have a bachelor’s degree in math, applied math and other related fields. At present, the IMAM program is available for the following fields of specialization: control science, fractal geometry, numerical method and analysis, singular perturbation, combinatorics, and graph theory.

Start Date of the Program


Entry Requirements

  • International students who want to applied for master’s degree, should have Bechelor degree in math, applied math and related fields, and who want to applied for phd’s degree, should have master degree in math, applied math and related fields.
  • Scores from TOEFL, IELTS or other international or national English proficiency examinations


The study of the program is under the guide of an advisers’ group with the head of a supervisor who is mainly in charge such that students in this program are required to undertake rigorous course work and participate in research activity. Besides of course work, several talks, practices or short courses will be provided by invited experts from institutions in China or abroad.

Courses for Master and PhD students include common course, foundation course and professional courses. Common course include Chinese, Chinese culture or Chinese civilization .

The 3-year Master course includes a period of intensive fieldwork on which a written thesis, in English is based. The Master programme is centred on the five core courses of  Advanced ODE, PDE,Applied Partial Equation,Scientific Computing,Modern Probability, and some courses on Specialty Series& Selective Series.

Application Deadline

15th June

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees are RMB32000 per year. The total for the 3 year program is 96,000 RMB.


There are four international student dorms on Zhongshan Rd. Campus: International Exchange Service Center, No.1 International Student Residence Hall, No.2 International Student Residence Hall, and No.12 Student Residence Hall. For further information on the accommodation visit the accommodation page here.

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