Bachelor’s in Computer Science and Technology

Introduction to the Program

This bachelors program takes 4 years to complete. Students can choose to study the program in Chinese or English.

About East China University of Science and Technology

The school has a highly qualified teaching faculty. It is also a Chinese Ministry of Education Double First Class Discipline University, with Double First Class status in certain disciplines 

Double First Class Discipline University alternatively referred as Double Top University Plan, is an initiative by the government of the People’s Republic of China, to adequately transform a group of elite Chinese universities and individual university departments into world class universities and disciplines by the end of 2050. 

About the Program

The bachelor’s program combines both hardware and software in its curriculum. The main objective of the program is to cultivate high-level engineering and technical students who can engage in hardware and software system design, application of hardware and software, and research and development.

Apart from imparting computer knowledge to the students, the program is also designed to help students put their knowledge into practice by creating effective solutions to practical problems.


The main courses of the program include discrete mathematics, data structure, operating system, software engineering, digital logic, computer system structure, interface and communication, information security, image processing and pattern recognition, compilation principle, database principle, artificial intelligence, computer composition principle, computer network, database technology and multimedia technology

Career Plan

Students who graduate from this bachelor’s program are able to take part in information collection and analysis of finance, trade and commercial organizations; research and design of computer company information systems; development and management of computer application systems in enterprises and institutions.


There are many internship opportunities to students studying Computer Science at ECUST. Students who excel in their studies are usually offered internship opportunities by the Human Resource office at the educational institution.

Entry Requirements

  • You must be a non-Chinese citizen
  • You must have graduated from high school
  • You must be between 18 to 35 years
  • You must be of good physical and mental health
  • You must be proficient in English or have TOEFL  60 or higher, or IELTS 5.5 or higher

Application Deadline

The deadline for application for the bachelor’s program is 15th July.


The tuition for the program is RMB 22,000 ($3,300 USD) per year. The total tuition for all 4 years amounts to RMB 88,000 ($13,200 USD)


Students at ECUST have a variety of options to choose from when it comes to accommodation. There are 2 building they can choose from namely:

Xuhui Campus International Student Apartment Building 1 (Morning Garden)

The types of rooms available and charges include:

  • Single Room – RMB 75 per day
  • Double Room – RMB 110 per day
  • Suit – RMB 140 per day

Room facilities include air conditioning, refrigerator, beddings, broadband, separate bathroom and basic furniture

Shared facilities include a kitchen and washing machine.

Bedroom at ECUST Accommodation Building 1
Bedroom at ECUST Accommodation Building 1
Bathroom at ECUST Accommodation Building 1
Bathroom at ECUST Accommodation Building 1


Xuhui Campus International Student Apartment Building 3 (Inspirational Apartment)

The rooms available at Building 3 are only single rooms. They cost RMB 60 per day and span 12 square meters.

Room facilities include separate bathroom, broadband, bedding, basic furniture, air conditioning and refrigerator

Shared facilities include a kitchen and washing machine.

Shared Kitchen at Building 3 Accommodation
Shared Kitchen at Building 3 Accommodation
Bathroom at Building 3 Student Apartment
Bathroom at Building 3 Student Apartment
bedroom at ECUST Accommodation Building 3
bedroom at ECUST Accommodation Building 3


There are various scholarships available to both local and international students at ECUST. They include:

  • Chinese Government Scholarship
  • Shanghai Government Scholarship
  • ECUST President Scholarship for Degree Programs
  • ECUST President Scholarship for Language Programs


There are a number of accommodation options for students. For full information see the accommodation page here.

About the Application Process

To apply complete the application form and pay the application fee here. Applications take 4-6 weeks before a decision is given, and students are accepted on a rolling basis. After you have been accepted you will receive your official acceptance letter visa application form. If you have any questions contact us.

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