Architecture at Northwestern Polytechnical University
Introduction to the Program
The Bachelor’s in Architecture program is a four-year degree at Northwestern Polytechnical University provides you with the technical knowledge and skills to plan, design and construct buildings. It focuses on teaching you technical and aesthetic know-how to build physical structures.
About Northwestern Polytechnical University
The Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) is a national key university found in the historic city of Xi’an – the cradle of Chinese civilization. It is the only multidisciplinary and research-oriented university in China that also focuses on developing research-based education programs in various fields such as aeronautics and marine engineering.
NPU works in partnership with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). It is a top-tier university with a Ministry of Education Class A, Double First Class University distinction.
NPU is one of the best universities in the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The university has a historical legacy unlike no other. In 1960, NPU was legally approved as a key state university under the State Council. The university ranked in the top 15 of China’s 7th and 8th five-year plans. It is also one of the few universities to pioneer a graduate school.
The Northwestern Polytechnical University is an “Outstanding University Alliance” member. It has received numerous awards from different educational bodies in China. NPU follows the university motto, “Loyalty, Integrity, Courage, and Perseverance.”
The university continues to spread academic excellence in the west. It is fully committed to national defense and making a mark in the history of PRC. NPU visualizes itself as a world-class university, creating world-class, innovative changes.
About the Architecture Program
The Architecture course helps you make sound and efficient decisions in the planning, design, and building of infrastructures. It teaches you the principles of utility, strength and aesthetic so you can build quality and visually appealing physical structures.
At the end of the program, you will be able to develop technical expertise, visual perception, and familiarize yourself with basic and advanced construction methods. Most importantly, you will become an expert in integrating computer science to architecture so you can consider both spatial and visual when building infrastructures.
- High School graduate
- Age: 18 to 35
- Efficient Chinese language skills (5 grade of HSK or above)
The application deadline is July 10, 2019, and the start of the first semester is on September 2, 2019
NPU offers comfortable and clean accommodation for students within the university. You can choose from different room options.
Below is a list of accommodation fees.
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.