Study Engineering in China

Since the People’s Republic of China was founded in 1949, Chinese engineering and technology has developed at an exponential speed. To ensure that there is continuous development of the national economy, China has strengthened its engineering programs to produce skilled engineers and technicians across a range of disciplines.

The Engineering Program in China aims to train high-level application-oriented engineering professionals who can grasp the fundamental theories, knowledge and skills in relevant branches of engineering design, construction, research and management. Engineering programs are offered as bachelor degree, master degree, and doctoral degree.

Some of the top schools for engineering include Tsinghua University, Peking University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Zhejiang University, Fudan University, University of Science and Technology of China and Xi’an Jiaotong University.

Why study engineering in China

China produces one of the largest engineering graduates in the world. With schools like Tsinghua University and Peking University ranking in the QS Top World Universities, China offers unparalleled education for any student to study engineering.

Those who graduate from Chinese universities with degrees in engineering have been successful in large international projects across the world. China also offers numerous career opportunities for engineering professionals.

China boasts of world-class infrastructure and advanced construction methodologies and technology, ensuring that every student learns the best practices in engineering.


During the first two years of a nursing program in China, students spend most of their days inside the classroom learning nursing theories and mastering their technical skills through practicums and simulations. The last two years are spent in classroom lectures as well as clinical exposures/internships in affiliated hospitals.

The engineering curriculum is composed of: general education courses, professional foundation courses, engineering courses, electives and internship.

Tuition fee

Depending on the college/university and the location in China, yearly tuition for bachelor’s in engineering ranges from US $4,200 to $9,000. Master’s and doctoral programs in engineering may have higher rates than bachelor’s programs.

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