Agricultural University (SAU) has 41 undergraduate programs to the
international students. Besides 3 specialized programs
are instructed in English or bilingually in Chinese & English, most of the
programs are offered in Chinese. Undergraduate programs are
usually completed in 4 years. Certificates of graduation and degree
will be awarded to those who have met the requirements of graduation and degree
2. Qualification of
qualified applicant aged between 18 and 25, in good physical and
mental health, and awarded a certificate of graduation from senior
Chinese language proficiency. For programs offered in Chinese, applicants for
the programs of humanities, social sciences, art, management, journalism and
law should pass Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) band 5 or above, with each
subject graded over 60 points; those for science and engineering programs
should pass Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) band 4 or above, with each
subject graded over 60 points.
those who have given up their original Chinese nationality and become a
foreign citizen, the conditions set by the Document No. 83 (2009) of
the Ministry of Education of China should
3. Application Schedule
(1) Online Application
Applicants: December 1st 2016 to May 1st 2017
December 1st 2016 to June 1st 2017
(2) Deadline for
Written Materials Submission
Applicants: May 5th 2017
June 5th 2017
★ Note: The written materials
delivered by mail shall be postmarked by the deadline.
4. Application Procedure Step 1: Online
Step 1: Online
Complete application in the Online System http://126.96.36.199/. Print and sign
the Application Form produced by the system after the application status and
the uploaded photo change to "verified".
★ Note: The information provided online cannot be modified
after the application deadline.
Step 2: Documents
(1) Application Form for International Students with signature
(2) Scholarship Application Form with signature (If applicable)
Original or notarized photocopies of senior high school certificate, junior
high school certificate, and senior high school transcripts. Documents in
languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized
translations in Chinese or English.
applicants who will be graduating from senior high school (University) in July
should provide the Pre-graduation Certificate. Original graduation certificate
should be submitted after admission.
Chinese Language Proficiency Certificate (HSK), and a photocopy of the
transcripts (original version is requested before admission).
copies of applicant's recent photo (2-inch size, cap-free, white background).
photocopy of passport pages with photo, visa or residence permit.
the applicants who are studying in a university, additional materials are
required, such as schooling records, on-going study certificate and
recommendation from the university.
applicants under the age of 18 on Registration Day, a notarization of
guarantors in China is required. The guardian of the student has to be living
in Sichuan at present. Whatever the guardian's nationality is, he or she must
have a source of income.
English Language Proficiency certificate for programs taught in English (IELTS,
applicants who wish to be exempted from the written test of the entrance
examination shall submit an Application for Written Test Exemption, and attach
the SAT transcripts, IB certificate and transcripts, or A-Level certificate and
transcripts which meet the Conditions of Written Test Exemption.
According to the Document No. 83 (2009) of the Ministry of Education of
China, the applicants who have given up their original Chinese nationality and
become a foreign citizen should submit the following documents:
naturalization certificate, proof of cancellation of the original Chinese citizen, photocopy
of the passport pages with exit and entry stamps for the recent four
years, proof of study abroad in the recent two years.
Other supporting materials including sports, arts and other relevant
awards and certificates to show your talent, transcripts of college
entrance examination in home country, admission notice from well-known
foreign universities, etc.
1) In addition to the above
application materials, the university may require applicant to provide
supplementary materials, depending on the circumstances.
2) All the application materials will not be returned
except for the official documents such as senior high school diploma and HSK
3) The application is invalid if
the application materials are incomplete.
Step 3：Application Fee Payment
to pay application fee: RMB 600(non-refundable)
(1) Pay at the International Student Office of SAU in person or entrust
others. Submit the copy of the Payment Receipt to ISO.
Ya’an Campus: Room 425, Comprehensive Administration Building,
No.46 Xinkang Road, Yucheng District, Ya’an
Chengdu Campus: Room 411, Administration Building 1, No.211
Huimin Road, Wenjiang District, Chengdu
(2) Transfer via banks and submit Payment Receipt in the online system.
Name*: CHINA CONSTRUCTION BANK CORPORATION, SICHUAN BRANCH
Address*: 19/F CCB SICHUAN BUILDING, NO.86 TIDU STREET,CHENGDU 610016 P.R.CHINA
SICHUAN AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY
information above in Chinese:
Name*: BANK OF CHINA WENJIANG SUB BR SICHUAN BRANCH
Address*: NO.35 SECTION RENMIN ZHONGLU CHENGDU, CHINA
SICHUAN AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY
information above in Chinese:
Bank Remittance Information on the website of Finance Department of SAU (http://cwc.sicau.edu.cn/view.asp?id=35).
Step 4：Original Application
Deliver the hard copy of
the signed Application Form and other original application documents to International
Student Office by mail (mail address is enclosed in the item Contact
Information). The documents should be bound on top left corner (in duplicate)
in the order above. No application documents will be returned.
(1) The applicants should
complete online application and materials submission delivered by
post-mail must be postmarked by the deadline.
(2) The documents provided
should be in Chinese or English, otherwise
notarial translations in Chinese or English are required. None of the above
application documents will be returned.
(3) Before June 30th, the
fresh graduates need to submit the graduate degree's diploma and official
transcript which has been notarized. Late submissions will not be entertained.
Students are not officially admitted if application documents are not
qualified. Application documents will not be returned.
5. Entrance Examination
★ Note: The applicants for the exemption of written
test should complete online application and materials submission as
soon as possible in the aforementioned schedule. Before May 1, 2017,
the applicants will be notified whether or not the exemption is
(1) Subjects of Written
Test for the majors/programs in Science, Engineering, Economics and
Management: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and English.
(2) Subjects of Written
Test for the majors/programs in Law, Humanities, and Social
Sciences: Basic Chinese Language, Chinese Writing, General Knowledge, and
(3) Subjects of Written Test for
the majors in Arts and Design: Chinese Writing, General Knowledge, Sketch,
Quick Sketch, and Color Painting.
(4) Extra Test and
Interview: the applicant may be required to
do extra test or interview, depending on the circumstances.
Sichuan Agricultural University offers two kinds of scholarships to the
international students: Sichuan Government Scholarship (SGS) and Sichuan
Agricultural University Scholarships (SAUSO). The scholarships cover full or
some proportions of tuition, living allowance, medical insurance, basic
Scholarship recipients must go through the Annual scholarship Review. The
scholarship will be terminated if the students fail to meet the requirements in
more detailed information about introduction and application of scholarship,
please visit the website for Scholarship Application http://english.sicau.edu.cn/?p=41.
7. Inquiry and Admission
The applicants who pass the
examination or interview, and be approved by Sichuan Agricultural University
International Student Admission Committee will be finally admitted. Admission
Notice, Visa Application Form for Study in China (JW202) will be issued by International
Students Office. Prior to this, the International Office will send email to
admitted students and the applicants may check admission status via the Online
8. Visa Application and Registration
students should bring their personal and ordinary passport,
Admission Notice, Visa Application Form (JW202), and original Form of Physical
Examination Record for Foreigners as well as other original documents of
physical examination to the Embassy or Consulate of the People's Republic of
China, and apply for student visa (X1 visa). Students who intend to live in the
dormitory on campus shall apply for the room on line during the dates specified
on the university instructions. Students shall come to International Students
Office for registration during the dates indicated on the Admission Notice
with the aforementioned documents. Students must enter Mainland China with
ordinary passport, X1 visa, and must apply for Residence Permit within 30 days
after arrival in China.
9. Accommodation Reservation
On-campus rooms can only
be reserved for those who have successfully applied on line. There is a
bathroom, broadband internet access, furniture for each room in the student
apartment. Air-conditioners, refrigerator and microwave oven are installed in
some of the rooms. There are also water boilers, laundry services and public
showers in the apartment. For each room, there is a fixed amount of free water
and electricity, and the extra amount will be paid by students themselves.
Those who fail to apply for the dorm on line need to find
the accommodation off campus by themselves.
10. Costs (in RMB Yuan)
(1) Application Fee
(Non-refundable): RMB 600
(2) Tuition Fees
of Undergraduate Programs: RMB 16,000/Year
Injury and Hospitalization Insurance: RMB 800/year
International students at
Sichuan Agricultural University must be medically insured throughout their
entire planned period of study. Students are required to purchase the
Comprehensive Insurance Plan of Foreign Students provided by Ping An insurance
company on the day of registration, which has been recognized and recommended
by the Chinese Ministry of Education. Students who do not have valid medical
insurance are not allowed to register.
To get more detailed information about insurance (Scheme 2), please visit the website of
International Student Insurance (www.lxbx.net).
furniture, broadband internet access, 2 beds
Air-conditioner, refrigerator microwave oven bathroom, furniture, broadband internet
access, 2 beds
Bedding and towels are not supplied.
each room, there is a fixed amount of free water and electricity, and the extra
amount will be paid by students themselves.
(5) Estimated cost of living (For your
Meals: approximately 12,000 Yuan/year
textbooks: Charged according to the actual cost (approximately 500 Yuan/year)
Permit: approximately 400 Yuan/year
Examination: approximately 500 Yuan
and other miscellaneous costs: approximately 3,000 Yuan/year
11. Contact Information
International Students Office of Sichuan Agricultural
Room721, Administration Building 1,
Huimin Road, Wenjiang District, Chengdu
P. R. China