Program Overview

JNU Master Program of China Studies in English

1. Program Overview

Master’s Degree of China Studies program, based upon Chinese traditional Classics, overseas Sinology and studies of China, is an interdisciplinary program with a curriculum covering a wide scope of knowledge of China with focus on contemporary China issues in language, history, literature, politics, legal institutions, and socio-economic development. The target students are non-Chinese nationals. The program aims to cultivate qualified China specialists or business/international affairs professionals with knowledge of Chinese culture and China’s domestic conditions.


2. Eligibility of Applicants

l Non-Chinese nationals with a valid passport

l Bachelors degree or above

l TOEFL/IBT 550/90, IELTS 6.5 or above required for non-native English speaker or those who have not had a substantial part of their education taught in the English language.

l Priority will be given to applicants who have a foundation of Chinese


3. Major Courses:

l Chinese Language

l China and the World

l Chinese Law and Society

l Chinese Government and Politics

l Studies on PRCs Foreign Relations

l Topics on Chinese Arts and Culture

l Selected Readings on Chinese Classics

l Theory and Methods in Political Science

l Research Methodology and Thesis Writing 

l Introduction to Chinese Traditional Culture

l Investigation of Chinese History and Culture 

l Introductions to Traditional Chinese Medicine

l Exploration and Experience of Contemporary China

l Economy and Development of Contemporary China

l Comparative Study on Chinese and Foreign Civilization


4. How to Apply

Contact China Studies Program Office at for application materials and inquiries. All completed application materials should be forwarded to the China Studies Program Office, by email (PDF format) by May 23rd, 2021.


5. Contact and Enquiry

China Studies Program Office

Address: Room 317,2nd Social Social Sciences Building, International School, Jinan University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R.China, 510632


Tel: 86-20-85223678

Contact: Ms. Sun Qiyun (Eva)

Wechat: ruiruimama1121