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A reliable track record

The International School of Jinan University was the first School to offer opportunities to study for its degrees worldwide to those who want to compete at the national as well as the international level. The establishment of the International School was one of the important steps in building up a modern international university to meet the needs of local and international students through its prestigious programs since 2001. Adopting the academic credit system, the International School offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Undergraduate students can study various courses through a Bachelor’s Degree Program in International Economy and Trade (IET), Accounting (in cooperation with CGA in Canada), Clinical Medicine, Food Quality and Safety, Pharmacy, Finance and Public Administration. These programs are designed for students needing to upgrade their undergraduate qualifications before beginning a career, so we have a track record in delivering courses to you whatever your circumstances.


Proven quality - Excellent Academic Staff

You, and your employer, can rely on the quality of your award. Highly qualified and experienced local and foreign academic staff and specialists are employed to teach various courses offered by the International School. Our quality has been endorsed by the Ministry of Education – the China’s independent body for safeguarding the quality and standards of Higher Education. It confirmed that confidence can be placed in the University’s management of the quality of its programmes and of the standards of awards made through its programs.

The staff, scholars and researchers in the School conduct world-class research and training programs in Current Chinese Economy, Medical Research, Food Quality and Safety and Particle Physics in collaboration with some well-known universities around the globe, thus actively expanding its domestic and international academic exchanges. Many of the academic staff has also won teaching awards. We have 20 academic staff, approximately 30 research-only staff, 200 postgraduate research and over 2000 undergraduate students. The International School at JNU is a dynamic environment in which to study courses of your choice.



Many graduates follow careers in research, and in areas such as Business and Finance there is a high demand for qualified graduates. A Degree Program at the International School teaches you how to address outstanding problems, equips you with mathematical and information technology skills, teaches you how to work in a team with others and to think critically and creatively; all valuable skills that you will use in every career you follow.

International School graduates have also made successful careers in industries such as marketing and management, business and economics, communications, computing, finance, and medical technology. It is now common for people to have several very different careers during their life. The Degree Program at the International School not just trains you for your first job, but teaches you skills that you will use for the next forty years. Discover more about the careers followed by International School graduates at Alumni profiles.


Developed to fit your needs and lifestyle

Studying with the International School allows you to keep working while you study for your degree, even if your employment takes you around the world. We currently have more than 1,000 students from various countries. Our comprehensive programs constantly adhere to the guiding policy of meeting the higher educational needs and professional knowledge of overseas Chinese and foreign students. There are exchange programs for students wanting to study undergraduate courses, and for those wanting to gain research experience.


Local support for your studies

We also have a track record of working with prestigious local institutions and colleges. The school decicates itself to building upon its achievements and enlarging the number of majors as well as the enrolments to meet the increasing needs of overseas and foreign students. Many of our students choose to pay for additional educational support at local colleges, particularly on undergraduate degree courses. To find out more please visit How can I get local support?


Value for money

Your overall costs will be substantially lower to study full time on campus. School provides with teaching assistants are to help you analyze problems through tutorials, corner and group discussions in various courses. With no additional costs it represents excellent value for money. To find out more please visit Cost to get your degree.