Jiangnan University

Jiangnan University

  Province: Jiangsu – Wuxi Shi                                      University World Ranking: 680

About University

Jiangnan University 

Jiangnan University established in Wuxi City at 1902 in Jiangsu Province The University is situated in the southern part of the province of Jiangsu. The city is also reputed as the “Pearl of China’s Light Industry Higher Education”, Jiangnan University is one of China’s national key “211 Project” universities, one of “985”- platform universities, and functions directly under China’s Ministry of Education. Its roots may stretch back to 1902 when its predecessor,named San Jiang Normal School, began its first term. More than a hundred years of development and 50 years of independent education have brought Jiangnan University recognition in scientific research, teaching quality and social service from all levels of society. It’s a comprehensive university, recognized and highly respected both at home and abroad. The root of Jiangnan University stretches back to San Jiang Normal School which was founded in Nanjing in 1902 which was renamed later National Central University and Nanjing University. The private Jiangnan University which was another source of JU, was founded in Wuxi in 1948. Later during reconstructive of higher education happened after the establishment of the People’s Republic of China, the engineering related departments of Nanjing University merged related departments of private Jiangnan University and several other universities and formed Nanjing Institute of Technology in 1952,  and in 1958, the related department of Nanjing Institute of Technology moved to Wuxi and established Wuxi College of Light Industry which was established as an university in 1995. Later, Jiangnan University was formed by the combination of Wuxi University of Light Industry Jiangnan College and Wuxi Education College.

Jiangnan University consists of 21 schools and 51 undergraduate programs with disciplines including engineering, science, literature, economics, law, medicine, agriculture, arts and education. Jiangnan University has 125 Master Degree Programs, 32 Doctoral Degree Programs, and 6 Post doctoral Research Stations in the fields of Light Industry Technology and Engineering, Food Science and Technology, Control Science and Engineering, Chemistry Engineering and Technology, and Textile Engineering and 5 National Key Disciplines. Jiangnan University has nearly more than 27000 full time Chinese students and 803 international students studying here at present. Jiangnan University has the faculty team consisting of 1,668 members including 1068 professors and associate professors. Jiangnan University is the cradle and one of the major supporting institutions of China’s light industry, food science technology and biotechnology. The National Key Lab of Food Science and Technology  approved by the Ministry of Science & Technology, is the only one of its kind in China. In addition it has nineteen national, ministerial or provincial engineering research centers, twenty one laboratories at the ministerial or provincial level, the Food Safety Research Base of Jiangsu Province, the Scientific and Technological Novelty Search Workstation of Ministry of Education, the Industrial Microbial Resources Database Integration and Information Sharing Platform.

Since the implementation of China’s 11th 5 Years Plan, Jiangnan University has undertaken a large quantity of national, provincial or ministerial projects including “863 Projects”, “973 Projects”, National Key Projects, National Key Scientific and Technological Projects, and the National Natural Science Fund. It has received 400 national, ministerial or provincial awards including 11 National Technology Invention and two Humanity and Social Science Awards. In 2012, 1479 academic papers by JU faculty members were SCIE and ISTP indexed. In the same year, research works resulted in 5037 applications, including 1409 for inventions. More than 2570 were granted, which is second to none in Jiangsu. The number of granted and effective patents for inventions ranked the 3rd and the 4th respectively at the provincial level. In 2012, its total research funding 444 million yan.

Jiangnan University was in the first group of higher institutions approved by China’s Ministry of Education of enrolling foreign students, and has long been active in international exchanges and cooperation and has cultivated different kinds of students from more than 90 countries. Jiangnan University has cooperated in teaching or scientific research with more than 100 universities or research organizations in more 32 countries and regions. Jiangnan University has gradually become one of the most potensial international exchange centers in the fields of food science & technology, biotechnology, industrial design and textile technology. At present, there are more than 800 international students studying at Jiangnan University.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 57 and the world rank is 680.

Does Chinese universities provide programs in English?

YES Chinese Universities provide programs in English.International Students can pursue their degrees in English taught in Chinese Universities.

Do I need to take an IELTS or TOEFL exam before applying in this University?

No, Students don’t need the IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted in this University but for applying Chinese Government Scholarship (CSC) sometime students are asked for the IELTS certificate.

What Documents do I need to apply for this University?

The primary documents a student need for applying this University are Notary stamped scan copies of the last Academic degree certificate and testimonial, Passport, Police Clearance Certificate and Medical Certificate.

When my offer letter come after applying this University?

Usually, It takes 4 to 8 weeks to come an offer letter from any Chinese Universities after applying.

University's Other Information


Admission is going on for March & September Intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Semester is open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates and the Doctoral programme.

To get admission information or any kind of queries, please contact:

China: +8613632437050 (Whatsapp/Wechat/Viber/IMO)


Scholarships 30%
Result Status 80%
Foreign Students 45%
Positive Reviews 80%
University Ranking 85%

All Programs


Bachelor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Biotechnology 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Brewing Engineering 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Food Science & Technology 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Light Chemistry Engineering 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Textile Engineering 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Telecommunication Technology 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Computer Science & Technology 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Electrical Engineering & Automation 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Macromolecule Materials & Engineering 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Packaging Engineering 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Mechanical Engineering 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Nursing 4 years September ¥16,400 Chinese
Business Administration 4 years September ¥14,800 Chinese
Industrial Engineering 4 years September ¥14,800 Chinese
Chinese Linguistics & Literature 4 years September ¥14,800 Chinese
International Economics & Trade 4 years September ¥14,800 Chinese


Master-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Fermentation Engineering 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Microbiology 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Sugar Refining Engineering 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Food Science and Technology 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Nutrition & Food Hygiene 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Textile Engineering 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Textile Engineering 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Pharmacy 3 years September ¥20,000 English
Business Administration 3 years September ¥20,000 Chinese
Packaging Engineering 3 years September ¥20,000 Chinese
Mechanical Engineering 3 years September ¥20,000 Chinese


Doctor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Fermentation Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 English
Food Science and Technology 4 years September ¥25,000 English
Sugar Refining Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 English
Pharmaceutical Engineering and Technology 4 years September ¥25,000 English
Textile Science and Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 English
Leather Chemistry and Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Leather Chemistry and Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Light Industry Machinery and Packaging Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Environment Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Control Science and Control Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in Jiangnan University

1. Tuition Fee:

  • Non-degree: 3,000 to 14,000 RMB
  • Bachelor Degree: 14,800 to 16,400 RMB/ Year
  • Master Degree: 20,000 RMB/ Year
  • Doctoral Degree: 25,000 RMB/ Year

2. Service Fee: 50 USD

Others expenses are listed as below

1. Insurance Fee: 600 RMB/ Year

2. Hostel Fee:

  • Single Room: 1500 – 2000 RMB/Semester

3. Living Cost: 1,600 to 2,050 RMB/ Month

4. Food Cost: 100 USD

  After you are admitted, we will inform you via email for your confirmation of acceptance. Afterward, we will issue the admission letter, JW201/202 Form for visa application. If you wish to live on the campus, please complete the Housing Application form.

Prepare Your Departure:

Before your departure, be sure to take the following materials:

(1) The Admission Letter

(2) Passport (valid for at least 6 months).

(3) JW201/202 Form

(4) Official Foreigner Physical Examination Form and your blood test report.

Be aware that the orientation is mandatory for freshman students.

Admission Procedure

Apply for a course in a Chinese University  is very easy. Students just have to follow some steps to apply for their favorite course. In order to help students complete their online application, International students are recommended to follow the simple instructions.

Foreign applicants must provide the following documents to apply:

1.  Application Form  fills in Chinese or in English.

2.  Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan copy )

  • Passport

Dear student, the first thing you need to have a passport. This is more important documents because without a passport you can not go to study in your dream country. To have passport make you secure to live or study abroad. So if you don’t have it, we suggest you make your passport ready from the embassy office in your home country. Moreover if you have your passport already, then make sure your passport expiry date will not be expired. If it already be expired then you need to remake your passport.

  • Passport Size Photo

The passport photo size (50mm x 40mm) in general. The photo should be clear and the background must be plain, white or off-white in color. The height of the head should be between 28mm – 33mm.The head width has to be between 21mm–24mm. Submit a color photo, taken in the last 6 months. Use a clear image of your face. Passport photo should not use filters on the face or take your photo from someone else or selfies. Take off your eyeglasses for your photo. Here is the sample of Passport Size Photo.

3.  Transcripts & Certificates  (Must be Notarized Copy )

Students for Bachelor Degree need to provide their school transcripts and certificates. For Master Degree Applicants have to bring their undergraduate transcripts and certificates.  And Doctorate Degree studies must provide their both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates.

Please take as a note that is, all the transcripts and certificates should be notarized.

Note : Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with translations in Chinese or English.

4.  English Proficiency Certificate

In China, some universities does not asked IELTS but if you study in Chinese Taught for CSC scholarship, English Proficiency Certificate need to have ready. If you have IELTS already then you are lucky to study in China without delay.

5.  CV/Resume

Applicants must have to prepare their CV if they want to study abroad in their desired country. The Resume or CV should include their academic qualifications with results, personal details (name, date of birth, marital status, national Id or school Id, physical address, contact no, nationality, language, etc), reference from your institution’s faculty (his/her name, address and designation), personal achievement, etc. To know how to make a standard CV please click here the sample of  The Resume.

6.  Study Plan or Research Proposal (Ms/PhD)

Applicants for graduate studies need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or in English (no less than 800 words). This document is required only for Ms or PhD applicants.

7.  Recommendation Letter (Ms/PhD)

Applicants for all graduate studies need two letters of recommendation from full professors or associate professors (in Chinese or English). Letters must be include professors’ phone number and email address. Here is the sample of  Recommendation Letter.

8.  Published Academic Papers or Other Academic Achievements (if  applicable).

9.  Foreign Physical Examination

Applicants are expected to keep the original copies filled in English. The medical examination must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. Medical examination results will be valid for 6 months. All applicants are kindly requested to take this factor into consideration as they plan to take the medical examination. Click here to collect Foreigner Physical Examination Form.

10.  Bank Statement

Bank statements must show to any foreign country for the purpose of a visitor or a business or an immigrants. For the study purpose in foreign countries also need to show bank statement. So dear applicants, you will need to have ready your all documents. Sponsorship can be your parents or anyone whom are your blood related.

11.  Police Verification (No Criminal Record)

This is also need to have ready for the study purpose. It is important because foreign country does not allow criminal record. A Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved  by the police or government agencies in order to prove that the applicant has no criminal offense against him/her like arrest, conviction. For this you need to provide your Police Clearance Certificate. A Police Certificate is also known as good citizen certificate. See the sample of  Police clearance Certificate.


Please send us all these documents at admission@digiedupro.com.  Dear applicants, if you have any queries then don’t hesitate to contact our consultant. Here is our  Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.

Scholarship Information


Why choose us?

Jiangnan University situates at Wuxi City at 1902 in Jiangsu Province, which is the center of Yangtze River Delta. Jiangnan University works straightforwardly under Ministry of Education and considers quality to be her lifeline. Presently there are 17 schools, covering fields of financial aspects, instruction, laws, writing, science, prescription, building, farming, business and so forth., among which nourishment science, maturation, material, mechanical plan assume the main job in across the country, and have an incredible impact on the planet. Some recently created teaches, for example, International Economy and Trade, Business Administration have selected numerous global understudies.

The recently finished university grounds cover 208 hectares with floor space of 1.05 million square meters. It is situated by Lake Li, an internal pool of Lake Tai and furthermore a national picturesque resort in the south of Wuxi. It was structured and worked to show the idea of an “Eco-grounds”.

1800 Lihu Ave,Binhu Qu,Wuxi Shi,Jiangsu Sheng,China

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