Chengdu University of Technology

Province: SichuanChengdu                              University Ranking: 1814

About University

Chengdu University of Technology

Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) was founded on March 15, 1956. It was originally named the Chengdu Institute of Geological Exploration. It was established with the approval of the State Council State 3 Office Xizi No. 4 Document. It is the third geological institute in China to meet the needs of industrial construction at that time. school. After the establishment of the school, the former Beijing University of Geology petroleum department, the second department part, the whole of the third department, successively moved into the formation system. Chengdu Institute of Geology and Exploration was renamed the Chengdu Institute of Geology in 1958. Approved by the Ministry of Education in 2001, the Sichuan Commercial College and the Nonferrous Metal Geology Workers College were merged to form the Capital University of Technology. The school is directly under the direct control of the Ministry of Geology, the Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources and the Ministry of Land and Resources. 

The school is located in the main urban area of   Chengdu, with a superior geographical position, covering an area of   2887 acres and a school building area of   970,000 square meters. At present, there are 36,705 full-time students, including 30,788 undergraduates and 5,601 graduate students. There are 17 teaching colleges, 1 sedimentary geology research institute, and 1 geological survey research institute. 

Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) has 71 undergraduate admissions majors, including 8 national first-class majors, 8 national specialty majors, 4 national professional comprehensive reform projects, 21 provincial first-class majors, 12 provincial specialty majors, and provincial professional comprehensive 13 reform pilot projects. The school has 7 authorized sites for doctoral degrees in first-level disciplines, 22 authorized sites for a master’s degrees in first-level disciplines, and 15 authorized categories for master’s degrees. The disciplines cover science, engineering, literature, management, economics, law, philosophy, agriculture, and education, Arts and other 10 university subjects.

At present, there are more than 25,000 students in the school, including more than 20,000 full-time undergraduates, 3004 graduate students, and 585 doctoral students. There are more than 2100 staff members, including 62 doctoral supervisors, 204 professors, and 442 associate professors, 3 of whom have become members of the Disciplinary Review Group of the State Council, 1 was awarded the title of “National Outstanding Professional and Technical Talent”.

The school attaches importance to international exchanges and cooperation and has established exchange and cooperation relations with more than 50 universities and scientific research institutions in 20 countries and regions. Over 2,000 foreign experts and international students from more than 40 countries and regions were received to give lectures and study abroad, visited more than 500 people, and carried out more than 300 scientific research cooperations. The school has also hosted many international academic conferences; hosted 6 academic journals, including 4 core journals. There are independent colleges such as the School of Engineering and Technology of the Chengdu University of Technology, the School of Radio, Film, and Television of the Chengdu University of Technology, and multiple joint schools. They have established a long-term relationship with national large enterprises or research institutes in the fields of resources, energy, environment, architecture, military industry, and high technology. Industry-university-research cooperation.

After more than 60 years of construction and development, Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) has become a science and technology-based, with geology, energy, resource science, nuclear technology, environmental science as its advantages, and majors in chemical engineering, materials, electronics, machinery, information science, management science, and other disciplines. The multi-disciplinary university with characteristics has the right to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees, and the right to approve the qualifications of professors and doctoral supervisors. In the long-term school-running practice, the school has formed the enterprising spirit of “being unwilling to be the next, daring to be the first”, the philosophy of “study the poor with reason and achievement with the work” and the fine tradition of “hard work and hard work”.The school has so far delivered more than 176,000 graduates to society. Among them, a group of scholars and experts with a certain reputation at home and abroad have emerged, including 3 academicians of the two academies. A large number of graduates have made important contributions to my country’s economic construction and social development in the central and local governments, departments, land and resources, exploration, geology, petroleum, and other industries, and their outstanding performance has been generally recognized by the society.

At present, Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) fully implements the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Party, guided by Xi Jinping’s new era socialism with Chinese characteristics, and under the leadership of the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee and Provincial Government, jointly promote the construction of “double first-class” in ministries, provinces, cities, and schools. On the platform, seize opportunities, overcome difficulties, and strive to march towards a high-level comprehensive university with heroic enthusiasm and high fighting spirit.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 185 and the world rank is 1814.

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 IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted to this University but for applying Chinese Government Scholarship (CSC) sometimes students are asked for the IELTS certificate.

What Documents do I need to apply for this University?

The primary documents for applying to this University are Notary stamped scanned 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 for an offer letter to come from any Chinese Universities after applying.

University's other Information


Admission is going on for March/September Intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Both semesters are open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates, and the Doctoral program.

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

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

All Programs

Non – Degree:

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Short term Chinese Course Non Degree 1 Month 2000 RMB pin Total Chinese

Bachelor’s Program:

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Electronic and Information Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 16000 RMB per Year English
International Economics and Trade Bachelor 4 Years 16000 RMB per Year English
Chemical Engineering and Technology Bachelor 4 Years 20000 RMB per Year English
Environment and Energy Bachelor 4 Years 20000 RMB per Year English
Software Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 16000 RMB per Year Chinese
Communication Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 17000 RMB per Year Chinese
Pharmaceutical Science Bachelor 4 Years 20000 RMB per Year Chinese

Master’s Program:

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Business Administration (Specializing in International Trade) Master 3 Years 18000 RMB per Year English
Chemical Engineering and Technology Master 3 Years 30000 RMB per Year Chinese
Mechanical Manufacture and Automation Master 3 Years 22000 RMB per Year Chinese
Computer Software and Theory Master 3 Years 22000 RMB per Year Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in Chengdu University of Technology

  1. Tuition fee: 
  • Non-Degree:  2000 RMB to 15000 RMB in Total
  • Bachelor Degree: 16000 RMB Per Year
  • Master Degree: 16000 RMB to 20000 RMB Per Year
  1. Accommodation Fee:
  • Double Room 3000 RMB to 6000 RMB Per Year
  • Single Room 4000 RMB to 8000 RMB Per Year
  1. Food cost: 150 USD Per Month
  2. Application Fee: 500 RMB
  3. Living expanse: 1600 RMB – 2050 RMB Per Month
  4. Medical checkup: 600 RMB
  5. Insurance: 800 RMB per year
  6. Residence permit: 400 RMB – 800 RMB per year

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 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

Applying for any course at Chengdu University of Technology is very easy. Following some easy steps, you can easily apply for your desired course. You can complete your application online by following some simple steps. 

Here is the detailed information about the required admission documents. International applicants are highly recommended to provide the following documents.

1. Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan Copy)


First of all, you must have a passport. As we know passport is a very essential document and without this, we can not leave our country. So if you don’t have it yet, we advise you to make it from your home country as soon as possible. Moreover, if you already have your passport, then make sure that it is not expired. If your passport already expired then you need to renew it. Please note, your passport must have to be ready before your visa processing. See a sample of passport.

Passport Size Photo

The general size of the passport size photo is (50mm x 40mm). For applying in china universities, your passport size photo has to be clear and the background must be plain, white or off-white in colour. The height of the head is between 28mm – 33mm and head width 21mm–24mm. Advice to submit a colour photo which is taken 6 months before. Use a clear picture of your face. Do not use any filters and take off your eyeglasses for passport size photos, selfies or pictures with someone do not use as a passport size photo. Here is a sample of a Passport Size Photo.

2. Academic Transcript and Certificate (must be notarized copy)

Submit your immediate academic transcripts & certificate for applying. For example, if you are applying for bachelor submit your school transcripts and certificates. For Master’s Degree provide your undergraduate transcripts and certificates. When you are applying for Ph.D, you have to provide your both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates. Transcript And Certificate are important, it help universities to decide if you have the necessary background and skills for the major. All Transcripts and Certificates must have to be notarized. You can notarize your document from an advocate who is authorized by the government.

Note: All the applicant’s transcripts and certificates must be notarized and language should be in Chinese or English version.

3. CV/Resume

You must prepare a CV or resume for applying in abroad country. CV acts as your business profile, though universities are not interested in detailed descriptions of your jobs or experience, but you have to add this. You should focus on your published academic papers, describe academic group works or extracurricular activities, relevant think-thanks, etc. Add your academic qualifications with results, personal details, personal achievement these are must for a perfect CV. Here is a sample of the CV/resume.

4. Physical Examination

Aspiring overseas students are required to take a medical examination to ensure that you are in a good physical condition. The medical examination must include all the items which are listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. The medical examination result will be declared as invalid without the signature of the attending doctor and hospital stamp or seal. You must bring the original medical documents when you come to arrive in China. The Medical certificate will be carried out on behalf of The Ministry of Public Health and the Ministry of Public Security. Here get a sample of physical examination.

5. Police Clearance

The police clearance certificate is known as “No Criminal Record Certificate” and also known as a good citizen certificate. Police clearance is very important for going to abroad because a foreign country does not allow any criminal records. Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved by the police or government agencies to prove that you have no criminal offense like arrest, conviction. Additionally, a police clearance certificate is valid for the next 6 months, After 6 months of issue, it will be declared as invalid. See the sample of the Police Clearance Certificate.

6. Bank Statement

A bank statement is mandatory when we go foreign for different purposes like a visitor, a business or immigrants. These rules are not changeable for study. So, students also have to show a bank statement. China has no strict rules that only your parents have to be your sponsor. Anyone can be your sponsor. See the sample of a bank statement.

7. English Proficiency Certificate

For studying in China you must have to submit your English proficient certificate to prove your English skills. It is not mandatory that you must have IELTS, you can take English Proficiency Certificate from your school or university. Additionally, If you have done IELTS or TOFEL you can submit it. See the sample of English proficient certificate.

8. HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese (if you have)

If you want to study in Chinese taught and want to get CSC scholarship then you must have to submit HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese. HSK is not mandatory for English taught, but if you have it will be beneficial for you. HSK supervised by the HSK Center of Beijing Language and Culture University to judge the Chinese language skill of non-native speakers. See the sample of HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese.

9. 2 Recommendation Letter (Ms/Ph.D.)

Students of masters & Ph.D. have to submit two recommendation letters. A recommendation letter is usually written by a supervisor, colleague, and teacher. Two recommendation letters have to be written by two-person. Make sure that the writer knows you very well and you have completed any course with them or work with them.  In the letter mention about your academic and personal traits and emphasize the strengths that are relevant to the major or university where you are applying. Have to maintain a positive and enthusiastic tone about you and include professor’s phone numbers and email addresses. Here is the sample of the Recommendation Letter.

10. Study Plan/ Research Proposal (Ms/PhD)

If you want to apply for MS/Ph.D you must need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or English (no less than 800 words). A study plan describes in detail what you are going to do with the scholarship. Explain your main educational goal, and how you want to achieve this. And keep in mind that it is very important, that helps in an excellent organization as well as creating a sense of liability in your learning process. This document is needed only for Ms or Ph.D applicants, so please make sure that your study plan or research proposal states that information as specific as possible. See the sample of Study Plan.

11. Study Gap Certificates

Study gap certificate is an affidavit that is used to show a gap in education or further study. Gap certificate provides your statement on the non-judicial stamp paper stating the reason for taking the gap and claim that you did not take admission to any other college, university or courses during the gap year. You can get this stamp paper from any notary, sub-registry office or court and contact with an advocate they will prepare your gap certificate.

12. Application Form

Fills this form in Chinese or English language. It is essential to fill all the information that should be very authentic. Click here to get the Application Form sample.

Please send us all these documents through our E-Mail:

Dear applicants, If you have more queries please don’t hesitate to knock our consultants. Here is our  Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.

Scholarship Information

Chengdu University of Technology is setting up a series of scholarship schemes to sponsor international students and scholars to undertake studies and research.

Application Requirements

  1. Applicants should have to be non-Chinese or foreigners, hold a valid foreign passport and meet the appropriate requirements of studying abroad in China. 
  2. Applicants should be  friendly to China and be in good health
  3. Applicants should have received an undergraduate program or long term language must have a senior high school diploma and are under the age of 30.
  4. Applicants should have excellent academic performance and have a good command of English
  5. Law-abiding, diligent and studious, good grades and good conduct.

Application Materials   

  1. Application Form.
  2. Scan copy of notarized highest diploma and transcripts.
  3. San copy of Study Plan or Research Proposal (800 words or above).
  4. Two Recommendation Letters (written in Chinese or English) signed by a professor or an associate professor who knows you.
  5. Scan copy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form or Blood Examination Report or notarized photocopy.
  6. Students under 18 should have to submit relevant legal documents from their guardians.

The final information is subject to the University If there is any inconsistency!

Why choose us?

Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) was founded on March 15, 1956, and was approved by the State Council. On March 27, the Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Geology jointly issued a document based on the engineering departments of the Geology Department of Chongqing University, Northwest University, and Nanjing University. At the same time, some cadres and teachers from the Beijing Institute of Geology and Northeast Institute of Geology were selected to build the Capital Institute of Geology and Exploration. The school has been directly under the direct control of the Ministry of Geology, the Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources and the Ministry of Land and Resources. It was transferred to a locality in 2000 and became a provincial key university jointly established by the central government and the local government, mainly managed by the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government. On November 3, 2010, the Ministry of Land and Resources and the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government signed an agreement to jointly build the Capital University of Technology. In September 2017, the school entered the ranks of national first-class discipline construction universities.

The school has undertaken a large number of important projects such as national major science and technology projects, national science and technology support plan, national natural science fund, national “863” plan, national “973” plan, national social science fund, and national geolocation plan. As of 2017, the school has received a total of 898 national and provincial science and technology awards. It actively participates in the transmission of electricity from the west to the east, the transmission of gas from the east to the west, the South-to-North Water Transfer Project, the Qinghai-Tibet Railway, oil and gas geological exploration, energy development, large-scale hydropower, regional and urban environments, and large-scale transportation infrastructure Construction.

The school has a national college student cultural quality education base, a national-level intangible cultural heritage Chuan Opera transmission demonstration base, a school-level public art education center, etc., and actively organizes students to participate in various types of scientific and cultural activities.

Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) values foreign exchange and cooperation. It has established a long-term industry-university-research cooperation relationship with national large-scale enterprises and research institutes in the fields of resources, energy, environment, construction, military industry, and high-tech. It has established exchange and cooperation relations with more than 60 universities and scientific research institutions in the United Kingdom, Canada, Russia, the United States, Australia, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Italy, and other countries. Five Sino-foreign cooperative education projects are now held with Stafford University, Zhishan University, and Oxford Brookes University. More than 2,500 foreign experts and international students from more than 40 countries and regions were received to give lectures and study abroad, visited more than 600 people, and carried out more than 300 scientific research cooperation. The school also hosts many international academic conferences.

In the long-term school-running practice, Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) has gradually formed the traditional style of “hard work and striving for strength”, the enterprising spirit of “being unwilling to be the next, daring to be the first”, and the philosophy of “study the poor and the achievements in work” to serve the industry Serving Sang Zi as his responsibility, he has delivered more than 100,000 graduates of various types to the country, most of whom have become the technical or management backbone of their departments, and a group of scholars and management experts with a certain reputation at home and abroad have emerged. China has made important contributions to economic construction and social development.

Chengdu University of Technology (成都理工大学) is located in the center of Chengdu’s Chenghua District, the starting point of the Shanghai-Rongdong Expressway, and the intersection of many important traffic arteries. Under the leadership of the school’s party and government, teachers and students of the school seize the historic opportunity of China’s construction of an innovative country, the development of the western region, and a new round of higher education development. Work hard at the level of research-oriented multidisciplinary universities.