China University Of Geoscience

China University Of Geoscience

Province : HubeiWuhan                               University Ranking : 820

About University

China University Of Geoscience

China University of Geosciences founded in 1952, is a national key university associated with the Ministry of Education. CUG is also listed in the National “211 Project”, the “985 Innovation Platform for Advantageous Disciplines” and the “Double First-class Plan”. 

The school (CUG), featuring geosciences, is an extensive university that also offers a variety of degree programs such as science, engineering, literature, management, economics, law, education and the arts. Its Geology and Geological Resources and Engineering have both been ranked as national number one disciplines. Its Earth Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies & Ecology, Materials Science, Chemistry, and Computer Science have entered the top 1% of global ESI (Essential Science Indicators), with Earth Science in the top 1‰ of the list.

CUG now has 2 campuses in Wuhan City. The main campus is the Optics Valley Campus, situated in the heart of the Wuhan East Lake National Innovation Demonstration Zone, which is famous as China Optics Valley. The Future City Campus is located in the east of Wuhan and is 27 km from the main campus. These 2 picturesque campuses cover a combined area of 1,421,758 m2. They are ideal places to study, work, and enjoy life. The university also boasts 4 field training centers such as Zhoukoudian in Beijing, Beidaihe in Hebei Province, Zigui in Hubei Province, and Badong in Hubei Province.

China University Of Geoscience has established a complete education system. As of October 2018, 26,103 regular students, as well as 18,140 undergraduate students, 6,312 master’s students, and 1,651 doctoral students have enlisted in its subsidiary 19 schools and 86 research institutes. CUG currently has a faculty of 1,804 regular teachers, among which there are 505 professors (9 of which are members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences) and 882 associate professors.

The school is focused on fostering high-quality talent. Among its over 200,000 graduates, many have gone to become scientific and technological elites, statesmen, business leaders and athletes. And they have made great contributions to the nation and society, represented by former Premier WEN Jiabao and 37 members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering.

CUG has an excellent exchanges and cooperation with international universities. It has signed friendly cooperation agreements with more than 150 universities from the United States, France, Australia, Russia and some other countries. The school has strongly carried out academic, scientific and cultural exchanges with universities around the world. There are about 1,000 international students from over 90 countries studying at CUG. It also sponsors more than 900 teachers and students to study abroad or conduct international exchanges, and invites around 400 international experts to visit, lecture, and teach at this university every year.

In 2012, CUG initiated and co-established the International University Consortium in Earth Science (IUCES) with 11 other well recognized universities. IUCES is committed to promoting the common development of geosciences education and scientific research through resource sharing, exchange and cooperation among its member institutions. Besides, CUG has partnered with Bryant University from USA, Alfred University from USA, and Veliko Tarnovo University from Bulgaria in establishing 3 Confucius Institutes on their campuses.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

   The Country rank of this University is 60 and the world rank is 820.

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 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 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 to 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. Both semesters are open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates, and Doctoral program.

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


Non-degree Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee Language
Chinese Language 1 year September ¥12,000 Chinese


Bachelor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Telecommunication Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 English
Geology 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Exploration Engineering of Mineral Resources 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Petroleum Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Material Science and Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Groundwater Science and Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Geological Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Civil Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Electronic Information Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Telecommunication Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Automation 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Business Management 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Accounting 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Economics 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
International Economy and Trading 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Software Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Information Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Network Engineering 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese
Law 4 years September ¥22,000 Chinese


Master-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Environmental Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 English
Oil and Natural Gas Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 English
MPA 2~3 years September ¥28,000 English
Economic Management 2~3 years September ¥28,000 English
Geography 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Surveying Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Geological Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Geosciences Information Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Material Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Hydraulic Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Civil Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Civil Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Mechanical Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Information and Communication Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Electronics and Communication Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Control Science and Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Control Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Corporate Management 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
MBA 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Software Engineering 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese
Education 2~3 years September ¥28,000 Chinese


Doctor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Environmental Engineering 3~5 years September ¥35,000 English
Oil and Natural Gas Engineering 3~5 years September ¥35,000 English
Hydraulic engineering 3~5 years September ¥35,000 Chinese
Mineral Resource Prospecting and Exploration 3~5 years September ¥35,000 Chinese
Geological Engineering 3~5 years September ¥35,000 Chinese
Civil Engineering 3~5 years September ¥35,000 Chinese
Geology 3~5 years September ¥35,000 Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in China University Of Geoscience

1. Tuition Fee:

  • Bachelor Degree: 22,000 RMB/ year
  • Master Degree: 25,000-28,000 RMB/ year
  • Doctoral Degree: 35,000 RMB/ year

2. Service Fee: 50 USD

3. Insurance fee: 600 RMB

4. Dormitory Fee:

  • Single Room: 12,000 RMB
  • Double Room: 8,400 RMB

5. Food Cost: 60 to 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 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 following simple instructions. International applicants must provide the following documents to apply:

1.  Application Form fills in Chinese or in English.

2. Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan copy of the applicant’s )

3. Transcripts & Certificates  (Must be Notarized Copy )

For Bachelor Degree applicants, they need to only provide high school transcripts and certificates. And for Master Degree applicants, they need to  show their undergraduate transcripts and certificates.  Applicants for Doctorate Degree have to provide their both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates. 

Note: All the applicants degree (Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate) transcripts and certificates should be notarized and language should be in Chinese or English version.

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 make their CV if you want to study abroad in your desired country. In your Resume or CV, there have to be your 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

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

7. Recommendation Letter

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 

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

Scholarships in China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) for International Student

Hubei Provincial Scholarship

In order to development of study abroad in China and increase the use efficiency of scholarship for international students, Hubei Province has established regulations of Hubei Provincial Scholarships Management for the purpose of talents cultivation, scientific research, social service and cultural exchanges in universities and colleges.

1. Application Requirement

A. Applicants should be foreign citizens with valid passport and obey to Chinese law.

B. Applicants should be well-behaved, hard working and should be in good health.

C. Requirements on applicants’ academic degree and age are given as below:

  • Undergraduate Scholarship applicants should be within average age of 25 years old and have obtained degree equal to Chinese High School Degree or above.
  • Graduate Scholarship applicants should be within an average of 30 years old and have obtained bachelor degree.
  • Doctorate Scholarship applicants should be within the average age of 35 years old and have obtained a master’s degree.
  • All General Scholar Scholarship applicants should be within the average age of 40 years old and Chinese language scholars should have obtained Higher School Degree or above, professional scholars should have obtained a bachelor’s degree or above or should be university students in grade 2 or above.
  • Advanced Scholar Scholarship applicants should have obtained a master’s degree or above and associate professor title or above, and should be the average age of 50 years old.

D.  Applicants do not obtain any Scholarship  from Chinese government or other organizations.

2.  Application Documents

Applicants should provide related materials to Worlin Education; the following is a list of the basic materials:

  • Application Form
  • Scan copy of Passport
  • Scan copy of highest Diploma
  • Scan copy of transcript or Certificate of Job Title
  • Letter of Recommendation and Health Certificate
  • Other documents required

Why choose us?

China University of Geosciences(CUG) established in 1952. It is a member of China’s project “211” of key state universities affiliated with China Ministry of Education(MOE), and also is the research center and talent training base of Earth Sciences, Resources and Environment in China. The university has a complete and optimized multidisciplinary system, as well as disciplines of science, engineering, literature, management, economics, law, pedagogy, and philosophy. 

The school is one of the national key comprehensive universities. It has integrated training system of undergraduate, master, doctoral and postdoctoral. CUG has national and provincial level key laboratories and engineering centers. The faculty members of CUG about 1300, among them 9 are Academicians of Chinese Academy of Science. It has a complete teaching facilities, advanced research equipment, rich library and museum collections, convenient transportation and beautiful campus. 

At present, CUG has an academic institutions around 19 Colleges, offering altogether 57 undergraduate programs, 76 master programs and 39 doctoral programs. Now its registered regular students admission up to 20,000, of whom 500 are international students. At the same time, the university is the host institute of Chinese Government Scholarship students. China University Of Geoscience has recruited international students since 1980’s.

Now In CUG there are more 400 overseas students studying degree, and each year several hundreds of international students visit our campus as short-term or exchange students. In addition, CUG has already set up different items of scholarship programs such as the “distinguished Scholarship for overseas students,” with the aim to encourage those international students whom wants to shine both at study and disposition, sponsoring their academic pursuit in China.