Civil Aviation University of China

Province: TianjinDongli                               University Ranking: 1945

About University

Civil Aviation University of China

Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学) is a general college directly under the General Administration of Civil Aviation of China, which mainly cultivates advanced engineering technology and management talents. The predecessor of the school was the Second Civil Aviation School of the Civil Aviation Administration of the Military Commission established in September 1951. In December 1958, it was renamed the Chinese Civil Aviation Advanced Aviation School. In June 1963, it was included in the sequence of ordinary colleges and universities. It was renamed the Chinese Civil Aviation Mechanical College. On August 10, 1981, it was renamed the China Civil Aviation Academy. On May 30, 2006, it was renamed the Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学).

The predecessor of the school was the Second Civil Aviation School of the Civil Aviation Administration of the Military Commission established in September 1951. Chairman Mao Zedong personally appointed General Fang Huai as the principal, and Premier Zhou Enlai personally selected the school site. 1981 changed its name to China Civil Aviation College, 2006 Nian 5 Yue 30 days, renamed the Civil Aviation University of China.

The school covers a total area of 1.717 million square meters, with a total construction area of 874,000 square meters . According to the idea of “ one school with multiple campuses, reasonable layout, and coordinated development ” , Tianjin Dongli Campus is located next to the Tianjin Binhai International Airport, and there are three other flights: Chaoyang Flying College, Inner Mongolia Flying College, and Xinjiang Tianxiang Aviation College. The training college is building the Tianjin Ninghe campus.

The school has 2 national-level experimental teaching demonstration centers, 1 national-level virtual simulation experimental center, 1 national model engineering professional degree graduate joint training base, 1 national engineering practice education center, and Tianjin municipal experimental teaching demonstration center 9 There are 2 virtual simulation experiment centers in Tianjin. The school has 6 disciplines including engineering, management, science, economics, literature, and law. It has doctoral authorization points for first-level disciplines in safety science and engineering, 11 master authorization points for first-level disciplines, 6 master degree authorization points for professional degrees, and 31 undergraduates.

The school adheres to the strategy of strengthening the school by talents, and a large number of well-known experts and scholars have emerged in the civil aviation industry, Tianjin, and even at home and abroad. There are 1068 full-time teachers in the school, including more than 400 teachers with senior titles, 10 doctoral tutors, 1 National Outstanding Youth Fund winner, 1 Tianjin professor, 4 Tianjin teaching teachers, and 4 civil aviation experts. There are 9 young and middle-aged technology leaders in civil aviation.

Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学) adheres to the open school and co-founded the China-Europe Aeronautical Engineering Institute with the French Aerospace University Group. It comprehensively introduces the French engineer education model and trains in the three major fields of aircraft structure and materials, propulsion system operation and maintenance, electronic systems, and airborne equipment Senior engineering and technical personnel. Schools and civil aviation organizations and institutions such as the International Civil Aviation Organization, the International Air Transport Association, the European Union Industrial Commission, the United States Federal Aviation Administration.

Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学) held the first party congress of Civil Aviation University of China, and established the overall goal of school construction and development: by 2020, comprehensively improve the quality of talent cultivation, scientific research, social service capabilities, cultural inheritance and international The degree of globalization has been significantly enhanced, the overall strength of the school is more distinctive, and it plays a supporting and leading role in the development of China’s civil aviation at a higher level, building the school into a high-level, international, teaching and research-type civil aviation university; Years of development and construction have transformed our school into a world-famous civil aviation institution of higher learning with an international reputation.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 208 and the world rank is 1945.

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
International Summer Camp  Non Degree 4 Week 2000 RMB per Week Chinese

Bachelor’s Program:

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Electronic and Information Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 17000 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 English
Communication Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 17000 RMB per Year English
Pharmaceutical Science Bachelor 4 Years 20000 RMB per Year English

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 English
Mechanical Manufacture and Automation Master 3 Years 22000 RMB per Year English
Computer Software and Theory Master 3 Years 22000 RMB per Year Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in Civil Aviation University of China

  1. Tuition fee: 
  • Non-Degree:  2000 RMB in Total
  • Bachelor Degree: 16000 RMB to 20000 RMB Per Year
  • Master Degree: 18000 RMB to 30000 RMB Per Year
  1. Accommodation Fee:
  • Double Room 25 RMB Per Day
  • Single Room 50 RMB Per Day
  1. Food cost: 100 USD Per Month
  2. Application Fee: 400 RMB
  3. Living expanse: 1000 RMB – 2000 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 Civil Aviation University of China 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

Civil Aviation University of China 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?

Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学) Civil Aviation Administration of China is the colleges and universities directly under a culture so advanced engineering technology and management talent-based. The predecessor of the school was the Second Civil Aviation School of the Civil Aviation Administration of the Military Commission established in September 1951. After 54 years of construction and development, the college has become the only institution of higher learning in China that has a complete range of civil aviation disciplines and integrates the science and technology of transportation and transportation engineering. It is known as the cradle of civil aviation talents in China. The center of scientific and technological research, the window of international cultural exchange.

The disciplines of the college involve 5 disciplines including engineering, management, science, literature, and law. There are 4 provincial and ministerial key disciplines such as communication and information systems, aerospace science and technology, transportation engineering, and business administration.

Since the establishment of the school, the college has trained more than 40,000 graduates of various types for civil aviation and society, and the graduates have covered all civil aviation production positions and technical fields. One-seventh of civil aviation employees and one-third of engineering and management talents come from the college. A large number of graduates have become the backbone of civil aviation engineering technology and management, and many have become industry elites. 

Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学) adheres to the strategy of strengthening schools with talents, and a large number of well-known experts and scholars have emerged in the civil aviation industry. While paying attention to the development of traditional superior disciplines, the school has continuously improved the discipline and professional structure according to the needs of civil aviation and social development, and gradually formed a discipline layout that is based on work, combined with science and engineering, and comprehensive development of disciplines such as management, economics, and law. And it has formed a group of superior subjects with great influence in the domestic and civil aviation fields.

The school attaches great importance to the comprehensive advantages of the complete range of civil aviation disciplines, is committed to the construction of scientific research teams and scientific research platforms, and continuously contributes high-level scientific research achievements to the society for the frontiers of air transportation technology development and major scientific and technological issues of air transportation safety protection. With the help of the advantages of industry colleges and universities, the school builds a close coupling mechanism of “politics, production, and learning”, and establishes a relatively stable externally-trained team of teachers with rich practical experience to meet the needs of training applied talents.

The quality of school students and the employment rate of graduates have always been at the forefront of universities in the country. In the past three years, with a slight increase in the scale of enrollment. The proportion of students with more than 70 points on this line increased from 7% to 26%. According to the “2016 China University Graduates Salary Ranking” published by the professional job search website, the average monthly salary of five-year graduates of the school has remained 82nd in domestic universities for two consecutive years. Aiming at the frontiers of air transportation technology development and major scientific and technological issues of air transportation safety, the school continuously contributes high-level scientific research achievements to the society, solves the practical problems of industry development, and provides strong support for industry development.

After 69 years of pioneering spirit, Civil Aviation University of China (中国民航大学) has become a complete civil aviation discipline of higher learning, known as the cradle of Chinese civil aviation personnel, science, and technology research centers, international cultural exchange window , will strive to build a world-class Chinese characteristics civil aviation University.