Dalian Polytechnic University

Province: LiaoningDalian                               University Ranking: 3130

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Dalian Polytechnic University

Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) is a key university in Liaoning Province under the “Excellence Plan” and “2011 Plan”. It is the first batch of pilot universities in the country to reform education and training programs for outstanding agricultural and forestry personnel. The school was founded in 1958 and was one of the four light industry colleges established in China. It was originally affiliated to the Ministry of Light Industry and was placed under the management of Liaoning Province in 1998. The school covers a total area of   1064 acres, a total construction area of   480,000 square meters, and holds 592,000 paper books; as of the end of 2006, the total value of teaching and scientific research equipment was 89.59 million yuan. There are nearly 20,000 full-time students, including 1,445 graduate students, and nearly 400 foreign students are enrolled each year.

The school has 3 campuses, with a total area of   1036 acres and a total construction area of   480,000 square meters. There are 848 full-time teachers, including 126 professors and 311 associate professors. There are currently 18472 full-time students, including 947 graduate students and 93 international students. There are 15 colleges and 2 teaching departments, 38 undergraduate majors, and 19 vocational college majors. There are 28 master’s degree programs and 6 engineering master’s degree programs. The authorized disciplines of light industry technology and engineering, textile science and engineering master’s degree are the only disciplines with first-level master degree programs in this field in Northeast China.

Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) has 40 undergraduate majors and 21 higher vocational majors, of which 14 majors are specialty majors in Liaoning Province, 1 major is a pilot major in comprehensive reform in Liaoning Province, and both majors in fashion design and engineering and art design are rated A at the same time. The top-level majors have entered the top 5% of the same majors in the country. The school has the qualification to recommend outstanding fresh graduates to study for postgraduates without examination. At present, there are nearly 20,000 full-time undergraduate students and 1,445 graduate students. Nearly 400 foreign students are enrolled each year.

The school currently has 901 full-time teachers, including 1 academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 3 academicians of the Academy of Engineering, 136 professors, 304 associate professors, and 313 doctoral and master tutors. There are 8 famous teachers in Liaoning Province, 8 professional leaders in ordinary universities in Liaoning Province, 2 “climbing scholars” in Liaoning universities, 16 people were selected in the “100 Million Talents Project” level of Liaoning Province, and 1 leader in Liaoning Province, 2 outstanding experts from Liaoning Province, 28 experts enjoying special allowances from the State Council, and 2 specially-appointed professors from Liaoning Province.

Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) actively carries out foreign exchanges and cooperation. It has established cooperative relations with universities in more than 20 countries such as the United States, Britain, France, Japan, and South Korea. Dozens of internationally renowned experts and scholars such as Nobel Prize winner Dr. Cote Woodsridge and President of the French Fashion Association Didier Gaubach are honorary or visiting professors of the school. Since 2005, it has introduced the largest project in the history of Sino-French higher education exchanges and has successfully accepted 135 masters of computer science from the University of Ebitac in France to study abroad.

After continuous development and historical accumulation, the school has formed a school motto of “learning, thinking, and innovation”, following the school-oriented philosophy of “people-oriented, strengthening connotation, highlighting characteristics, and pioneering innovation”. It has made positive contributions to the country, provinces, and cities in terms of talent training, scientific research, cultural heritage, and social services.

Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) promote the connotation construction in an all-round way, improve the quality of running schools, unite our strengths, reform and innovate, and strive to build the school into a high-level research and application-oriented university with outstanding characteristics, well-known domestic and international influence.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 418 and the world rank is 3130.

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:

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


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 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 2000 RMB per year  English

Master’s Program:

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

Fees Details

Expenses in Dalian Polytechnic University

  1. Tuition fee: 
  • Non Degree: 2000 RMB
  • Bachelor Degree: 16000 RMB to 20000 RMB per Year
  • Masters Degree: 18000 RMB to 30000 RMB per Year
  1. Accommodation Fee: 
  • Double Room: 5000 RMB per Year
  • Single Room: 6500 RMB per Year
  1. Food cost: 150 USD per Month
  2. Application Fee: 500 RMB
  3. Living expanse: 1600 RMB to 2050 RMB per month
  4. Medical checkup: 800 RMB
  5. Insurance fee: 600- 1000 Yuan/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 Dalian Polytechnic University 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 Phd 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: admission@digiedupro.com.

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

Dalian Polytechnic University as 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. Student 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?

Founded in 1958, Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) is one of the earliest four-light industry colleges established in China.  In 1998, it was transformed into a system built by the central and local governments and managed mainly by Liaoning Province. Approved by the Ministry of Education in March 2007, the school was renamed from Dalian Institute of Light Industry to Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学). Over the past half-century, the school has gradually developed into a work-oriented, coordinated development of science, science, art, literature, management, and economics in six universities, with the training of light industry, textile, food, art and other professionals as the characteristics Higher education institutions have trained more than 60,000 graduates of various types for the country.

The school insists on equal emphasis on basic research and applied research. In the past five years, it has undertaken national key research and development plan projects, science and technology support plan projects, national “863” plan projects, national natural science fund projects, national social science fund projects, national marine public welfare industry scientific research 121 national-level projects such as special projects and the National Art Fund, published 4,119 research papers, of which 1,238 were included in three major searches; and applied for 522 national invention patents. It has won 63 national championships.

The school achieved excellent results in the undergraduate teaching level assessment of the Ministry of Education in 2005. It is the first school among the 8 universities affiliated to the former Ministry of Light Industry, and it is also the first group of schools in Liaoning Province to obtain excellent results. 

In line with the trend of internationalization of higher education, Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) has carried out exchanges and cooperation with more than 90 colleges and universities in more than 40 countries and regions, including the United States, Britain, France, Italy, Japan, South Korea, etc. academic conferences. The school was approved for 7 national high-end intelligence projects and 20 provincial and municipal intelligence projects. The school was approved as a Chinese government scholarship entrusted training institution and a scholarship unit for foreign students from the Liaoning provincial government. In recent years, it has received more than 3200 international students from various countries. At present, the school is carrying out inter-school exchanges with the internationally renowned universities such as the University of Southampton, Iowa State University, the University of Queensland, Australia, Ritsumeikan University, Hokuriku University of Science and Technology, Japan, etc.

The school continues to develop with the footsteps of the motherland and the process of modernization. It has formed a school motto of “learning, thinking, and doing new things”, following the school running philosophy of “people-oriented, strengthening connotation, highlighting characteristics, pioneering and creating new” in the new period. It has made positive contributions to the country in terms of personnel training, scientific research, cultural heritage, and social services. 

In the new historical stage, Dalian Polytechnic University (大连工业大学) will adhere to the scientific development concept, further strengthen the connotation construction, improve the quality of running schools, and strive to build the school into a leading domestic subject with specialty, a first-class superior subject in the country, a well-known domestic and with international influence. A high-level teaching and research university has become an important talent cultivation base and scientific and technological research and development and academic exchange center for China’s consumer industry.