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Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Province: Beijing Province- Haidian District                                University Ranking: 3000

About University

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Introduction

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (GSCAAS) was founded in 1979 and got the State Council approval two years later in 1981. The university is one of the earliest universities in China for providing masters and doctoral degrees. GSCAAS has research institutes all over 18 provinces, municipalities, and regions in China. The university moves forward with the philosophy that the revitalization of agriculture must be through scientific research and education. GSCAAS is the authority for overall student enrollment, course teaching, and degree award. The school has developed a multi-layer and a multi-typed personnel development system that includes post Ph.D., Ph.D., master’s, some other professional degree students of different nationalities. Currently, 4,400 students are studying at the university, most of them (3000) are full-time students. More than 9600 graduates graduated from the university, who are contributing to the agricultural and economical growth of China.

Resources

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (GSCAAS) is a provincial-level research institute that performs basic, applied, and high-tech researches in agriculture. The university possesses 2 key national science projects, 6 key laboratories of national level, 32 key laboratories of ministry level, 52 key laboratories of CAAS, 16 state-level centers for crops, animal; and poultry improvement, 24 key field stations of the Agriculture Ministry, 5 key field stations for national science project observation, 5 national research centers for engineering technology, 5 national engineering laboratories and engineering research centers. There are also 35 quality supervision and testing centers of the Agriculture Ministry, 3 national quality supervision and testing centers, 12 crop germplasm nurseries 10 mid-term germplasm banks, 1 long-term national crop germplasm resources bank. Furthermore, the university has a national library with a collection of 2.1 million copies of books in more than 330000 categories and a large database with more than 80 GB of storage. 

Research Facilities

CAAS has won 2495 awards for its excellence in scientific research since its establishment. The university gets huge research funding from the Chinese Government.  The funding during the 10th and 11th Five-Year Plans was worth more than CYN 4.34 billion. The graduate school uses the resources of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) to provide the students with bountiful cutting-edge research projects, first-class supervisors, well-equipped research facilities, rich library resources, ample research funding, and international cooperation and exchange programs across the globe.

Faculty Members

The graduate school has a large number (1652) of supervisors, including 12 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and the Chinese Academy of Sciences and 572 doctoral program supervisors. Among the faculty members of the university, 8 are enlisted in “ the National Plan for the Special Support of High-Level Talents” and another 8 are in the “One Thousand Talent Plan”. There are 39 state-level experts and 56 are enlisted in the “National Hundred” and “Thousand and Ten Thousand Talent Project of the Human Resources and Social Security Ministry. Furthermore, 120 faculty members of the university receive a special grant from the government, which is very prestigious to the individuals and to the university. Moreover, 15 teachers of the university have been awarded “The National Award for Youth in Science Science and Technology”. 3 faculty members won the title of “National Outstanding Professional and Technical Personnel”; 109 of them are enlisted in the “Youth Talent Plan”.  

Departments and Disciplines

GSCAAS provides degrees in 8 academic categories of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences. Because of this optimization of the curriculum, the programs are now related to 4 major academic categories, i.e. natural sciences, agriculture, engineering, and management sciences. The university has 10 Ph.D. degrees authorizing points in the primary disciplines of Crop Science, Agricultural Resource and Environment, Horticulture, Plant Protection, Veterinary Medicine, Animal Science, Ecology, Astrology, Agriculture, and Forestry Economic Management and in 53 other secondary disciplines. There are also 13 master’s degree authorizing points in the primary disciplines, in 65 other secondary disciplines as well. Besides, the graduate school has 2 professional master’s degree authorizing qualifications.

International Exchange and Cooperation

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (GSCAAS) gives close attention to international education, science, and technological advancements of the current world. That is why the university has established many bilateral exchange and cooperation agreements with renowned agricultural universities, research institutes, and colleges of over 60 countries and regions of the world. GSCAAS has joint Ph.D. programs with the Wageningen University in the Netherlands, the University of Liège in Belgium, and other world-famous universities. The university has been accepting international students under the Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS) program since 2007. In the next year, international students were enrolled at the university. Currently, more than 150 international students are studying at the university which is a mark of the internationalization of the university.

Awards and Achievements

In 1999, the “Academic Degree Committee of the State Council and the Ministry of Education” awarded the university with the “National Outstanding Institution in Degree and Postgraduate Education Management” award. The school has also been awarded 4 National Top 100 Ph.D. Dissertations of Excellence awards, and another 6 were nominated for the award. GSCAAS has been recognized as “the first-class Graduate School in China” since 2002. The university ranked in the top 30 considering the overall competitiveness among all the Chinese graduate schools.

University's Program Types

Non-degree

Bachelors-Program

Masters-Program

Doctoral-Program

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

Ans: The world ranking of Anhui Sanlian University is 3000 and the country ranking in China is 1435.

Does Chinese universities provide programs in English?

Ans: Yes, Chinese universities provide English-taught courses. Also, there are Chinese-taught courses available at the universities. Scholarships for international students are available for both Chinese-taught and English-taught courses, but the number of Chinese-taught courses available for scholarships is larger than that of English-taught ones (courses).

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

Ans: Yes, you need to prove your English Language proficiency level to study in English-taught courses. IELTS with a minimum band score of 6.5, or a few other alternatives, like TOFEL with equivalent band scores are accepted.

What Documents do I need to apply for this University?

Ans: Please visit the Admission Procedure page of the university to know the details about the documents.

When my offer letter come after applying this University?

Ans: You will get the offer letter between 4 and 8 weeks after you apply. It is recommended to apply as early as possible as the earlier applications have the higher possibilities to secure scholarships. So, don’t wait for the deadline. There might be some unavoidable issues, and you might be in trouble.

University's other Information

Notice

Admission going on for March and September intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Both semesters are open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates, and Doctoral programs.

If you want further information about the admission or have any other queries, please feel free to contact us:

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Status

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

All Programs

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Master’s Programs

Program
Teaching Medium
Duration
Tuition Fees
Entrance Time
Action
Agro-products Processing and Utilization
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Biological Control
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Economics & Management
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Protected Agriculture and Ecological Engineering
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Information Analytics
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Preventive Veterinary Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Information Management
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Pomology
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Pesticide Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Invasion Biology
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Veterinary Pharmaceutics
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Vegetable Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Water-Soil Engineering
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Animal Nutrition and Feed Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Plant Nutrition
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Utilization and Conservation of Grassland Resource
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Forage Genetics, Breeding and Seed Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Crop Germplasm Resources
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
International Agricultural Trade
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Water Resource and its Environment
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Processing and Storage of Agricultural Products
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Environmental Science & Engineering of Livestock and Poultry
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Special Animals Rearing
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Crop Genetics and Breeding
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agro-product Quality and Food Safety
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Bioinformatics
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Biology-environment and Energy Engineering
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Plant Pathology
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Soil Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Regional Development
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agroecology
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Forage Production and Utilization
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Food Science
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Ornamental Horticulture
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Entomology and Pest Control
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Microbiology
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Crop Cultivation and Farming System
English 3 years 30,000 yuan/year September Apply Now

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Doctoral Programs or Ph.D. Courses

Program
Teaching Medium
Duration
Tuition Fees
Entrance Time
Action
Agricultural Economics & Management
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Environmental Science
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Information Analytics
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Information Management
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Water Resource and its Environment
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agricultural Water-Soil Engineering
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agro-product Quality and Food Safety
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agro-products Processing and Utilization
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Agroecology
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Bioinformatics
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Biological Control
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Crop Cultivation and Farming System
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Crop Genetics and Breeding
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
GMO Safety
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
International Agricultural Trade
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Invasion Biology
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Microbiology
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Pesticide Science
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Protected Agriculture and Ecological Engineering
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Regional Development
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Soil Science
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Tea Science
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now
Vegetable Science
English 3 years 40,000 yuan/year September Apply Now

Fees Details

The fee structure of the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (GSCAAS) is quite relevant to most of the universities in China. This figure does not include the registration fee which is compulsory in order to secure the positions of the students.

Expenses at Anqing Normal University

1. Tuition Fee:

  • Master’s Program: 30,000 RMB/ Year
  • Ph.D. Program: 40,000 RMB/ Year

2. Insurance Fee: 800 RMB/ Year

3. Physical Examination Fee: 400 RMB/ Year

4. Residence Permit:

  • 800 RMB (study period more than 1 year)
  • 400 RMB (less than 1 year)

5. Accommodation Fee:

  • Single room: 36000 RMB/Year
  • Double room:  14400 RMB/ Year

6. Living Cost: 2250- 5000 RMB/Month.

7. Textbooks: Approximately 500 RMB/ 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 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

Applying for any courses at the 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)
Passport
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 a passport.

Passport Size Photo
The general size of the passport size photo is (50mm x 40mm). For applying to china universities, your passport size photo has to be clear and the background must be plain, white, or off-white in color. The height of the head is between 28mm – 33mm and the head width 21mm–24mm. Advice to submit a color 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 a notarized copy)
Submit your immediate academic transcripts & certificate for applying. For example, if you are applying for a bachelor’s program, submit your school transcripts and certificates. For a Master’s Degree provide your undergraduate transcripts and certificates. When you are applying for Ph.D., you have to provide 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 the language should be Chinese or English.

3. CV/Resume
You must prepare a CV or resume for applying in foreign countries. CV acts as your business profile, though universities are not interested in detailed descriptions of your jobs or experience, 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 achievements these are a must for a perfect CV. Here is a sample of a CV/resume.

4. Physical Examination
Aspiring international students are required to take a medical examination to ensure that they are in 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. Have a look at the sample of a physical examination form.

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 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 a 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 an English language proficiency certificate.

8. HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese (if you have)
If you want to study in Chinese taught and want to get a CSC scholarship then you must have to submit an 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 the HSK certificate.

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 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 the 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 a Study Plan.

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

12. Application Form
Fills this form in Chinese or English language. It is essential to fill in all the information that should be very authentic. Click here to get a sample of an Application Form. You can also apply through this form.

Please send us all these documents through our E-Mail: admission@digiedupro.com.

  • If you have any queries please feel free to contact us. Here is our consultant’s contact number: +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.

Please note that official academic records (transcripts), degree certificates that are not in English must be kept with the English or Chinese translated ones. Transcripts become the property of the university upon submission, and will not be returned to applicants. All application materials can be sent by email or post to International College, but applicants should bring all the original copies required when they complete student registration at the international office at CTBU. If the applicant is younger than 18 years of age, please provide a signed approval statement from your parents.

Scholarship Information

The university 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 Chinese culture and be in good health
  3. Applicants who want to pursue an undergraduate or a long-term language program must have a senior high school diploma and aged below 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.

Why choose us?

Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (GSCAAS) is the authority for overall student enrollment, course teaching, and degree award. The school has developed a multi-layer and a multi-typed personnel development system that includes post Ph.D., Ph.D., master’s, some other professional degree students of different nationalities. Currently, 4,400 students are studying at the university, most of them (3000) are full-time students. More than 9600 graduates graduated from the university, who are contributing to the agricultural and economical growth of China.

The university offers 8 academic categories of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences. Because of this optimization of the curriculum, the programs are now related to 4 major academic categories, i.e. natural sciences, agriculture, engineering, and management sciences. The university has 10 Ph.D. degrees authorizing points in the primary disciplines of Crop Science, Agricultural Resource and Environment, Horticulture, Plant Protection, Veterinary Medicine, Animal Science, Ecology, Astrology, Agriculture, and Forestry Economic Management and in 53 other secondary disciplines. There are also 13 master’s degree authorizing points in the primary disciplines, in 65 other secondary disciplines as well.

CAAS has won 2495 awards for its excellence in scientific research since its establishment. The university gets huge research funding from the Chinese Government.  The funding during the 10th and 11th Five-Year Plans was worth more than CYN 4.34 billion. The graduate school uses the resources of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) to provide the students with bountiful cutting-edge research projects, first-class supervisors, well-equipped research facilities, rich library resources, ample research funding, and international cooperation and exchange programs across the globe.