Qingdao Agricultural University

Province: ShandongQingdao                               University Ranking: 2619

About University

Qingdao Agricultural University

Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) is a university under the jurisdiction of Shandong Province. It is the first batch of universities to be established as a key construction project of the “Shandong Featured Universities Project”. The predecessor of the school was Laiyang Agricultural College, which was founded in 1951. In 2001, it was approved by the Shandong Provincial Government to establish the Qingdao campus. In March 2007, it was renamed Qingdao Agricultural University with the approval of the Ministry of Education. The school address was changed from Laiyang to Chengyang District, Qingdao.

Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) has four campuses in Chengyang, Pingdu, Laiyang, and Langu and Jiaozhou Modern Agricultural Technology Demonstration Park, forming a school-running pattern of “one school, two places, four districts, and one park”. The school covers a total area of ​​5220 acres, with a total school building area of ​​more than 1.1 million square meters, a total value of 399 million yuan in equipment and equipment, and a 59.7% of campus green coverage. The library has a paper collection of 1.76 million copies, 10727 domestic and foreign periodicals, and 16160GB of e-books.

The school now holds 58 undergraduate majors, 4 first-level master’s degree programs, and 31 second-level master’s degree programs. There are more than 1,800 faculty members, including 172 senior titles, 409 associate senior titles, 291 doctors, 735 masters, 2 “Taishan Scholars” distinguished professors, 20 experts enjoying special allowances from the State Council, and 6 national outstanding teachers, Shandong Province has 10 young and middle-aged experts with outstanding contributions, 6 Shandong Province teaching teachers, 22 doctoral supervisors. There are more than 23,000 full-time students, including 22,722 general undergraduates and 818 postgraduates.

The school insists on setting up research topics around major national and local strategic needs, and conducts basic and applied research for production practices. Since 1978, it has received a total of 193 awards for scientific and technological achievements at or above the provincial and ministerial level, including 11 national scientific and technological awards and 25 first prizes for provincial and ministerial achievements. The number and level of awards are among the top universities in Shandong Province. Since the 12th Five-Year Plan, the annual research funding has been maintained at over 100 million yuan, and the total research funding from 2011 to 2018 reached 997 million yuan. In the ranking of Chinese universities’ scientific and technological expenditures announced by the Ministry of Education in 2017, it ranked 161th in the country. Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) continuously strengthens and improves party building and ideological and political work, and has successively won the national and provincial advanced basic party organizations, advanced colleges for party building and ideological and political work, excellent colleges for moral education evaluation, safe campus, and civilized campus.

Adhere to the “academic, high-end, international” school road, Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) has established friendly cooperative relations with more than 80 universities and scientific research institutions in more than 20 countries and regions, including Seoul University in South Korea, Cornell University in the United States, Wageningen University in the Netherlands, Murdoch University in Australia, and UBC University in Canada. One of the first provincial universities in the province to accept foreign students. Signed a joint doctoral training agreement with Murdoch University in Australia, signed a master’s degree 3+2 project agreement with Auburn University in the United States, and signed an undergraduate project agreement with Murdoch University and Seoul University; established an undergraduate-master degree -A complete training system for Chinese-foreign cooperative education for doctoral students.

Facing new development opportunities and challenges, Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) adheres to scientific development, connotative development, harmonious development, and innovative development, actively promotes and deepens reforms, and continuously improves its comprehensive strength and core competitiveness, and strives to build a high-tech enterprise with outstanding advantages and distinctive characteristics. The goal of university-level strides forward.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 316 and the world rank is 2619 .

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
Chinese Language Learners Non Degree 4 Week 700 RMB in Total Chinese
Chinese Language Learners Non Degree 12 Week 7000 RMB in Total Chinese
Summer/Winter Vocation Tourism &Cultural Camp Non Degree 8 Week 2400 RMB in Total Chinese

Bachelor’s Program:

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Landscaping Bachelor 4 Years 14000 RMB per Year Chinese
Art Design Bachelor 4 Years 14000 RMB per Year Chinese
Painting Bachelor 4 Years 14000 RMB per Year Chinese
International Economy and Trade Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
E-Commerce Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Marketing Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Economy Management of Agriculture and Forestry Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Accounting Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Financial Management Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Logistics Management Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Computer Science and Technology(Computer and Application) Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Science and Technology of Electronic Information Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Electronic Information Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Communication Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
English(Business English) Bachelor 4 Years 14000 RMB per Year Chinese
Japanese Bachelor 4 Years 14000 RMB per Year Chinese
Korean Bachelor 4 Years 14000 RMB per Year Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in Qingdao Agricultural University

  1. Tuition fee: 
  • Non Degree: 700 RMB to 7000 RMB Per Year
  • Bachelor Degree: 15000 RMB to 18000 RMB Per Year
  1. Accommodation Fee:
  • Double Room 30 RMB Per Day
  • Single Room 4500 RMB Per Day
  1. Food cost: 150 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 Qingdao Agricultural 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 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: 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

Qingdao Agricultural 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 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?

Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) was founded in 1951. It has four campuses in Chengyang, Pingdu, Laiyang, and Langu and Jiaozhou Modern Agricultural Science and Technology Demonstration Park. It covers an area of ​​5220 acres, with a total school building area of ​​1.1 million square meters. The total value of the equipment is 399 million yuan, and the campus green coverage rate is 59.7%. In the long-term school-running practice, the school has created the school motto of “Honesty, erudition, dedication, and far-reaching” and the school spirit of “Diligence, rigor, truth-seeking, and innovation”. The educational characteristics of “cultivating high-quality application-oriented talents” were rated as the first batch of key universities for the establishment of the “Shandong Featured School Project” in 2012. Since the establishment of the school, more than 110,000 full-time graduates have been trained for the society.

The school insists on being a virtuous person and strives to cultivate high-quality professional talents with noble pursuit of value, professionalism, rigorous and solid style, innovative entrepreneurship, practical ability, and a strong sense of social responsibility, forming undergraduate education, graduate education, continuing education, and international students. Multi-level schooling pattern of coordinated development of education. The school has 8 disciplines, including agriculture, engineering, science, economics, management, culture, art, and law. 

Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) actively meets the needs of industrial development, and social services have achieved remarkable results. Established my country’s first cooperative college. The school service area is fully covered by Shandong Province and extends to 20 provinces, autonomous regions and autonomous regions in Xinjiang and Hainan. It has established a comprehensive strategic cooperative relationship with 36 cities and built 37 comprehensive service demonstration bases, characteristic industrial bases, and research. The institute has established distributed service stations and expert workstations in more than 500 enterprises and cooperatives.

The school continuously strengthens and improves party building and ideological and political work, and has successively won the national and provincial advanced basic party organizations, advanced colleges for party building and ideological and political work, excellent colleges for moral education evaluation, safe campus, and civilized campus. The school insists on educating people with culture and cultural people and has cultivated and created a number of campus culture brands with distinctive characteristics and wide-reaching influence.

For a long time, Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) has adhered to strict teaching management and paid close attention to the construction of the style of study, forming an excellent style of school. The ratio of fresh undergraduates to graduate students has been maintained at about 30%, and biological majors have reached more than 50%. In the past five years, students have won 44 national and international awards and 656 provincial awards for participating in various disciplines and extracurricular science and technology competitions. Graduates are widely welcomed by social employers, and the overall employment rate has been maintained at more than 91%.

Qingdao Agricultural University (青岛农业大学) continues to promote internationalization and opening strategies, and international cooperation and exchanges are continuously strengthened. Faced with new development opportunities and challenges, Qingdao Agricultural University adheres to scientific development, connotative development, harmonious development, and innovative development, actively promotes and deepens reforms, continuously improves its comprehensive strength and core competitiveness, and develops toward outstanding construction advantages and distinctive characteristics. The goal of level university is striving forward