Sichuan Conservatory of Music

Province: SichuanChengdu                               University Ranking: 2139

About University

Sichuan Conservatory of Music

Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院), its predecessor was “Sichuan Provincial Drama Education Experimental School” founded in 1939, experienced “Sichuan Provincial Music Experimental School”, “Sichuan Provincial Technical College”, “Sichuan Provincial Art College”, “Chengdu Art College”, “Southwest Music College” and other periods, it was renamed in 1959 with the approval of the Ministry of Education, and became one of the six professional music schools with an undergraduate level in China. At present, the college has developed into a multi-disciplinary and multi-level art college with complete professional categories, strong faculty, perfect teaching facilities, and remarkable teaching achievements.

The college has a beautiful environment and a strong artistic atmosphere. It covers an area of ​​1,620 mu. There are nearly 400 professors and associate professors, and nearly 14,000 students. The college has 18 professional teaching departments and has established art disciplines such as music, fine arts, drama and film, dance, and media. The college has the most extensive library of music and art literature and audiovisual libraries in the Southwest. It has the most abundant art literature library, school history museum, exhibition hall, and audio-visual museum in the southwest region. It has 1.2 billion yuan in fixed assets.

There are 13,000 students in Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院). There are 1,230 teaching staff and 403 professors and associate professors. There are three disciplines: art, industrial design, and management. There are five first-level disciplines of art, music and dance, drama and film, art and design. There are 19 professional teaching departments and 115 professional directions. The college has developed into a multidisciplinary and multi-level comprehensive art college.

The school currently has more than 352 deputy senior experts and professors, including 13 second-level professors, 12 experts enjoying special allowances from the State Council, and 1 ministry expert. There are 13 technical leaders, 5 outstanding experts with outstanding contributions in Sichuan Province, and 3 famous teachers in Sichuan Province. The school also has a large number of teaching teams composed of experts and professors who love art education and have achieved fruitful results.

It has the right to grant master’s degrees in music majors and painting majors and the grant of master of arts (MFA) granted by the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council. In 2009, The college began to recruit doctoral students in literature and music with Sichuan University. There are 2 national specialties, 24 excellent courses, and 4 excellent teaching teams.  There are five scientific research institutes, an experiment center, three creative centers and two research institutes. 67 projects in research. One of them won the second prize in the National Science and Technology Progress Award. Two first prizes and two-second prizes at the provincial and ministerial level. 350 various awards.

Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院) adheres to the open school policy and actively expands foreign exchange and cooperation. Attach importance to international academic and humanistic exchanges, actively spread Chinese culture, organize various types of international exchange activities at all levels, and participate in foreign-related activities of the state and provincial governments. The school has established cooperative relations with more than 40 overseas universities in more than 10 countries. It has sent more than 300 students to study overseas and study for degrees. More than 200 undergraduates participate in various overseas exchange programs every year. The school has enrolled international students and students from Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan since 2003.

The school takes the construction of a first-class art school as its mission and the goal of cultivating first-class art talents. The faculty and staff of Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院) work together to forge ahead in unity, implement the party’s education policy, adhere to the direction of running a socialist school with Chinese characteristics and adhere to teaching as the center to improve teaching The goal is to improve the quality and constantly enhance the strength of running schools, and strive to train the builders and qualified successors of the socialist cause, write a new chapter for promoting the great development and prosperity of the socialist culture, and for running the art education that the people are satisfied with.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 240 and the world rank is 2139.

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 Sichuan Conservatory of Music

  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 30 RMB Per Day
  • Single Room 50 RMB Per Day
  1. Food cost: 200 USD Per Month
  2. Application Fee: 400 RMB
  3. Living expanse: 2200 RMB – 2800 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 Sichuan Conservatory of Music 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

Sichuan Conservatory of Music 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?

The predecessor of the Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院) was the “Sichuan Provincial Drama Education Experimental School” founded in 1939. It was renamed in 1959 and became one of the six professional music schools with an undergraduate level in China. The school has two campuses of Jinjiang and Xindu, covering a total area of ​​more than 1,200 acres, with 29 teaching departments and 10 research institutions. The school-level covers graduate education, undergraduate education, junior college education, adult education, and secondary education. It has more than 16,000 students and is one of 11 independent professional music colleges set up across the country.

The school’s orientation is to build a professional art school with music professional education as the main body, and comprehensive and coordinated development of professional education in fine arts, dance, drama, film and television, media art, art theory, etc.; establish a combination of applied and teaching research development The model focuses on undergraduate education and expands graduate education; strengthens traditional and superior disciplines, builds and optimizes key disciplines, and actively expands emerging and interdisciplinary disciplines; focuses on cultivating high-quality, sophisticated, and sophisticated artistic talents with a certain influence in international and domestic Cultivate application talents with strong adaptability and excellent technical level.

Adhering to the school philosophy of “running art education, cultivating first-class talents, and promoting the prosperity of literature and arts”, Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院) adheres to the school motto of “beautiful and innovative”, adhere to the school-based thinking that is based on the present, promote tradition, and faces the future, deepens reform and innovation, and promotes the construction of first-class subjects Efforts to form a high-level art talent training system, solidly promote the construction of high-level professional, strong teaching and scientific research capabilities, based in Sichuan, facing the country, innovative, open, characteristic, high-quality art schools.

Since the reform and opening up, in various major domestic and international competitions and awards. The college has established good cooperation and exchange relations with many music and art colleges abroad. Every year, dozens of foreign experts and scholars come to our college to visit, teach, and exchange performances. In the past five years, teachers and students have won 209 international awards and 1,176 domestic awards in major international and domestic competitions and awards. 83 scientific research projects were awarded, the one-second prize for national scientific and technological progress, two first prizes for scientific and technological inventions by the Ministry of Culture, and four first and second prizes for provincial scientific and technological progress. 350 various awards.

Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院) actively serves the overall situation of the center, vigorously develops school-ground cooperation, deeply participates in poverty alleviation, helps local economic, social and cultural education development, and has signed strategic cooperation agreements with many cities and well-known enterprises.

Sichuan Conservatory of Music (四川音乐学院) is working hard to create a comprehensive Sichuan Art University and strives to form a greater advantage in scale, characteristics, benefits, and reputation, and cultivate more artistic talents for the motherland. The dream of a strong school comes from the feeling of serving the country. The faculty and students of the Sichuan Conservatory of Music are working together with one heart and the same spirit, striving for the Sichuan University of Arts and the people’s satisfaction.