Yunnan Agricultural University

Province: YunnanKunming                               University Ranking: 1827

About University

Yunnan Agricultural University

Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) is located in Kunming, Spring City, north of Longquan Mountain and Panlong River in the east, and adjacent to the famous scenic spot of Kunming Heilongtan Park. It is a provincial key university in Yunnan Province. Founded in 1938, Yunnan Agricultural University became a master’s degree-granting unit in 1983, was listed as a key university in Yunnan Province in 1993, became a doctorate-granting unit in 2003, and established a post-doctoral research mobile station in 2007. In 2008, the undergraduate teaching evaluation of the Ministry of Education was excellent. In 2009, 2013, and 2014, the Provincial Party Committee and Provincial Government relied on school education and management resources to establish Yunnan Rural Cadre College, Yunnan Plateau Characteristic Agricultural Industry Research Institute, and Yunnan Food Safety Management College. In December 2013, the new rural development research institute of Yunnan Agricultural University was approved by the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Ministry of Education.

The school is located in Kunming, a beautiful spring city with a pleasant climate, adjacent to the Heilongtan Park in the scenic area. The perennial green trees, flowers blooming and the scenery are pleasant. It is an ideal place for learning and scientific research. At present, the school campus covers an area of   2161.65 acres, the school building area is 511,000 square meters, the library has a collection of 1.3257 million books, and the value of teaching and research equipment is 151 million yuan.

Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) currently has 1280 teaching and administrative staff, including 85 professors and 287 associate professors; 228 master tutors and 15 doctoral tutors; a group of outstanding teachers has been selected as the leaders of cross-century academic technology in Yunnan Province. Over the past 66 years, it has trained more than 40,000 agricultural science and technology talents for society and provided a large number of scientific and technological achievements.

The talent quality is excellent and the employment prospect is broad. Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) continues to deepen teaching reform, standardize teaching management, and pay close attention to “quality engineering”. It has undertaken 14 national “quality engineering” projects and 91 provincial-level “quality engineering” projects. Great progress has been made in national and provincial teaching faculty, teaching teams, excellent courses, experimental teaching demonstration centers, talent training model innovation experimental areas, and specialty construction sites, etc.

The cooperation and exchanges are extensive, and international reputation has increased. The school has established inter-school exchanges and scientific and technological cooperation with universities and research institutions in the United Kingdom, the United States, Japan, the Netherlands, Australia, and other countries. It has cooperated with Wageningen University in the Netherlands and Vietnam The municipal universities jointly recruit and train undergraduates. Master students are jointly cultivated with Wolverhampton University in the United Kingdom and Lille University in France. Exchange students with Kagoshima University in Japan, Kyoto Prefectural University, and La Trobe University in Australia. Nearly 200 well-known experts, professors, and academicians with high academic attainment both inside and outside the province were employed as visiting professors. Promote the development of school teaching and scientific research, and improve the school’s quality and level of scientific research.

The three represent important ideas, forge ahead with reform, and work hard. Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) has made great progress in all aspects of its work. The school has constantly changed its educational ideas, updated its educational concepts, and actively carried out teaching reforms. It has effectively promoted the development of teaching work.

Starting a school and keeping upright, cultivating and studying sincerely, erudition and agriculture, and enriching the people and prospering Yunnan is the persistent pursuit of Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) for more than 70 years. It is a heavy footprint left on the red land of the plateau. Years have witnessed the loyalty of the agricultural undergraduates to the cause of education, and the times call on Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) to go forward and create a better career. and actively exploring the construction of a modern university system, and striving to become a domestic similar institution First-class, internationally renowned teaching and research university with distinctive characteristics.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 189 and the world rank is 1827.

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
Short term Chinese Course Non Degree 1 Month 2000 RMB pin Total Chinese

Bachelor’s Program:

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Electronic and Information Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 16000 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
Culinary Arts and Nutriology Bachelor 4 Years 22500 RMB per Year Chinese
Animal Medicine Bachelor 4 Years 17000 RMB per Year Chinese
Animal Science Bachelor 4 Years 14800 RMB per Year Chinese
Security Engineering Bachelor 4 Years 13000 RMB per Year Chinese
Criminal Procedural Law Bachelor 4 Years 18000 RMB per Year Chinese
Preventive Medicine Bachelor 4 Years 30000 RMB per Year Chinese
Veterinary Medicine Bachelor 4 Years 29800 RMB per Year Chinese
Governmental Affairs Administration Bachelor 4 Years 17000 RMB per Year Chinese

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 English
Animal Dietology and Feed Science Master 3 Years 17000 RMB per Year Chinese
Animal Science Master 3 Years 17000 RMB per Year Chinese
Crop Genetics and Breeding Master 3 Years 17000 RMB per Year Chinese
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Master 3 Years 22000 RMB per Year Chinese
Biotechnology & Substance New Energy, New Materials Master 3 Years 20000 RMB per Year Chinese
Agricultural Water-Soil Engineering Master 3 Years 22000 RMB per Year Chinese
Power System and Automation Master 3 Years 17100 RMB per Year Chinese
Modern Reconstruction of Mural Painting in the East and West Master 3 Years 45000 RMB per Year Chinese

Doctoral Degree :

Program Degree Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
Animal Inheritance Breeding and Propagation Doctoral 3 Years 16320 RMB per Year English
Basic Veterinary Doctoral 3 Years 16320 RMB per Year Chinese
Crop Genetics and Breeding Doctoral 3 Years 33000 RMB per Year Chinese
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Doctoral 3 Years 33000 RMB per Year Chinese
Agricultural Water-Soil Engineering Doctoral 3 Years 33000 RMB per Year Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in Yunnan Agricultural University

  1. Tuition fee: 
  • Non-Degree:  2000 RMB to 15000 RMB in Total
  • Bachelor Degree: 16000 RMB to 30000 RMB Per Year
  • Master Degree: 17000 RMB to 45000 RMB Per Year
  • Doctoral Degree: 17000 RMB to 33000 RMB Per Year
  1. Accommodation Fee:
  • Double Room 4000 RMB Per Month
  • Single Room 5500 RMB Per Month
  1. Food cost: 100 USD Per Month
  2. Application Fee: 500 RMB
  3. Living expanse: 1600 RMB – 2050 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 Yunnan 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:

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

Yunnan 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?

Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) is located in Kunming, Spring City, north of Longquan Mountain and Panlong River in the east, and adjacent to the famous scenic spot of Kunming Heilongtan Park. It is a provincial key university in Yunnan Province. In 2008, he was rated as excellent in the undergraduate teaching level assessment of the Ministry of Education, and was rated as an excellent school for graduate employment in Yunnan Province for seven consecutive years from 2005 to 2011, and was awarded the “Typical National Employment Experience of College Graduates in 2012″ by the Ministry of Education. Top 50 universities.”

Since its establishment, Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) has cultivated more than 100,000 outstanding talents with “scientific sentiment, earth feelings, and peasant complex” for the society. Emerging national advanced ethics, ten national “three rural” characters, Yunnan There are more than 100 people in the province, including the top ten talents in Xing Yunnan, the top ten outstanding young people in Yunnan Province, and provincial and ministerial model workers. Cultivated national outstanding university students, heroes who are brave and heroic.

The school has distinctive characteristics and superior school conditions. The school focuses on the national and local economic and social development major needs, adheres to the educational philosophy of cultivating people, establishing quality schools, strengthening schools with talents, promoting schools through scientific research, and highlighting the characteristics. Multidisciplinary coordinated development, teaching, and research university with distinctive characteristics.

The college attaches great importance to the cultivation of graduates’ employment and entrepreneurship capabilities and continuously improves students’ competitiveness in employment and entrepreneurship through the development of vocational skills training, entrepreneurial experience and practice, college counseling and training, and introduction of well-known enterprises. In the past three years, college students have won more than 30 provincial skill contest awards and more than 160 entrepreneurial innovation projects. The average year-end employment rate of graduates has reached more than 96.7%, and the quality of employment has steadily improved.

Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) expands international cooperation and communication channels to create conditions for students to study and find employment and development. In recent years, the college has conducted exchanges and cooperation with many foreign universities such as the University of Lincoln, New Zealand, Jaime I University, Lao National University, and the Thai Business School. Students can choose to study in New Zealand, Thailand, and other countries after studying in our school for 2-3 years for language learning and academic qualifications or choose overseas internship employment. The college is vigorously broadening the international development channel to provide a platform and services for the growth and diversification of students.

In recent years, in accordance with the requirements of comprehensively deepening comprehensive reform and focusing on connotative development, Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) has taken multiple measures to actively promote the reform of education and teaching. Further, adjust and optimize the professional structure, and gradually build a discipline professional framework that takes agriculture as an advantage and interpenetrates, supports, and coordinates the development of multiple disciplines in agriculture, industry, economy, management, science, literature, law, and education.

The school adheres to the road of revitalizing agriculture with science and education with Chinese characteristics, attaches great importance to the transformation and promotion of scientific and technological achievements, and vigorously promotes cooperation between schools and enterprises. The school won the National College Campus Cultural Construction Outstanding Achievement Award and was named the national advanced unit of spiritual civilization construction and the advanced unit of moral education in Yunnan Province.

The development plan is to start a school, to be honest, to study honestly, to learn from agriculture, to enrich the people and to rejuvenate Yunnan is the persistent pursuit of Yunnan Agricultural University (云南农业大学) for more than 70 years, and it is a heavy footprint left on the red land of the plateau. The school has gone along with the development of the frontier, keeping pace with the needs of the times, and has made irreplaceable contributions to the stability of the frontier, national unity, economic development, and social progress. The school has always adhered to serving the economic and social development of the hot zone and the regional industrial-economic construction, building a high-level application-oriented school, positioning itself, striving for excellence, and continuously improving the quality of talent cultivation, making positive contributions to the growth of students and local economic and social construction and industrial development. It has won wide acclaim from all walks of life and has been hailed as “the cradle of talents in Yunnan hot areas”, and has been rated as a provincial civilized unit for five consecutive times.