Zhejiang Gongshang University

Provinces : Zhejiang                                University Ranking : 261

About University

Zhejiang Gongshang University

In the last years, ZJSU has been paying great attention to international exchanges and cooperation and making an effort to promote education internationalization. ZJSU has a partner relationship with over 100 universities &  scientific research institutions from over 50 countries, including the UK, Britain, Belgium, Canada, Germany, France, New Zealand, Australia, Turkey, Japan, and South Korea, etc. Moreover, we have begun cooperation programs with more than 60 foreign universities and research institutions like Columbia University, University of California at Berkeley, University of Manchester, Waseda University, University of Canterbury, & Chulalongkorn University in the areas of faculty and students exchange, mutual accreditation of credits, scientific research cooperation.

MPM, in cooperation with the University of Quebec, has trained more than 600 postgraduates. Alliance Francaise de Hangzhou has improved into the largest French language training and cultural exchange center in Zhejiang Province. The university also co-established Confucius Institute with Howest University, Belgium. Up to now, the number of students in Confucius Institute has reached more than 600. The university also co-established research centers with well-known foreign universities and research institutions, such as Sensory Science Laboratory with American Monell Chemical Sense Center.

ZJSU started “Blue Sky” project aimed at enhancing faculty internationalization, which sends 50 promising teachers annually to foreign key universities for study and research, meanwhile 12 academic leaders and young administrators to key universities overseas for training as well. ZJSU encourages scholars to attend international academic meetings and activities of various kinds. It actively conducts student exchange programs with key universities overseas and has sent 1000 students in recent years to foreign universities for long-term and short-term exchange and visiting programs. From 2014, the university has set up a special fund of 3 million RMB yearly, for sponsoring outstanding students to study abroad for long or short terms.

With the development of internationalization and the overall improvement, ZJSU has hosted and sponsored in recent years over  20 large-scale international activities and important academic conferences, including “2010 International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) Conference of North East Asia”, “the 20th International Association of Feminist Economics”, “Academic Conference of East Asian Culture” co-organized with University of Columbia and “2012 Bangkok Asia Food Science Forum” co-hosted with Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.

May 2011 witnessed the 100th Anniversary of this university, for which nearly 100 friend universities in the US, UK, Canada, and other countries sent their congratulatory messages, such as Harvard University, Cornell University, etc. In the year of 2012, Complete Works of Dickens by the university publishing house was used as the state gift at the Book Fair of London. In 2013, the university held “International Education Week”, which was hosted by ZJSU and co-organized by over 20 partner universities from the USA, UK, Belgium, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, and Republic of Northern Cyprus.

In recent years, the university has employed more than 300 foreign teachers from the United States, Britain, Germany, Australia, Japan, South Korea, etc, among which 3 foreign experts were awarded Zhejiang provincial government “West Lake Friendship Award”. ZJSU invited foreign experts and scholars to give more than 500 short-term courses or lectures; and had over 2000 foreign guests and visitors, such as Nobel Prize winner Professor Luc A.Montagnier, French Academician of College de France Pierre Devolve.

ZJSU attaches great importance to international education. Since 2009, ZJSU founded a scholarship for international students, more than 100 students got this scholarship and at the same time about 100 international students got “Zhejiang Provincial Government Scholarship”. To enlarge the number of international students and increase degree students, ZJSU has established 27 foreign-language-taught degree programs specially designed for international students. Presently, the total number of international students doubles the rate every year. over 300 foreign students are pursuing bachelor, master and doctoral degrees, and 100 international students yearly study Chinese, Chinese culture and Chinese Business in the university.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 261 and the world rank is 2173.

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 the IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted in 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 a student need for applying this University are Notary stamped scan 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 to come to an offer letter from any Chinese Universities after applying.

University's other Information


Admission is going on for March & September Intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Semester is open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates and the Doctoral programme.

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%


Non-degree Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee Language
Long-term Chinese Language and Culture Program(scholarship available) 1 semester March ¥7,000 Chinese
Long-term Chinese Language and Culture Program(scholarship available) 1 semester September ¥7,000 Chinese
Intensive Chinese Language Program (Foundation Program) 1 semester September ¥8,500 Chinese
Intensive Chinese Language Program (Foundation Program) 1 semester March ¥8,500 Chinese
Business Chinese Program 1 semester September ¥9,000 Chinese
Business Chinese Program 1 semester September ¥9,000 Chinese
Short-term Chinese Language and Culture Program (for group) TBD Flexible ¥TBD Chinese
China and Chinese Business Program (for group) TBD Flexible ¥TBD Chinese


Bachelor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
International Business 4 years September ¥18,000 English
International Hotel Management 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Accounting 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Economic Statistics (Business Data Management) 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Finance (International Finance) 4 years September ¥18,000 English
E-commerce 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Logistics Management 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Computer Science and Technology 4 years September ¥24,000 English
Law ( International Law) 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Communication Engineering 4 years September ¥20,000 English
Business English (Market Expansion in China) 4 years September ¥18,000 English
Art Design 4 years September ¥25,000 English
Chinese Language and Literature (Business) 4 years September ¥18,000 Chinese
Japanese Language with Chinese and Japanese Bilingual Orientation 4 years September ¥18,000 Chinese
Chinese Language and Literature (Business) for transfer students 3 years September ¥18,000 Chinese
Chinese Language and Literature (Business) for transfer students 2 years September ¥18,000 Chinese


Master-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Science of Business Administration 2.5 years September ¥25,000 English
Tourism Management 2.5 years September ¥25,000 English
Statistics (Business Data Management) 2 years September ¥25,000 English
International Trade( Chinese Business) 2 years September ¥25,000 English
Finance (International Finance) 2 years September ¥25,000 English
Environmental Science and Engineering 2.5 years September ¥28,000 English
Information and Communication Engineering 2.5 years September ¥28,000 English
History of Particular Subjects(History of Chinese Culture) 2.5 years September ¥25,000 English
Linguistics and Applied Linguistics in Foreign Languages 2.5 years September ¥25,000 English
Asian-African Language and Literature 2.5 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Japanese Translation 2.5 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Master of Laws (LLM) Program (Chinese Civil & Business Law) 2.5 years September ¥25,000 English
Master of Laws (LLM) Program (Sciences of Economics in Rule of Law) 2.5 years September ¥25,000 English


Doctor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Science of Business Administration 3 years September ¥30,000 English
Accounting 3 years September ¥30,000 English
Food Science 3 years September ¥33,000 English

Fees Details

Expenses in Zhejiang Gongshang University 

1. Tuition Fee:

  • Bachelor Degree Programs: 18,000 – 25,000 RMB/ year
  • Master Degree Programs: 25,000 – 30,000 RMB/ year
  • Doctor Degree Programs: 30,000 – 36,000 RMB/ year

Others expenses are listed as below

1. Accommodation Fee:

  • Single Room: 7800 RMB /year/person
  • Double Room: 3250 RMB /Year/Person.

2. Living Cost: 150 USD/Month


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

Apply for a course in a Chinese University  is very easy. Students just have to follow some steps to apply for their favorite course. In order to help students complete their online application, International students are recommended to follow the simple instructions.

Foreign applicants must provide the following documents to apply:

1.  Application Form  fills in Chinese or in English.

2.  Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan copy )

  • Passport

Dear student, the first thing you need to have a passport. This is more important documents because without a passport you can not go to study in your dream country. To have passport make you secure to live or study abroad. So if you don’t have it, we suggest you make your passport ready from the embassy office in your home country. Moreover if you have your passport already, then make sure your passport expiry date will not be expired. If it already be expired then you need to remake your passport.

  • Passport Size Photo

The passport photo size (50mm x 40mm) in general. The photo should be clear and the background must be plain, white or off-white in color. The height of the head should be between 28mm – 33mm.The head width has to be between 21mm–24mm. Submit a color photo, taken in the last 6 months. Use a clear image of your face. Passport photo should not use filters on the face or take your photo from someone else or selfies. Take off your eyeglasses for your photo. Here is the sample of Passport Size Photo.

3.  Transcripts & Certificates  (Must be Notarized Copy )

Students for Bachelor Degree need to provide their school transcripts and certificates. For Master Degree Applicants have to bring their undergraduate transcripts and certificates.  And Doctorate Degree studies must provide their both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates.

Please take as a note that is, all the transcripts and certificates should be notarized.

Note : Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with translations in Chinese or English.

4.  English Proficiency Certificate

In China, some universities does not asked IELTS but if you study in Chinese Taught for CSC scholarship, English Proficiency Certificate need to have ready. If you have IELTS already then you are lucky to study in China without delay.

5.  CV/Resume

Applicants must have to prepare their CV if they want to study abroad in their desired country. The Resume or CV should include their academic qualifications with results, personal details (name, date of birth, marital status, national Id or school Id, physical address, contact no, nationality, language, etc), reference from your institution’s faculty (his/her name, address and designation), personal achievement, etc. To know how to make a standard CV please click here the sample of  The Resume.

6.  Study Plan or Research Proposal (Ms/PhD)

Applicants for graduate studies need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or in English (no less than 800 words). This document is required only for Ms or PhD applicants.

7.  Recommendation Letter (Ms/PhD)

Applicants for all graduate studies need two letters of recommendation from full professors or associate professors (in Chinese or English). Letters must be include professors’ phone number and email address. Here is the sample of  Recommendation Letter.

8.  Published Academic Papers or Other Academic Achievements (if  applicable).

9.  Foreign Physical Examination

Applicants are expected to keep the original copies filled in English. The medical examination must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. Medical examination results will be valid for 6 months. All applicants are kindly requested to take this factor into consideration as they plan to take the medical examination. Click here to collect Foreigner Physical Examination Form.

10.  Bank Statement

Bank statements must show to any foreign country for the purpose of a visitor or a business or an immigrants. For the study purpose in foreign countries also need to show bank statement. So dear applicants, you will need to have ready your all documents. Sponsorship can be your parents or anyone whom are your blood related.

11.  Police Verification (No Criminal Record)

This is also need to have ready for the study purpose. It is important because foreign country does not allow criminal record. A Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved  by the police or government agencies in order to prove that the applicant has no criminal offense against him/her like arrest, conviction. For this you need to provide your Police Clearance Certificate. A Police Certificate is also known as good citizen certificate. See the sample of  Police clearance Certificate.


Please send us all these documents at admission@digiedupro.com.  Dear applicants, if you have any queries then don’t hesitate to contact our consultant. Here is our  Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.

Scholarship Information

Scholarships in Zhejiang Gongshang University, China for International Student

Zhejiang Provincial Government Scholarship

In order to attract more international students to study and do research in Zhejiang Province, improve educational gradation and quality of international students, and promote international students’ understanding and friendship of Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang Provincial Government established the “Zhejiang Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students” in year 2009.

1.  Qualifications for Application

  • Applicants must be of foreign nationality and in good physical condition.
  • Students should behave well both on and off campus, and have no records of violating laws and regulations of China and host university.
  • International students should have corresponding language proficiency and submit scan copy of proof documents or other papers.
  • Applicants should have outstanding academic performance.
  • Applicants who have won other Chinese government scholarships are not eligible.

2.  Application for Scholarship

  • Application form
  • Scan copy of certificate of the highest academic qualifications and academic transcripts;
  • Scan copy of proof documents for language proficiency;
  • Recommendation letters (Ms/Ph.D)
  • Passport scan copy;
  • Scan copy of health certificate.

Zhejiang Gongshang University Scholarship

In order to push the educational internationalization, attract more international students to come to study, improve educational gradation and quality of international students, Zhejiang Gongshang University established the “Zhejiang Gongshang University Scholarship for International Students” in year 2009.

1.   Qualifications for Application

  • Applicants must be of foreign nationality and in good physical condition.
  • For undergraduate programs, applicants should be graduated from high school
  • Master degree applicants must have a bachelor degree
  • For PhD programs, applicants must have a master degree.
  • Students should have an outstanding academic performance.
  • Applicants should meet prescribed requirements of language proficiency.
  • Students should behave well both on and off campus, and have no records of violating laws and regulations of China and host university.

2.  Application documents

  • Application form
  • Scan copy of certificate of the highest academic qualifications and academic transcripts;
  • Scan copy of proof documents for English language proficiency;
  • Recommendation letters (Ms/Ph.D)
  • Passport scan copy;
  • Scan copy of health certificate.

The final information is subject to the University If there is any discrepancy!

Why choose us?

Established in 1911 as Hangzhou Vocational Business School (The Earliest Chinese Business School), Zhejiang Gongshang University (ZJSU) is a public higher educational institution that focuses on the fields of business and technology. Zhejiang Gongshang University is situated in Hangzhou, an amazing city which has a long history in China and was inscribed on World Heritage List by UNESCO in 2011. The history of this university goes back to 1911 when it was named “Hangzhou Business School”, which was one of the first business schools in China. It was renamed “Hangzhou Institute of Commerce” in 1980 and then “Zhejiang Gongshang University” in 2004.

ZJGU has become one of the provincial top universities in the fields of literature, history, economics, management, law, philosophy, engineering, science, and arts. ZJGU offers more than 140 full-time degree programs including undergraduate, postgraduate, Ph.D. and post-doctoral fellowship programs. The university has academic exchanges and joint scientific research and educational programs with 52 universities in America, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Japan, Korea, and Thailand, etc.

ZJGU has a good reputation for teaching and research, especially in business, administration, law, food technology and other social sciences. It has a student population of more than 34640 and 2110 staff. This university has a surface of 129.6 hectares, with 2 campuses: Xiasha Campus and Downtown Campus. ZJGU attaches great importance to international cooperation in the areas of education and research.

More than 900 international students are studying Chinese Language, Chinese Culture, degree programs and other academic subjects on the campuses. Educational internationalization has become its great mission. The thriving international education attracts more and more foreign students coming to study at Zhejiang Gongshang University every semester.


149 Jiao Gong Road. Hangzhou
(population range:1,000,000-5,000,000)
310035 Zhejiang. China

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