Hangzhou     1500-2400 CNY/Month     17.8 ℃
International Relations
Degree Type: Master
Application Deadline: 2017-08-20
Language: English
Starting Date: 2017-09-01
Duration: 2 years
Tuition: CNY 36800.00
Application Fee Through University: USD 100.00
Application Fee Through CTUAS: USD 100.00
 

Highlights


  • The programme will provide you with the ability to deploy strategic foresight and encourage you to engage in the spirit of constructive dialogue and mutual understanding.
  • Study a postgraduate degree at Nankai University, Tianjin. The University's English-medium degree programmes allow students to study for an internationally recognised Master's degree qualification at a prestigious world-ranked Chinese university.
  • The programme provides the academic and analytical skills necessary to understand the contemporary world and the rapidly changing context in which international relations and foreign diplomacy are conducted.
  • Endowed with a pleasant climate, picturesque surroundings and a favorable academic atmosphere, Zhejiang University is an ideal place for learning.




 

Introduction

International relations is the study of how countries form relationships with and interact with each other. China’s foreign policy and strategic thinking is highly influential, so studying this subject in China itself will provide some fascinating insights.

As well as developing your academic and problem-solving capabilities, the programme will equip you with the tools to make sense of the complex world around us, to think on your feet and to consider international issues and events from a global perspective.

The 2-year course at Nankai University's prestigious Zhou Enlai School of Government will give you a complete understanding of international relations, with an in depth focus on China’s relations with the world.

Educational objectives

Cultivate professionals with basic understanding of political science and fundamental theories and knowledge of international relations.

The ability of independent research and work is especially emphasized. Students are expected to work the area of administrative management, diplomacy, foreign affairs, publicity, international communication and international commerce in central and local governments, mass media, public organizations, and enterprises.

Main Courses

Theories and Methods in Political Science

Theories of International Relations

Seminar on China’s Politics

Seminar on China’s Foreign Diplomacy

International Political Economics

Dissertation Seminar

Foreign Policy Analysis

Advanced Studies on International Relations

China in Transition

A Perspective of Political Economy

Energy and Environmental Diplomacy

Requirements

Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health with no infectious disease or any physical or mental diseases that may affect the normal study, have a bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 40 (Age limit is flexible for healthy applicants with certain work experience and high academic ability).

Language proficiency requirements:

1.       Applicants for Chinese-taught programs of literature, history, philosophy, education and law should have a level 4 HSK certificate with minimum score of 210,or HSK certificate of level 5 or above; applicants for other Chinese-taught programs should have a level 4 HSK certificate with minimum score of 190,or HSK certificate of level 5 or above.

2.   There are no Chinese language proficiency requirements for the applicants of English-taught programs, but they (except for English native speakers) must have an internet-based TOEFL test score 90 or IELTS test score 6.5 (or above).

 
Cost
Item Amount (RMB/Per Year)
Tuition fee 36800.00 (Approximately)
Medical Examination 0.00 (Approximately)
Insurance 0.00 (Approximately)
Accommodation Fee 0.00 (Approximately)
Residence Permit 0.00 (Approximately)
Living Cost 0.00 (Approximately)
Settlement and Other Cost 0.00 (Approximately)
Not: Medical Examination only need to be paid at the 1st academic year.
 

How to Apply

(1) Overall Procedure

You need only to complete the following procedure which is very convenient and time saving

1. Click “Apply Now”

2. Fill in online application

3. Upload all the required documents and Submit your application

4. Pay the application fee

5. Wait for the application results

Important notice: You need to create an account before applying. Account name needs to be a valid email, which will be used to receive our system notice.

(2) Required documents

1. One photocopy of your passport;

2. Passport-size Photos of the applicant;

3. Official transcripts;

4. An official certificate of your highest education; or an official Certificate of Enrollment for the ones still on campus.

5. Two Recommendation Letters from professors in the same academic field (The letters should be written in the blank recommendation form and enclosed in special envelopes with seal);

6. Language Proficiency certificate; (Certificate of HSK for Chinese-taught Programs. Official copy of TOEFL or IELTS scores for applicants whose first language is not English for English-taught Programs)

7. Personal Statement including previous study and work experiences, academic research achievement, planned research proposal, and individual development objective after graduation.

Notice: Note that all Certificates or Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be notarized in Chinese or English editions.

 

Why CTUAS

CTUAS Offers the Best Universities and Qualified Education.

The universities CTUAS offers are among the top 100 universities in China, each university has won a good reputation in its dominant fields both in China and in the world. CTUAS has a good cooperation with the top universities in China, therefore, international students who want to study in China, can have a better chance to get qualified education through CTUAS. Through CTUAS you can quickly and easily find the most suitable and excellent universities and programs.

Less Payment, More Offers.

Different from other application systems, you can apply for more than one offer which will guarantee your enrollment. In this case, you will not miss any suboptimal choices, when choosing your favorite university and program. In addition, the more offers you choose, the less is the marginal payment.

CTUAS Cares about Your Career, Destiny and Development.

CTUAS focuses not only on providing the best application service for international students, but also on their career, destiny and future development in China. CTUAS will establish a good relationship with every international student who applies for studying in China through its application system. Except for helping you find the most suitable and excellent universities and programs, CTUAS will offer valuable advises for your life, your study and your career development in China. CTUAS hopes every international student can have a better development after studying in China.

Most of the Services CTUAS Offers Are Free, CTUAS just Collects the Application Fee on Behalf of the Universities.

Everyone who wants to apply through CTUAS can enjoy free online consulting service, free DHL delivery service, free visa and per-departure guide service, free accommodation booking service and free student handbook. On behalf of the universities, CTUAS just collects the application fee which applicants also have to pay when they apply directly to universities. In addition, for some extra service, CTUAS will only charge at a lower rate, such as airport pick-up service, hotel booking service and city tour.

More Convenient and Fast Replied Services

When applying directly to universities, international students have to suffer from the time consuming application. After submitting their application, they have to wait anxiously for the reply of the official office of universities. In most cases, the waiting time will last more the one week, sometime maybe more than one month. But differently, in order to facilitate your application and save your time, CTUAS promises that your application will be replied within 24 hours and the final application result will be informed in 2 weeks.

CTUAS Offers Internship in China.

In order to broaden the horizons and enrich the experiences of the international students, CTUAS also offer internship in China. CTUAS helps you find the internship information of Chinese company and you can also choose to be a consultant of CTUAS.