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China: Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (with UM)

The University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (JI) was jointly established in 2006 by two premier universities, the University of Michigan and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, creating a Sino-US academic partnership with tremendous potential.

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: September-January, February-June
Credit system: 1 credit is equivalent to 1,5 ECTS at Bachelor's level of study.
Note: Local insurance is required during the entire period of study, 400 RMB/semester. Summer programmes are available in July and August.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 8 spots per semester
Grade requirements: Minimum 3.75 point average (on KTH's scale of 5) HSK 5 at least for attending the Chinese language Taught Course (Original test certificate required). All exchange students will have the opportunity to take Chinese language courses at the beginnings’ level.

Programme specific information

If your programme or your school is not listed below, contact the international coordinator at your school.