Southeast University



Peter Hartges

Tsinghua Program


+49 241 80 90683




Southeast University Nanjing is one of China’s higher education institutions governed by the Ministry of Education and thus receives comprehensive state funding. For this reason, the university is very well-equipped. In 2012, about 1200 international students were enrolled at Southeast University.

The university collaborates with over 100 international higher education institutions.

The main language of instruction is Chinese, but there is also a number of classes taught in English.

General Information





Founded in


Number of Students

ca. 29000


Southeast University

International Office der Southeast University

Fact Sheet 2019


Type of Agreement

University cooperation

Who can apply?

Bachelor students in the 3rd semester or higher (study abroad from the 5th semester)
Master students
Doctoral candidates

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

One to two semesters

Time of Stay

Winter and/or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements


Study Details

Semester Dates

Winter semester: Beginning of September to end of January
Sommer semester: Beginning of March to end of June

Study Possibilities

Faculties, Departments, Schools:

School of Architecture

School of Mechanical Engineering

School of Civil Engineering

School of Computer Science and Engineering

Department of Physics

School of Medicine

School of Electrical Engineering

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

School of Economic & Management

School of Humanities

School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering

Department of Mathematics

Course Offerings

Courses School of Civil Engineering and School of Energy and Environment

Master's Program of One-Belt-One-Road Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering (MOSI)

English-taught Programs for Graduates

English-taught Programs for Exchange Students

Program of Medicine for Undergraduates

Program for Mechanical Engineering for Postgraduates

As a rule, exchange students may not select Master’s courses in economics at Chinese partner universities. Please check the websites of the partner university for specific details or enquire directly.

Language Courses

Chinese language classes

Prerequisites for the Application Good or better academic performance
Language Requirements

Very good English skills

Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

You can find further information on the application portal website.

Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived.
Average Cost of Living 300 to 500 euros
Funding Possibilities

CSC’s Scholarship for Exchange Students from Europe

Scholarship Program of the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung and the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

BAföG for abroad
RWTH Scholarship Database
DAAD Scholarship Database
PROMOS abroad scholarships
Financing Study Abroad

Practical Information

Support from the partner university: Yes
Information from the partner university

General Tips about Living

Information on Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Exchange Reports

See the exchange reports in MoveOn Exchanges

Further Information

Application Form

Notice for Students Exchange Program

Foreign Office