2020 Application Guide to International Bachelor Programs in Central South University

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Bachelor degree candidates: 4-5years; All students must earn required credits, pass all the exams and finish the oral defence of their dissertations before they can receive graduation certificates. After the diploma review, diplomas will be granted.

2.Program Duration and Catalogue

All Chinese-taught programs. See details in the 2020 Bachelor’s Programs in Central South University


1) Excellent Non-Chinese citizens, with no criminal records and in good health.

2) Applicants should have a high school degree or its equivalent and should be 18 to 30 years old (Born before June 15, 2002)

3)Language eligibility: a minimum score of 180 in HSK4 for non-medical programs and 220 for medical programs. Students who cannot meet the requirement of Chinese competence shall take a one-year preparatory course of the Chinese language and pass all relevant exams before embarking on their programs. Applicants who have taken a degree program taught in Chinese are exempt from proving their linguistic competence:.

4.Application Time

From now on to June 15, 2020.All the hard copies of the application materials must be submitted to Admission Office of CSU before June 15, 2020.

5. Application Procedures

Step 1: Online Application.

Log in CSU China International Student Service System and register online: http://application.csu.edu.cn/member/login.do . Choose Central South University Scholarship for International Students (CSU Scholarship) and fill in the application form, submit it and wait for the results (about 2-4 weeks).

Step 2: Pay the Application Fee and Mail Hard copies of Material

After passing the online review,pay the application fee of 500 RMB (90 dollar) to the designated account and prepare the following hard copies of materials IN DUPLICATE in the following order. Incomplete materials will not be accepted. (If you fail to pass the initial review or are rejected, NO NEED to pay the application fee and send the hard copies.)

a)Printed Application form downloaded on CSU China International Student Service System with applicants’ name signed on it.

b)Photocopy of the passport (Over one year availability)

c)Photocopy of Foreigner Physical Check. Applicants should strictly be examined in accordance with the requirement of Foreigners Physical Examination Sheet. Incomplete form is regarded as invalid. The examination date shall be after January 1, 2020.

d)Photocopy of Highest graduation certificate (or notarized photocopy). If the applicant is currently a student, the pre-graduation certificate issued by school is required.

e)Transcript of the highest diploma (or notarized photocopy)

f)Non-criminal record with an official stamp. The issue date shall be after January 1, 2020.

g)Transcript of HSK4 or other documents to prove your linguistic competence.

h) The photocopy of a remittance bill for application fee RMB 500 or USD 90.

Please write your application number, full name, and nationality on the bank bill. This application fee should be sent to the following account:

Account Name: Central South University

Account No:5846 5735 0276

Swift Code: BKCH CNBJ 970

Opening Bank: Central South University Branch Bank, Bank of China, Changsha, Hunan, P.R. China

i) any other supporting materials

Step 3: Final Review and Result Release

According to the hardcopies of material and the application situation, the students will be reviewed for final admission results, and the admission notice and visa application form will be sent according to the final admission results.

Application status will be informed in the CSU China International Student Service System. Please keep yourself informed by checking the Application System on time.


1)The documents mentioned above shall be provided in English or Chinese. Documents in any other languages should be notarized in Chinese or English.

2)If a Chinese citizen applies for admission as a foreign student after immigration, he or she must hold a valid foreign passport or nationality certificate for more than four years, and within the last four years (up to April 30 of the year of admission), he or she shall have a record of living abroad for more than two years (the actual residence for nine months in a year can be calculated as one year). The calculation is based on entry and exit stamps.

3)Mail Addresses:

Non-medical application materials shall be sent to the Main Campus (recipient: Office 212, International Cooperation and Exchange Office of Central South University; Address: Library 212, Main Campus of Central South University, 932 Lushan South Road, Changsha City, Hunan Province; Tel:+86-0731-88877515, 88836737)

Medical programs application materials(clinical medicine, nursing, public health, biology, etc.) shall be sent to Xiangya New Campus (recipient:708 Office; address: Office 708, Xiaoqian Building, Xiangya Medical College, No. 172 Tongzipo Road, Yuelu District, Changsha City, Hunan Province; Tel:+86-0731-82650391).

4)The application fees will not be refunded and materials will not be returned regardless of admission results, and the most prospective candidates will be enrolled according to the application materials.


Admission Office, School of International Education, CSU

Address: Library 212, Main Campus of Central South University, 932 Lushan South Road, Changsha City, Hunan Province.

Tel:+86-0731-88877515, 88836737 (non-medical major consultation), 82650391(medical major consultation)


Email: admissions@csu.edu.cn

Websites: http://iecd.csu.edu.cn/lxzn.htm (Chinese)

http://en.csu.edu.cn/Int_l_Student.htm (English)