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Founded in 2006, the School of International Education (SIE) is in charge of administrative affairs of the international students at Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU). SIE formulates and supervises the policies for international students, and is responsible for their admission, management, accommodation, and coordination of academic work. SIE offers an undergraduate Chinese Language program for international students and is also responsible for Chinese language teaching for all the international students. In addition, SIE is in charge the Confucius Institutes collaborated between XJTU and foreign universities.

SIE has five offices and one department including Administration Office, International Students Admission Office, International Students Affairs Office, International Students Housing Services Office, Confucius Institute Affairs Office and Teaching Affairs Management Department. The school has 30 administrative staff members and 26 faculty teachers.

XJTU is one of the earliest universities designated by the Ministry of Education (MOE) to take Chinese Government Scholarship students. XJTU international education can be traced back to 1955 and has taught thousands of international students from all over the world. In 2013, In recognition of its outstanding performance, XJTU was awarded "the First Batch of Demonstration Bases for International Education in China" by MOE. In 2016, XJTU passed the first national quality certification for studying in China with excellent results.

XJTU initiated medical education in English in China in 1995. In 2005, entrusted by MOE, XJTU drafted the Interim Provisions for Quality Control Standards on Undergraduate Medical Education in English for International Students in China.

As of 2021, there were a total of 3068 International students from 130 countries studying in XJTU, among whom 2906 were degree-pursuing students, including 1142 undergraduates, 863 masters and 901 doctoral students. In addition, XJTU has established three Confucius Institutes respectively in collaboration with University of Nebraska-Lincoln in U.S., University of Liverpool in England and Yamanashi Gakuin University in Japan.


Add: School of International Education, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Floor 9, Shaw Building, No.28 Xianning West Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

Zip: 710049

Tel: 0086-29-82665923

Last updated date: 03/May/2022