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 31 administrative staff members and 25 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 1959 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 theInterim Provisions for Quality Control Standards on Undergraduate Medical Education in English for International Students in China.
As of 2020, there were a total of 2891 International students from 134 countries studying in XJTU, among whom 2659 were degree-pursuing students, including 1106 undergraduates, 893 masters and 660 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