Founded in 1952 to accelerate the nation’s new demands in technologies, Qingdao University of Technology has begun as a Civil Engineering School and has come a long way since then. Being a flagman university we pushed the boundaries of knowledge, transformed the academic experience and nowadays we are a comprehensive university mainly focusing on Engineering, coordinately covering other spheres as Science, Economics, Management, Literature, Law and Art. QUT’s main major pillars are Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Environmental Engineering. Due to hard work, innovative researches and cutting-edge solutions QUT has become one of the universities financed by Project 111 - the plan initiated by the Ministry of Education of PRC to establish innovation centers for the purposes of technology transfer. Our community has gained tremendous strength as a magnet for talents from around the world.
The University consists of three campuses within Qingdao (Shibei District, Huangdao District) and Linyi City Campus, and covers a vast area of 2,165,500 sq.m. As a brief chronological history of university - founded in 1952 and renamed to Qingdao University of Technology in 2004, we obtained the right to enroll postgraduates in 1993 and doctoral students in 2005.
From science and engineering to the arts, architecture, humanities, social sciences and management the University combines 12 academic schools: School of Civil Engineering, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, School of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, School of Environmental and Municipal Engineering, School of Information and Control Engineering , School of Science, School of Management Engineering , Business School, School of Humanities and Foreign languages , School of Arts, etc. Our undergraduates work shoulder to shoulder with faculties and transfer the ideas into action, QUT is fully capable to cultivate nation’s best talents whether it is bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree and to make appropriate contributions to the nation and the world. QUT has 2 postdoctoral research hubs, 2 disciplines to confer doctoral degrees, 21 disciplines to confer master’s degrees and 59 undergraduate programs. At the present, our campus is a workshop for 34,000 full-time students.
Civil engineering and mechanical engineering disciplines have been selected as provincial first-class disciplines (including cultivation).The engineering discipline has entered the 1% ranking of ESI, as well as 12 majors were selected as the construction sites of national first-class undergraduate major, and 23 majors were selected as the construction points of first-class major in Shandong Province.
QUT has 4 national-level teaching and research platforms, including the National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center and the National and Local Joint Engineering Center, and 26 provincial and ministerial research platforms and 4 collaborative innovation centers, such as the Engineering Research Centers and Key Laboratories of Ministry of Education and Shandong Province.
QUT has more than 2,400 faculty members currently, of which there are 746 teachers with PhD degrees and 825 teachers with senior professional and technical titles. There is 1 fellow of Japanese Academy of Engineering, 1fellow of Russian Academy of Engineering and Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, 1 fellow of the Royal Society of Arts of Britain, 5 part-time academicians of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering, 6 young and middle-aged experts with outstanding national contributions.
QUT has trained more than 230,000 scientific engineering and management talents in the past 70 years with high employment rate, employment quality and employer satisfaction. A number of key research results are applied to some major projects, including the Three Gorges Project, lunar exploration project, coastal high-speed railway, cross-sea bridge and submarine tunnel engineerings.
QTU attaches great importance to cooperation at home and abroad. QTU has cooperated with more than 100 well-known universities and research institutions of America, Germany, England, Russia, Switzerland, Japan and Korea, etc. The university has been approved for 4 Sino-foreign cooperative projects. QUT keeps close touch with more than 200 domestic local governments, enterprises, universities and research institutes in the field of talent training, scientific research, social services and other fields.
Sticking to the Spirit of “Perseverance, Determination, Devotion", QUT strikes to serve the economic and social development of Shandong Province and the whole country. At a new historic juncture, QUT is shouldering new social responsibilities and historical mission, and striving towards the goal of building a high-level application research university with distinctive characteristics.
Enrollment Categories and Main Programs of Study
Chinese Language and Culture Course
These courses are taught in Chinese and composed of 3 study levels: Elementary Level, Intermediate Level, Advanced level. The following courses are offered: Intensive Reading, Spoken Chinese, Reading, Listening Comprehension, Chinese Culture, Chinese Writing, etc.
Graduate Program (in Chinese)
Civil Engineering, Architecture, Urban Planning, Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, Environmental and Municipal Engineering, Computer Application Technology, Accounting, etc.
Graduate Program (in English)
Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, etc.
How to Apply
International students who intend to study at QUT may contact the College of International Education (CIE) for the brochure and application forms. CIE is responsible for the enrollment and management of international students. Group registration is especially welcome.
First, the applicants should ask for the application forms from CIE of QUT or download the forms from the website:（http://io.qut.edu.cn/xzzq.htm）
Second, personal information about the applicants must be filled in using block letter, and the application form, tuition fee, and other certificate materials should be sent to CIE at least one month before the opening day of the university.
Third, any applicant admitted by QUT will receive an Admission Notice, and Form JW202 from CIE. The applicant admitted should bring the Admission Notice, Visa Application Form for Foreigners to the Embassy or Consulate of the People's Republic of China and apply for an X visa, and should have medical examinations in a hospital appointed by the Embassy or Consulate of the People's Republic of China. The medical examination must cover all the items listed in the Physical Examination Record for Foreigner.
Arrival and Registration
International students are required to submit 8 passport type photos, the passport, Admission Notice, JW202 to CIE of QUT. Those who fail to register without the prior consent of CIE will be considered as voluntarily giving up the enrollment and those who are unable to register at specified time must seek permission from CIE.
(1) All applicants should be at least 18 years of age and in good health.
(2) All certificates presented in the application should be in Chinese or English.
(3) Application materials and fees are nonrefundable, whether or not the applicants are accepted by the university. Cash or postal remittance should be used to pay the application fee; personal checks are not accepted.
1. Undergraduate and graduate students will receive a diploma upon passing all examinations and completions of all courses and will be presented a degree in accordance with the Academic Credential Regulations of the People's Republic of China.
2. Non-degree students will receive a certificate upon finishing their coursework.
There are 2 semesters in one academic year; the tuition fee will not be refunded if the students can't continue their studies due to personal reasons.
Teaching materials：RMB 400-500 per term
Medical insurance: RMB 800 per year
Visa fees: RMB 800 per year
Physical examination: RMB 300-700
Address: College of International Education,
Qingdao University of Technology
777 Jialingjiang Road, Huangdao District,
Qingdao, People's Republic of China, 266525