Visiting Students and Exchange Students Program
The duration of the visiting student program and the exchange student program ranges from 3 months to 2 years. Upon successful completion, a non-degree certificate of advanced study will be awarded to the visiting or exchange student.
All the programs are offered in English.
Applicants to the visiting student program or exchange student program should:
There is no constraint on the field of study for the visiting student or exchange student program.
1．The completed application form for Admission of International Students (please download from http://www.siat.cas.cn/yjsjy/zsxx/lxs/). The photo adhered on the application form must be identical with that on the passport.
2. A certified or notarized copy of the degree certificate, a certified or notarized copy of the academic transcript, and an officially sealed original copy of the academic transcript. Notarized translations to English or to Chinese of the degree certificate and the academic transcript are also required, if they are in a language other than English and Chinese.
3. Copy of the page with personal information in the passport.
None of the above application documents will be returned.
Step 1: Online application
Step 2：Submission of Application Documents
Step 3: Review and Interview
Step 4: Admission
SIAT will provide a certain amount of scholarship to the qualified admitted to cover their living expenses.
The applicants may also apply for quarterly bonus scholarship with the recommendations from their supervisor for their excellent research work. But the number of the recommended applicants is limited.
Applications for the program can be made throughout the year. The date of admission will be set by mutual agreement between the applicant and SIAT.
The admitted students should bring their Passport, Admission Notice, Visa Application Form for Foreigners, the Form of Physical Examination Record for Foreigners and Blood Test Record to the Embassy or Consulate of the People’s Republic of China and apply for a student visa. The students shall come to Graduate Students Office for admission registration before the deadline indicated on the Admission Notice. The X visa holders must apply for a Residence Permit within 30 days after arriving in China. Compatriots from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan should have valid entry permits.