Contact us

  • Add: 422 South Siming Road, Xiamen, Fujian Province, China
  • Postcode: 361005
  • Fax: +86-(0)592-2180256
  • Tel: +86-(0)592-2184792
  • Email:admissions@xmu.edu.cn

Study Costs

Study costs at Xiamen University are relatively low compared with most of the other major universities in China and beyond. A good variety of scholarships are available to international students, including Chinese Government Scholarships, Confucius Institute Headquarter/Hanban Scholarships, Fujian Provincial Government Scholarships, Xiamen Tan Kah Kee Scholarships and Xiamen University Scholarships. Full scholarships cover tuition, accommodation, living allowance and insurance costs, while partial scholarships cover one or several items under full scholarships.

Detailed information is available in the “Scholarships” section at http://admissions.xmu.edu.cn.

 

I. Application Fee:

1. RMB 400 for long-term students (payable upon online application);

2. RMB 240 for short-term students (payable upon online application).

 

II. Tuition Fee in RMB per academic year:

Program Category

Teaching Language

Length of Program

Discipline Category

Liberal Arts

Science,   Engineering, Medicine, Economics, Management, Law and Arts

Bachelor's Program

Common Program

Chinese

4 to 5 years

24,000

26,000

BA in Chinese Language

Chinese

2 to 4 years

26,000


MBBS

English

6 years


38,000

Master's Program

Common Program

Chinese

3 years

26,000

30,000

International Program

English

2 years

39,000

45,000

MTCSOL

Chinese

2 years

30,000


MBA

Chinese

2 years


74,000

Doctoral Program

Common Program

Chinese

4 years

30,000

34,000

International Program

English

4 years

42,000

55,000

Visiting Program

General Scholar

Chinese

6 months to 1 years

24,000

26,000

English

6 months to 1 years

32,000

34,000

Senior Scholar

Chinese

6 months to 1 years

26,000

30,000

English

6 months to 1 years

39,000

45,000

Chinese Language Program

Chinese

6 months to 2 years

26,000


Note: 

1. Doctoral students will have the tuition waiver during the 4th academic year.

2. Tuition fees are subject to change upon approval by price regulators.


III. Cost of Course Materials: RMB 400-700 per academic year.

 

IV. Cost of Meals: RMB 600-800 per month.

 

V. Student Insurance: RMB 600-800 per year.

 

VI. Accommodation Fee (utility charges not included)

1. The international student apartments on the Siming and Xiang’an campuses are equipped with a comprehensive range of amenities, with all rooms complete with a private bathroom, an air conditioner, internet access points, a shared washing machine, etc.

The Siming Campus offer 4-person rooms, with daily accommodation fees per bed ranging from RMB 8 to RMB 50; single or double rooms, with daily accommodation fees per bed ranging from RMB 25 to RMB 100.

Students on the Xiang’an Campus will be accommodated in suites, each of which comprises four double-rooms. The accommodation fee is RMB 2,000-4,000 per person per academic year.

Newly admitted students can apply to the XMU’s Student Dormitory Administration Office for on-campus accommodation. Detailed information will be available in the Enrolment Instruction for New Students.

Telephone No. of Student Dormitory Administration Office:

(1) Siming Campus: +86 (0)592 2180501

(2) Xiang’an Campus: +86 (0)592 2886252

2. Due to the limited availability of dormitories on the Siming campus, priority will be given to students who are recipients of full scholarships or scholarships that cover on-campus accommodation on the Siming Campus.

3. Recipients of Chinese Government Scholarships or Confucius Institute Scholarships that cover on-campus accommodation fee, if they give up free on-campus accommodation and choose to live off campus, can apply for accommodation subsidy. However, this does not apply to recipients of the Professional Development Program for Chinese Language Teachers in South Asian Countries - Master of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL) Students. Please refer to the updated notice of the year. For enquiries, please contact XMU’s Overseas Students Affairs Office on +86 (0)592 2183606 or at osao@xmu.edu.cn.

4. Off-Siming campus accommodation:

Students who fail to secure on-campus accommodation are expected to arrange for their off-campus accommodation on their own before their arrival. The monthly rental of apartments near the Siming campus is around RMB 2,300 per room.

Notes: On-campus accommodation fees are subject to change upon approval by price regulators.

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