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International Economics and Trade, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #151 (ARWU) Guangzhou, China
We offer a bachelor degree in International Economics and Trade at the South China University of Technology. School of Economics and Commerce has 7 academic departments in finance, economics, international economics and trade, tourism and hospitality management, logistics, e-commerce and exhibition management. 
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SEC offers diversified programs in finance, economics and management for bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. It also provides professional programs such as Master of Engineering for Logistics Engineering major, Master of Engineering for Project management, and Master of Finance. 

SEC currently has 133 full-time faculty members and continuously strives for academic excellence. The faculty members carry out rigorous and original research with particular focus on China’s ongoing financial, economic and managerial development by publishing in first Tier international and national research journals.

International students in the International Economics and Trade program at the South China University of Technology undertaking this program will:

  • develop a systematic command of basic theories and tools of economics and management science;
  • understand the basic rules and operations of international trade, including the principles of international trade bodies such as the WTO
  • understand computer applications for trade analysis and management;
  • acquire through theory and practice, cross-cultural literacy and, improved proficiency in English, and enhanced Chinese language skills.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

    Courses included:
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics,
  • Principles of Transnational Corporations Management
  • International Finance
  • Financial Management
  • International Trade

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • High school diploma
  • High school transcripts with good record
  • English language certificate (only for non-English speaking countries)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3387 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3387 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    3387 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3387 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

RMB 26,000 year

Living costs for Guangzhou

  • 3693 - 6130 CNY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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