Bachelor On Campus

Materials Science and Engineering

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

48 months
12256 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Materials Science and Engineering program at Shanghai Jiao Tong University is one of the first national key subjects with first level priority in financial support in China. 


This year's classes might be taught online due to COVID-19.

The Materials Science and Engineering program at Shanghai Jiao Tong University provides internationally recognized education in the fields of materials sciences and engineering, cultivating students with the strong problem solving abilities in science and engineering, global vision, as well as communication and teamwork skills. 

With an international view, SMSE offers the best learning experience to its students, the most rewarding working environment for its faculty and staff members and the most effective service to industry and the society. SMSE now is developing toward a world first class school with initiative spirit, and great achievements of faculty and students.

 The International Program aims to cultivate students capable of: 

  • Solving complex science engineering problems by making use of their understanding of the relationships of microstructure, properties, performance, and processing of materials. 
  • Perceiving and following the rapidly changing scientific and technological trends, and driving the development of future technologies. 
  •  Communicating effectively with colleagues or peers all over the world.
  •  Making substantial contribution to science, technology, and society.

Programme Structure


  • Engineering
  • Thermodynamics of Materials
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Physics of Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Principles of Materials Processing
  • Fundamentals of Materials Science & Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Self-statement Written in Chinese or in English.
    • Photocopy of valid passport With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included 
    • Passport photo A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant 
    • Senior High school academic transcript Please arrange for official copies of your transcripts in English to be sent to us from every school you attended during your high school years.
    • Two letters of recommendation Two recommendation letters are required: one from the applicant's high school counselor and one from a teacher. 
    • English proficiency test certificate For native English speakers: SAT and/or ACT scores For non-native English speakers: TOEFL, IELTS, SAT or ACT scores 
    • Supporting Documents: Certificate of Good Conduct Provided by your current/previous school/company in Chinese/English to improve your success rate.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12256 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12256 USD per year during 48 months.
  • RMB 80,000 per year

Living costs for Shanghai

5481 - 10133 CNY /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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