Become a graduate student at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) in China

Study at XJTLU

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is the largest international collaborative university in China. XJTLU is a joint venture between the University of Liverpool in England and Xi’an Jiaotong University in China. It is located in the city of Suzhou on China’s east coast, only 30 minutes from Shanghai by high-speed train.

Below, you will find basic information about studying at XJTLU. Our other pages provide you with information about the study programs, accommodation & campus, student life in Suzhou, China and the application process.

Good reasons to study at XJTLU

  • XJTLU combines the best of East and West and students will benefit from the input and expertise from both parent universities.
  • You will have enhanced career and employment prospects because of a multilingualism and an in-depth knowledge of China.
  • Students that apply for a bachelor will earn two degrees – one from XJTLU and one from the University of Liverpool.
  • XJTLU offers a generous scholarship to degree seeking international students.
  • You can start your own business in the student enterprise park, or join one of the 100 student organizations centred on art, sports, music, entrepreneurship and dance. Athletics at XJTLU range from football to golf and from table tennis to ultimate frisbee.
  • Suzhou is one of the most developed cities in China with an average annual growth of 15%.
  • The city has been called “paradise on the earth” since ancient times. Suzhou's heritage has been preserved in its many beautiful gardens and parks.
  • Suzhou is also known as 'Oriental Venice', as canals on all four sides surround it.
  • International students at XJTLU have the opportunity to witness one of the most cultural rich countries in the world. There is plenty to see in China, from the Great Wall and Tiananmen Square in Beijing, the Terracotta Warriors in Xi'an, the bamboo forests of the panda in Chengdu, to Suzhou's very own UNESCO World Heritage gardens and canals.

Wat can I study at XJTLU?

You can study:

  • A Bachelor,
  • A Master
  • A semester or two (Study Abroad)

XJTLU currently offers over 30 bachelor and 29 master programs, in academic disciplines ranging from engineering and business to culture and communication. All degree programs are taught in English and are based on University of Liverpool curriculum. The university is also the perfect location for studying any level of the Chinese language. In addition to the bachelor and master programs, a Study Abroad program is available for international students who want to study at XJTLU for one or two semesters.

We suggest that you read more about the study programs at XJTLU and contact KILROY's study advisors if you cannot find your desired study program or course.

View at the XJTLU campus surroundings in Suzhou, China

What does it cost to study at XJTLU?

The cost of studying at XJTLU varies according to your level of study and study field. Our study advisors will be happy to send you the accurate price for your preferred study program and courses, as well as an estimated budget of living in Suzhou, China. Contact us to receive the price, budget and answer to your questions.

How can KILROY help me study in Suzhou, China?

KILROY offers free student counselling, and we'll assist you all the way from the very first questions about studying in Suzhou, China, to the application process, to your arrival in Suzhou. Please get in contact to hear more about your opportunities to study at XJTLU. We look forward to hearing from you!

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