1) Programs for International Students
International students have the following options of study on both degree-granting and non-degree granting programs at Shanxi Agricultural University (Taigu Campus):
Visiting Student Programs
Research Scholar Programs
Short-term characteristic Specialty Programs
2) Study Duration and academic schedule
The normal duration of study for each program is as follows: 3 years for master's degrees, and 3 years for doctoral degrees. Students may, in particular cases, apply for early or delayed graduation.
SXAU divides every academic year into spring and autumn semesters, with the latter marking the commencement of the academic year. The autumn semester starts in late August or early September and ends in mid- or late January of the following year, while the spring semester begins in late February or early March and ends in mid-July. There will be a winter and summer vacation every year. The summer vacation usually lasts 6 weeks and the winter vacation lasts 4 weeks and normally coincides with the Chinese New Year. Please check the latest academic calendar for details.
3) Tuition fee
The tuition fees for Master’s program and Doctoral program are different.