Semester Exchange - Nanjing University - Endeavour Scholarship (ECKSEP)

Semester Exchange - Nanjing University - Endeavour Scholarship (ECKSEP)

Founded in 1902, Nanjing University (NJU) is one of the oldest and most prestigious institutions of higher learning in China. With the motto of 'Sincerity with Aspiration, Perseverance and Integrity,' this university carries the spirit of constant striving for educational and academic excellence. In the past 105 years, Nanjing University has cultivated a great number of talents, contributing greatly to the national prosperity and the revitalisation of the Chinese nation.

Through the development in recent years, this century-old university has gained new and vital vigor while meeting unprecedented historical challenges and opportunities. Currently, NJU has three campuses: Gulou in the city centre, Pukou on the northern bank of the Yangtze River, and Xianlin International Campus in the east suburb of the city. As a key comprehensive university with an array of outstanding faculty members, it has enjoyed coordinated development in humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, technological sciences, life sciences, modern engineering and management and so on. Meanwhile, it has continuously improved quality of teaching, research, social service and all other areas. According to different rankings and in terms of various indexes of academic strength and comprehensive academic performance, Nanjing University is always one of the leading universities in China.

In 1999 and 2006, Nanjing University was chosen in the first group of a limited number of high-level research universities for prioritised support by the Central Government of China under the '985 Project.' NJU is a top comprehensive research university. It is a member of the C9 League and Yangtze Delta Universities Alliance. It is a national university directly under the Ministry of Education of China, largely funded by national and Jiangsu provincial governments, also with other income sources including donations.
Nanjing University is fully aware of and ready to be entrusted with new missions and responsibilities in the 21st Century, a century of globalisation. Committed to embracing this century of change, NJU sincerely welcome scholars and students from all around the world to join us in this worthwhile work for social and academic development. 

Country: China
Program Dates: Session 2, 2017 Session 1, 2018
Area of study: Business, Engineering and IT, Environment, Health and Medical Sciences, Science, Society, history and languages
Type of program: Semester Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English
Course Details: The total scholarship amount will be AU$5,000. Please be advised that the application will be closed once we have enough eligible candidate(s).
Academic Advice: All students looking to apply for a program should seek Academic Advice with the relevant Department or Faculty.
Citizenship Eligibility: Nanjing University do not accept Chinese citizens as exchange students.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • Have Australian Citizenship or Australian Permanent Residence
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad, 
  • Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy. 

The duration of this program will be from 1 January 2017 to 31 August 2018. The total scholarship amount will be AU$5,000 and the places are very limited. Please be advised that the application will be closed once we have enough eligible candidate(s).

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Application form

You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Cost and Funding Website.

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance.

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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