Semester Exchange - Nanjing University

Semester Exchange - Nanjing University

Founded in 1902, Nanjing University is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in China, ranked 115th in the 2017 QS World University Ranking.

Located in the historical city of Nanjing, once the capital city of China and now a metropolis, Nanjing University is a great destination if you want to study while exploring Chinese culture and heritage.

Law students are welcome to apply.

Study Areas: Law, History, Chinese language and culture


Nanjing, China

Type of Program

Semester Exchange

Level of Study



Length of Program

5 months

Program Dates

Spring Semester: Feb - June

Autumn Semester: September - Jan

Language of Instruction

English, Chinese

Travel Grant


GPA Requirement (Out of 4.0)


Course Information

Both Chinese and English-taught Courses are open to exchange students. The course list differs from each semester due to NJU academic plan, please refer to the website for newest updated information.


Limited on-campus accommodation available. More information here.

Citizenship Eligibility

Nanjing University do not accept Chinese citizens as exchange students.

Academic Advice

All students looking to apply for a program should seek Academic Advice with the relevant Department or Faculty

More information

Exchange Factsheet 2018/2019

Exchange website

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

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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Study a Semester Exchange program in Nanjing University - Endeavour Cheung Kong Student Exchange Program (ECKSEP) for 5 months, Nanjing University - Endeavour Cheung Kong Student Exchange Program (ECKSEP) is located in China

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Business; Engineering and IT; Environment; Health and medical sciences; Science; Society, history and languages

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Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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