Nanjing University has been admitting students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan since 1994. In 2005, the university started to admit students from Macao by recommendation, and in 2010, it started to admit Taiwan students according to their grades in the theory test. Since 2012, students from Hong Kong can be admitted according to their grades in the college graduation examination. Now, 124 students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan have registered in the university. Enrollment programs include:

Joint Enrollment

High school degree (Grade 6, middle school) and one of the following are required:

  • The Hong Kong Permanent Identity Card or Macao Permanent Card for an applicant from Hong Kong or Macao

  • The Hong Kong Identity Card or Macao Permanent Card for an applicant from Hong Kong or Macao

  • The Mainland travel permit for Taiwan residents for an applicant from Taiwan

  • Overseas Chinese applicant with long-term or permanent residency in a foreign country or having lived in a foreign country for more than 2 years in the past 4 years (9 months abroad in a year can be seen as 1 whole year, and studying and working abroad for public affairs are not included).

Exam-free students from Hong Kong

Students with the Hong Kong Permanent Identity Card or Hong Kong Identity Card along with the Mainland travel permit for Hong Kong and Macao residents who have attended the 2016 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination with the points of 4,4,4,4, that is, those who achieve level 4 in the HKDSE Chinese language, English language, Mathematics, general education subjects, can apply to Nanjing University.

Students by recommendation from Macao 

Students with the Macao Permanent Identity Card or Macao Identity Card along with the Mainland travel permit for Hong Kong and Macao residents whose consolidated scores in the high school period are among the top 10% can apply to Nanjing University.

Exam-free students from Taiwan

High school students from Taiwan graduating in the year 2016 from Taiwan high schools or mainland schools for Taiwan students whose score in the theory test reached the top level can apply to Nanjing University.

Undergraduate Programs

 Program  Major  Category  Length (year)
 Atmospheric Sciences Atmospheric science, applied meteorology science 4
 Geographic Sciences Geographic science, geographic information science, physical geography, resources and the environment, oceanographic science science 4
 Geology Geophysics, geochemistry, geological engineering, water resource and environment, resources and energy, paleontology science 4
 Science Development Class Development class of earth system science and environment science 4
 Electronic Information Electronic information science and technology, communication engineering,medical information engineering, micro-electronics science 4
 Industrial Engineering Financial engineering, industrial engineering science 4
 science 4
 Chemistry Chemistry, applied chemistry, highpolymer science and engineering science 4
 Environmental Sciences and Engineering Environmental engineering, environmental planning and administration,environmental chemistry, environmental biology science 4
 Computer Science and Technology
 science 4
 Urban and Rural Planning
 science 5
 science 4
 Science Development Class
 science 4
 Software Engineering
 science 4
 Biological Sciences Biological science, biological technology, ecology science 4
 Mathematics Mathematics and applied mathematics, Information and computational Science, Statistics science 4
 Astronomy Astronomy, space science and technology science 4
 Physics Physics, applied physics, acoustics science 4
 Material Sciences Materials physics, materials chemistry, new energy, optical engineering, biomedical engineering science 4
 Clinical Medicine
 science 8
 Clinical Medicine (5 + 3 integration) Clinical medicine, stomatology science 5
 liberal arts 4
 Chinese International Education
 liberal arts 4
 History History, archeology, cultural relics identification and restoration liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 Chinese Language and Literature
 liberal arts 4
 Journalism and Communication Journalism, advertising, radio and television liberal arts 4
 liberal arts 4
 Public Management Administration, social security, political science and public administration, international politics liberal arts 4
 Business Administration Business management, human resource, marketing, accounting, financial management, electronic commerce Arts and Science 4
 Economics Economics, finance, international economics and trade, insurance, financial engineering, public finance Arts and Science 4
 Sociology Sociology, social work and social policy, applied psychology Arts and Science 4
 Information Management and Information System Information management and information systems, library science,archival science, editing and publishing Arts and Science 4

Tuition and Scholarships

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and accommodation fees for students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan are consistent with those for mainland students. The tuition is 5,200 to 6,380 yuan per year (tuition of the 3rd and 4th year for software engineering is 16,000 yuan per year) and accommodation is 1,200 yuan per year.


The Student Financial Management Center (under the Student Affairs Office) is responsible for the scholarships of undergraduates during their university years.

The university now has 30 university scholarships, more than 30 departmental scholarships and 42 grant programs. Eligible students can apply.

In addition, the university has a special scholarship for students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The first class is 5,000 yuan per year, the second 4,000 and the third 3,000.


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Mainland China for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Area Universities Admissions Information Network


Beijing University Admissions Office

9 Zhixindong Road, Haidian District, Beijing

Post code: 100083

Tel: (010) 82837212


Shanghai University Admissions Office

500 Qinzhounan Road, Shanghai

Post Code: 200235 

Tel: ( 021) 64946010, (021)64511200


1. Fujian Institute of Education and Examination 

59 Beihuanzhong Road

Post Code: 350003 

Telephone: (0591) 86215678, Fax: (0591) 87841550

2. Fujian Xiamen Admission and Examination Committee 

269 Huojuer Road, Xiamen

Post Code: 361006 

Telephone: (0592) 5703107, Fax: (0592)5703106


Jinan University, School of Chinese Language and Literature 

377 Shougouling Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou

Post code: 510610

Tel: (020) 87205925, Fax: (020)87206598

[Hong Kong]

1. Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority, San Po Kong Office

17 Peerage Street, San Po Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong


2. China Tourism Service 

Wanchai Branch: Southorn Centre B1 floor, 138 Hennessy Road, Hong Kong (Tel: 28323888)

North Point Branch: Ka Fu Building B1 floor, 196-202 Java Road, Hong Kong (Tel: 25650370)

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Branch Tuen Mun: Wah Tower 1 / F A, Tuen Mun Castle Peak Road (San Hui) 11-17 (Tel: 26188188)

3. Beijing-Hong Kong Academic Exchange Centre 

Room 1404-05, Hong Kong Joint Publishing Building, 83 King's Road, North Point

Tel: 28936355

4. Chinese Education and Overseas Study Center (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. 

Room 01 to 03, Building No. 69, Suhang Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong

Tel: (852)25424811


MSAR Government Higher Education Services Office

Huachang Building B, Netherlands Park 68-B, Macao

Telephone: ( 853)28563033