Shandong University

Introduction

Shandong University is one of the oldest and prestigious universities in China. Shandong University was founded in 1901 and is the second national university established soon after Jingshi University (the Metropolitan University ) in the country. Recently, the Ministry of Education approved the university as a “national key comprehensive university.” In 2001, it was listed among the 21 national key construction first-class universities by the Ministry of Education.

Situated in Jinan, capital city of Shandong Province , Shandong University covers an area of 3.849 square kilometers. The province is located on the east coastal part of China and the lower reach of Yellow River. Not only is it one of the most economically developed coastal provinces in China , but also a major contributor to the ancient Chinese culture—the auspicious birthplace of Qilu culture.

Shandong University consists of 31 schools/colleges and a graduate school. Courses are offered in 11 main academic disciplines: philosophy, economics, law, literature, history, natural sciences, engineering, management, medicine , education and military. There are 104 undergraduate degree programs, 209 master degree programs, 127 doctoral degree programs, and 15 post-doctorate mobile stations. In addition, there are 7 professional master's degree programs in law, business management, engineering, clinical medicine, public health, dentistry and public administration respectively. The student population totals to about 95,000, of which 40,978 are fulltime students, 10,755 are postgraduate students, and over 1,000 are international students.

Shandong University embraces an abundance of scientific research facilities, a strong teaching staff, and favorable studying environment. At the university, there exist 35 national, provincial, and ministerial key academic disciplines; 2 national key research labs; 20 provincial and ministerial key research labs; a national engineering and technology promotion center; 19 provincial technology research centers; 4 national basic scientific research and personnel development bases; 4 social science key research bases approved by Ministry of Education; and 4 national fundamental science personnel development bases. The university also has a group of reputed scholars known home and abroad, of which 922 are professors. There are 29 academicians(including adjunct academicians) who are members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering.Three general hospitals, including Qilu Hospital and 12 teaching hospitals are affiliated with the university. Over 175 experimental labs,teaching and research facilities are well-equipped. The university library houses a collection of about 5,600, 000 volumes.

Shandong University is a higher learning institution open to the world. Over the years, Shandong University has established a broad international network for educational cooperation and has signed exchange agreements with over 70 universities from over 50 countries. The university remains active in academic cooperation and exchanges with over 100 educational and research institutions worldwide. The university becomes an important education base for international students. Since 1980, Shandong University has received over 10,000 students from over 60 countries.

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Master in Economics

Campus Full time September 2017 China Jinan

The Master in Economics program is offered by School of Economics, Shandong University (SDU-SE). School of Economics at Shandong University (SDU-SE) is currently ... [+]

The Master in Economics program is offered by School of Economics, Shandong University (SDU-SE). 

 

School of Economics at Shandong University (SDU-SE) is currently one of the largest economics schools in China, after expanding from the original department of economics in 1987. It encompasses five departments (i.e. Economics, Finance, Public Finance, International Economics and Trade, Risk Management and Insurance), and it is home to several research centers such as Institute of Consumption and Development. SDU-SE offers a variety of integrated educational and professional programs, including 7 doctoral programs, 12 master programs and 6 undergraduate programs. SDU-SE has been designated as a talent-training base for Financial Mathematics and Financial Engineering in a joint effort with School of Mathematics at the same university. Furthermore, the School’s strength in Industrial Economics has been recognized as a key discipline nationally, while its Political Economy and Public Finance are ranked as key disciplines at the provincial level.  ... [-]


Master in International Relations

Campus Full time September 2017 China Jinan

The Master in International Relations is offered by School of Political Science and Public Administration (SPSPA), Shandong University. SPSPA in Shandong University covers 2 general academic ... [+]

Master in International Relations

 

The Master in International Relations is offered by School of Political Science and Public Administration (SPSPA), Shandong University. 

 

SPSPA in Shandong University covers 2 general academic subjects: political science and public management. Now, the SPSPA has 4 academic departments--Political Science, International Politics, Public Administration and Scientific Socialism, and 5 research centres—Institute of Contemporary Socialism, Center for European Studies, Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, Institute of Political Party and Institute of Public Policy. 

 

With the effort of all members, the SPSPA has made great progress in discipline development in recent years. It is authorized to run all doctoral degree programs within the general academic subject of political science. The SPSPA currently runs PhD programs in sub-disciplines including International Politics, Party Politics, Political Theory, and Scientific Socialism Study; MA programs in all sub-disciplines under the general academic subject of political science. ... [-]


Master of Financial Mathematics

Campus or Online Full time September 2017 China China Online Jinan + 1 more

The program provides the sound mathematical training needed for financial mathematics, along with a profound knowledge of economics and other related fields. [+]

Master of Financial Mathematics What is the program about? The program provides the sound mathematical training needed for financial mathematics, along with a profound knowledge of economics and other related fields. Students will take a variety of courses, covering mathematical training; elementary finance; empirical, theoretical and computational tools; quantitative analysis techniques in data analysis, signal processing and statistical decisions, etc. How to Graduate? Credit Requirements The total credits for the program are no less than 30, in which no less than 18 credits are for compulsory (core) courses. Master’s Thesis In the second year, students must finish their master’s thesis, and defend it in the fourth semester (in mid-May). They must work closely with their advisor to define a focused topic and conduct the research. Students should also be bold and actively engaged in research activities, and strive to publish papers in academic journals.... [-]


Master of Information and Communication Engineering

Campus Full time September 2017 China Jinan

This program explores up-to-date topics in communications engineering. [+]

Master of Information and Communication Engineering What is the program about? This program explores up-to-date topics in communications engineering. It covers wide-ranging and in-depth materials, including digital communication, wireless communication, mobile networks, optical communication, ad hoc networks, information theory, antenna design, circuit design, and digital signal processing. The program is for those who have previous undergraduate knowledge of communication engineering topics and wish to enhance their skills to an advanced level compatible with a career in these industries. It also serves as an excellent introduction and training to pursue PhD degree. How to Graduate? Credit Requirements The total credits for the program are no less than 30, in which no less than 18 credits are for compulsory courses. Master’s Thesis In the last year, the students must finish their master thesis, and defend it on the fourth term (In mid-May). Graduation Requirements Before graduate students can be officially admitted to degree candidacy, they must satisfy one of the following requirements: a. publish an academic paper in relevant journals and academic conferences b. participate and complete an engineering project and submit a summary report c. complete a phase of a development project and submit a summary report... [-]


Master of Materials Science and Engineering

Campus Full time September 2017 China Jinan

The Master Program of Materials Science and Engineering pays great attention to the cultivation of students’ professional knowledge and engineering ability, covering a broad research fields. [+]

Master of Materials Science and Engineering What is the program about? The Master Program of Materials Science and Engineering pays great attention to the cultivation of students’ professional knowledge and engineering ability, covering a broad research fields, such as: Materials Science (metallic, ceramic and polymer materials) to investigate the relationship between chemical composition- structure-processing and properties; Materials Engineering (casting, plastic forming and welding technologies) to shape the desired materials into parts or components with acceptable performance/cost ratio; Materials Physics and Chemistry to research the chemical methods for synthesizing new materials or physical properties of functional materials; materials design and computational materials science are also available in this field; Materials Packaging to investigate the packaging design, manufacture and mechanical test of industrial products. This is an inter-disciplinary research field combining art design, materials processing and computer simulation. How to Graduate? Credit Requirements The total credits for the program are no less than 30, in which no less than 18 credits are for compulsory (core) courses. Master’s Thesis In the second year, the students must finish their master thesis, which is no less than 20,000 words in total, and defend it during the fourth term (In mid-May). The students must work closely with their advisor to define a focused topic and conduct the research. Graduate should also be bold and actively engaged in research activities, and strive to publish papers in academic journals. Graduation Requirements Before graduate students can be officially admitted to degree candidacy, they must fulfill at least one of the following requirements: Publish an academic paper in relevant journals or academic conferences Participate in and complete an engineering project and submit a summary report Complete a phase of a development project and submit a summary report [-]

Master of Mechanical Science

Campus Full time September 2017 China Jinan

Master of Mechanical Engineering emphasizes the advanced study and research on the design, analysis, planning, operation, and management of mechanical systems, providing a broad and deep background in mechanical engineering. [+]

Master of Mechanical Science What is the program about? Master of Mechanical Engineering emphasizes the advanced study and research on the design, analysis, planning, operation, and management of mechanical systems, providing a broad and deep background in mechanical engineering. In the first year, students will take a variety of courses and learn about most facets knowledge of mechanical engineering. The following one-year is thesis writing period. In this year, the students will do research in one of the school’s highly active and well-funded research groups. The program is taught entirely in English. However, basic Chinese courses are provided as part of the program to make living in China easier. How to Graduate? Credit Requirements The total credits for the program are no less than 30, in which no less than 18 credits are for compulsory courses. Master’s Thesis In the second year, the students must finish their master thesis, and defend it on the fourth term (In mid-May). Graduation Requirements Before graduate students can be officially admitted to degree candidacy, they must satisfy one of the following requirements: a. Publish an academic paper in relevant journals and academic conferences b. Participate and complete an engineering project and submit a summary report [-]