2022 Application Guide for International Students Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Spring Intake)
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Dear prospective students,

Welcome to join us as a HUSTer!

Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) is a top-ranking and national key public university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education, P. R. China. Located in Wuhan, HUST is one of the best universities which attracts students and talents from home and abroad.

In the latest US News and World Report Best Global Universities Ranking 2022, HUST has jumped to 176th in the world, ranking 24th in Asian universities, and ranks 1st for six consecutive years in the indicator of popularity among employers worldwide in 2022 QS Rankings.

HUST covers an area of over 470.5 hectares and has been honored as the “University in the Forest” with 72% greenery coverage. It offers its students first-class services, high-quality education and abundant library resources. At present, there are around 55,000 students registered on campus, out of which 3,700 are international students from 155 countries.

Since 1952 when it was founded, HUST has been devoted to the development of a dynamic and innovative university. It is one of the first universities approved under the national "Double First-Class" Initiative and boasts a full range of academic disciplines, ranging from engineering, science, to medicine. In the 4th round of China university discipline rankings by Ministry of Education in China, HUST plays a leading role in the following disciplines, including Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, which all ranked A+. At present, HUST offers 6 undergraduate programs, 81 master’s programs and 87 doctoral programs instructed in English and 85% of the international degree students are registered in the English-medium programs.

The application for the HUST 2022 spring semester intake starts from November 20th, 2021. You are most welcome to choose us and start your dream from here.

Online application can be completed at http://admission.hust.edu.cn and you can find more information about international education of HUST at http://iso.hust.edu.cn/.

We are looking forward to meeting you at HUST in the spring of 2022.

Best regards,

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Programs Available


Content of   Study

Duration &  Fees

Application   Deadline

Teaching Mode

Chinese Language Programs

Elementary, Intermediate, and Advanced Chinese Language  Training

7,500 CNY/semester,

15,000 CNY/year

December 31th

Online and offline teaching will be provided simultaneously.

“Discover at HUST” Online Programs

Program 1:   “Study at HUST” online lectures, including Chinese Language and Culture,   Chinese Medicine, Chinese Economy, Governance, and Education, etc.

Program 2:   Explore Jingchu Culture

Free of Charge,

2-month online courses

Continuous admission

Visit http://discover.hust.edu.cn for details

Program 3:   Communicative Chinese


Foundation Programs



Continuous admission




Management &   Economics




Note: As the  COVID-2019 situation is still uncertain globally, prospective new students  are suggested to apply onsite or online programs accordingly. Students outside Chinese mainland will have to follow the Chinese prevention and   border control policy.




Language Proficiency

Chinese Language program

Senior High School Diploma or above


“Discover at HUST” Online Programs

TOEFL 80 or above, IELTS 5.5 or above;

The certificates of equivalent proficiency level recognized by HUST;

Or the previous degree was instructed in English

Foundation Programs

Application and Admission Procedures

Step 1.

Login the online application system at http://admission.hust.edu.cn/.

Step 2.

Choose a program, upload the required documents, complete your application and submit.

Step 3.

Finish the payment of application fee in due time.

Step 4.

Upon receiving the payment, the application will be reviewed by the HUST International Admission Team.

Step 5.

The university will issue the admission documents.


l The application fee for exchange students nominated by partner universities will be waived. A nomination letter for exchange students from partner universities will be required to upload into application system.

l The application fee for “Discover at HUST” Online Programs will be waived.

l The documents uploaded should be clear, complete, true and valid. Incomplete or false applications will be rejected.

Application Fee

Applicants shall pay the application fee (non-refundable) of 600 CNY/100 USD in 15 days upon completing online application successfully by:

√ Chinese bank card (China UnionPay)

√ Alipay

√ Wechat Pay

√ International bank card (VISA/Master).

Documents Needed for Application

Document Required

Chinese Language (Offline)

Chinese Language (Online)

”Discover at HUST” Online  Programs

Foundation Programs(Online)




Personal   ID



Academic Certificate*



Physical Examination Form*




Certificate of

Non-criminal Record




Financial Certification/

Bank Statement*





* Academic Certificate:

An official certificate of your highest education; or the official document of enrollment issued by the current school. Academic document issued in the third language should be notarized in Chinese or English editions.

* Physical Examination Form/ Certificate of Non-criminal Record:

Those who are studying or working in China could upload the Health Certificate or Residence Permit instead of the physical examination form.

For more information regarding the above two documents, please check:


* Financial Certification/Bank statement:

5,000 USD or above. This is not required for the applicants from partner universities nor “Discover at HUST” online programs’ applicants.


International Admission & Cooperation Office

School of International Education

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Add: 1037 Luoyu Road, Wuhan, Hubei 430074, China

Tel: 0086-27-87542457

Email: apply@hust.edu.cn

Online Application: http://admission.hust.edu.cn/

“Discover at HUST” Online Program: http://discover.hust.edu.cn/

Application information: http://iso.hust.edu.cn

Huazhong University of Science and Technology:


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