1) Excellent Non-Chinese citizens, with no criminal records and in good health. An applicant (whose one parent or both are Chinese citizens settling abroad) born with a foreign nationality applying for admission as a foreign student, must hold a valid foreign passport or nationality certificate for more than 4 years, and within the last 4 years (up to April 30 in the year of admission), one shall have a record of living abroad for more than 2 years (the actual residence for 9 months in a year can be calculated as 1 year). The calculation is based on entry and exit stamps. Proof of the renunciation of Chinese nationality is required.
2) Applicants must hold a high school degree or its equivalent and should be 18-25 years old(born before May 30, 2003). Applicants who are under the age of 18 shall be no less than 16 years old with an eligible guardian living in China.
3) Language requirements: students who apply for majors of science and engineering should obtain a minimum score of 220 in HSK4; for major of Chinese language and literature, a minimum score of 200 in HSK5, and for medical and other majors of arts, a minimum score of 260 in HSK4. Students who cannot meet the requirement of Chinese competence shall take a one-year preparatory course of the Chinese language and meet relevant Chinese language standards before embarking on their programs. Applicants who have taken a degree program whose instruction language is Chinese are exempt from proving their linguistic competence.