Application Information for International Students, CUMT

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China University of Mining and Technology (CUMT) is one of the key national universities directly under the administration of Ministry of Education of People Republic of China. CUMT is one of first batch engineering universities listed in the national “211 Project” and “985 Innovation Platform for Advantageous Disciplines”. With a history of 107 years, CUMT was one of earliest China institutions of offering engineering discipline. Nowadays, she has developed a comprehensive university with the characteristics of mining, resources, environment, and relevant disciplines, and has important international academic influence in engineering, especially in mining engineering field. CUMT has prominent advantage in engineering education and research fields. Not mining engineering and safety engineering consistently rank first in China, but surveying and mapping engineering, geological engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and automation of chemical engineering and other discipline are on top of the national advanced level. Meanwhile, CUMT has academic strength inbusiness, science, humanities and other fields. High graduates quality and employment rates have been the highlight of the university.

CUMT boasts a large number of successful professors, entrepreneurs, engineers who have excelled in their fields. Due to formerly be founded by United Kingdom mining company, CUMT has the international education history and very goodmulti-cultural campus. CUMT has a beautiful picturesque campus, located in the historical cultural city of Xuzhou China.

The university currently boasts first class teaching, researching and learning facilities, and has nearly 1200 staff, 1900 teachers including 1200 professors, associate professors. At present, the student population exceeds 40,000, of which about 23,000 are undergraduate students and 11,000 are graduate students, among whom more than 800 are oversea students from 63 countries.

Booming elite-CUMT, is looking forward to your joining.

1. Application Prerequisites

① Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health.

Academic/ Age/Language Requirements

Students Category

Academic Eligibility

Age Limits

Language Requirement

Chinese-Medium Program

English –Medium Program

Non-degree students




Undergraduate students

High school certificate

Under 30


English is mother tongue or teaching language in high school years

or IELTS score of at least 6.5 with each subtest more than 6.0

Master Degree Students

Bachelor's degree


Under 35


English is mother tongue or teaching language in undergraduate  years,

or IELTS score of at least 6.5 with each subtest more than 6.0

Doctoral Degree Students

Master's degree 


Under 40


English is mother tongue or teaching language in  graduate  years, or IELTS score of at least 6.5 with each subtest more than 6.0

 ※ Students without sufficient Chinese language proficiency are required to take one-year Chinese language training courses in CUMT and after reaching the requirements, the students can enter their majors.  (only for Chinese-Medium programs)

 ③ Applicants must agree to obey the relevant laws of the PRC 

2. Programs Open for Application

Please view the Programs List to look for the major you are interest in.

3. Application Process
① Registration
Applications to all programs should be ONLY done online through CUMT“Online Application System”: 
② Application Materials
 •A passport photo;                          

 •Copy of passport (the photo page);

 •Copy of your final degree transcripts (written in Chinese or English);

 •Copy of your final degree certificate (written in Chinese or English);

& Transcripts and degree certificate in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.

 •HSK-4 certificate (for Chinese-Medium programs if available);

English language proficiency certificate (for English –Medium Program students from non-English speaking countries)

 • Financial support statement;

 •Research proposal (for Master and PhD only);

 •Reference letters ( forMaster and PhD only);

 •Physical exam form in recent 6 months;

 •Applicants for PHD degree must submit a recommendation letter

FromCUMT prospective tutor;

 •Other relevant documents.

Note: Your applications and documents will not be returned.

4. Application Schedule
stJanuary -31stMay,2017 

5. Registration Date
September 2017(specified in the Admission Letter) 

6. Tuition Fee (RMB/per year)  




Undergraduate Program

Master’s Program








Entry Fee


Medical Insurance

600 (Mandatory)


Around 300  


3,000   (Twin Room)

7. Scholarship
CUMT provides scholarships for outstanding international students who intend to study at the University.


Application System Website

Applications Open

Applications End

CSC Scholarship



Jasmine Scholarship



CUMT Scholarship



. Medical insurance

The regulation of Chinese Ministry of Education requires that all international students must be medically insured throughout their entire planned period of study. Students are required to purchase the Comprehensive Insurance Plan of Foreign Students online before the registration or on the day of registration. Students who do not have valid medical insurance are not allowed to register.

9. Visa information
Students admitted to CUMT may apply your visa at the Chinese Embassy/Consulate in your country with your letter of admission and JW201/202 form. International students who will study in China for over 6 months are required to obtain ‘X1’ Visa, which will only be valid for 30 days after arrival in China. International students must come to the International Students Division and apply for a Residence Permit within these 30 days in order to obtain a legal status in China.

10. Contact information

International College

China University of Mining and Technology

NO.1 Daxue Road, XuZhou Jiangsu, China
Tel:  (86-516)-83592816