2024 HITSZ International Students Prospectus-Graduate Programs
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2024 HITSZ International Students Prospectus

Graduate Programs


lAbout Shenzhen

nCoastal city in South China, adjoining Hong Kong;

nPermanent resident population reached 17.6 million;

nThe annual average temperature is 23 degrees Celsius;

nTakes the lead in high-tech development, financial services, foreign trade, shipping, and the creative and cultural industries in China;

nCradle of renowned enterprises such as Huawei, Tencent, DJI and Ping An, and home to 10 Fortune 500 companies.


lAbout Harbin Institute of Technology

nFounded in 1920, Main Campus of HIT;

nTop 5 Best Universities for Engineering in 2023 U.S. NEWS Ranking;

nOne of the C9 League members (the so called “China’s Ivy League) in China.


lAbout Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen

nFounded in 2002, one of the campuses of HIT co-founded by HIT and Shenzhen government;

n11 schools with research focusing on information technology, intelligent equipment manufacturing, materials, artificial intelligence, and smart cities etc;

nOwns 58 key laboratories, engineering laboratories, and public platforms above municipal level;

nAmong the 600+ full-time teachers in HITSZ, 80% of them have studied and worked overseas, and 90% have been recognized as high-level talents by the city and nation;

nOver the past five years, the cumulative research funding has exceeded 2 billion CNY;

nEstablished cooperation with over 800 enterprises in Shenzhen, and has solved more than 1,400 major technological issues for them.

    * Find more information at our official website: http://en.hitsz.edu.cn/index.htm


lEmployment Rate @ HITSZ

nMore than 60% of graduates are employed in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area;

nMore than 70% of the graduates work in PWC, EY, Intel, Huawei, Tencent, Mindray and other well-known enterprises;

nAttracting and supporting overseas students to start businesses in Shenzhen;

nMore than 100 graduates have founded their own companies, 85% founded in Shenzhen, and 89% being scientific and technological enterprises. Among these alumni enterprises, a number of nationa-level enterprises have emerged on the new third board and as "unicorn" companies.



lGraduate Programs


Majors Taught in English

Master Program

PhD Program

School of Computer Science & Technology

Computer Science and Technology

School of Electronics & Information Engineering

Information and Communication Engineering

School of Integrated Circuits

Integrated Circuit Science and Engineering 

School of Mechanical Engineering & Automation

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Power Engineering and Engineering Thermophysics

Control Science and Engineering

School of Economics & Management

Applied Economics


Business Administration


Management Science and Engineering


School of Architecture



Urban-Rural Planning


School of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Civil Engineering

Environmental Science and Engineering

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

School of Science



Chemical Engineering and Technology




School of Humanities and Social Sciences



Institute of Space Science and Applied Technology

Aeronautical and Astronautical Science and Technology

nTe basic length of study for graduates: 2-3 years for master's degree students and 4 years for doctoral students.

nThe longest length of study for graduate students: 4 years for master's degree students and 6 years for doctoral students.

vPlease find more about our professors information at this website link: https://faculty.hitsz.edu.cn/home-index?lang=en


lWho Can Apply?

nCitizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China complying with the relevant regulations set by Document No. 12 (2020) of Ministry of Education of the PRC;

nApplicants for master programs should be Bachelor degree holder and under the age of 35;

nApplicants for PhD programs should be Master degree holder and under the age of 40;

nIn good health both mentally and physically.


lWhen to Apply?

nApplication Opens: January 10th, 2024;

nLast day of Early Bird Application: March 30th, 2024 (Applicants applying before this date will have a better chance of getting the university scholarship);

nDeadline for Regular Application: June 10th, 2024.


lApplication Materials

All application documents in other languages than English or Chinese must be notarized in English or Chinese. All documents shall be submitted online:

nPassport home page;

nBachelor/Master degree certificate;

nOfficial transcripts;

nA study plan at least 1,000 words;

n2 recommendation letters from professors or associate professors;

nCurriculum Vitae;

nLanguage proficiency certificates:

uTOEFL≥80, IELTS≥ 6.0 or Duolingo English Test ≥ 90;

uUniversity Statement for program instruction language if their previous degree is from English-taught programs in non-English speaking countries;

uNo certificates when applicant’s first language is English or their previous degree is from universities in English speaking countries;

nA photocopy of the Foreigner Physical Examination Form (usually issued within 6 months before the application submission date);

nNon-criminal record report (usually issued within six months before the application submission date);

nBank Statement (at least CNY 30,000 or equivalent foreign currency);

nPayment receipt of application fee (Screen Shot);

nProof of outstanding academic achievements, sports, art, cultural exchanges, public welfare activities, etc. (not mandatory).


lHow to Apply?

nStep 1: Login online application at hitsz.at0086.cn/student (by computer) or hitsz.at0086.cn/mobile/student (by cellphone), fill in required application information and upload application materials;

nStep 2: Pay application fee of CNY 400/ USD 60 (Non-refundable once applied);

(1) Bank transfer to the HITSZ university account. Remittance Information is as follow


Bank name: Ping An Bank, Shenzhen, China

Account number: 0142100327638


       (2) Wechat Pay (Scan the following QR Code and pay)

(QR Code Link: https://fs.orangebank.com.cn/govp/pay/index.html#/paymentDetails?departmentId=4400f40d50b8fa768cf390127c7b1bf1)


  1. Please put “name” on “姓名” section;

  2. Put “1” on “学号” section;

  3. Put “400” on “交费金额” section;

  4. Put “Application fee” on “交费备注” section, if someone else paid for you please put applicant’s name on it as well;

  5. Screen shot the payment receipt.

nStep 3: Upload application fee payment receipt and submit application online;

nStep 4: Keep track of admission result. Admission Notice from HITSZ will be issued to Qualified applications after their successfully submission.




Master Program

PhD Program





Dormitory rent various from CNY300 to CNY2,600 per month depending on the room type (One Bed /Two Beds / Three - Four Beds Room) and facilities provided

Other fees

Insurance CNY800 / year; Health Check CNY500; Residence Permit CNY400 / year


1.Dormitory check-in procedures is after university registration;

2.University dormitory is for students to live in only. Due to the limited number of rooms and room types, please book your dormitory online as soon as possible after being admitted. Arrangements for those who have not made online reservations will be subject to the actual remaining room availability;

3.According to relevant regulations in China, international students should be covered by designated insurance during their study and stay in China.




HITSZ Entrance Scholarship



International Scholarship

Guangdong Government Outstanding International Students Scholarship

Master Program

Major Award

100% tuition waiver + CNY1,000/Month



First Award

100% tuition waiver

Second Award

50% tuition waiver

Third Award

20% tuition waiver

PhD Program

100% tuition waiver + CNY50,000/Year




1.Guangdong Government Outstanding International Students Scholarship, Shenzhen Universiade International Scholarship and HITSZ Entrance Scholarship are three different scholarships, students can enjoy only one of the three scholarships at a time;

2.Both Guangdong Government Outstanding International Students Scholarship and Shenzhen Universiade International Scholarship are one-year scholarship with limited quota, and will be determined in October to November each year with off-line application procedures;

3.HITSZ Entrance Scholarship will be applied and determined during online application; Scholarship status will be reviewed according to students’ performance at the end of the first academic year.


lFor more Information, please refer to our website @ http://en.hitsz.edu.cn/Admissions.htm, or from our WeChat account.






Ms. Yueli Zou

International Office,Room H721, HIT Campus, University Town of Shenzhen,

Xili, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, 518055, P.R.China

Tel: +86-755-86716144


Wechat IDHITSZ2006