Bachelor in Chemical Engineering and Technology


Program Description

The program is the first major of chemical engineering and chemical process established in China, ranks top 1 ‰ of ESI in the world.

Program Feature

In 2014, the program was recognized by ABET, USA, which was the 1st university in China which gets the certificate, and was selected into the world's first-class disciplines in 2017. The teaching quality by the School of Chemical Engineering is the best in the same field of China. The school has established practice bases with large companies at home and abroad and has signed undergraduate exchange programs with 14 famous international universities, such as the University of Missouri, the University of Birmingham, etc.

Career Development

The graduates from this major mainly enter various chemical-related production and design enterprises such as petroleum, chemical industry, energy, environmental protection, etc.; do teaching and scientific research in universities; and also work on technical trade and management. They are welcomed by employers. 


  • Chinese Government Scholarship(Type A)
  • Shanghai Government Scholarship(Type B, Partial Scholarship)
  • Shanghai Government Scholarship(1+4 foundation plus undergraduate program)
  • CIE Dean Scholarship 

Application Materials

  • Copy of passport
  • High School Diploma
  • Transcripts of all high school courses or results of international standardization test  (A-LEVEL/IB/IGCSE/AP/SAT/ACT/BC/UEC/STPM etc.)
  • Certificate of language proficiency (HSK 4 or above for Chinese-taught program, IELTS of 5.5/TOEFL of 60 or above for English-taught program)
  • Application fee of 600 RMB (no refund)


  1. Non-Chinese citizen in good health; between the ages of 18 and 35 years; holding a high school degree or above.
  2. In order to enroll into Chinese-taught programs, applicants need to submit a ‘Chinese Level Proficiency Test’ certificate (HSK). The minimum required HSK level is 4 with an additional requirement of a score of 210 or above for business/liberal/arts degree enrollees and a score of 190 or above for Engineering/Science degree enrollees. Applicants that fail to meet the required HSK level can take the Chinese language training course offered by CIE at our University.
  3. For English-taught programs, one of the following language proficiency requests must be satisfied:
    • The native language or the official language of the applicants’ home country is English
    • The teaching media during high school study is English
    • IELTS (an overall score of 5.5 or above)
    • TOEFL (an overall score of 60 or above)

* According to the regulations by the Ministry of Education of the PRC, applicants who used to be Chinese citizens but later immigrated to other countries, must hold a valid foreign passport or nationality certificate documents for more than 4 years. The applicant must also have actual proof of residency in that foreign country for more than 2 years in the last 4 years  (up to April 30, 2020)  (it can be regarded as one year if they have lived in foreign countries for more than 9 months in one year, this will be calculated from the number of entries and exits).

* The TOFEL Institution Code of ECUST is C473.

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Address: Room 106, Lizhi Building, 130 Meilong Rd., Shanghai, 200237, P.R. China

Telephone: 0086-21-64253279



Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) is located in Shanghai, a center of commerce, finance, trade and shipping in China. ECUST was founded in 1952, which is one of the National Key ... Read More

East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) is located in Shanghai, a center of commerce, finance, trade and shipping in China. ECUST was founded in 1952, which is one of the National Key Universities directly regulated by the Ministry of Education of China. Over nearly 70 years of development, ECUST has now developed from the 1st university in China famous for its chemical major to a comprehensive university covering 11 disciplines, including science, engineering, agriculture, pharmacy, economics, management, literature, law, art, philosophy, and education. And also it becomes one of the National '211 Project' Universities, the '985 Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform' Universities and the 'Double First-class Initiative' Universities. Read less