The Tongji IMBA Application for 2020 fall intake is now open2020-02-01 16:08

What makes us different?


We’re in Shanghai, where multinational companies, financial institutions, entrepreneurs and business elite gravitate and where people who speak different languages burst with creative inspiration. Shanghai is destined to soon become the new gateway to Asia and the world.



An intensive, integrative program combines case studies, experiential projects, study trips and a wide range of activities. The IMBA program is intended to equip participants with a comprehensive, theoretical and practical understanding of modern management in a global environment. Based on the disciplinary advantages of Tongji University, the IMBA program has gradually evolved its own professional features, especially in project management and real estate, service and operation management, and finance.



Our professors are selected from the world’s prestigious business schools with an emphasis on their teaching abilities as well as hands-on experience. The combination of Chinese experience and global knowledge makes the Tongji IMBA a truly unique program.



80+ of the world’s renowned business schools are on offer for exchange. Meanwhile, an international study trip shall be organized every year to 1 to 2 weeks course study in top business schools and visit to enterprises in Europe and North America.



Extensive networks for new opportunities in China and the world. Our 500 IMBA graduates and more than 7000 MBA graduates share an energetic, magnetic alumni network all over the world. They are elites in different industries, serving as executives in large state-owned enterprises, multinational companies, and government organizations. Through integrating school’s various resources, the MBA Career Development Center facilitates various activities to prepare students for their future employment.


Our programs

1. To find out more, contact MBA admissions office at

2. Students shall receive the MBA degree from Tongji University upon successful completion of the program.

3. All programs commence in September, 2020.





What makes us different?

Female rate: 42%

International student rate: 20%

Average Age: 29.5

80% of Students Work Experience: 4-10 years

Post MBA Employment rate: 99%

Class size:30-40




1.Non-Chinese citizen in good health both mentally and physically.

2.Applicants for Master programs should have a Bachelor degree and should be no more than 35 years old.

3. Proficiency in English


Application Periods

Self-financed students: 15th Jan.- 15th Apr., 2020

Scholarship students: 15th Jan.- 31st Mar., 2020


Application Procedure

- Apply online through

- Submit the hard-copy application materials as below,

1. Complete the Online Application procedure and print the application form.

2. A photocopy of passport (pages with personal information page).

3.Photocopies of graduate certificate and degree certificate. If the certificates are not in Chinese or English, the original notarized translated versions must be submitted.

*The certificates should be notarized by local Chinese Embassy or local Chinese Consulates (or foreign embassies or consulates in China).

Certificate of expected graduation issued by education in current academic institution (for applicants who will be graduating in the same year only).

Degree certificate is required to be verified and notarized documents must be submitted at the registration.

4.Original or notarized academic transcripts. If the academic transcripts are not in Chinese or English, the original notarized translated document must be submitted.

*The transcript should be notarized by local Chinese Embassy or local Chinese Consulates (or foreign embassies or consulates in China)

5.The copy of New HSK Band 4 certificate (Total Score: over 200 for the programs on Management & Economics).

6.Original recommendation letters from two professors or associate professors or managers in Chinese or English (contact information is necessary).

7.Personal statement. Around 1000 words for Master candidates in English (for English-taught programs).Study and work experience, academic research achievement, planned research proposal, personal prospect and individual career plan after graduation should be included.

8.PhysicalExamination Report(only valid if the report is issued during the past 6 months)

*In addition to the above application materials, the university may require applicant to provide supplementary materials, depending on the circumstances. Application documents will not be returned no matter whether admitted or not.


Applicants should send all the documents in person or by post to:

International Student Office Rm.705 Zonghe Building No.1239 Siping Road, Shanghai

P.R. China Zip code: 200092


Website :


Admissions Office, MBA Center

Address: 7F, Block A, Tongji Building, No.1500 Siping Road, Shanghai,P.R. China

Zip code: 200092

Telephone: 0086-21-65982778-816




Application Fee



Duration and Tuition

208,000 RMB (Two-years, the tuition is only for 2019 and it could be paid in two annual installments.)

*Tuition fee and Insurance fee (800RMB/Year) should be paid when making registration.


Beneficiary Bank:Bank of China,Shanghai Branch (For Application Only)

No. 23 Zhongshan Road (E.1) Shanghai, 200002, P.R.China

Swift number: BKCHCNBJ300

Beneficiary: TongJi University

Beneficiary Bank Account:433859245525


Admission Procedure

The enrollment and admission of Tongji University is based on the assessment of the application materials. Whether an interview is required depend on the program applied.


Admission and Registration

1.Please follow your application process in the Apply Online System. Once you were admitted by Tongji, the admission status will change. The admission notice and visa documents (JW202 Form) will be sent off after two weeks of admission.

2.The admitted applicants should bring their Passport, Admission Notice, Visa Application Form (JW202) to the Embassy or Consulate of the People's Republic of China, and apply for a student visa. Students shall come to Tongji University for admission registration before the deadline indicated on the Admission Notice.

3.The first year for master-degree candidates is a trial year. Master-degree candidates and are qualified to prepare a dissertation only after passing all the degree exams in the first academic year. Those who fail three degree exams will be dropped out.

4.If you submit a pre-graduation certificate when applying, you need to submit your graduation diploma when registering.



Chinese Government Scholarships


Chinese Ministry of Education offers full or partial scholarships in accordance with the consensus or educational exchange and cooperation agreements between the Chinese government and governments of other countries, institutions, universities and relevant international organizations. Application periods (normally from early January to early April) differ in different countries. To apply, please directly consult local Chinese Embassy (Consulates) or related local authorities. Admission documents will be sent to scholarship recipients by scholarship accepting institutions (local Chinese Embassy/ Consulates) or related local authorities).

2.Chinese University Program

Offered by Chinese Ministry of Education, this scholarship is for designated Chinese universities to recruit international postgraduate students and doctoral students.

Scholarship Outcomes

Outcomes can be checked in the website can also visit the website click the column of “Notice” for enquiry.


Shanghai Government Scholarship

Established by Shanghai Municipal Education Committee, this scholarship supports outstanding international students for higher education in universities in Shanghai.

Scholarship Outcomes

Outcome will be shown in can also visit the website click the column of “Notice” for enquiry.



Life @ Tongji

Tongji’s campus is a green oasis at the heart of Shanghai with purpose built facilities and a network of living spaces both on campus and across the city. With Tongji Station of Metro Line 10, you can travel around Shanghai easily and economically.

The campus is equipped with the latest technology to enable and enhance learning and communication, with multimedia classrooms, library database, and tailor-made online communication systems for students and faculty, and project stations with trading and management simulation software.

Tongji has an extensive range of restaurants, clubs and sports venues, including its own golf course, gym and multiple courts for basketball, tennis and football.


Contact Us

Admissions Office, MBA Center

School of Economics and Management, Tongji University

Address: 7F, Block A, Tongji Building, No.1500 Siping Road, Shanghai,P.R. China

Postcode: 200092

Telephone: 0086-21-65982778-816



If you have any inquiries regarding IMBA admissions, please send an email to , we will get back to you in two days.