School of Overseas Education at Soochow University specialize in providing Chinese language classes and promoting Chinese culture among international students. Long-term Chinese language training courses as well as short-term Chinese culture and business programs are offered to foreign students. The institute has more than 20 teachers, and most of them have teaching experience abroad. They have strong professional competence and have tremendous teaching skills. The school creates small-size classes, focusing on developing practical language ability.
2.本科生招生 Bachelor programs
Popular majors for international students are:
School of Humanities: Chinese language and literature; Teaching Chinese as Second Language
Phoenix School of Communication: Journalism; Radio and television studies;
School of Politics and Public Administration: Administration; Logistic Management
School of Foreign Languages: English; Japanese; French (bilingual); Korean; German;
School of Art: visual communication design;
College of Materials, Chemistry and Chemical engineering: Chemistry
School of Computer Science and Technology: Computer science and technology
College of Medicine (5 years), clinical medicine; Pharmacy
School of Architecture and Urban Environment: Architecture
Soochow University offers 51 stations of first-tier disciplines awarding master’s degrees, 24 stations awarding professional master's degrees. Curriculum of master degree is usually 2-3 years.
University offers 28 stations of first-tier disciplines awarding doctoral degrees, 1 station awarding professional doctoral degrees. Curriculum of doctoral degrees is usually 3 years.