Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

(SDU) | 山東大學

Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

Number of students
2196€ - 2196€
Semester Tuition Fees
Ø monthly cost of living
Scholarships available
February 03, September 02
Application Deadline
Student - staff ratio
Nations represented

Offered Programs

The university offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The high degree of academic standards here will certainly put your skills onto the top flight. 

Applicants prospecting to study here will be assessed on an individual basis, based on their country’s academic qualifications and standards. The language of instruction and assessment for all programs at Toros University is English for international programs with exceptions.

Examples of acceptable English language qualifications include:

  • IELTS 5.0
  • IGCSE English Grade C
  • TOEFL 80 
  • Cambridge Proficiency Level C1
  • Michigan Proficiency Pass

Applicants should hold a Bachelor degree with minimum grades as follows:

  • Bachelor degree or its International equivalent (at least Lower Second Class) or other professional qualification.
  • Proof of English Language knowledge of IELTS 6.5 level and above, or any other equivalent (where applicable).


Select your Degree

Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus) in Rankings

  • Ranked 16th in National Rank.
  • Ranked 214th in the World.

Cost of living at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

150 - 300 Euro / month
450 Euro / month
Cost of living
150 Euro / month
15 Euro / month

About Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

Shandong University is one of the most famous universities in our country. Its predecessor, ancient Shandong University, was founded in 1901. It is the second national university in China after the imperial college of Beijing. Now, Shandong University is a key comprehensive university and a member university of Project 211 and Project 985. Over the past hundred years, Shandong University has cultivated more than 400,000 talents for the country and society, and made important contributions to the economic and social development of the country and the region. Covering an area of over 533 hectares, Shandong University is large in scale, comprising 8 campuses (Jinan Central Campus, Hongjialou Campus, Baotuquan Campus, Qianfoshan Campus, Campus of Qilu Software College, Xinglongshan Campus, Weihai Campus and Qingdao Campus) in three different cities (Jinan, Weihai and Qingdao).

Shandong University has excellent teaching conditions and complete hardware equipment. It has 7 state-level scientific research platforms, such as National Key Laboratories, 6 National Talent Training Bases, 4 Key Research Institutes of Humanities and Social Science, Ministry of Education, Key Laboratories of the Ministry of Education, Key Laboratories of the Ministry of Health and 21 Engineering Research Centers. The medical department has 6 clinical teaching hospitals and several teaching hospitals, such as Qilu Hospital of Shandong University and Jinan Central Hospital, and it also has a State Center for Drug Research and Development. In addition, the library of Shandong University has a wide bibliography and a variety of resources. It has a paper-based document of 4,434,296 and 201 electronic databases and nearly 7 million electronic resources.

In keeping with its status as a comprehensive university, Shandong University has one of the largest ranges of academic disciplines in China. It has at present 13 general disciplines for undergraduate and graduate education, and now 16 disciplines are among the top 1% of the ESI world ranking. Shandong University stresses the coordinated development of various disciplines, boasting 2 national key first-level disciplines (including 8 second-level disciplines). According to Science Net, Shandong University has ranked in the world`s top 100 and into top 10 in the amount of articles indexed by Science Citation Index (SCI) and Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE). Our university has abundant teaching resources, with 10,200 staff, professors of 1,107 and 8 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering. In recent years, 2 Nobel laureates, Peter Grunberg and Mo Yan, have joined the faculty.

Oriented towards the nation`s strategic demands of talents, Shandong University has established Taishan and Nishan College, and carried out the education programs of “Excellent Engineers”, “Excellent Doctors” and “Excellent Legal Talents”. It has also established the unique multi-school double degree programs as well as multiple talent training models with different focuses. The foreign student education also has distinctive features - taste Chinese culture, enjoy the opportunity of China. Shandong University has given full play to the traditional advantages of the long history of literature and history, and cultivated international students through Chinese culture, China opportunity series of courses and programs like learning partners. In addition to academic life, Shandong University has spared no effort to build a platform to enrich students' amateur life. It has a Student union which contains 15 functional departments, and students can participate in the “ Challenge Cup”, “A Cup of Talent” and other national competitions, brand activities, and a number of high-quality activities of Shandong University. Besides the Students` Union, Shandong University has registered student associations of 6 categories, 193 of which are managed by the association federation.

At the same time, to award outstanding students and subsidize students who have financial problems, Shandong University is awarded a number of scholarships and grants annually, which are represented by National Scholarships, National Encouragement scholarship and National Financial Aid. Foreign students can apply for Chinese Government Scholarships and six other scholarships according to their circumstances.

Why Study at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

Internationally Accredited

Highly regarded and internationally accredited, the university certification is world class, hence chances of internship recognition and employment after successful graduation are high.


The university emphasises the importance of establishing, nurturing and developing an innovative culture within each student for the global market.

International Study Environment

The institution is largely diversified, friendly and united racial environment (students from over 165 countries), hence new students can easily assimilate and feel at home.

Competent Staff

Competent and dedicated Academic staff, which is highly skilled, experienced and capable to meet the 21st century students’ academic needs.

Accommodation Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

On Campus Accomodation at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)


Off Campus Accomodation at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

On the other hand, off-campus accommodation (within range of the university) with similar features is available, with prices depending on the specific need of the student. Costs also include water and electricity bills. There is also a chance to rent accommodation from a private landlord or estate agent.

Prices fluctuate greatly depending on the location and quality of the apartment, however, the price of housing here averages around 200 to 350 EUR per month

That said, students are often encouraged to stay on campus for at least a year as they find their way around and are hence able to find help from university staff at any time.



Sports at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

Food at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

Shandong University pays attention to the international students’ diets. And it’s also easy and convenient for the students to eat at the cafeteria or students’ dining room which has different kinds of food. These foods are delicious and healthy.The apartments are equipped with a clean, safe, public kitchen, and with an electric cooker. So you can do your own cooking according to your taste. It’s convenient for you to use campus card to buy food in campus after registration. 

Transportation at Shandong University (Qianfoshan Campus)

About Jinan

Jinan is the capital of Shandong province in Eastern China. It is the political, economic and cultural hub of the procince and A center of communications of railways, expressways and air transport in Shandong.  Jinan has been made by the State Council as a famous historical and cultural city. It is known as the "City of Springs, for it boasts a number of natural springs amid picturesque scenery. There is an increasing number of international students living and studying in Jinan. All in all, Jinan is well connected with other places in Shandong, other cities in China and foreign countries. Jinan City carries out a strategy of rejuvenating the city by developing on science and education.

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