China Foreign Affairs University

Admission at China Foreign Affairs University for International Education

Master Degree/Postgraduate/PG Programs in English Medium 

China Foreign Affairs University admits international students for master’s degree in its English taught masters program: International Relations

1. Qualification for applicant 

1)Applicants should have Bachelor’s degree 

2)Applicant should have educational background or working experience relevant to the subject of study 

3)Applicant should have sufficient English Language proficiency 

4)Applicant should have Foreign nationality 

5)Should be under 45 years old 

2. Application Materials 

1)Application Form

2)Scan copy of the applicant’s passport

3)Scan copy of the “Letter of Emergency Contact” signed by the emergency contact living in China (Notes: For students under 18, his/her parents or guardians must sign “The Power of Attorney” form which is available at the local Chinese embassy and his/her parents must appoint a relative or friend in Beijing as the student’s guardian.)

4)Scan copy of the applicant’s latest relevant certificate of education and most recent academic records

5)Four standard passport-size photographs (front view with nothing covering the head)

6)Scan copy of two recommendation Letters written by professors or associate professors

7)Scan copy of personal statement of no more than 500 words (written in Chinese) explaining why the applicant wants to study in CFAU

8)For applicants who are currently enrolled in another Chinese university, they should provide the following additional documents: a. Scan copy of sealed transfer letter from the International Students Section of the university where they are currently enrolled. b. Scan copy of the applicant’s student visa or residence permit.

3. Entrance Examination

The Entrance Exam will consist of both a written examination and an interview

Content: English (written examination) and the intended major (interview) 

4. Study Duration &Tuition Fee:

Masters degree takes  2 years 

A tuition fee  is 30,000 CNY/Year  

5. Intake Every Year:

September Intake



The final information is subject to the University If there is any discrepancy!