Sias / Sias University
semester exchange
Xinzheng People’sRepublicofChina
Program A/B
2020 Fall (2nd Cycle)
GPA 50% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

Sias University was founded in 1998 and is the first solely American University in Central China. It is the first full-time undergraduate university approved by the Degree Committee of the State Council in China to grant both Chinese and American Bachelor's Degrees. Sias is also fully accredited by China's Ministry of Education. today Sias has an enrollment of over 27,000 students and employs over 1,500 full-time faculty members, including 135 full-time foreign teachers. Sias' ratio of foreign faculty to students ranks first in China. It offers 75 undergraduate degree programs, 15 associate degree programs, and 6 dual degree programs with Fort Hays State University from Kansas, USA.

Mailing Address
168 Renmin Road, Office of International Affairs , Xinzheng , Henan

Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information

Accept Program A 15students / Semester
Accept Program B

15students / Semester

Local currencyRMB

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒7

Update date 05/Mar/2020 05:34:22
Outline ID 552

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Exchange students spend one or two semesters at Sias. Students are able to opt for various courses that are equivalent in credits to their home university.

Teaching Language Chinese and English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 02/Sep/2020 To: 11/Jan/2021
2nd Semester
From: 24/Feb/2021 To: 29/Jun/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

The above dates are the academic calendar from the first semester of 2019-2020. It could only be referred because the the new academic calendar has not been confirmed yet.

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English

Academic Field
--Accounting, --Auditing, --Business Management, --Business Statistics, --E-Commerce, --Economics, --Entrepreneurship, --Finance, --Human Resources Management, --Insurance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, --Management Information Systems, --Marketing, --Real Estate,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Journalism,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications, --Informatics,
--Physical Education Teaching and Coaching,
--Computer Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering,
English Language and Literature
--Rhetoric and Composition, --Writing,
Foreign Languages and Literatures
--Chinese Language and Literature, --Japanese Language and Literature,
Health Sciences
--Nursing Science,
Hospitality and Tourism
--Tourism Management,
Law/Criminal Justice
--Business Law, --International Business, Trade, and Tax Law,
Visual and Performing Arts
--Dance, --Design and Visual Communications, --Digital Arts, --Music Performance, --Voice and Opera,
GPA 2 / 4 (50%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports Students are able to have access to smart classrooms, gym,swimming pool, stadium, library, Chinese garden and university cafeterias.
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

Housing charge
Local currency
  • RMB
  • USD $120 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 500 - 600 per month
Medical Insurance Required (Instuation offers)
400RMB/ per semester
Visa Process As soon as students have received admission letter and the government JW202 from Sias International University, student could apply for the “Student X Visa” to China in their home country from the Chinese Embassy.

Textbook Fee: 300-400 RMB/Semester
Insurance Fee: 400 RMB/Semester
Medical Examination: 600 RMB
Visa Fee: 400/Semester
Deposit: 200RMB
Application Fee: 300 RMB
Registration Fee: 300 RMB

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:02/Sep/2020To:11/Jan/2021(4 months)
Second Semester
From:24/Feb/2021To:29/Jun/2021(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

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