Journalism and Communication

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

30 months
15306 USD/year
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The Journalism and Communication course at Shanghai Jiao Tong University aims to integrate the resource advantages of Shanghai Jiaotong University and the University of Southern California, with innovation and entrepreneurship as the core, focusing on the development of curriculum programs in the categories of art, philosophy, economic management.


Training Objectives of the Journalism and Communication course at Shanghai Jiao Tong University

  • Cultivate Chinese talents with a global perspective-teaching in English, integrating the educational concepts of top universities in China and the United States, recruiting top teachers in China and the United States, and obtaining master's degrees from both China and the United States.
  • Cultivate multi-disciplinary and compound talents-the course emphasizes comprehensive knowledge, cross-knowledge and compound capabilities, and configures teaching modules based on industrial value chains and market needs.
  •  Cultivate future cultural industry leaders—Taking the cultivation of industry leaders as the main goal, it is different from traditional academic or academic programs, and it includes enterprise internships and industry mentors throughout the entire learning process, emphasizing students' practical ability.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Business communication
  • Management Guide
  • Social Science Research Methods and Statistics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Entertainment industry business model
  • Digital marketing strategy for the entertainment industry
  • Global Hollywood

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission is divided into two types: recommended exemption and registration. 

Candidates who pass the initial and re-examinations (interview in English) and meet the registration requirements can be admitted.

Students who are recommended to be exempt from examinations: According to the rules of Shanghai Jiaotong University for enrolling students who are recommended to be exempted from examinations, the following requirements must be met:

  • Excellent fresh graduates of key domestic universities or majors who have obtained recommended exemption qualifications for national key disciplines;
  • Be honest and trustworthy, have a good academic style, and have no record of cheating in exams, plagiarizing academic achievements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15306 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15306 USD per year and a duration of 30 months.

RMB 108,000 per year


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