Master On Campus

Chinese Philosophy, Religion, and Culture

24 months
5642 USD/year
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The two-year master\'s Chinese Philosophy, Religion, and Culture program at Renmin University of China provides a comprehensive introduction to the Chinese philosophy.


Learning outcomes

In the second year, the Chinese Philosophy, Religion, and Culture program at Renmin University of China supports students as they conduct independent research on a topic of their choice. Upon the completion of the program, graduates will earn a Master of philosophy degree, as recognized by the Ministry of Education of the People\'s Republic of China.

Programme Structure

  • In the second year, the students must finish their master thesis, which must be 30-50 pages in length, and defend it in front of their thesis committee. The students must work closely with their thesis advisor to define a focused topic and conduct the research.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Valid passport and visa,
  • The Admission Notice from Rennin University of China(original),
  • The Visa Application for Study in China form (also known as the JW201/JW202 form) (original),
  • Tuition (scholarship student and exchange students’ tuition are waived)
  • Four two-inch ID pictures,
  • Physical examination record and blood test report (original, if available),
  • Your insurance card.
  • Tuition Payment
  • Insurance Purchase
  • Physical Examination
  • Residence Permit Application

Tuition Fee

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    5642 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5642 USD per year during 24 months.

40.000 RMB

Living costs for Beijing

6409 - 7841 CNY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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