Introduction Located in Shanghai, Donghua University is composed of the Yan’an Road Campus in the downtown area and the Songjiang Campus at the historical cradle of the city. The history of Donghua University can be traced back to the establishment of Nantong College in 1912 by Zhang Jian, a famous industrialist in Qing dynasty. In 1951, East China Institute of Textile Science & Technology was founded; in 1985, the name was changed to China Textile University; in 1999, it was changed again to Donghua University. Donghua University was approved as the state-key university in 1960 and it is one of 75 universities that directly under the Ministry of Education of China. 26 doctoral degree programs, 53 master’s degree programs, and 52 undergraduate programs are available to international students. There are over 2700 faculty and over 30,000 enrolled students. The leading disciplines of Donghua University are Textile, Fashion, Materials, and Trade, etc. Textile Science & Engineering, the state-key discipline, ranks No. 1 in the Assessment of the First-level Discipline announced by China Academic Degrees & Graduate Education Development Center (CDGDC). Since 2005, the number of its research paper abstracted in SCI, EI, and ISTP has outnumbered the total of 9 other similar famous textile institutions worldwide. Besides, many research achievements have found applications in the fields of aviation and aerospace, military, construction, environmental protection, new materials, etc., special contributions have been made to China’s Manned Space Projects such as Shenzhou V, Shenzhou VI, and Shenzhou VII. Donghua University values international cooperation and exchanges. It has established cooperation with more than 100 famous universities, research centers and enterprises all over the world. Since 1995, it successfully hosted the International Fashion Forum during the Shanghai International Fashion Culture Festival. Apart from the 83rd World Textile Conference, Donghua University has held many high-leveled international academic conferences such as International Academic Forum for Ph.D. Students on Textile Science & Engineering, the 25th International Data Engineering Conference, 2009 American Fiber Society Conference, and International Conference on Environmental Science & Technology, etc. As early as 1954, Donghua University commenced accepting international students who were among the first group of overseas students enrolled by Chinese universities. It has been appointed by Shanghai Municipal Government to accept international students with Shanghai Government Scholarship. In 2002, International Cultural Exchange School was established, taking full responsibilities of the recruitment, cultivation, and management of the international students. Thereafter, international student education has developed by leaps and bounds, and for several successive years, its scale’s growth ranks top among the higher education institutions all over the country. In 2013, 4562 international students from 140 countries studied at Donghua University. This population ranks No. 5 in Shanghai and No.11 in China.

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Donghua University

As Shanghai’s center for Business education with English as the medium of instruction, the programs aim to provide practical, innovative learning in a family-like atmosph ... [+]

Mission

As Shanghai’s center for Business education with English as the medium of instruction, the programs aim to provide practical, innovative learning in a family-like atmosphere; to immerse students in China’s culture and language; and to transform learners into proactive entrepreneurs and socially responsible leaders of organizations worldwide.

Experiential Learning Education Philosophy

Theories are important, skills and capabilities to implement them are more important. By adapting a teaching philosophy of experiential learning, we at CIP, incorporate practical activities with a theoretical foundation to support and solidify your knowledge. We strive to become one of the most valuable players in the business world by teaching your skills and knowledge of an exceptional standard.... [-]

China Shanghai
September 2019
English
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Donghua University

Through the courses, students are expected to learn basic theories, fundamental professional knowledge and practical skills of fashion design as well as understand the co ... [+]

Program objective

The curriculum system is established with the combination of arts, fashion and engineering through the multi-interdisciplinary approach to architecture, design and fine arts. By learning the fundamental theories and design methods of environmental design, students are expected to balance the relations between aesthetics and technology, space and comma, nature and humanities in their design works and develop the ability of creative thinking and design performance. The design studio system of western interior design schools is introduced to this program is to encourage the students to gain design knowledge and independent design experience through project practice, furthermore to motivate initiative of design and improve the problem-solving ability in real projects. Graduates shall have strong art design skills and work as designs or management talents in interior or outdoor environmental design sectors. ... [-]

China Shanghai
September 2019
English
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Donghua University

Through the courses, students are expected to learn basic theories, fundamental professional knowledge and practical skills of fashion design as well as understand the co ... [+]

Program Objective.

Through the courses, students are expected to learn basic theories, fundamental professional knowledge and practical skills of fashion design as well as understand the concept of design and learn the design methods. The programme emphasizes on the firm combination of theory and practice, merging the courses with international design trends to help students have a good command of the correct way of fashion design. Moreover, it focuses on training the conceptualization of design and innovation thinking to enable graduates to become high-ranking professionals in fashion design wit ha global vision, strong design consciousness, and market competitiveness.

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China Shanghai
September 2019
English
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Read more in English
Donghua University

As Shanghai’s center for Business education with English as the medium of instruction, the programs aim to provide practical, innovative learning in a family-like atmosph ... [+]

Mission

As Shanghai’s center for Business education with English as the medium of instruction, the programs aim to provide practical, innovative learning in a family-like atmosphere; to immerse students in China’s culture and language; and to transform learners into proactive entrepreneurs and socially responsible leaders of organizations worldwide.

Experiential Learning Education Philosophy

Theories are important, skills and capabilities to implement them are more important. By adapting a teaching philosophy of experiential learning, we at CIP, incorporate practical activities with a theoretical foundation to support and solidify your knowledge. We strive to become one of the most valuable players in the business world by teaching your skills and knowledge of an exceptional standard. Global Learning Environment.... [-]

China Shanghai
September 2019
English
Full-time
4 - 6 years
Campus
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