Yantai University (烟台大学)

About the university

Location:Yantai, China

State Yantai University (the official name is Yantai University, abbreviated as YTU) is famous in China for the fact that high-profile specialists in the field of international economics, engineering and management come from the provincial educational institution. Graduates are appreciated not only in China, but also in other countries of the world, therefore, foreign students who wish to obtain a higher degree of education or improve their existing qualifications are trained here.

The multidisciplinary Yantai University YTU, which offers specialized training in 10 different directions, is located in a picturesque resort place in the Laishan district, which attracts thousands of tourists from around the world. The campus is located directly on the coastline of the Yellow Sea. A beautiful green area and a favorable warm climate make for successful student learning.

YTU University in Yantai City was established in 1984 during a period of major reforms in China. Since then, the provincial educational institution has entered the path of the highest level of development in the field of education. Thanks to the active support of the people, senior government officials and large companies, the university has become a diversified institution that offers a large number of faculties, including for foreign students.

University ranking and advantages

YTU is a key institution in Shandong province, as it has a powerful teaching base of global importance. YTU has become a part of the economic region of China, therefore, it is under complex financing from the Ministry of Education and Science of China, as well as from many large enterprises whose activities are related to the international economy, business and management.

The main advantages of YTU University:

  • active participation in large-scale national programs;
  • provision of grants at all levels of education;
  • high class teaching staff, many of whom are foreign specialists.

Yantai University Yantai University occupies a leading position in China, namely 220th place. While in Shandong province, Yantai University is ranked in the top 10 best and most promising institutions.

University composition and infrastructure

The multidisciplinary university YTU has a developed infrastructure and covers an area of ​​more than 220 hectares, on which there are 2 modern campuses with high-tech equipment. Students have at their complete disposal a world library with an online addition, scientific centers, laboratories, sports grounds and halls, as well as cozy natural parks, a hostel and a dining room.

The full composition of the YTU University:

  • more than 1000 teachers, more than half of whom are professors and doctors of sciences;
  • more than 30,000 students, of which about 500 are foreign students.

In addition to Chinese teachers, lessons are conducted by specialists from around the world, whose activities are related to international economics, management and law.

Admission to Yantai University is made on the general basis provided for by the legislation of China. The applicant must provide a Certificate on the basis of 11 classes, translated into Chinese or English, and an international standard passport. Successful students who score high in subjects are automatically enrolled in language preparatory courses.

Full tuition fees at Yantai University:

  • language preparatory courses (annual) – from 8,000 to 12,000 yuan;
  • language preparatory courses (monthly) – 2,000 yuan;
  • Bachelor’s degree – from 11,000 to 18,000 yuan / year;
  • Master’s degree – from 16,000 to 25,000 yuan / year;
  • registration mandatory fee – 400 yuan one-time;
  • medical insurance – from 700 yuan.

Education in all areas is carried out only in Chinese, so foreign students need to take language courses to study or consolidate knowledge. Those foreign students who are fluent in the language and knowledge of Chinese culture can take one-month preparatory courses, thereby shortening the preparatory program before entering the Bachelor’s degree.


Yantai University National University provides foreign citizens with legislative grants that guarantee free full education in any chosen specialty, or a 50% discount on the first year of study. Thanks to the active support of the educational process from the state government, successful students are eligible for a monthly scholarship, including those who are on soil support.

Studying programs

Yantai University YTU offers training in 10 different, but important areas, such as:

  • preschool and school education;
  • foreign languages;
  • natural Sciences;
  • art;
  • international economy;
  • law;
  • the medicine;
  • engineering;
  • agriculture;
  • control.

After completing a comprehensive course, the graduate receives an international standard diploma, which gives the right to get a job in any country.


The multidisciplinary Yantai University YTU provides professional specialized training in a variety of areas.

List of optional YTU directions:

  • Humanitarian department;
  • Economics and Management;
  • Faculty of International Education;
  • Department of Foreign Languages;
  • Faculty of Higher Mathematics and Computer Science;
  • Electronic Engineering;
  • Faculty of Technology and Optoelectronic Information Sciences;
  • Faculty of Law;
  • Faculty of Chemistry and Modern Chemical Engineering;
  • Architecture faculty;
  • Faculty of Pharmacy;
  • Faculty of Physical Fitness;
  • Faculty of Civil Engineering.

Students can choose any direction they like, having previously passed the HSK program exam with a level of at least 4.


Yantai University Yantai University provides foreign students with accommodation in a cozy hostel, in the rooms of which there is all the necessary furniture, TV, air conditioning. The student is offered a choice of single and multi-bed rooms for living during their studies. Paid accommodation costs from 35 RMB to 90 RMB per person per night. Those students who study at the YTU University under the grant program are provided with free accommodation in the hostel.

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