Shanghai International Studies University

About This Partner

Established in 1949, Shanghai International Studies University (SISU) in Shanghai, China is committed to preparing innovative professionals and future global leaders for a wide range of international expertise to address the critical challenges of our times. It was one of the earliest institutions where China’s higher education in foreign languages took shape.

A globalized and top-notch university in China, SISU has successfully developed a diverse and distinctive mix of disciplines in the fields of arts, education, economics, management and law with language and literature as its pillar. In recent years, SISU’s distinctive strength has been further enhanced with the number of language-related degree programs increasing and the number of doctoral and master’s degree programs significantly growing, resulting in a more balanced educational structure. Its multidisciplinary and multicultural nature stand out. Courses are taught in 49 languages.

School for Asian and African Studies
School of Business and Management
School of Chinese Studies and Exchange
School of Economics and Finance
School of Education
School of English Studies
School of European and Latin American Studies
School of French and Francophone Studies
School of German Studies
School of International Relations and Public Affairs
Graduate Institute of Interpretations and Translation
School of Japanese Studies
School of Journalism and Communication
School of Law
School of Russian and Eurasian Studies
School for Continuing Education
School for International Cooperative Programs


Memorandum of Understanding

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550 Dalian Road, Hongkou, Shanghai, China, 200083