2024 Foundation Programs in Zhengzhou University

23-10-24 下午3:10 作者:Zhaochun Yin 【

All are welcome to apply for foundation programs offered in Zhengzhou University (ZZU).

As the largest university in China (in terms of student number), Zhengzhou University has witnessed its rapid development from a local institution into the global renowned university. In the U.S. News Ranking, ZZU ranks 385 globally and 39 in China. Moreover, 13 disciplines of ZZU ranks the top 1%, including Chemistry, clinical medicine ranks the top 1‰in the ESI index ranking. Zhengzhou University has sponsored numerous students to pursue their degree each year since 2017. In 2023, more than 400 new applicants were awarded with various types of scholarship. Zhengzhou University makes great efforts to continue the financial support to excellent international applicants to study in Zhengzhou University in 2024.

Applicants, who cannot meet the entry requirements of bachelor program (such as no IELTS test result), or applicants who aim to ensure their early admission to hot bachelor programs, or to improve the success rate of scholarship application, can apply for our one-semester foundation programs. There are four types of foundation program offered in 2024:

1.       Pre-Medical Program for EMI (English as Medium of Instruction) medical bachelor programs such as MBBS, BDS, Medical Imaging, and Anesthesiology.More information is available at:http://international.zzu.edu.cn/en/article/detail?cid=53&pid=53&detail=64;

2.       Pre-Science & Engineering Program, for EMI bachelor programs of science and engineering such as Software Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Pharmacy. More information is available at:http://international.zzu.edu.cn/en/article/detail?cid=53&pid=53&detail=69;

3.       Pre-Business Program, for EMIInternational Trade program. More information is available at:http://international.zzu.edu.cn/en/article/detail?cid=53&pid=53&detail=112.

4.       Pre-Business Program, for CMI (Chinese as Medium of Instruction)business related bachelor programs such asInternational Trade, Business Administration, E-Commerce, Marketing and other CMI bachelor programs. Applicant of this program should be HSK 4 or equivalent, otherwise you choose our Chinese program. More information is available at:http://international.zzu.edu.cn/en/article/detail?cid=53&pid=53&detail=70.

Foundation programs could enable international students to consolidate their foundation in their majors, and also could ensure students a smooth transition from home high school to abroad bachelor program. For some hot bachelor programs such as MBB, BDS, Pharmacy, Medical Imaging, Anesthesiology, Civil Engineering, Software Engineering, International Trade, majority seats (1/2-2/3) are reserved for students of foundation programs. The majority seat of scholarship is also reserved for them as well. It is really a good choice for student to ensure a seat of bachelor, and scholarship. As to details about the scholarship for EMI bachelor program, please visit: http://international.zzu.edu.cn/en/article/detail?cid=53&pid=53&detail=101.

Excellent international applicants are welcome to choose these programs.

Target Students

1) Students who cannot meet the entry requirements of bachelor program (such as no IELTS test result, or without top academic record)

2) Students who aim to ensure their early admission to hot bachelor program, or to increase the success rate of scholarship application

Study Schedule

March to September 2023

1) Module learning: March -July 2023

2) Module review: July to September 2023

Application Period

From November 1 to January 1


An aspiring student can apply directly or through an authorized agency of the university.

Online Application Web Portal: https://zzu.17gz.org

Contact Information

International Admission Office of Zhengzhou University