Funded student places at Shanghai Jiao Tong University Summer Programme

01 March 2016

Global Summer School 2016 

International Summer Session 2016

Summer Research Internship 2016


Interested students should contact Prof. Natascha Gentz (copy to Ed Craig) in the first instance and should submit a short CV (1 page) and personal statement (300 words) to Prof. Natascha Gentz (cc'd to Ed Craig) by Friday 11 March 2016

Succeccful candidates will be asked to present at a meeting with Shanghai Jiao Tong University on Monday March 21st 2016.

Accommodation, fees and insurance will be covered for 3 University of Edinburgh students to participate in summer programmes offered in 2016 by Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China. Students will be expected to pay for their own flights and subsistence. 

About SJTU Global Summer School 

The SJTU International Summer Research Internship Program seeks to promote international research collaboration and to enhance the academic environment at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. It offers top students from around the world the opportunity to work at world class research laboratories and study under prominent research professors. Students who gain valuable experience, research and preparation for further studies and work, and the chance to experience life in Shanghai.

Located in one of the most prosperous and dynamic cities in China, Shanghai Jiao Tong University offers a rare chance to learn about current affairs and issues in China. SJTU Global Summer School utilises this environment to offer a range of courses and packages in a variety of study areas from the ten colleges and schools from SJTU. The nearby Zizhu Science Park, with over 100 enterprise research centers, forms a strong atmosphere for innovation and R&D as well as promoting vigorous interaction between the academic community and industry through the fostering of innovative talents.