2020 STA Spring Semester Program for Chinese Language Student


Chinese Language Program

Chinese language courses are taught by experienced language teachers.

The  elementary level courses include reading, speaking and listening. The  medium level and above include writing, Chinese culture, etc. There will  be free optional classes in the afternoon, such as Tai Chi, Tutorial  Session, Pronunciation, Calligraphy,etc.


Chinese  language program is taught in six levels: A (without previous  knowledge), B, C, D, E, F Students will be put into diferent levels  according to the result of the entrance exam. The spring program usually  starts from March every year, and the autumn program starts from  September, 18 to 20 weeks per semester and 20 sessions per week. Class  time is 8:30 to 11:40 every morning, from Monday to Friday. HSK3-4  intersive training course is for students aiming to pass HSk Level3-4  exam, 8 hours per week,Class time is 18:00-20:00,from Monday to  Thursday.



2020 Spring program: March 2,2020-July 3,2020

Application deadline: Jan 5,2020

Registration date (for old students): Feb. 27,2019(Thursday)

Registration date(for new students): Feb. 28,2019(Friday) placement test 900am, please don’t be late for the test.



Tuition: RMB9,000 per semester

HSK3-4 intersive training course tuition: RMB6,500 per semester

Books:RMB300 per semester, RMB200 per semester(HSK3-4 intersive training course)

Transferred  students: We accept transferred students who are none beginners of  Chinese language during the semester, please consult the International  Students Ofice(ISO) irst.


Application process

Application requirements

1\With high school certiicate(or equals)or above

2\Above the age of 18 and under 60

3\Valid foreign passport



1\Go to iso.sta.edu.cn online application system to ill in your application form.

2\We will check your application documents and contact you via email.

3\Once  the application accepted please pay your registration fee RMB  400,tuition fee and book fee to our inancial ofice. You can choose pay  directly in the inancial ofice or transfer it to us.


Account information


Account: 31001539700050012523

Bank: China Construction Bank, Shanghai Yanan Road Branch

Bank Ad: 200 Zhen Ning Road, Shanghai, China ,Post code 200040

Tel: 0086-21-62261037




International Students Ofice, Shanghai Theatre Academy

630 Huashan Road, Shanghai China 200040

Tel: 0086-21-62485215      Email: staiso@hotmail.com

Contact person: He Xiuwen



Wechat: tingolovegoogle  



STA  will issue the Admission Letter and JW202 Form to the students within  20 days after your application approved and you pay the tuition fee and  other fees.



Please  bring 3 passport-sized photos, the JW202 Form, Admission Letter and  Physical Exam-ination Record(not necessary for students who only study  for one semester)to STA and pay the student card service fee, insurance  fee, dormitory fee on the registration date.Any delay of admission must  be approved by the International Students Ofice.



STA will issue documents for the students to apply for Students Visa or Residence Permit.

Students  who will stay in China for more than 6 months should obtain a passport  and student visa(X1 visa).Students who will stay in China for less than 6  months should obtain a passport and a students visa (X2 visa).


Accommodation(Hua Shan Rd campus)

International  Students can apply for international students’ apartment, when they ill  in the application form please notify it. Price: 50 RMB per day per  person in a double room. 90 RMB per day per person in a single room.   Our apartments are limited, often administered on a irst-come,  irst-served basis.For those living of-campus, correct and detailed  address needs to be provided to the International Students’ Ofice.



According  to the regulations of Chinese Education Ministry, international  students should purchase mandatory Foreign Students Overall Insurance  during their stay in China. The insurance fee is RMB 800 per year, RMB  400 for four to six months.The insurance will be paid by the students  and processed by the International Students Ofice.

Website of the insurance company: http://lxbx.net/index-e.html



Address: Rm208 No.2 Zhongyi Building 630 Hua Shan Road, Shanghai, China

Zip Code: 200040

Tel: 86.21.62485215