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  • Locations: Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: RMIT applicants only
  • Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

    All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.
Dates / Deadlines:

Exchange Program (Semester/Year) applicants: Scroll down to the Program Description to view exchange application deadlines.

All other programs: There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Key Experience Criteria
Key Experience Criteria
Study level: Postgraduate, Undergraduate Program type: Global Summer Programs
About your Experience
Fudan University SOEIMPORTANT NOTE: STUDENTS MUST FOLLOW THE PROCESS BELOW AND CONTACT THIS UNIVERSITY DIRECTLY. Applications received via external providers may not be legitimate! Students are urged to be careful and not accept any discounted rates from anyone without contacting the host university DIRECTLY as per the instructions below.
Program details:
  • Program Dates: 03 - 25 December 2018
    • NOTE: Only the above dates have been endorsed. Any future programs through this host are subject to future approval by RMIT
  • Places as per host institution availability 
Fudan International Winter Session (FIWS) is held by School Of Economics, Fudan University, offering courses in Finance, Economics, Chinese Culture and Society. All courses are taught by experienced professors and lecturers from Fudan University. FIWS will arrange various activities, providing students with opportunities to have intercultural communication and real experience of China's rapid economic development.

FIWS Courses:
Each course is designed as 54 credit hours, which equals 3 Fudan credits. After successful completion of the course study, students will be awarded a program certificate and an official Fudan transcript. Students who wish to transfer course credits back to their home institutions are advised to consult with the appropriate academic authorities at their own institutions in advance.
Fudan University SOE course Access the FIWS course syllabus (UG and PG) here.

1. Company visit: Baosteel
Bao Steel located in Baoshan District of Shanghai.
  • A typical enterprise arising from China’s reform and opening
  • Set up in 1978
  • By the end of 2014, Baosteel had a workforce of 130,000 spreading all over the globe.
  • Export to more than 40 countries and regions
2. Field trip/s: Suzhou, Hangzhou
3. Cultural experience: making shanghai dumplings, Chinese paintings, Chinese calligraphy, martial arts, tea ceremony
4. Lectures from business elites

  • Any RMIT students (must be approved by study plan to receive RMIT credit)
Program cost:

FIWS Tuition

Number of Selected Courses

Before Sep.15th, 2018

Before Oct.15th, 2018

Before Nov. 15th, 2018

1 Course

RMB 18,000

RMB 20,000

RMB 22,000

2 Courses

RMB 23,000

RMB 25,000

RMB 27,000

Application Fee

RMB 400


Additional costs to consider (but not limited to):
  • Flights
  • Host Country Visa (if applicable)
  • Accommodation
  • Personal Expenditure
  • Additional travel insurance coverage
Travel Insurance:
Students on approved overseas activities receive complimentary travel insurance (policy number: 41443), although you may require additional cover depending on your circumstances.
For more detailed information, please refer here.

Academic Credit at RMIT:
This is an opportunity for you to gain credit for your degree during the RMIT semester break.
  • The exact credit will need to be discussed with your RMIT Academic Area. You will need to complete a study plan as part of your application as per the application process below.
  • 3 Fudan credits is considered approximate to 12 RMIT credit points
NOTE: if approved to receive academic credit you will enrol into study abroad EXTL placeholder courses for which you will pay not tuition fees to RMIT.

For more info about the accommodation arrangement or support, check here.
Application and Registration process:
  1. Discuss this opportunity with your RMIT Academic area. Seek study plan approval about where this will fit in your RMIT program structure. 
  2. Apply directly to Fudan University, School of Economics (FIWS) here
  3. Upon acceptance from FIWS, register through Mobi by 07 Dec 2018. Registrations must include:
    • confirmation/acceptance letter from Fudan University, School of Economics
    • Your RMIT school-approved study plan (if you are claiming academic credits)
  4. The RMIT Global Experience Office (GEO) will review and process your registration, and provide you with additional information such as predeparture.
There may be alternative ways to fund your trip. Please check the Scholarships website and Global  Experience website for funding options.

Fudan contact for FIWS queries:
Fudan IWS Coordinator
International Programs Ofiice
School of Economics, Fudan University
Add: RM408, No. 600 Quoquan Road, Shanghai, China
Tel: +86(21)5566-4509
Mobile: +86 178 2175 6606
WeChat: 17821756606

RMIT contact for Mobi registration queries:
Philippa Scott
Global Experience Advisor (Short-Term programs)


Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.