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  • Locations: Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • 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
RMIT schools: Any compatible discipline Program type: Global Summer Programs
About your Experience
Tongji snipIMPORTANT 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: 24 December 2018 to 18 January 2019
    • 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 
Tongji CEIE Academic Mobility Program will be providing innovative and English taught courses which run for 3- 4 weeks in Siping Campus, Tongji University. Please see here for more information.

Tongji Courses:
Courses are offered in:
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • The Environment and Sustainable Engineering Systems
  • Project Management
  • Engineering Contracts
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Asian Management
  • International Finance
  • Drawing and Sketching
  • Cultural Immersion: Art, Society and Architecture
Tours:    Apart from the academic courses, students will be given the opportunity to take a tour around Shanghai and various national corporations to gain first hand insight into the daily operations of these large companies in Shanghai.

  • Any RMIT students approved via study plan (except from the College of Business)
Program cost:
Check the Tongji tuition and fees page for more information.

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. 6 Tongji credits is considered approximate to 12 RMIT credit points (but this must be approved by your RMIT School!)
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.

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 Tongji here. 
  3. Upon acceptance from Tongji, register through Mobi by 07 Dec 2018. Registrations must include:
    • confirmation/acceptance letter from Tongji
    • 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.

Tongji contact for queries:

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.