The Joint Institute has tuition-waived student exchange agreements with leading universities around the world. If you believe that your institution has an exchange agreement with the Joint Institute and/or Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), or your university is a member of the Global E³ Network
that the Joint Institute is also a member with, please contact your international programs office or go to the “How to apply
” page and view how to apply from a partner university.
Of course, the Joint Institute also welcomes students from other institutions as “free movers”. If you would like to spend a semester at the Joint Institute and your institution has no prior agreement with the Joint Institute or SJTU , please go to the “How to apply” page and scroll down to the “Direct-enroll Opportunities” to view how to apply from other institutions.