Application Requirements

Application Deadlines

Early Action – November 15
Regular Decision – April 15
To apply as an international student in JI, please click Apply Now.

Contact Information

More information, please call  or email.
Phone: +86-21-3420-6045 ext. 4492

Required Materials

Test Scores

Either SAT (JI code: 6563) or ACT (JI code: 6983) with writing test scores are required. For students without SAT or ACT test scores, please contact International Undergraduate Recruitment Office at

If you apply with A-level scores, you need to apply with Math A or above; If you apply with International Baccalaureate (IB), you need to apply with Math HL 5 or above.

English language requirements

For non-native speakers of English, either TOEFL (iBT, JI code: 6210) or IELTS score is required.
TOEFL (iBT): Total score 84 or above. Mybest Scores are accepted.
IELTS: Overall 6.0 or above.

Exceptions: You may be exempted from providing any of these exams if your SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score is 650 or above, or if both your ACT Reading and English scores are 27 or above, and if you have recently completed at least 4 years of rigorous academic study in any of the following countries: Anguilla, Antigua, Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Canada (except Quebec), Cayman Islands, Dominica, England, Federated, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Seychelles, Shetland Islands, St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States (other than Puerto Rico), US Virgin Islands, Wales. (Those in American Schools and British Schools abroad may also be exempted if at least 4 years of rigorous academic study has recently been completed if scores meet above standards.)

Recommendation Letters

Two recommendation letters are required: one from your high school counselor and one from a core academic teacher.

High School Transcripts

We pay special attention to math, physics, chemistry and other related subjects. Please arrange to have official copies of your transcripts in English sent to us by all high schools you attended.

Areas of Interest

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering


Minor in

Minor in
Computer Science

Minor in
Data Science

Minor in
China Study