Welcome to Yunnan Normal University

Admissions Guide for Taiwan High School Graduates, YNNU,2014

Yunnan Normal University (henceforth YNNU) is located at the capital city of Yunnan province, Kunming, it’s a beautiful city where the weather is like spring all year round. It traces its founding back to the former Teachers College of the National Southwest Associated University which was established in 1938 by merging Peking University, Tsinghua University and Nankai University in the backdrop of the Anti-Japanese War, when these universities had to move south to Kunming. Now YNNU is co-supported by the Ministry of Education and Yunnan Provincial Government. It is one of the 100 key universities of the Midwest University Fundamental Capacity Building Project. YNNU is the only key normal university under the Jurisdiction of Yunnan Provincial Government. It consists of 25 schools, 2 independent schools, and more than 40 research institutes. YNNU has 10 disciplines—literature, history, philosophy, law, education, management, science, technology, economics and arts, 86 undergraduate majors, 1 mobile post-doctoral station, 7 PhD program in second–class disciplines, 26 MA programs in first-class disciplines, 130 MA programs in second-class disciplines, ten of which are professional master’s programs like Laws and MBA. It is one of the first 24 leading universities in China that offer the Master’s Program for Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages. In 2003, approved by the Ministry of Education, YNNU has become the only key provincial university in Yunnan Province that is qualified to admit students from Taiwan. YNNU, with teacher education as its characteristic, it also features a balance between the Humanities and the Sciences, a solid foundation and coordinated development of disciplines.

A. Type of Institution and Locations

1. MOE code: 10681

2. Locations (2 campuses):

1) The main campus at Chenggong: 768 Juxian Street, Chenggong district, kumming, Yunnan, 650500, People’s Republic of China.

2) The National Southwest Associated University campus at Yi-Er-Yi Avenue: 298 Yi-Er-Yi Avenue, Kunming, Yunnan, 650092, People’s Republic of China.

3. Programs: The University is authorized to offer different levels of education, from undergraduate to PhD.

4. Type of Institution: Public higher institution, a key university under the jurisdiction of Yunnan Province.

5. Program Duration:A bachelor’s degree requires 4-year full-time study on campus.

6. Graduation Requirements: Students who have finished and passed all the courses required by the curriculum or have earned the required number of credits will be granted a graduation diploma of Yunnan Normal University and a bachelor’ degree in accordance with the Regulations on Academic Degrees of the People’s Republic of China.

7.Overseas Chinese students and students from Hong Kong, Macau SAR and Taiwan may apply for exemption from the courses of military training and political theories, and their studies will be managed by Regulations on Administration of Students in Regular Higher Education Institutions and other relevant regulations issued by the Ministry of Education. They should return to where they come from after graduation.

B. Majors, Admission Plan, Fees and Tuition, and Accommodations

1. Please visit our website (http://zsb.ynnu.edu.cn) for more information on majors that admit students from Taiwan.

2. Tuition and Fees (in RMB)




Accommodation Fee (ordinary dorm. on the campus of Yi-Er-Yi avenue)

Accommodation Fee (apartment for 6 persons on the main

campus at Chenggong)

Accommodation Fee (apartment for 4 persons on the campus of Yi-Er-Yi Avenue& the main campus at Chenggong)
































10.Applied Arts



11.Higher Vocational Education



12.Higher Vocational Arts Education



13.Arts(Applied arts, Teacher Training)



14.Chinese-Foreign cooperative programs【Social sports guidance and management(the Service and Management of Golf)、Animation】



15.Chinese-Foreign cooperative programs【Accounting】


To be confirmed

Remarks: The tuition for Chinese-Foreign cooperative programs【Accounting】subjects to the standard that ratified by Development and Reform Commission of Yunnan Province.

C. Application Requirements

Taiwan high school graduates whose General Scholastic Ability Test result is within the top 13 or 26 percentile and high school students who graduate from a School for the Children of Taiwan Businessmen on the Mainland and whose General Scholastic Ability Test result is within the top 51 percentile.

D. Application Procedure

Applicants need to fill in the YNNU Application Form for High School Students from Taiwan, 2014 (Attachment I), and e-mail it to us at zhaoban@ynnu.edu.cn before June 6, 2014. Meanwhile, you also need to mail your application materials to: Admissions Office, Admissions & Employment Center, Yunnan Normal University, 768 Juxian Street, Chenggong District, Kunming, Yunnan 650050, People’s Republic of China. Your application package should include the following:

1) Application Form

2) Photocopy of the academic report of the General Scholastic Ability Test (GSAT) (the original one needs to be submitted when you come for the interview).

3) Student ID

4) Photocopy of Taiwan Identity Card

5) 2 passport photos (in size of 2.5 cm×3.5 cm)

6) Physical examination certificate (issued by a county-level hospital or above county level)

E. Admission Process

Your application materials will be verified by our professors, and the candidate list will be released at http://zsb.ynnu.edu.cn before June 16, 2014. You can inquire online. Your admission will be decided according to your performance in the interview, your grade of the General Scholastic Ability Test (GSAT), etc. We will choose the best students to join us on the basis of quality.

F. Interview

The specific time and place of the interview will be released along with the candidate list.

G. If there is anything left unaddressed, it will be updated at our website: http://zsb.ynnu.edu.cn by the Admissions office, and we will send you an e-mail as well, please pay attention to it.

H. Registration & Physical Examination:

1.The admitted Taiwan students are required to come to Yunnan Normal University for registration before the deadline indicated on the Admission Notice of Yunnan Normal University.

2. The admitted students are required to take a physical examination within three months after registration. Those who fail to meet the health criteria for the programs they have chosen can confer with the university on the possibility of transfer to other undergraduate programs; for those who are confirmed upon examination to be ineligible for studying in the university due to health reasons, the university will treat the case according to relevant articles as specified in Regulations of Yunnan Normal University on the Records Management of Full-time Undergraduate Students.

I. Supplementary Provisions

1. This Admissions Guide is exclusively applied to the admission of Taiwan high school graduates in 2014.

2. Admissions Office of the Admissions & Employment Center, Yunnan Normal University, reserves the right for the final interpretation of this Admissions Guide.

J. Contact Us:

Address: 768 Juxian Street, Chenggong District Kumming, Yunnan 650500

Website: http://zsb.ynnu.edu.cn

E-mail: zhaoban@ynnu.edu.cn wsunnyting@hotmail.com

Tel & Fax: 86-871-65912887、65912755、65910379 (Chenggong Main Campus)

86-871-65516256(Yi-Er-Yi Campus)