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1/10/2014 Page 1 of 21 A BRITISH UNIVERSITY DEGREE – IN SHANGHAI ! A UNIQUE COLLABORATIVE VENTURE BETWEEN USST AND 9 LEADING UK UNIVERSITIES
1/10/2014 SBC OVERVIEW SBC is a University College of USST SBC is a JV with 9 UK Partner Universities USST Was Established in 1906 USST Now Has ~20,000 Students SBC Was Established in 2006 SBC Now Has ~2,000 Students 5-10% International Students SBCs Principal: Prof. Ian Gow OBE Over 90 Staff Mainly From UK Students Receive UK Degree Degree Costs about half of UK Cost
1/10/2014 SBCS JV PARTNER UNIVERSITIES U of Shanghai for Science & Technology University of Bradford University of Huddersfield University of Leeds Leeds Metropolitan University Liverpool John Moores University Manchester Metropolitan University University of Salford The University of Sheffield Sheffield Hallam University * Northern Consortium of UK Universities
1/10/2014 SBC COURSES OVERVIEW Programmes Taught in English Bachelors Honours (BA, BSc & BEng) Business and Engineering Schools Foundation Certificates (1Yr) Business/Engineering Diplomas (1Yr) Internships & Work-Study Programmes UK Student Exchange Programmes Credits Transferrable to UK Universities Free Optional Chinese Classes Flexible Courses and Pathways Quality Assurance From Britain
1/10/2014 FLEXIBLE COURSES AND PATHWAYS Degree Course Subjects Awarding University Events Management University of Huddersfield Business Management University of Sheffield Manufacturing Systems Engineering Liverpool John Moores University Industrial Electronics and Control Engineering Liverpool John Moores University Pathways: 3+03 Years at SBC Shanghai 2+12 Years at SBC, 1 Year in UK Years SBC, 1 Year in UK, 1 Year SBC 1+2*1 Years at SBC, 2 Years in UK * Broad Range of Subjects Available for 1+2 Pathway (1 Year at SBC + 2 Years at one of the 9 UK Partner Universities), see next page
1/10/2014 Business: Accountancy Acc. & Finance Acc. with Financial Services Acc. with Law Acc. with Financial Mgmt. Advertising Mgmt. & Brand Mgmt. Air Transport & Logistics Mgmt. Business Mgmt. Bus. & HR Mgmt. Bus. & Financial Mgmt. Bus. & Marketing Bus. & Public Relations Bus. Communications Bus. Economics Bus. IT Bus. Studies Events Management Economics Economics & Finance Economics & International Economics Economics & Mgmt. Economics for Business Financial Economics Financial Service, Planning & Mgmt. HR Mgmt. Hospitality Mgmt. International Bus. & Economics International Bus. & Finance International Business Logistics & Supply Chain Mgmt. Management Management with Marketing Marketing Marketing Mgmt. Retail Marketing Mgmt. Sport Business Mgmt. Sports Mgmt. Transport & Logistics Mgmt. Tourism Mgmt. Tourism Mgmt. with Events Travel & Tourism Mgmt. Engineering: Audio Acoustics Aeronautical & Aerospace Engineering Automotive Engineering Computer Studies Computer Technology Electronic and Electrical Engineering Electronic and Communication Engineering Electronic Engineering Electrical Engineering Electronics & Renewable Energy Systems Electronics & Nanotechnology Energy Engineering Industrial Electronics & Control Engineering Information Systems Information Technology & Multimedia Computing Mechatronics & Robotics Music Multimedia and Electronics Manufacturing Systems Engineering Mechanical & Marine Engineering Mechanical & Automotive Engineering Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering with a year in Industry Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering Mechatronic & Robotic Engineering Medical Engineering Software Engineering COURSES AVAILABLE WITH 1+2 PATHWAY
1/10/2014 NEW COURSES AVAILABLE WITH 3+0 PATHWAY Events Management (with Chinese) Industrial Electronics & Control Engineering (with Chinese) Industrial Electronics & Control Engineering (with Management) Manufacturing Systems Engineering (with Chinese) Manufacturing Systems Engineering (with Management) Note: Please note all degree options above are subject to student numbers
1/10/2014 "SURVIVAL CHINESE" & "WITH CHINESE" COURSE OPTIONS Option A: "Survival Chinese Yes - I am interested to take a degree taught in English with one additional free module of "Survival Chinese" (non-credit) each semester of the first year at SBC. Students at higher levels are not suitable to take Option A. This option will allow students to receive an "Attendance Certificate" from SBC based on satisfactory attendance and passing the course requirements, and should significantly enhance career prospects. Option B: "With Chinese Yes - I am interested to take a degree taught in English with one module of Chinese "required for- credit" each semester during Years 2, 3 and 4. Students may join Option A above during Year 1. Available with the following courses (for pathway 4+0 only): BA Events Management (with Chinese) from University of Huddersfield BA Industrial Electronics and Control Engineering (with Chinese) from Liverpool JM University BA Manufacturing Systems Engineering (with Chinese) from Liverpool JM University This option will allow students to receive a bachelors degree graduation certificate from the UK university that actually states ("With Chinese") and should greatly enhance career prospects. * Please note that the "with Chinese" options will be subject to numbers.
1/10/2014 ATTRACTIVE CAMPUS – FANTASTIC LOCATION Beautiful Grounds and Gardens Historic European Buildings Modern Library & Computer Labs Newly Equipped Sports Facilities International Flats on Campus First Class Language Labs Hi-Tech Engineering Labs Exciting Live Events on Campus Campus Clubs and Societies In the Heart of Shanghai Small and Intimate Community Shops, Cafes, Restaurants, Movie Theatres, Parks, Museums, Art Galleries very close to Campus 5 Minutes to Metro Lines 1 & 10 Beside Asias Largest Concert Hall Close to Chinas Largest Library Close to Shanghais Tourist Spots
1/10/2014 ON-CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION Block A (Refurbished in 2008) Single Occupancy (Cost: 30,000RMB/per Academic Year) Shared 2-Bed Room (Cost: 15,000RMB/per Academic Year) Shared 3-Bed Room (Cost: 9,500RMB/per Academic Year) Block B (Refurbished in 2012) Single Occupancy (Cost: 36,000RMB/per Academic Year) Shared 2-Bed Room (Cost: 18,000RMB/per Academic Year) Shared 3-Bed Room (Cost: 12,500RMB/per Academic Year)* Shared 4-Bed Room (Cost: 8,800RMB/per Academic Year)* Please note that you will need to bring your own personal items, including linens, bedding etc. *For Block B shared 3-bed room & shared 4-bed room there are no mattress provided. Students in these rooms are each provided with upper bunk-bed sleeping units, with desk and bookcase. Furniture is stored under the desk, or in specially designated lockers.
1/10/2014 OFF-CAMPUS SERVICED APARTMENTS Hotel Name: Rayfont Shanghai Celebrity Hotel Apartment Location: No.7 ZhaoJiaBang Rd. at Ruijing Road intersection Distance from SBC: Less than 1 km Facilities & Services: House Keeping Twice per week; Free Gym, Pool, Sauna, Club; Free gas, water, electricity and internet; 24 hours security. Monthly Price Range: Single or shared between RMB 2, ,000
1/10/2014 STUDENT CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES Music Society Entrepreneurs Debate Society ACC Cosplay Society Sign Language Club Football Club Badminton Society Touch Rugby Art and Music Group Basketball Club Music Band Cooking Club Magic Club Karate Club Taekwondo Club Archery Club English Corner Tennis Club Photography Club
1/10/2014 WHY SHANGHAI ? International Living Environment Centre of Art, Culture and Cuisine Sports, Entertainment and Night-Life One of Worlds Largest Seaports Business & Trading Exhibition Venue The Emerging Finance Hub of Asia Fantastic Internship and Career Opportunities for SBC Students
1/10/2014 WHY CHINA ? China Increasingly Important Globally Despite The Global Economic Crisis Chinas GDP was up 7.8% in 2012 Huge Opportunities for Good Graduates with China Experience Knowledge of Chinese Language and Culture are in Demand Source: National Bureau of Statistics of China National Economic and Social Development Communique
1/10/2014 TOTAL ANNUAL COSTS TO STUDY AT SBC IN SHANGHAI Living costs are the most recent estimates available and are estimated at exchange rates as of 09/27/2012. International Scholarships available (RMB 3, ,000). ANNUAL COSTSRMBUSDGBP ITEMLOWHIGHLOWHIGHLOWHIGH Tuition Fees66,000 10,427 6,445 Registration Fee (Years 1 & 2)5, Visa Application Fee Internet and Utilities (Average)1, Book Fee (Year 1 only)1, Accommodation Fee / Year8,80036,0001,3905, ,516 Living Costs (Shanghai) / Year20,00040,0003,1606,3191,9533,906 TOTAL PER YEAR103,200150,40016,30423,76010,07614,686 Exchange Rate to Chinese RMB
1/10/2014 STANDARD ACADEMIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS SBC may consider applications from students who have not met the standard entry criteria above on a case-by-case basis. ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONSFoundation YearYear 1 Entry UK A Levels (Math & Physics for Engineering) N/A2 Ds A2 Level 1 EN/A AS Level 2 EsN/A International Baccalaureate 22 Points24 Points SATs and APs N/A2 APs Grade 3 GCSE / IGCSE / O Level (Including Math & English) AAABBN/A
1/10/2014 WHY CHOOSE SBC ? Flexible Courses and Pathways World Class Education Fantastic Location Great Employability Prospects Good Value for Money
1/10/2014 SBC EMPLOYABILITY PROSPECTS
1/10/2014 COMPANIES HIRING SBC GRADUATES
1/10/2014 HOW TO APPLY Please contact SBC International Office for Application Form. completed Application Form to International Office. scanned support documents to the International Office: a. Original Certificate of School Attendance or Graduation Certificate with seal* b. Original Academic Transcripts and School Certificates with seal (if available)* c. Personal Statement & Resume with signature d. Non-Native English Speakers require copies of IELTS or original TOEFL test report form (or equivalent) e. Copy of Passport ID page and Chinese visa (if applicable) f. Two Recommendation Letters NB: With notarised English translation documents if applicable
1/10/2014 HOW TO CONTACT If you are interested in applying to study at SBC or you would like to arrange a campus tour, please contact our International Office at: T: F: Website: Address: No Middle Fuxing Road, Shanghai, , PRC Directions to Campus Take Metro Lines 1 or 10 to the South Shanxi Road Station. Walk south on South Shanxi Road for 200 meters. Turn right (west) into Fuxing Zhong Road for 20 meters. Campus gate on left.