86-10-66413202 / 86-10-66414640
Office of International Students Room 1507, International Students’ Apartment Central Conservatory of Music No.43, Baojia Street, Xicheng District, Beiijng, China, 100031
Notes of Application for International Students in 2021
·Maximum Number of enrollment students: 6
Eligibility for Application
- Examinees of foreign nationalities must hold the graduation certificate (graduating students may submit an official document indicating their status as enrolled graduating students) from Senior High School and the transcripts.
- Examinees of foreign nationalities must hold a certificate for Level 3 or above of Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) and the result should be no less than 180 points（Certificate should be submitted before April 1, 2021）.
- According to the regulations specified in Notice of the Ministry of Education on standardizing the acceptance of international students in Chinese universities, the following regulations are made for international students who apply for undergraduate study in Central Conservatory of Music:
i. According to Chapter 5 of the Nationality Law of the People's Republic of China, if both or one of the parents are Chinese citizens and settled in a foreign country, the person who holds foreign citizenship at birth cannot hold Chinese citizenship. Starting from 2021, the applicants that act as international students to start the undergraduate program of colleges and universities must have held valid foreign passports or documents indicating their nationalities for at least 4 years in addition to the college’s other qualified registration requirements. Besides, they must have records of having settled abroad for over 2 years in the recent 4 years by the end of April 30 in the enrollment year. (The living up to 9 months abroad in 1 year can be counted as 1 year based on the dates indicated by the entry stamp or exit stamp on the passport.)
ii. Residents of the mainland, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan who apply for the undergraduate program of colleges and universities serve as international students after immigration and held foreign citizenship. Meanwhile, they should also qualify the first requirement above.
Means of Application
Only online application is acceptable for admission in the conservatory. Applicants may either refer to the admissions website of the conservatory: http://zhaoban.ccom.edu.cn , or enter the “Undergraduate Enrollment System” via the link “Admission” on the homepage of the official website: http://www.ccom.edu.cn .
From 01/11/2021 to 01/20/2021
Daily opening hours of the system: 09:00-21:00.
Applicants must complete all the registration procedures within the prescribed registration time. Overdue registration will not be accepted. The time for printing the admission ticket online and the examination schedule will be notified separately. Please pay attention to the undergraduate admission website: http://zhaoban.ccom.edu.cn .
The fee for application and examinations must be paid online with this portion of the application. The advisory telephone for online payment is 95188 (Ali Pay) or 95017 (We Chat).Those from the outside the mainland of China need to login in the official website of the China Union Pay at http://cn.unionpay.com for information about counseling telephones. The telephone of the Department of Finance in the conservatory is 0086 10 66418280.
·We do not accept the application by post or on-site. All examinees must apply online.
·The examination fees submitted by examinees will not be refunded whether the examinees are enrolled or not (including abandoning exams and being absent from exams).
·Examinees must show the original ID and admission ticket during attending the examination.
·If the candidate's repertoire does not match the repertoire in the submitted application form, the test score will be less than 50 points. Audition repertoire cannot be changed once submitted online.
II. Method of Application
i. Applicants applying for study in the conservatory with national scholarship or other public financial support shall apply to the relevant departments through diplomatic channels in the home countries in person.
ii. The self-financed international students can apply directly to the International Students’ Office at Central Conservatory of Music. Applicants may first download the “Application Form for International Students at Central Conservatory of Music” from http://liuxue.ccom.edu.cn and send it to the go to the email box: email@example.com. Other contact information about International Students’ Office are:
Telephone: 0086 10 66413202, Mailing Address: the International Students’ Office, Central Conservatory of Music, No.43 Baojia Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, P. R. China, Postcode: 100031.
After the information confirmed by the conservatory, applicants should upload the scanned version of the following application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org before April 1 2021:
1）Passport or document indicating the nationality;
2) Notarized graduation certificate from Senior High School (graduating students may submit an official document indicating their status as enrolled graduating students) and transcript (a copy is acceptable).
3) A certificate for Level 3 or above of Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) ( the score should be equal or more than 180 points)
Online Examination ONLY.
The applicants to the Voice & Opera Department should submit the prescreening video in the first round, and the operation method will be notified separately.
Upload time: January 21-28, 2021.
Upload URL: zhaoban.ccom.edu.cn.
The result of the first round exam will be announced separately. Subsequent rounds of exams will be announced after February 25, 2021, specific methods and arrangements will be notified separately.
The examination time of Composition Department, Conducting Department, Musicology Department, Music Education Department, Piano Department, Orchestral Instruments Department, Traditional Chinese Instruments Department, Violin Making and Research Center, Music AI and Information Technology Department will be announced after February 25, 2021, the specific methods and arrangements will be notified separately.
IV. Admission and Enrollment
The admission notice will be sent to the international students officially admitted as undergraduate students by post.
Screening and Probation of Enrolled New Students
The first three months after the enrollment is the screening period for the enrolled new students. The first academic year is the probation period for the enrolled new students. During the period, the conservatory will have their nationality identified, professional courses, professional basic courses and physical exams reviewed. Those who are not eligible for admission or have played favoritism and committed irregularities will have their academic status cancelled immediately once discovered.
According to the provision of National Ministry of Education, the conservatory charges tuition fees. All the enrolled new students in 2021 must pay tuition. Approved by the price control department, the tuition is aimed to be 38000 Chinese Yuan/person/year for international students of all undergraduate majors in the conservatory.
Note: After the announcement of the Enrollment Guide, if the tuition standard of the conservatory was adjusted with approval from relevant competent department, the new standard tuition fees might be charged according to the new policy.
Instruments requirements after Enrollment
After being admitted, examinees must prepare all the instruments by themselves except piano, percussion instruments (excluding snare drum) and harp. Unified stipulation will be laid down by the conservatory for the standards of costumes, which students need to prepare by themselves when participating in all kinds of art practice.
i. Government-supported students must register with the International Students’ Office (Room 1529, New Apartment Building for International Students) and the Office of Academic Affairs on the specified date with the JW201 form, the admission notice, health check-up report, CSC materials and six half-length photos (3.5 X 4.5cm).
ii. Self -financed students must register with the International Students’ Office (Room 1529, New Apartment Building for International Students) and the Office of Academic Affairs on the specified date with the admission notice, health check-up report, and six half-length photos (3.5 X 4.5cm).
iii. All new students must go to Beijing Inspection Quarantine for the health certification within a specified time after entering China with their own passports, “Physical Examination Record for Foreigner” and the reports of the blood test. Those holding unqualified “Physical Examination Record for Foreigner” or the reports of the blood test will be required to undergo a physical examination again. Those students who reject the physical examination or have the disease indicated by the examination result, thus disqualifying the entry as prescribed by the Chinese law, shall be ordered to leave China and return to their home countries.
iv. In accordance with the provisions of the Ministry of Education of China, the international students who study in China for more than six months should purchase group comprehensive insurance in mainland China.