Institute of Gerontology

Departmental Requirements

1. Applicants should have basic Chinese skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing.
2. Applicants are required to provide a Chinese proficiency certificate (TOCFL or New HSK or relevant Chinese language certificate).
3. Priority goes to the applicants with Chinese lesson credits or a certificate of Chinese Proficiency test.
4. Applicants from non-English speaking countries are required to provide English proficiency certificate (such as TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS or GEPT).
5. The English proficiency certificate is not required for applicants whose previous degree is from an English-speaking country (Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa or the United States of America), but the applicants have to provide their diplomas as proof.
6. Applicants are also required to provide an autobiography in Chinese and English.