Q1 ： 2023年招生报名会因为疫情推迟进行吗？
Will the 2023 admission programs be postponed because of COVID-19?
No, all the 2023 admission programs are currently open and proceeding normally.
I want to apply for undergraduate/postgraduate program，does NPU have the spring semester intake?
There is no spring semester intake for degree students, only fall semester intake for international students. Non-degree programs can apply for spring semester admission.
What if I cannot register on time because of COVID-19?
NPU will announce the registration method according to the relevant policies. Please follow up the further notice on any of our official platforms.
Where I can find the offered programs for international students?
You can visit NPU official website and check the program list from the guide brochures for different levels. Official website http：//studyat.nwpu.edu.cn/BROCHURE.htm
Students from which countries are supposed to provide the non-criminal record? And what is the requirement of it?
The requirement may change because of the real-time policies. If the non-criminal record could not be provided temporarily due to any special circumstances, please submit a "Non Criminal Commitment". Applicants should provide the formal non-criminal record as soon as possible. Non-criminal record should be in Chinese or in English, notarized by the local authority and valid for at least 6 months. Translation will be required if the document is written in other languages.
Do I need to post my application documents to the university?
There is no need to post any hard copies to NPU, all the applications should be processed online. Applicants only need to fill in the online application and upload the required documents in NPU system (http：//admission.nwpu.edu.cn/en/index). NPU only accepts applications submitted via the online application portal. online Paper documents application will not be processed.
What is the procedure of interview?
Interview will be conducted online or on-site. The location for on-site interview will be at Youyi campus. For online applicants, the interview will be held on Skype/ZOOM/Tencent Meeting. After the school review, admission office/academic schools will announce the interview details through email.
I'm still studying and will graduate around June 2023. Can I apply for NPU by using the hope certificate?
Yes. If you haven't graduated from the previous high school/university/college, you can provide the hope certificate (pre-graduation certificate) officially issued by your current high school/university/college. The pre-graduation certificate must contain the certain date of graduation.
My previous study was taught in English and I have the English certificate issued by my previous university/school. Can I use it to replace the language proficiency?
A： 不可以。我校不接受学校开具的英语水平证明，学生必须提供有效的符合入学要求的雅思，托福，PTE学术考试，多邻国英语测试，剑桥国际A LEVEL英语, SAT或者剑桥英语五级证书。
No, we do not accept any English certificate issued by university/school. Applicants must to provide one of the results which includes IELTS, TOFEL, PTE, Duolingo English Test, A-LEVEL (English subject), SAT or Cambridge Main Suite Examinations. We strongly recommend Duolingo test,which is affordable and time saving.
For more information regarding Duolingo test, please refer to https：//www.duolingo.com/
How can I know that my application fee receipt has been submitted.
If the application fee paid successfully, there will be page prompt. And NPU will verify your payment within 3 working days, then you can click 'submit' application.
How to pay the initial fee? Will the initial fee be refunded? Where I can find the information of NPU bank account ?
Login to the NPU application system, click ‘Deposit Payment’, there will be two options：one is online payment (support Union-pay or VISA credit card) the other one is‘wire transfer’. Applicants need to keep the transfer receipt and upload it to the application system. To find the information of NPU bank account, please check it on our brochure https://studyat.nwpu.edu.cn/info/1089/2124.htm.the initial fee paid successfully, it will be refunded around three months after your successful registration at NPU.
Q12 ： 预注册费的收据在哪提交？
Where to submit the initial fee receipt?
Please choose the ‘Bank transfer’ option to submit your initial fee payment.
Q13 ： 为什么要缴纳预注册费？
What is the purpose of the initial fee?
In order to guarantee the enrollment rate, we will require the initial fee for all the degree program candidates. The initial fee will be fully refunded around three months after your successful registration at NPU.
Which delivery will be used to mail the admission documents?
We use EMS for postage within China, and use DHL/EMS for overseas mail.
The official language of our country is English. Why do i need to provide the English proficiency? How to define the native English speaking country?
Applicants (native English speakers) from the following countries are exempted from the English proficiency certificate：
Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Ireland, Barbados, Belize City, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines , Guyana, Jamaica, New Zealand, Saint Kitts and Nepal Vis, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom and the United States. To know more details https：//studyat.nwpu.edu.cn/info/1089/2124.htm.
Deadline is coming soon，I haven't provide all the required documents, is it possible to submit later?
All required documents need to be uploaded to the online application system before the deadline, otherwise your application will not be processed. Please prepared documents in advance.
Can Application fee be waived?
The application fee of 600 yuan must be paid, but we will organize live streams and webinars. The application fee may be able to be deducted or refunded by participating our activities.
After getting admitted, do I need to reserve the dormitory? Can I live off campus?
There is no need to make the dormitory reservation. NPU will uniformly allocate the dormitory for all freshmen after registration. Off-campus accommodation is generally not allowed without special circumstances for bachelors, but masters and PhD students can live off campus after request being approved.
What are the work internship opportunities in China?
We have many internship opportunities here in China that you can seek, also we have some TA positions here on campus, but students are not allowed to get a full-time job, since study is priority and also you are here with a study visa not a working visa.
What are the requirements for the English language requirement?
Q21 ： “中亚五国”留学生奖学金有多少个名额，该奖学金包括哪些国家？
How many seats are there for the five-Asian scholarships and which countries are included in this scholarship？
The Five-Asian scholarship cover students from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan. The scholarship seats allocated to NPU are however decided by the scholarship council.
Q22 : 我可以从其他类型的签证更改为学生签证吗？
Can I change from other types of visa to student-visa?
This situation of visa transfer is usually decided by the current polices at the Bureau of Exit and Entry in Xi’an, but NPU does its best to facilitate the process of transfer whenever applicable.
Q23 : 我目前正在另一所大学学习，我可以转学继续在NPU学习吗？
I am currently studying in another university，can I transfer to continue my studies at NPU?
NPU has partner universities that allow its students for various exchange programs. Aside these programs, students cannot make transfers on their own.
Q24 : NPU有博士后和教学职位吗？
Are there post-doctoral and teaching positions available at NPU?
Yes, you can contact a host professor that accepts to admit you for post-doctoral studies, or directly apply through the various positions published periodically on the official NPU website.
Q25 : 在NPU学习有年龄限制吗？
Are there any age limits for study at NPU?
A：是有限制的。本科学位申请者在注册时（2023 年 9 月）应在30 岁及以下。对于研究生学习，35岁以下的申请人可以申请硕士学位课程，而40岁及以下的申请人可以申请博士学位课程。
Yes, undergraduate degree applicants should be 30 years or below as at the time of registration (September, 2023). For postgraduate studies, applicants below 35 years can apply for masters degree programs while applicants 40 years and below can apply to PhD programs.
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