University (DHU), formerly China Textile University, was founded in 1951.
Located in the downtown area in Shanghai and adjacent to Hongqiao Economic
Development Zone, DHU is one of the state-key universities directly under the
Ministry of Education of China. Its feature disciplines, such as Fashion Design,
Textile Engineering, International Trade, Material Science, and Information
Technology have received high reputation both domestically and
is a multi-disciplinary university with a wide range of undergraduate and
graduate degree programs across a vast field of disciplines including
engineering, economics, management, literature and art, laws, science, and
education. It has 13 colleges and schools, offering 54 undergraduate
programs, 59 master’s degree programs, 30 doctoral degree programs, and 5
postdoctoral research programs, among which are 6 state key disciplines and 7
Shanghai municipal key disciplines. Academic achievements have found
applications in areas such as aeronautics, military science, new material,
architecture, and environment protection. The number of valid patents ranks top
12 among Chinese colleges and universities.
are more than 2,800 faculty and staff, and over 30,000 enrolled students at DHU.
The employment rate maintains 100% for post graduates and over 95% for
undergraduates in the past several years. So far, DHU has established
cooperation with over 100 well-known oversea universities, research institutions
and enterprise. DHU also successfully held international conferences and forums
in the fields such as textile, fashion, and material.
early as 1954, DHU commenced to accept international students who were among the
first group of overseas students enrolled by Chinese universities. To date, DHU
has brought up a huge number of international students from over 130 countries.
Almost all of undergraduate programs, postgraduate and research programs are
open to international students. Besides, non-degree programs including Chinese
language programs, Degree-Preparation program, advanced study programs, and a
variety of short-term programs are available to international