Chinese (including Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau) applicant: RMB 1,000
International applicant: USD 180
The tuition fee for the 18-month MBA programme for the MBA2021 is not finalized yet, for MBA2020 class is RMB 408,000.
Students who have successfully received Student Loans are required to pay, upon registration, the part of the tuition not covered by the loan. Students without Student Loan are required to pay 70% of the entire tuition fee upon registration and the remaining 30% should be paid no later than 1 week before the end of Term 4.
Tuition fee covers:
Teaching materials (excluding textbooks)
Use of Internet resources through the campus network
Access to the school's databases which are open to MBA students
Students can choose to live on or off campus. On CEIBS campus, there are four student dormitory buildings. Each room is equipped with telephone, air-conditioning, bathroom, computer network connection, and satellite TV hook-up. Dormitory Fee is RMB3,000 per month. (single room, including charges for water, electricity, air conditioning and wifi)
Payment should be wired to the school through the bank with the following account information:
Payment in USD
A/C Name: China Europe International Business School
A/C Number: 211580425132001
Bank Name: China Merchants Bank Shanghai Branch Nanxi Sub-branch
Bank Address: 100 Nanjing Xi Road, Shanghai, China
Swift Code: CMBCCNBS
Sender's Remarks: MBA 2021 Application Fee / Tuition Fee / Applicant's Name
For payment in RMB, please refer to the webpage in Chinese.
CEIBS MBA programme offers a rich and diversified scheme of financial aid to qualified candidates, both domestic and international.
Financial aid includes: merit based scholarships, diversity based fellowships, needs based education fund, company sponsored scholarships and social finance loans.
Our Financial Aid Office is here to help you finance your MBA studies. Backed by the large amount of financial aid offered in 2018, 30% of MBA 2020 students received scholarships or fellowships covering 20-100% of their tuition fees. In addition to this, 40% of MBA 2020 students received loans covering 25-100% of tuition fees.
Applicants are encouraged to apply early to ensure availability, and no extra forms are needed for any CEIBS offered scholarships. Over 1/3 of MBA2020 students received scholarships.
Scholarships for first-year students
CEIBS offers merit-based scholarship to first-year students. It is awarded based on applicants' academic and professional achievements, personal accomplishments, interview performance and potential contributions to the MBA programme. Admitted candidates will be automatically considered for this scholarship and there is no need for a separate application.
African Talent Scholarship
Business Leadership Scholarship
Latin American Talent Scholarship
Middle East & Central Asia Talent Scholarship
Outstanding Achievements Scholarship
Women Leadership Scholarship
Young Talent Scholarship
Scholarships listed below are offered by other CEIBS stakeholders:
(Only available for applicants in round 1 & round 2)
DDI-Shanghai Town & Country Scholarship
DDI-Shanghai Town & Country Scholarship is proudly sponsored by Mr. Li Hailin, Chairman of DDI Group and CEIBS alumnus. Commencing in 2013, the new DDI-Shanghai Town & Country Scholarship will finance RMB 150,000 of a new entering MBA student(two students per intake each year). The application process will begin during March of 2019. Candidates who are admitted in Round 1 or submit MBA applications in Round 2 will be provided the scholarship details in March. The final result will be announced no later than Apr. 30, 2019.
Greenwoods Scholarship is proudly sponsored by Greenwoods Asset Management. Mr. Jinzhi(Geroge) Jiang, Chairman of the broad and Mr. Liwei Zhuo, Managing Partner, they are all CEIBS alumni. Commencing in 2014, the Greenwoods Scholarship will finance a full tuition of a new entering MBA student. The application process will begin during March of 2019. Candidates who are admitted in Round 1 or submit MBA applications in Round 2 will be provided the scholarship details in March. The final result will be announced no later than Apr. 30, 2019.
Infineum Scholarship is proudly sponsored by Infineum (Shanghai) Additives Co. Ltd. Infineum's President Mr. Fu Limin is CEIBS EMBA2003 Alumnus. Commencing in 2016, Infineum Scholarship will finance RMB200,000 of a newly entering MBA student (one student per intake each year for the next five years 2016 - 2021). The scholarship selection for each candidate will be based both on merit and financial need. The application process will begin during March of 2019. Candidates who are admitted in Round 1 or submit MBA applications in Round 2 will be provided the scholarship details in March. The final result will be announced no later than Apr. 30, 2019.
Omnicom Group is a strategic holding company that manages a portfolio of global market leaders.
The Omnicom Scholarship will finance USD 20,000 of the tuition fees of a new entering MBA student (one student per intake each year). The scholarship selection will be based on performance on written essays. The application process will begin during March of 2019. Candidates who are admitted in Round 1 or submit MBA applications in Round 2 will be provided the scholarship details in March. The final result will be announced no later than Apr. 30, 2019.
Prosperity Fund Scholarship
Prosperity Fund Scholarship is proudly sponsored by Shanghai Prosperity Holdings. Commencing in 2017, the Prosperity Fund Scholarship will finance RMB15,000 for 2 new entering MBA students. The application process will begin during March of 2019. Candidates who are admitted in Round 1 or submit MBA applications in Round 2 will be provided the scholarship details in March. The final result will be announced no later than Apr. 30, 2019.
Shanghai Municipal Government Scholarship
The Shanghai Municipal Government Scholarships aim to encourage international candidates to study in China. Please download application form here.
Liu Ji Education Fund
The Liu Ji Education Fund awards one half tuition scholarships each year to support students from mainland China. The fund was established in 2006 by Prof. Liu Ji, Honorary President of CEIBS.
Wu Jinglian Education Fund
The Wu Jinglian Education Fund awards up to three RMB 100,000 scholarships each year to support students from mainland China with a demonstrated financial need. The fund was established in honour of Prof. Wu Jinglian, Baosteel Chair Professor of Economics at CEIBS and senior research fellow at Development Research Centre of the State Council of P.R.C.
Zhou Zongming Scholarship
Zhou Zongming Scholarship is proudly sponsored by Mr. Zhou Zongming, CEIBS EMBA2003 alumnus. Commencing in 2014, the new Zhou Zongming Scholarship will finance RMB 100,000 of the tuition fees of a new entering MBA student (one student per intake each year for the next ten years 2014-2023). This scholarship will be open to all new students, preference will be given to young students with leadership potential and who are fluent in Mandarin.
Scholarships listed below are available to students from specific region.
National Black MBA Association Scholarship
The National Black MBA Association has awarded over $5 million dollars in scholarships to minority students participating in both undergraduate and graduate programmes around the world. Today, the membership is over 9,000 and the Association has expanded its outreach to include 46 chapters and 28 collegiate chapters. CEIBS is glad to be an Official Partner of NBMBAA with the goal of promoting globalisation education and Asia knowledge among U.S. minorities.
Talentia Fellowship Programme
TALENTIA Fellowship Programme is an initiative by the Ministry for Innovation, Science and Enterprise in Andalusia, Spain, that provides postgraduate scholarships to student from Andalusia allowing them to study abroad in selected institutions, including CEIBS.
Selections for Talentia Fellowships are conducted in two phases: profile evaluation and personal interviews, conducted by the Talentia Selection and Evaluation Committee. Talentia Fellowships cover tuition fee, travel expenses and a living allowance (housing, health insurance). Click here for more details.
Scholarships for second-year students
Funded by Emerson, two Emerson Scholarships worth RMB20,000 are awarded to second-year students on the basis of performance in written essays and subsequent interviews.
Worldwide there are many local options for assisting students to finance their global education. They include local banks as well as other non-profit and government programmes dedicated to assisting students in their pursuit of higher learning. We encourage you to research these local options prior to applying. Please see below for some of the country specific loan and financing programmes CEIBS is affiliated with.