Chongqing University

Exterior shot of Chongqing University

At a Glance

Program offerings:

  • Two-week summer program

Chongqing, China is large city of more than 8 million people located in southwest China. Chongqing University is situated on the south bank of the Yangtze River and at the foot of Mount Qinglong, with a beautiful campus covering an area of over 100 hectares.

Founded in 1951, the University has developed into a multi-disciplinary university after over 50 years of growth. The School of Civil Engineering is ranked among the top 8 civil engineering schools in mainland China and is one of the most recognized programs within Chongqing University.

Currently, Chongqing Jiaotong University has a number of prestigious specialties in civil engineering including highway engineering, bridge and structure engineering, harbor and waterway transportation, together with other non-engineering specialties such as management, science, economics and arts.

The school includes the following departments:

  • Department of Building Engineering
  • Department of Land Surveying
  • Department of Fundamentals

Research institutes are set up for graduate education and research in the following areas:

  • Structural engineering
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Disaster prevention and protection engineering
  • Bridge and road engineering
  • Engineering construction
  • Geology engineering
  • Land surveying engineering
  • Architectural mechanics
  • Architectural drawing

How to Apply

Please contact Julia McMillin in the College of Engineering at for additional information.