Duke Kunshan University

Duke Kunshan University

Located just outside of Shanghai, Duke Kunshan University offers students a world-class education culminating in a US degree from Duke University and a Chinese degree from Duke Kunshan University. With students and faculty from around the world, Duke Kunshan offers a uniquely global academic experience. Students enjoy the benefit of studying on both the Duke Kunshan campus in China and the Duke University campus in the US. Courses are taught in English and are primarily conducted in small-sized, discussion-based classes.

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From material science to political economy, choose one of our well-rounded and engaging interdisciplinary majors. Coursework can be complemented by research, internships, co-curricular activities, and electives inside or outside your major. Learn more


The experience of living and learning within a close-knit community in both Kunshan, China and Durham, USA, offers you endless opportunities to explore your interests and challenge yourself. Activities, clubs and athletics are tailored to meet student needs. Learn more


Admission to Duke Kunshan is highly competitive. Our student body is comprised of talented and motivated students from diverse backgrounds who want to impact the world in a positive way. If you are globally minded and ready for a challenge, we encourage you to apply. Learn more


Duke Kunshan is committed to offering excellent financial aid and scholarship packages to ensure the removal of financial barriers for top-tier candidates from around the world. Learn more

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