Duke Kunshan University

Duke Kunshan University

Located in a dynamic, prosperous and historic city outside of Shanghai, China, Duke Kunshan University offers students a world-class education culminating in degrees from Duke University and Duke Kunshan.  With students and faculty from around the world, Duke Kunshan offers a uniquely global academic experience. The undergraduate academic program spans two continents – in Kunshan, at a state-of-the-art campus; and a two-semester experience at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Courses will be taught in English and will be 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 majors. Our students are challenged both within and outside of the classroom, deepening and applying their knowledge as they work to address real-world challenges. Learn more…
The experience of living and learning both in Kunshan, China and Durham, NC, USA, affords you educational opportunities that just can’t be found anywhere else. 
Admission to Duke Kunshan is highly competitive. Our international student body is comprised of intellectually curious and ambitious students with diverse backgrounds. If you think you are a good fit, we encourage you to apply. Learn more…
Duke Kunshan is committed to enrolling a highly talented and diverse student body. To help achieve these goals, we are dedicated to providing full or partial, merit-based or need-based scholarship and financial aids.
Please email us with your location information if you would like to speak with an admissions counselor. We have counselors based in both China and the US.  Learn more…
You are more than welcome to visit our campus for more information about our program, campus life, admission processes, etc. To do so, please sign up for one of the tours that we offer on a regular basis. If you can’t visit the campus, please take a virtual tour of our campus.


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