CUCAS, known as China's University and College Admission System, is an official online portal for international students applying to China's universities. It is jointly operated by CEAIE and Chiwest Ltd., a China’s leading IT company.
About CEAIE: Founded in 1981, China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE) is China’s nationwide not-for-profit organization conducting international educational exchanges and cooperation. Its headquarters is located in Beijing. See More>>
About Chiwest Ltd.: Founded in 2008, Chiwest Ltd. is a value-driven company with a passion for international students who will study abroad in China. The main business is China’s University application service, Education Software Sales and Advertising. More than 300 China’s Universities are using Chiwest Ltd. service.
We are committed to finding a quicker, easier and more cost-effective way for students applying to China's universities.
What does CUCAS offer?
–University application service
By using CUCAS application service, you can complete the application in 20 minutes. CUCAS consultants will help you to choose the suitable programs, and CUCAS Student Service Team will assist you to prepare the required documents.
Once Chinese universities have received your applications, CUCAS will regularly update you on the progress and phase of your application. CUCAS is responsible for getting admission information from universities and informing students about the admission decision online. CUCAS is commissioned to receive your admission package from universities and deliver it to you.
–Accommodation Booking Service
Qualified applicants can reserve university accommodations through CUCAS Accommodation Booking Service System. This service mainly provides options of student dormitories. You can book your accommodation after you login to your CUCAS account. CUCAS will also direct you to choose nearby hotels if you are not interested in living on campus. And yes, this service is FREE for students applying through CUCAS!
–Airport Pick-Up Service
CUCAS can provide you with an easy journey from airport to university.
When you arrive at the airport after thousands of miles' flying, you may have issues finding your way to your destination, not to mention if the taxi driver take you to the wrong place because of the language barrier, or you cannot find the registration place after your arrival.
Now, CUCAS Pickup Service will clear up all these worries. Our staff will meet you at the arrival area of airport, holding up a cardboard sign with YOUR NAME and CUCAS LOGO on it. Additionally, we have registration service for students arriving in Beijing. All you have to do is to book a flight and let us know your arrival time.
–Money Transfer Service
CUCAS Money Transfer Service is provided by CUCAS, aiming at easing troubles for international students in terms of paying their tuition fee, accommodation fee and living expenses. Our service contains:
1. Funds Upload Service: Overseas students can upload funds to their personal CUCAS e-wallet (unlimited transactions available).
2. Funds Withdrawal Service: Overseas students can transfer money from personal CUCAS e-wallet to a bank account opened in China, or withdraw cash directly (unlimited transaction available).
Founded in July 1981, China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE) is China's nationwide not-for-profit organization conducting international educational exchanges and cooperation. Its headquarters is located in Beijing, and it has a permanent secretariat office.
CEAIE has a full commitment to developing exchanges and cooperation between the Chinese educational community and other parts of the world, promoting the advancement of education, culture, science and technology, and strengthening understanding and friendship among the peoples of all countries and regions of the world.
Members & Partnership
In 1991, CEAIE was awarded 5A China Social Organization by Chinese Ministry of Civil Affairs.
CEAIE has provincial associations for international exchanges in 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities as well as local chapters in 16 major cities. Its members include 517 institutions from the entire education sector in China.
CEAIE has established a wide network with more than 1,000 partner associations and institutions at home and long-term working relationship with over 170 educational organizations and institutions in more than 50 countries and regions.
In 2006, CEAIE was granted the Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
In 2008, CEAIE became a non-governmental organization partner with the Department of Public Information of the United Nations.
In 2009, CEAIE was granted the Consultative Status with UNESCO.
In 2011, CEAIE became a member of UN Academic Impact.