Admissions to SCIE 2023

1. Admission Quotas

Grade Group Grade Equivalent Quota
IGCSE Year 1 (G1)
Students who have completed Junior 3 or Junior 2 in July 2023
AS Level (A1)
Students who have completed Senior 2 or Senior 1 in July 2023

2. Admissions Exam Subjects and Schedule

Exam Dates Candidate Group Exam Subject Interview
March 19th (Sunday)

Year 8 to G1

Year 9 to G1

Year 11 to A1

English: 08:00-10:15
March 26
May 28th (Sunday)
Mathematics: 10:45-11:55 (Bilingual)
June 4

Notes: There will be 2 rounds of Entrance Examinations in 2023. Candidates can choose any of the test dates above to sit the exam. If you failed in the 1st round of Entrance Exam, you could re-apply and sit the 2nd round of Entrance Exam.

Exam Format: Offline written examination. If the online tests are required due to the epidemic situation, SCIE admissions office will inform the candidates at least 10 days before the test and issue relevant test arrangements.

3. Exam Score Reporting

SCIE official WeChat and website will report the checking time; then candidates should log in your home page to check.

Official WeChat of SCIE

4. Interview

Only candidates who have achieved a minimum score on the written tests will be given an interview appointment. Candidates can go to the website— “Applicants’ Personal Information” to check the interview schedule.

5. Registration

  1. To register, candidates should prepare the following materials:       

           a. The government issued ID card or Passport. Students in mainland China should register with your ID Card Number; Students from Hongkong, Macau and Taiwan, please register with your Mainland Travel Permit for Hong Kong,Macao and Taiwan Residents; Foreign students should register with your passport number and upload the passport scanning copy or photo.
           b. Electronic photo of candidates for uploading. Format: less than 3M; passport photo size
           c. Registration fee:¥600. WeChat Pay / Alipay for paying the registration fee online (non-refundable)

       2. Registration starts from January 4th, 2023, and ends until full.

       3. How to register: register for the entrance exam, please click here.

6. Student Fees and Costs 2023-2024

  • Tuition: 258, 000 RMB for the school year 2023-2024 (Includes physical examination fee, campus insurance fee, extracurricular activity fees; not includes international examination fees, trips or internships off campus, or summer camps/programs.)
  • Room and Board: 16,800 RMB (excluding weekends), or 19,800 RMB (including weekends) for the school year 2023-2024.
  • Tuitions for Arts Academy Students. Please refer to the Admission to SCIE Arts Academy 2023-2024.

7. Admissions Office’s Open Hours for Student and Parent Except for Holidays:

  • Monday-Friday 9:00-16:30;
  • Saturday& Sunday 10:00-16:00 (January-June);
  • Lunch time 12:00-13:30

For more information, please visit the SCIE website at or call 0755 – 8398 2003 or email



Shenzhen College of International Education

Admissions Office