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 Non-reciprocal Exchange Program

FIT offers student the opportunity to study for a semester in Shanghai, China at Donghua University. The program is designed for 3rd year FMM, ITM, and Asian Concentration students who can receive 12-15 credits transferable to their academic degree requirements. The cost of the program will be your FIT semester tuition, a $1250 program fee plus related airfare and living expenses. 

Spring Term:

November 14

• Minimum GPA 3.0
• Matriculation in a Bachelor's degree program. 
• Fashion Merchandising Management Students must obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department International Academic Advisor.
• International Trade & Marketing Students must obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department Chairperson.

Course Information
Brief Course Descriptions

March - June 2015 (Exact Dates TBA)

Students will reside in the residence halls on the Donghua campus. Double rooms are available. Each room contains a private bath, furniture, A/C, telephone, Television, refrigerator, and internet. Each floor has washing machines as well as a community kitchen with electric stoves and microwaves. 

Estimated Program Costs*:

International Application Fee


Tuition (Baccalaureate-level– NY State Resident)


Tuition (Baccalaureate-level– Non-NY State Resident)


International Program Fee


Field Trip fee


Estimated Additional Expenses:

Passport & Photos


Study visa for China


Student housing (double room) at Donghua University  


Health Insurance (Gallagher-Koster Insurance through FIT)  


Estimated Roundtrip Airfare to China  


Estimated Books and Supplies  


Estimated Personal Expenses  


Estimated Food and Incidentals  


Estimated Miscellaneous (Entertainment, Travel, Taxis, etc.)


Estimated Local Public Transportation


Application, Instructions and Preparations 
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