How to Apply

To initiate the application process, please complete the online application, which will prompt you to upload the following items (or email them directly to Admissions).

  1. School Reports/Records in English for the most recent two years (translated if needed), including current year if available, and/or any other relevant documents or teacher letters (scanned originals or photocopies)
  2. Application Fee (non-refundable) of RMB 2,000

    • Cash (in RMB only); or
    • Credit/bank card payment (in person only; bank service charge will be added); or
    • Electronic/bank transfer (details in Fee Schedule)

      • Please indicate the passport name of the child
      • Please upload the payment confirmation/remittance slip to the online application, or email it to Admissions

    * Note: Personal Cheques cannot be accepted.

  3. One Passport-sized Photo for each child (JPEG electronic version)
  4. Identification Documents of both the child and the parent(s)/guardian (scanned originals or photocopies)

    • Foreign Passport holders:

      • Passport
      • Shanghai Working Visa (may be submitted later, but before starting school)
    • Hong Kong and Macau residents:

      • Passport
      • Permanent Identity Card
      • Shanghai Employment Permit
    • Taiwan residents:

      • Mainland Travel Permit
      • Shanghai Employment Permit

*Please note that applications will only be considered official once Admissions has received at least the online application form and the application fee payment confirmation.

Thank you for your interest in enrolling your child(ren) at YCIS Shanghai!


Tel: (8621) 6219 5910 ext 222




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