Stanford Ignite – Beijing

In Beijing, China, Stanford Ignite is offered as a part-time program. Through a combination of in-person instruction and live sessions delivered by distance-learning technology, we offer curriculum based on the Stanford campus program that is adapted for the Chinese market. All instruction is conducted in English.

Eligibility

Graduate students currently pursuing a master’s, MD, PhD, post-doc program in a nonbusiness field.

Professionals with a bachelor’s degree and some professional experience (an advanced degree is preferred).

If you have an MBA, graduate degree in management, and/or extensive managerial training, you are not eligible to apply.

Time Commitment

Stanford Ignite provides approximately 100 classroom hours and 100 to 150 project hours. Admitted applicants must be able to attend all sessions

Tuition

The cost of attendance includes course materials, program events, and some meals.

Tuition for Stanford Ignite – Beijing
2017 ¥68,000
2018 TBD

Financial Aid

Accepted applicants will be eligible to apply for a 50% scholarship. The scholarships will be awarded to four exceptional self-sponsored participants.

Admission

Submit your application as early as possible. To be considered for admission, your application must include:

  • Current resume
  • A series of short essays
  • Two recommendations submitted via the application website

Applications will not be accepted after the published deadline.

School News

Stanford Ignite–Beijing participants​
March 2, 2016
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Stanford Ignite Innovation Program Powers up for Third Year in China

Silicon Valley program returns to Beijing, Sept. 2 to Nov. 13, 2016, at Stanford Center at Peking University in collaboration with Z Park.

View an Information Session

Watch this previously-recorded webinar about the Stanford Ignite – Beijing program.