Study duration is usually three years, but according to your situation, it can be extended, anyway the longest duration is six years.
1.In the age bracket of 25-45
2.Be in good health
3.Holding master's Degree or equivelance
4.Holding certificate of HSK Level 6 or above
5.Passing the major test and oral Chinese interview held by the applied department
6.Willing to abide by chinese laws, regulations and the school discipline, and respect the chinese people, customs and habits.
1. Photocopy of valid passport
With photo, passport number &expiration date and name included.
2. Passport-sized photo
A passport-sized photo taken recently of the applicant.
3. Master's degree diploma
Graduation certificate should be in Chinese or English.If not, it should be translated into Chinese or English and be notarized.
4. Transcript of postgraduate school
5. HSK Certificate (No need for English-taught program)
Level 3 or above
6. Two recommendation letters
From professor,associate professor or equivalents.
7. Study plan
Including study purpose, research interest and research plan in brief.