Background to the Dalian Leicester Institute 大连理工大学莱斯特国际学院背景介绍

The purpose of the DLI is to advance the exchange of culture, science, engineering and technology between China and the United Kingdom, promoting the development of education in both countries and facilitating academic collaboration between Dalian University of Technology and the University of Leicester.

The Institute focuses on introducing the educational resources and curriculum of the University of Leicester in the areas of Physical Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and adheres to the principle that Chinese-foreign joint education shall benefit the public interest. The DLI will cultivate professional level practical science and engineering skills in an internationalised environment, allowing students to study with the English language medium of instruction and to develop science and engineering knowledge.

大连理工大学莱斯特国际学院(以下简称“中英学院”)旨在提升中英两国的文化、科学、工程和技术交流,推动两国的教育发展,促进大连理工大学和英国莱斯特大学的学术合作。A block


Award of Degrees

In order to successfully graduate from the DLI, students are required to meet the degree granting standards of Dalian University of Technology and the University of Leicester. Upon graduation, the successful students will be awarded a “Bachelor Degree Certificate" and an "Undergraduate Graduation Diploma” from Dalian University of Technology and a "Bachelor" degree from the University of Leicester.




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The DLI offers the following degree courses, effective from September 2017:

  • BSc Chemistry
  • BEng (Mechanical)

From September 2019, it will also offer BSc Mathematics.



  • 化学专业(对应大连理工大学应用化学专业)
  • 机械工程专业 (对应大连理工大学过程装备与控制工程专业)
  • 数学专业(对应大连理工大学数理基础专业) 20189月开设)

All teaching and assessment is carried out with English as the medium of instruction and with the UK style of teaching that encourages students to build independent learning skills. Each course is four years in length. Year 1 includes intensive English language teaching together with subject related material.  This will prepare students for Year 2, Year 3 and the Final Year of each degree programme, each of which is based on the corresponding University of Leicester degree course.

所有专业课程的授课与考核均采用英语进行,通过英式教育鼓励学生培养独立思考和学习的能力。专业的学制均为四年,各学年的课程设置均与莱斯特大学的学位课程相对应, 并在第一年中专门设置了与专业对应的高强度英语语言课程,旨在为学生接下来三年的专业课程学习奠定坚实的英语基础。

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