The University of Chicago Center in Beijing provides a physical presence to enhance and strengthen the University’s traditionally strong ties to Chinese thought and culture. Building upon more than a century of collaboration between scholars from Chicago and China, the Center in Beijing enables the University to expand existing activities and form new alliances and partnerships with universities, businesses, medical centers, policy groups, government agencies, and cultural organizations in China. About us
On March 9, 2018, the first ever PhD admitted students' session for Chinese students admitted into the Computer Science PhD program at University of Chicago was held at the Beijing Center. The session consisted of quick presentations about the University of Chicago school and its vision and dedication to learning, the Computer Science department, and the surrounding Chicagoland area.
March 10, 2018
On the evening of January 23, the University of Chicago Center in Beijing welcomed 20 newly admitted Harris School of Public Policy students and their parents with a reception. Ranjan Daniels, Associate Dean of Student Recruitment and Global Outreach at the Harris School of Public Policy, hosted the reception and had a lively exchange with students about what the University has to offer.
January 25, 2018
Throughout the four different student academic programs held in 2017, the University of Chicago Center in Beijing has served as a cultural gateway, helping UChicago students explore and experience China, as well as exposing local Beijing high school students to UChicago’s academic culture. The programs spanned the latter half of 2017, beginning in June with the Summer Chinese Language program and finishing in December with the East Asian Civilizations program.
January 24, 2018
This new executive training program is designed to share our expertise and best practices in hospital management with healthcare executives from all over the world. The classes will include practical day-to-day advice from the leaders who manage the daily operations of our medical center. The experts, who brought the industry best practice to the new hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine, will be lined up for lecture and discussions with you.
March 14, 2018
The Obama Foundation Scholars Program features a graduate degree tailored for promising international leaders - the Master of Arts degree in International Development and Policy (MA-IDP) - offered by the world-renowned University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. Drawing on the core strengths of a Harris education, the MA-IDP is a one-year degree program that provides a solid foundation in policy design and analysis, with particular emphasis on international development and policy.
March 9, 2018