Upcoming Events

Through vibrant and diverse activities that represent all of the graduate divisions, professional schools, and the College of the University of Chicago, the Center in Beijing builds upon the University’s long-standing and growing engagement with Chinese scholars and institutions.  Programming at the Center in Beijing includes:

  • Conferences and workshops to promote the sharing of ideas among scholars, policy makers, and business leaders from China, the United States, and beyond
  • Lectures and events to engage scholars, alumni, and the public
  • Professional development programs for Chinese and regional executives, government officials, and practitioners
  • Student Programs for University of Chicago undergraduates including programs in East Asian Civilizations and intensive language studies, and a spring social sciences quarter in globalization and China’s development

University of Chicago Beijing Civilizations Program

Through December 7, 2019
The University of Chicago Center in Beijing

Sep. 27

Ten-week study abroad program brings a group of University of Chicago undergraduate students to experience Chinese culture, society, and history in Beijing.

Nov. 4

Call for proposals: November 4, 2019 – January 15, 2020

Funding coverage period: 1 July 2020-30 June 2021

Policy Panel: Challenges in Finance and the Macroeconomy in China

4:00–6:00 pm
Weilun Building Auditorium


On December 12-13, the University of Chicago’s Macro Finance Research Program and Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management will hold a two-day academic conference on The Macroeconomy and Finance in China. The conference will explore the interplay between finance and macroeconomics in China.