Summer Programs in China for UChicago Students

  • 2019 Tsinghua International Summer School - Experiencing China

  • Summer Camp on Chinese Economy and Society 2019 at Fudan University

This page is created for UChicago students and students elsewhere who are looking for unique summer experience in Chinese universities by gathering information from these institutions.  Please refer to program-specific websites and brochures to find out more. 


2019 Tsinghua International Summer School - Experiencing China

 

Packed into two exciting weeks, this summer program opens up to you the fascinating and diverse world of China. Guided by a standout team of experts in their field, you will be taught how global issues play out in the Chinese context through interactive classes and panels. With seven special China-focused tracks to choose from, you can hone in on your specific academic interest including Architecture, Creative City, Environment, International relations, Gender Studies, Industry Frontier and Urbanization.

Today's dynamic China cannot just be understood from the classroom. That's why this summer program emphasizes really experiencing China, through excursions and on-site trips. Alongside this, Students are given the opportunity to gain insight into Chinese culture and the Tsinghua spirit through various cultural experience activities.

With the summer school's 200 strong international cohort you have the wonderful opportunity to make new friends from all corners of the globe. You will gain skills in cross-cultural communication, a key skill required for tomorrow's future leaders, and also sharpen your interdisciplinary mindset.

After successfully completing the summer school, students will receive an official transcript and two academic credits from Tsinghua University.

University of Chicago students are strongly encouraged to apply.  Admitted students will be offered with scholarship, including full tuition and application fee waiver as well as accommodation. 
 

Find out more in the Program Brochure.

Download the Application Form.

To apply, please send your complete application packet to Xueming Liang (liangxm@uchicago.edu) and Hannah Rausch (hrausch@uchicago.edu).


 

Summer Camp on Chinese Economy and Society 2019 at Fudan University

 

Summer Camp on Chinese Economy and Society 2019 is a two-week intense program hosted by School of Economics, Fudan University from Jul. 15 to July 26, 2019. It is designed to facilitate knowledge-building in terms of China’s business, social, economic and political landscape. All sessions are conducted in English and open to applicants above 18 years old from all over the world. After successfully completing the program, Students will get 3 Fudan credits (1 Fudan credit  worth 18 contact hours , 3 Fudan credits ≈ 6ECTs ) with official Fudan Transcripts. The program keeps running the popular sessions of Fudan lectures by renowned professors, Company visits, Culture experience, Field trip to nearby cities, Interaction with local students, etc.


UChicago students are strongly encouraged to apply and scholarships (full tuition and application fee waiver as well as accommodation and allowance) will be positively considered on the basis of UChicago-Fudan partnership.
 

Find out more from the program website.

To apply, please send your complete application packet to Xueming Liang (liangxm@uchicago.edu) and Hannah Rausch (hrausch@uchicago.edu).