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Chinese Language Program

The Chinese Language Program at CUPL is designed for international students who wish to improve their general Chinese level in speaking, reading and writing.

The program starts in February and September each year. Students are welcome to apply to start at any time of the year.

Program Duration:
Students can study for a period of one term, one year, or two years.

Cost of Study:
The cost of study is: – 8,000 RMB per student per term (six months) – 16,000 RMB per student per year – 32,000 RMB per student for two years

There are two terms each year, and there are 18 weeks each term. Each week has no less than 15 study hours.

Chinese Level: All Chinese level are welcome from beginner to advanced. Students will take classes in elementary, intermediate or advanced according to their Chinese level.

The program will cover the following subject areas:
– Chinese listening
– Chinese speaking
– Chinese elementary reading
– Chinese writing
– Chinese grammar
– Chinese characters
– Chinese culture
– Chinese social studies and geography

– Popular science reading
– Chinese newspaper reading
– Elementary Chinese translation
– Sinology
– Modern and contemporary history of China
– Chinese customs
– Computer-Chinese, Editing etc.
Sample Schedule can be downloaded here.

Study trips:
There will also be the opportunity for students to take trips in Beijing and around China, some pictures of the trips are below.

There are new dormitories available for students. They are shared with two or four per room. The payment for the dormitory is 1,000 RMB per year, as it is subsidised by the University, it is the cheapest accommodation for a language program in China. In order to apply for the dormitory, students will need to put in a request before their arrival. The program will also help students to make private housing arrangements in a number of places near the University by introducing rental agencies. Please contact us for details.

Application Process:
To apply please click the apply now button below and complete the application form and pay the application fee. If you have any questions you can contact us at [email protected]

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