2023 Experience Diverse China Summer Program
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Program Introduction

2023 Experience Diverse China Summer Program, which lasts for four weeks, will offer three teaching modules: Chinese study, city exploration and culture experience. It will take you to walk around in dynamic Shanghai and Chengdu, to experience the Chinese society and culture, and to explore business opportunities in China. It aims at developing your multiple perspectives and improving your comprehensive Chinese proficiency.

Come on to experience a diverse China in the wonderful summer!

Program Itinerary

Program Duration: July 17th - August 11th, 2023

Class Schedule:

Week 1 (July 16-23)

Sun 16 July



Morning 9:00-11:30

Afternoon 13:30-15:00

Mon 17 July

Registration&Placement Test

Campus Tour (Meeting with Chinese students)

Tue 18 July

Chinese course

One-on-one Tutoring

Wed 19 July

Chinese course

Culture experience: Chinese medicine

Thu 20 July

Chinese course


Fri 21 July

City exploration: Visit to Wukang Road

Sat 22 July


Sun 23 July



Week 2 (July 24-30)


Morning 9:00-11:30

Afternoon 13:30-15:00

Mon 24 July

Chinese course


Tue 25 July

Chinese course

One-on-one Tutoring

Wed 26 July

Chinese course

Culture experience: Business visit

Thu 27 July

Chinese course


Fri 28 July

City exploration: Walk along the Suzhou River

Sat 29 July


Sun 30 July



Week 3 (July 31-August 6)


Morning 9:00-11:30

Afternoon 13:30-15:00

Mon 31 July

Chinese course


Tue 1 August

Chinese course

One-on-one Tutoring

Wed 2 August

Chinese course

Culture experience: Intangible cultural heritage skills

Thu 3 August

City exploration: Visit to Chengdu Day1 or Chinese course

Fri 4 August

City exploration: Visit to Chengdu Day2 or Free

Sat 5 August

City exploration: Visit to Chengdu Day3 or Free

Sun 6 August

City exploration: Visit to Chengdu Day4 or Free


Week 4 (August 7-11)


Morning 9:00-11:30

Afternoon 13:30-15:00

Mon 7 August

Chinese course


Tue 8 August

Chinese course

One-on-one Tutoring

Wed 9 August

Chinese course


Thu 10 August

Final Exam


Fri 11 August

Final Seminar

*The itinerary will be adjusted according to actual conditions.

Program Features

√ Professional Chinese class: The courses are given in the form of small group instruction, tailored to your Chinese level and learning objectives, can help to improve your comprehensive Chinese ability in a short time.  

√ On-site situational teaching: Students can learn language and culture through real experience and practice, which can stimulate their learning interest and deepen their understanding of the knowledge.

√ One-on-one tutoring: Students can apply for one-on-one tutoring during the teachers’ office hours every week to get personalized tutoring.

√ City exploration: Teachers will take students to walk around some scenic spots in Shanghai to explore the local urban culture. What’s more, a four-day tour of Chengdu will be offered as an voluntary option.

√ Culture experience: The program will carry out a variety of activities, such as intangible cultural heritage skills experience, business visit, Chinese medicine experience, etc., which will let you feel the charm of Chinese culture and deepen your understanding of Chinese society.

√ Certificate of Completion: Official electronic transcripts and completion certificate will be issued to students who successfully complete the course at the end of the program.

Program Fees

1. Application fee: 400 RMB

2. Tuition fee: 6000 RMB

*The tuition fee includes teaching materials, culture experience and city exploration activities, excluding the four-day tour of Chengdu.

3. Four-day tour of Chengdu: about 3500 RMB

*Go and back by high-speed railway

*The scenic spots include Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, Sanxingdui Museum, Kuanzhai Alley, Du Fu Thatched Cottage Museum, etc.

*The fee includes transportation, tickets, accommodation and some meals. The fees may change due to the prices at that time.

If you want to live on campus, the fees are as follows:

Standard Double Room: 100 RMB/person/day, share with a roommate, air-con, free internet, restroom

Economic Double Room: 60 RMB/person/day, share with a roommate, air-con, free internet, public restroom


18-55 years old, in good physical condition, with a valid foreign passport

How to apply

1. Apply Online: http://lxsapply.ecnu.edu.cn/  

2. The passport photocopy and ID photo shall be provided when applying. Please pay attention to important notice by e-mail after application.

3. Application documents and application fee are not refundable whether you are accepted or not.

4. Application deadline: Jun. 18th, 2023

How to pay

1. Pay via online application system

2. Bank Transfer


Account No.: 446872907745




*Note: Applicants should finish the payment before Jun. 25th, 2023. Please indicate that the payment is for Tuition Fee and Applicant’s Passport Name, then send the receipt of payment by email once you finish the bank transfer.

Contact Us

Program Officer: Lisa WANG

Email: lwang@gec.ecnu.edu.cn

Address: R269 Physics Building, 3663 North Zhongshan Road, Shanghai 200062

Tel: +86-21-62235672


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