Long-term Chinese Language and Culture Program (1 Semester)
Zhejiang University
Basic Information
Degree: Non-degree
Starting Date:
Please be subject to the starting date on admission letter you got, since the starting date may change.
Duration:
Teaching Language: Chinese
Tuition Fees: RMB 9,000 In Total
Application Deadline:
The deadline means the date of Beijing time. You are suggested to submit your application 3 or 5 days before the actual deadline so that you can have time for necessary changes on documents.
Jun 10 , 2023
Application Fee:
The application fee charged by the university, CUCAS only collect on their behalf.
USD 82 (Check Policy)
Service Fee:
For the service CUCAS provide to you. If you get a scholarship while applying as a self-financed applicant, you need to pay another scholarship service fee of 200 USD.
USD 219 (Check Policy)
Program Highlights
  • A clear focus on Chinese language;
  • Carefully designed immersion activities and excursions;
  • Lectures delivered by qualified faculty at school;
  • Discussions with the participation of Chinese students and faculty;
  • Access to optional Chinese culture courses.
Program Description

1. Program Introduction

Editor Notes: International College organizes language-teaching classes at elementary, intermediate and advanced levels.

  • Students are to be placed in classes that suit them best by taking a proficiency test. 
  • A class is usually composed of 15-20 students. 
  • The spring semester usually starts from late February and the autumn semester from early or middle September. 
  • A semester usually consists of 18 weeks with 20 class hours of language courses per week. 
  • Electives are offered for students to choose from one to three courses according to the students' interests and Chinese capacity. 
  • Field trips are arranged once or twice each semester.

2. Program Structure

Editor Notes: The whole program can be divided into 3 aspects, which are main courses, elective courses, and lecture series.

2.1 Main Courses

Elementary Level (Grade 1-3): Intensive Reading Practical Conversation Listening Comprehension Extensive Reading
Intermediate Level (Grade 4-5): Intensive Reading Listening and Conversation Practical Writing Extensive Reading
Advanced Level (Grade 6-7): Intensive Reading Advanced Comprehensive Chinese Practical Writing Extensive Reading

2.2 Elective Courses

Taiji Gong-fu Chinese Calligraphy Traditional Chinese Painting
Introduction of Chinese Characters HSK Examination Guidance Business Chinese Conversation Ancient Chinese Language
Study of Chinese Character Traditional Chinese Operas Chinese  Pronunciation  Practice Practical Chinese Writing
Tang Dynasty: China and the World      

Note:The actual offering of elective courses and lecture series is subject to changes, varying from semester to semester.

2.3 Lecture Series

Art and Culture Social Science Economic and Business Management
Chinese Customs Chinese Tourism Chinese Philosophy Survey of Chinese Economy
Traditional Chinese Medicine Chinese Folk Music Education in China Marketing in China
Survey of China Appreciation of Cultural Relics Chinese Aesthetics Management of China-foreign Joint Ventures
Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Tea Culture and Chinese Cuisine Culture Chinese Society Doing Business with China
Chinese Drama   Chinese Politics and Law International Trade
    Traditional Chinese Religions  

Note:The actual offering of elective courses and lecture series is subject to changes, varying from semester to semester.

2.4 Fieldwork
Program-related field trips, including visits, tours, interviews, sightseeing, are to be organized once or twice each semester for long-term students.

3. School Introduction

Editor Notes: Zhejiang University is a Public, 985 Project Comprehensive university.

Zhejiang University is a national comprehensive university. Founded in 1897, it was initially known as “Qiushi Shuyuan” (Qiushi Academy), one of the earliest modern academies of higher learning established in China. Zhejiang University‘s fields of study cover philosophy, literature, history, education, science, economics, law, management, engineering, agriculture, medicine and etc. The university, now has 113 specialties for undergraduate studies, and it is entitled to confer master's degrees in 324 programs and primary (secondary) discipline doctoral degrees in 41 (252) programs, Learn More>>

4. The International College of Zhejiang University

Editor Notes: It had its first enrollment of international students in 1979 and there are more than 25,000 international students in the school.

  • The college has a strong teaching faculty composed of more than 30 full-time teachers and over 40 part-time teachers.
  • The college has a HSK(Chinese Proficiency Test) Test Center which holds the test on April, June, and November every year.
  • The International College accepts over 200 CSC scholarship students every year.
  • The college has been vigorously developing Chinese language teaching programs with overseas partners.
  • The college provides many opportunities for fieldwork and after-class activities each year.

5. Campus Life

Editor Notes: International students enjoy a wonderful life on campus.

Basketball Tournament

Mid-Autumn Festival Tea Party

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be between the age of 18 and 65, in good physical and mental conditions, and have graduated from high school.

Fee Structure

Tuition Fee
Non-degree RMB 9,000 in total (About $ 1,837)
Accommodation Fee
Dormitory No.16
Double Room RMB 120  (More Details)
Chu Kochen Hall of International Education
Double Room RMB 160  (More Details)
Single Room RMB 100  (More Details)
Studio RMB 280  (More Details)
Dormitory No.23 & 24
Studio RMB 160  (More Details)
International Students Dormitory
Double Room RMB 120  (More Details)
Single Room RMB 80  (More Details)
International Students Dormitory (East Campus)
Double Room RMB 120  (More Details)
Quad room RMB 160  (More Details)
Studio RMB 200 to RMB 220  (More Details)
International Students Dormitory (West Campus)
Double Room RMB 120  (More Details)
Single Room RMB 80 to RMB 100  (More Details)
Dormitory No.10
Double Room RMB 100  (More Details)
Dormitory No.10
Double Room RMB 120  (More Details)
Other Fees
Application Fee:
The application fee charged by the university, CUCAS only collect on their behalf.
RMB 400 to RMB 800
Service Fee:
For the service CUCAS provide to you. If you get a scholarship while applying as a self-financed applicant, you need to pay another scholarship service fee of 200 USD.
USD 219 (Check Policy)
Living Expense RMB 2,180 to RMB 2,780

Application Materials

"*" means necessary documents that you must provide in your application.

*1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

You can download a template or sample from here.

*2. Photocopy of valid passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

*3. Passport photo

A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant

4. Supporting Documents: Certificate of Good Conduct

Provided by your current/previous school/company in Chinese/English to improve your success rate.

You can download a template or sample from here.

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