We have collected information and resources for applying to Chinese programs that will help simplify the application process and allow you to find a program that is right for you.

The sites below include search engines and student reviews to help you find the best program for your needs.

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Study Abroad 101

Below are some recommendations by Chinese departments in US universities for the best study abroad programs to improve your Chinese skills: 

CLI

ACC-Beijing

CET-Harbin or Beijing

Princeton in Beijing

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)

Inter-University Program for Chinese Language Studies (IUP)

CUCAS (China’s University and College Admission System) is the best and only semi-official organization that specializes in collecting undergraduate and graduate admissions information for Chinese universities. CUCAS also serves as an application hub from which you can apply directly to Chinese university programs.

Beijing

  • Renmin University
  • Tsinghua University
  • Beihang University
  • Peking University
  • Beijing Normal University
  • Capital Normal University
  • University of International Business and Economics
  • Beijing Foreign Studies University
  • Beijing International Studies University
  • Beijing Language and Culture University
  • Central University For Nationalities
  • Beijing Jiaotong University
  • Central University of Finance and Economics
  • Capital University of Economics and Business
  • China Foreign Affairs University
  • Beijing Sport University
  • Central Conservatory of Music
  • Central Academy of Fine Arts
  • Central Academy of Drama
  • China University of Political Science and Law
  • North China Electric Power University
  • Peking University Health Science Center
  • Beijing University of Technology
  • Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
  • Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • China University of Petroleum, Beijing
  • Beijing Film Academy
  • Beijing Institute of Technology
  • University of Science and Technology Beijing
  • Beijing University of Chemical Technology
  • Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
  • China Agricultural University
  • Beijing Forestry University
  • Beijing University of Chinese Medicine
  • Capital Institute of Physical Education
  • China University of Geosciences (Beijing)
  • Communication University of China

Tianjin

  • Nankai University
  • Tianjin University
  • Tianjin University of Science and Technology
  • Tianjin Medical University
  • Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Tianjin Normal University
  • Tianjin University of Technology and Education
  • Tianjin Foreign Studies University

Liaoning

Dalian

  • Dalian Medical University
  • Dalian University of Foreign Languages
  • Dongbei University of Finance and Economics
  • Dalian University of Technology
  • Dalian Maritime University
  • Liaoning Normal University

Shenyang

  • Liaoning University
  • Northeastern University
  • Shenyang Normal University
  • China Medical University

Jilin

Changchun

  • Jilin University
  • Changchun University of Science and Technology
  • Northeast Normal University

Siping

  • Jilin Normal University

Jilin (city)

  • Beihua University
  • Yanbian
  • Yanbian University

Heilongjiang

Harbin

  • Heilongjiang University
  • Harbin Institute of Technology
  • Harbin Engineering University
  • Harbin Normal University
  • Northeast Agricultural University

Jiamusi

  • Jiamusi University

Shanghai

  • Fudan University
  • Tongji University
  • Shanghai Jiaotong University
  • East China University of Science and Technology
  • University of Shanghai for Science and Technology
  • Donghua University
  • Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
  • East China Normal University
  • Shanghai Normal University
  • Shanghai International Studies University
  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
  • Shanghai University of Sport
  • Shanghai Conservatory of Music
  • Shanghai University
  • Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade

Jiangsu

Nanjing

  • Nanjing University
  • Southeast University
  • Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Nanjing University of Science and Technology
  • Hohai University
  • Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology
  • Nanjing Agricultural University
  • Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine
  • Nanjing Normal University
  • China Pharmaceutical University

Suzhou

  • Soochow University

Xuzhou

  • China University of Mining and Technology

Wuxi

  • Jiangnan University

Yangzhou

  • Yangzhou University

Zhejiang

Hangzhou

  • Zhejiang University
  • Zhejiang University of Technology
  • Zhejiang Sci-Tech University
  • Zhejiang Normal University
  • China Academy of Art

Ningbo

  • Ningbo University

Anhui

Hefei

  • Anhui University
  • Hefei University of Technology
  • University of Science and Technology of China

Wuhu

  • Anhui Normal University

Fujian

Xiamen

  • Xiamen University

Fuzhou

  • Fujian Normal University

Jiangxi

Nanchang

  • Nanchang University

Jingdezhen

  • Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute

Shandong

Qingdao

  • China University of Petroleum, Qingdao
  • Qingdao University
  • Ocean University of China

Jinan

  • Shandong University
  • Shandong Normal University

Henan

Zhengzhou

  • Zhengzhou University

Hubei

Wuhan

  • Wuhan University
  • Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • China University of Geosciences (Wuhan)
  • Wuhan University of Technology
  • Huazhong Agricultural University
  • Huazhong Normal University
  • Zhongnan University of Economics and Law

Guangdong

Guangzhou

  • Guangzhou University
  • Jinan University
  • Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
  • South China University of Technology
  • Sun Yat-Sen University
  • Southern Medical University
  • South China Normal University
  • Shenzhen University

Shantou

  • Shantou University

Wushan

  • South China Agricultural University

Hunan

Changsha

  • Hunan University
  • Central South University
  • Hunan Normal University

Xiangtan

  • Xiangtan University

Guangxi

Nanning

  • Guangxi University
  • Guangxi Medical University
  • Guangxi Normal University

Guilin

  • Guangxi University for Nationalities
  • (Guilin University of Technology)

Sichuan

Chengdu

  • Sichuan Normal University
  • Sichuan University
  • Southwest University of Finance and Economics
  • Southwest Jiaotong University
  • Southwest University for Nationalities
  • University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

Yunnan

Kunming

  • Yunnan Normal University
  • Yunnan University
  • Yunnan University of Finance and Economics
  • Kunming University of Science and Technology

Chongqing

  • Southwest University
  • Sichuan International Studies University
  • Chongqing University
  • Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications

Shaanxi

Xi’an

  • Chang’an University
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • Xi’an International Studies University
  • Northwest Polytechnical University
  • Northwest Agricultural and Forestry University
  • Xidian University
  • Northwest University
  • Shaanxi Normal University

Gansu

Lanzhou

  • Lanzhou University
  • Lanzhou Jiaotong University
  • Northwest Normal University
  • Lanzhou University of Technology

Guizhou

  • Guiyang
  • Guizhou University

Inner Mongolia

Hohot

  • Inner Mongolia University
  • Inner Mongolia Normal University
  • Inner Mongolia Agricultural University
  • Inner Mongolia University of Technology

Xinjiang

Urumuqi

  • Xinjiang University
  • Xinjiang Normal University
  • Xinjiang Medical University

Shihezi

  • Shihezi University

Ningxia

Yinchuan

  • Ningxia University

Hebei

Baoding

  • Hebei University

Qinhuangdao

Yanshan University

Qinghai

Xining

  • Qinghai University
  • Qinghai Normal University
  • Qinghai University for Nationalities
  • Qinghai Medical College

Tibet

Lhasa

  • Tibet University

Shanxi

Taiyuan

  • Shanxi University
  • Taiyuan University of Technology
  • Taiyuan University
  • Taiyuan Teachers College

Linfen

  • Shanxi Normal University

Hainan

Haikou

  • Hainan University