Shanghai University
Short-term Chinese Program for Beginners

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Teaching Medium: Chinese
Degree Awarded: Non-Degree
Entry Requirements: Any education background is acceptable
Duration: 8 Weeks
Hours/Week: 30 hrs/wk
Starting Date: Nov. 2019
Applocation Deadline: Sep 30,2019
Tuition Fee: CNY 4500 In total
Application Fee: 70 USD (Non-Refundable)


  • 1. Non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport.
  • 2. Be in good health condition and above the age of 18.
  • 3. With reliable financial support and custody.
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Program Description

Studying period: The first week of November - December. (at least 4 weeks)
Hours per week: 30 (45min/1class hour), 4 class hours in the morning and 2 class hours in the afternoon.
Courses: Chinese reading and writing, Spoken Chinese
Textbooks: 40 Lessons for Basic Chinese Course (the first volumn); Crash Spoken Chinese (beginner).

Studying objective: After 8 weeks study, applicants can grasp the Chinese pronunciation and basic sentence patterns. With 1200 new words mastered, students can chat with Chinese people about daily topics.
Tuition fees:  The course will be opened at least 15 students. Those who want to join the class during the course will not be accepted. RMB 2500 for the first four weeks in total and RMB 500 will be added for each additional week.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have achieved elementary Chinese level or HSK B or above.
Aged 18 to 60, with foreign passport.

Application Materials

1 Photocopy of valid passport
With photo, passport number &expiration date and name included.

2.  Passport-sized photo
A passport-sized photo taken recently of the applicant.

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