• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• Preference is given to Linguistics majors.
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


business, social sciences, humanities, biological & physical science, engineering

Classroom Language

Chinese, English


Residence Hall

Program Duration

Academic Year: September - May
Fall: September - December
Spring: January - May
Summer: June - August

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2016-17  9/9/2016
Summer 2017 June Session 1/13/2017
Summer 2017 July Session 1/13/2017
Summer 2017 August Session 1/13/2017
Fall 2017-18  3/3/2017
Year 2017-18  3/3/2017

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

China, Hong Kong
Chinese University of Hong Kong Exchange

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Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. CUHK teachers and students hail from all corners of the world. CUHK's stunning 134-hectare campus overlooking the scenic Tolo Harbour is the largest and greenest in Hong Kong. The university has numerous libraries, art museums, music halls, a swimming pool, sports fields, tennis courts, squash courts, a water sports centre and gymnasia.

Students will enroll at the university and take courses open to international students that are taught in English. Preference is given to Linguistics majors, but students outside this major are welcome to apply.

Learning Objectives

IAP has overall Goals and Expectations for Study Abroad Participants, covering the personal, academic and professional aspects of study abroad. Additionally on this program, you can:
  • Strengthen language skills.
  • Navigate new educational systems, as well as new learning and teaching styles.
  • Observe Chinese perspectives on academic disciplines.
  • Take advantage of academic strengths in:
    -Accounting & Finance
    -Communication & Media Studies
    -Electrical Engineering
    -Modern Languages
    -Politics & International Studies