• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 2.75 cumulative GPA
• Good academic and disciplinary standing
• 1 college-level Chinese area studies course recommended
Note: East China Normal University will not accept students who are citizens of the People's Republic of China (PRC), Taiwan ROC, Hong Kong SAR, or Macau. This includes those who are permanent U.S. residents. Students of Chinese ancestry who hold U.S. and other foreign passports are welcome. This program is not designed for native Mandarin Chinese speakers.
• Language Pre-requisite: None


Chinese (Mandarin), East Asian area studies, economics, political science

Classroom Language



Local Hosts, Residence Hall

Program Duration

Academic Year: Early-September - Early-June
Fall semester: Early-September - Mid-December
Spring semester: Mid-February - Early-June

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  10/17/2014
Fall 2015-16  2/27/2015
Year 2015-16  2/27/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

China, Shanghai
CIEE China in a Global Context in Shanghai

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Offered through CIEE the China in a Global Context in Shanghai program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you can take courses in Chinese language at both standard and intensive levels coupled with coursework, taught in English, in global studies, economics, international relations, and area studies.

You will be working closely with both IAP and CIEE on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the CIEE website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.