1. Course Duration: 4 weeks or one month

2. Requirements:

  • Passport Photo
  • Health examination
  • TOEFL min.500 or IELTS min.5.5
  • Active student at UMB
  • GPA min. 3.2
  • Completed 2nd semester
  • Candidates should be physically healthy and abide by Chinese Laws and university regulations.

3. Time Schedule:

Program Season Time duration Weeks Totally Application Deadline
Winter program January 13-January 27 2 weeks December 15
February 6-February 28 3 weeks January 6
Summer program July 1-August 1 4 weeks June 1
August 1-September 1 4 weeks July 1

4. Curriculum and activities :

  • 3-hour Chinese Language Class from 8:30 to 11:30 every morning Monday to Friday, including Oral Chinese, Chinese Listening, and Fundamental Chinese. Class will be arranged according to students’ Chinese level.
  • 2-hour Chinese Culture Lecture from 14:00-16:00 on Tuesday and Thursday. Lectures are about Chinese History and Culture, Chinese Movie Appreciation, and Chinese Calligraphy and Painting, etc.
  • Culture trips: The Great wall, Summer Palace, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Chinese Acrobat Show, Beijing Capital Museum, Beijing Zoo, 798 Art Zone, Enterprise visit, etc.

5. Procedure:

  • Fill a form (including all the requirements)
  • Get confirmation
  • Complete administration and payment
  • Briefing by the International Office of UMB
  • Join the short course