Learn Chinese Language in China's fastest Developing City
Shenzhen University (SZU) is a comprehensive university founded in 1983. The campus is located beside the scenic Back Bay of Shenzhen, facing Hong Kong across the water, covering a total area of 2.64 square kilometers. The garden-like campus is amazingly beautiful with heavenly wind rustling sea waves and white clouds fondling red lychees, colorful flowers nodding to the four seasons. Widely praised as one of the top five most beautiful university campuses in China, SZU is harmoniously matched with the well-protected surrounding environment. Shenzhen is a metropolitan city with the fastest growing economy in China. It has been rated as an international livable garden city by the UN, and Shenzhen University has its popular reputation as “garden in the garden”. Shenzhen University has been rapidly developing with the pace of Shenzhen Special Economic Zone. It has formed a complete educational system from bachelors, masters to doctorates, from full-time formal education to part-time and international continuing education.
- International recognition for outstanding academic performance
- Total immersion in the Chinese language
- Affordable, accredited and quality Chinese language programs
- Program fee covers tuition, accommodation, visa support documents, text books, certificate, welcome pack, free culture electives, social activities and guided tours, networking events, total support and assistance service pack, and much more
- Homestay accommodation or shared apartment with Chinese roommate
- College credit transfer available
Transcripts and Certification
Upon successful completion of CIP madarin program at Shanghai Jiaotong University, you can receive an official certificate and transcript from the university which are accepted by most other universities around the world. Successful completion requires a 80% attendance rate and passing grades for the exams and overall course. Upon the completion of the course, CIP will provide you with all the necessary documentation and assistance for credit transfer.
|Course||Duration||Application Deadline||Program Start Date||Program End Date|
|Spring||1 Semester||31st Jan 2016||TBA Mar 2016||TBA Jul 2016|
|1 Year||31st Jan 2016||TBA Mar 2016||TBA Jan 2017|
|Summer||4 weeks||31st May 2016||TBA Jul 2016||TBA Aug 2016|
|7 weeks||31st May 2016||TBA Jul 2016||TBA Aug 2016|
|Fall||1 Semester||31st Jul 2016||TBA Sep 2016||TBA Jan 2017|
|1 Year||31st Jul 2016||TBA Sep 2016||TBA Jul 2017|
Study Chinese in China Program Package
Our prices are made to contain much programs as possible than any competitor program. Check our Program contents page for more
- Perfect language classes arrangements in to preferred program
- Health Insurance
- Airport Pick up
- Visa Support
- Welcome Dinner
- Guided tour around China
- 24/7 support
- Language partner
- City tour and shopping
- Extra private Chinese lesson classes
- Weekend Cultural activities
- Welcome package
- Local SIM Card and Mobile phone
- City Map
- Settlement support
All accommodations adhere to our standards and regulations guaranteeing safety, security and peace of mind. There is not fear to be entertained as we remain responsible to change accommodations in case our participants do not like them. Pictures and addresses of accommodations are sent to participants for approval before final contract is signed. We get host Families to sign our Statement of Liability as well as Accommodation Privacy Assurance before apartments are booked, injury and other.
Grab this opportunity to live with native Chinese families under the same roof. Get culturally immersed into the Chinese culture as well as get networked with Chinese families that are eager to invite you for a visit to China whenever you deem fit. These Families are well-to-do Chinese Host Families that have met our rigorous accommodation standards and have hosted successfully our participants in the past. They maintain clean and safe environment for human inhabitance. As Chinese family members communicate in Chinese language, it is an opportunity to accelerate Chinese speaking skills over a shorter duration. CIP recommends this option for participants that would like to live in a Chinese language setting and are willing to speed up their speaking and listening skills. They lead the immersion process while CIP also arranges activities to top up the process. It is a complete system to make it a summer to remember. Read more on our accommodation page.
Shared apartments are also very fine opportunity to get along with Chinese and get immersed into the local culture. It is a two bedroom facility which our participants share with other young Chinese. Both residents share all facilities but privacy is guaranteed in the strictest sense. This is in a bid to keep our participants still connected to native Chinese. There have been countless occasions when this friendship results to business. In case participants arrive and do not like the apartments, we make changes for them. This accommodation arrangements are located about 30 to 40 minutes from work and are assessable to bus stations and the subway.
This is arrange participants who do not really care about budget and would like to spend few more dollars to secure very posh apartments in the city. We provide this to satisfy our participants. These apartments are a bit expensive than other options. These are located at premium parts of the city and closer to places of study.
Excursions and cultural trips & activities
Our participants will take part in excursion over selected weekend during the summer program. There exists a couple of CIP itinerary which participants will choose which fits them best, each of these programs have separate destinations and themes. During these cultural trips, participants can experience a more personal interaction with others from different time zones of the world. Our Cities and locations harbor massive historic sites such as the Temple of Heaven, Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, and Forbidden City in Beijing. In shanghai, there is a combination of history and modernity with places such as The Bund & Huangpu River, Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Longhua Park, World financial center and much more. There exists a solid depository of Temples, Parks, Mausoleums in other cities like Nanjing and Shenzhen. Check our Tour China Guide Page for deeper insights. Activities also included Mountain hiking, Bungee jumping, volunteering activities at orphanages and interaction with disabled children, Chinese cooking lessons, kunfu classes, Tai chi and Yoga classes. These activities are outlined on our Cultural Activities page.
Corporate insight trips
China Internship Placement organizes trips to selected huge multi-national organizations for participants to familiarize themselves with operations of such companies. During this trip, participants are exposed to some work place ethics and procedures. Here participants could be chosen to experience internships in the future. We do this on purpose so that participants could network during our Corporate Insight tours. Trips are planned to fortune 500 companies such as KPMG, Deloitte, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, BMW, DAIMLER and many more.
CIP’s Chinese Language Partner Program is a unique feature of our Study and Internship programs professionally crafted to speed and consolidate listening, speaking and writing skills of our participants. It is so unique that our competitors do not have it. Participants get paired with Chinese University graduates trained in teaching Chinese as a second International language for one-on-one Mandarin language lessons. Tutorials are held at the convenience of our language tutors with more hours available upon request. These segments provide participants with additional Chinese language practice in Mandarin.
The cost of Housing is included in our program fee . Participants may choose either living in a homestay, Private Apartment, Hotels, Dormitories or Shared apartments. Depending on the age of the participants, they may not live in private accommodations outside our arranged housing options.
China Internship Program organizes pre-departure orientation s online before arrival. During this segment, participants are briefed properly about the essential highlights of the program, weather conditions and disclose as many red flags they needed to watch out for before arriving in China. The online meeting allows that participants connect with each other make friends before arrival. It is allowed that participants share their expectations with each other. The Webmaster will also create a forum thread on Our ever active China Internship Placements Forum where more interactions take. We also prepare students psychologically to face the realities of different culture and also make available some survival Chinese lessons.
CIP Business Lecture Series
CIP organizes Business Lectures for our participants featuring researchers from the academia, expats & Entrepreneurs and representatives of Chinese Business community. With this, CIP aims to provide an in-depth insight into critical issues and shed light on opportunities available for young graduates as the Chinese economy develops. Topics like Chinese Development Model, Cross Cultural and Exchange management, Trade relations policies of China, Historical development of China, Development of Chinese Financial system and the future, Chinese Stock Exchanges and Characteristics will be discussed.