Study Abroad at Shanghai Fudan University

With a history spanning over a hundred years and an exclusive membership in an elite group of universities in China, called the C9 League, Shanghai Fudan University is among China’s oldest institutions, highly regarded across China. Fudan University is also a prominent member of the organization Universitas 21, an international consortium of research–driven universities across the globe.

As a large and well-established university, Fudan has four campuses in downtown Shanghai – Handan, Fenglin, Zhangjiang and Jiangwan. The university offers courses across 22 disciplines and 134 sub-disciplines. Fudan University has more than 45 000 students enrolled annually. Every year around 7 000 international students from 120 countries and regions study at Fudan, ranking the university second nationally when it comes to international student numbers. Should you find yourself coming to learn Chinese in Shanghai, Fudan University’s Chinese language courses are some of the best in China.

Fudan University has been at the forefront of student foreign exchange programs in China and is committed to raising the number of international degree and graduate students at its campuses. To this end, Fudan University has established global connections and exchange programs with almost 200 overseas universities including the University of Manchester, University of Sydney, Columbia University, University of Toronto and many more. The university places an emphasis on supplying high-quality international student programs.

 

 

Fudan University’s Chinese language Program for international students includes Summer School, semester programs and a special Bachelor of Arts course. The university also offers a range of other courses for foreign students including Chinese History, Chinese Culture, Chinese Literature, Chinese Economy, Chinese Philosophy and Chinese Law as well as a range of Doctoral and Masters courses which are taught in English. Taking a Chinese language course at Fudan University will help you to become more multicultural, to build a global view, and to make friends from all over the world. Go Abroad China are here to smooth the way, helping you choose a university, helping you get enrolled and ensuring all the finer details of coming to China to learn Chinese are taken care of for you.

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Learn Chinese in a culturally immersive program that is internationally recognized, which will open doors for your future career. Live, learn, laugh and experience Chinese in this immersive cultural experience that will leave you feeling like a new person.

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Why Shanghai Fudan University?

Join other local and international students who have found Shanghai Fudan University, the university with a global vision, a valuable place to learn and socialize.

University with global vision and multicultural atmosphere

Every year around 7,000 international students from 120 countries and regions study at Fudan

Variety of Chinese Mandarin language programs

Chinese language programs tie language and major-related studies together

Outstanding academic reputation that is proved by impressive alumni

innovative teaching approach combining ideology and culture in lectures and conferences

Opportunity to experience Shanghai and study at a Mandarin Language School with the brightest students


Program Highlights


  • International recognition for outstanding academic performance
  • Total immersion in Chinese language and culture
  • Affordable, accredited and quality Chinese language programs
  • The program fee covers tuition, accommodation, visa support documents, textbooks, certificate, free culture electives, social activities and guided tours to tourist sites, networking events, welcome pack, and total support and assistance
  • Dormitory, homestay accommodation or shared apartment with a Chinese roommate
  • College credit transfer available

Transcripts & Certification


Upon successful completion of the Go Abroad China Mandarin Language Program at Fudan University, you will receive an official certificate and results transcript from the university, which is accepted by most universities around the world. Successful completion requires an 80% attendance rate and passing grades for the exams and overall course. Once you have completed the course Go Abroad China will provide you with all the necessary documentation and assistance for credit transfer. Study abroad for a semester here; you will soon be speaking Chinese like one of the locals!

 

Why Choose GAC?

Transferring to an international university in another country can be a complicated process. Making sure you have everything sorted, from choosing the right place to study to transferring credits, organizing visas and getting around can do your head in. Go Abroad China is here to make the process as smooth as possible; we’ll handle all the details and ensure your stay in China is memorable for the right reasons! GAC can make sure you get into the university of your choice, organize all the details for you, help you with your visa and arrange the little extras that make the experience worthwhile! GAC arranges affordable, accredited and quality Chinese language programs. We’ve placed thousands of happy students and would love to do the same for you. With GAC you get:

University Placement

All Course Materials

Visa Support

Orientation and Welcome Support and Activities

Accommodation

Networking Opportunities

Airport Transfers

Cultural and Outdoor Experiences

Certificate and Course Credits

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Chinese Language Courses at Shanghai Fudan University

Learn Chinese in Shanghai at Fudan University’s Chinese Language School, one of the best in China,  and be fully immersed in Mandarin Chinese and the Chinese culture. Your classes will include all aspects of learning Mandarin Chinese, including speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, classical Chinese and Chinese affairs. The program has been designed to accelerate your grasp and proficiency in Mandarin Chinese.

The highly qualified staff have years of experience of teaching Chinese as a second language and helping students to achieve excellent results in a short time. Classes are available for any Mandarin proficiency level from absolute beginners to advanced students. Along with your language classes, a series of free lectures will be provided for a deeper understanding of Chinese culture, society, history and traditions.

The following Shanghai language courses are available here:

Summer School
Professional Business Chinese Internship Program
Fudan University’s International Summer Session will give students the opportunity to get familiar with China, take a Mandarin course in Shanghai and be part of the university community. All courses are divided in three levels depending on student’s language proficiency.  
Course highlights
  • Four-week Mandarin language course
  • Unique combination of Chinese language courses and major related classes
  • 19 content courses
  • Three Chinese Language courses to choose from
  • Wide range of topics that include Chinese History and Culture, Politics, Society, Business, Economy and Global Issues
  • Extracurricular activities that allow students to explore Shanghai and nearby areas
  • Professional Business Chinese Internship Program
The Professional Business Chinese Internship Program is designed for those overseas students who want to get an insight into the business environment and industry development in China. The International Cultural Exchange School is the specialized institution providing Chinese language and culture education for international students at Fudan University. The school is dedicated in promoting multicultural communication.   Course highlights
  • Study at one of the top universities in China.
  • Well balanced program design.
  • Opportunity to gain hands-on business experiences.
  • Diverse opportunities and experienced mentors.
  • Chinese language instruction available for all skill levels
  • Experience the lifestyle of China’s most dynamic city

What’s Included in a GAC Language Program?

At GAC, our primary aim is to make sure your stay in China is as smooth and hassle-free as possible. Over time we’ve found that our students ultimately become our friends. Our programs can easily be customized to suit your needs. Whether you want to come and learn Chinese and study in China for a  few weeks, over winter or summer, for a semester or an academic year, Go Abroad China have a program for you. If you still have questions or want to know more, why not contact us? Our team is here to help you every step of the way.

Your program fee includes the following:

Pre-arrival Support & Visa
Chinese language classes are the primary focus of our China immersion program. Our programs have been developed to help you learn as fast and effectively as possible, so by the time you leave, you’ve improved your proficiency and can carry out a simple conversation in Chinese, and have a sound understanding of the Chinese culture. The course usually includes 20 hours of language classes each week and cover the intricacies of speaking, writing and reading. All GAC Language and Internship programs include the courses, textbooks, and electives chosen with no out of pocket study expenses.
Dates and Fees
Programs can start at any time and run throughout the year, inquire now to find out what programs are available for your preferred dates. Fees will be based on the final package components selected. We want everyone to have the chance to live and study in China; to make this possible we have a range of financial options available to support students who cannot afford full fees. Contact us today to discuss dates, promotions, full, and partial sponsorship opportunities.
Housing
We offer three different housing accommodation options. The accommodation fee is already included in the program cost and is guaranteed for the duration of the student’s stay in China.
Safety and Support
We understand your concern for your safety while in China and we take this very seriously. Our team have many years’ experience in working with and supporting you. Safety and security form part of our policies and we provide full support throughout the program (24/7); including travel and living arrangements, visa documentation, pre-departure guide, airport transfers, orientation, study materials, familiarizing you with your university or language school and surroundings, and bilingual program coordinators.
Welcome and Orientation
To ensure that students and parents understand how the program works, what they can expect, so you understand the rules, regulations, city hazards, school rules and receive a cultural briefing, we organize orientation sessions. A parent session is available prior to students departing, while students take part in a group orientation once they arrive in China. Students will also be supplied with a welcome pack with necessary information and goodies they need for their stay.
Workshops and Seminars
Interactive workshops, group seminars, and discussions are included in the package. These workshops and seminars have been developed to help our participants get well-acquainted life in China, things to expect, components of Chinese culture such as music, art, shows or performances, traditional food, calligraphy, Tai Chi and more.
Chinese Language Classes
Chinese language classes are the primary focus of our China immersion program. Our programs have been developed to help you learn as fast and effectively as possible, so by the time you leave, you’ve improved your proficiency and can carry out a simple conversation in Chinese, and have a sound understanding of the Chinese culture. The course usually includes 20 hours of language classes each week and cover the intricacies of speaking, writing and reading. All GAC Language and Internship programs include the courses, textbooks, and electives chosen with no out of pocket study expenses.
City Tours and Excursions
We organize trips to famous and fascinating historical sites such as The Great Wall, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven and many more. In addition to these tourist sites, we organize trips to Chinese schools, universities, business enterprises and the countryside to let students enjoy all the aspects of the region they are staying in. Social activities are also included, enabling students to get to know their fellow participants and make friends for life.
Cities
Our programs are available at a number of Chinese Cities and are run in conjunction with China's Top Universities. The most popular destinations are Beijing and Shanghai, however, other cities also have much to offer. Talk to our coordinators about where you would like to stay while you are here.
Insurances
Our service package covers all the day-to-day needs from visa support documentation to insurances and medical aid membership. We understand you need to know you will be safe and looked after while here and that should anything happen, they will have the best medical care. Our team work hard to ensure that these situations do not arise and ensure we understand any health requirements you may have before you arrive. We work hard to ensure all our policies are up to the expected standards. You can be assured that we'll look after you.
Volunteer Opportunities
To enhance your learning experience in China, we have a selection of community projects and volunteering opportunities available. These include helping out at a local hospice, orphanages or poorer schools that need additional support.
Language Exchange Program
Living in China is a great way to speed up your learning experience, enabling you to engage with roommates and neighbors, develop great new friendships and learn outside the classroom. Our programs include the opportunity for language exchange with a native Mandarin speaker to help accelerate your learning experience through practice.

Shanghai Fudan University 2018 Program Dates

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Shanghai Fudan University Program Prices (NEW)

*All prices in USD

Important note:

  • There are two program levels – Standard and Intensive. The standard program includes 20 academic hours a week, while the intensive course includes 25 hours. The intensive program is suitable for students who want to accelerate their learning and want to achieve fluency in Chinese in a shorter time. The standard program is great for those who prefer a slower pace of studying and like to combine learning with leisure.
  • The timing and program schedule are flexible. We will make all necessary arrangements before your arrival and stay in China.
  • Each program component, such as Chinese language curriculum, the full Internship package, accommodation and others are optional. The price of the excluded components will be deducted from the overall package price for you. We can also provide individualized, customized programs based on your specific requirement. A homestay only program is also available.
  • Additional language classes fees are:USD $30 per hour for additional one-on-one tutoring classes and USD $25 per hour for additional small classes.

If you have any other questions or requirements, don’t hesitate to contact us online or email us at [email protected].

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Four Easy Steps to Learning Chinese in China

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Step one: Apply online

Once you have an idea about where, when and for how long you want to learn Chinese in China, complete our online application form to get the ball rolling.

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Step two: Assessment

To make sure we know what you want from your Chinese learning experience – why you want to study abroad, what you want to achieve, where and for how long you’d like to stay – we’ll organize a 15 minute Skype interview with you. From this, we can make sure we tailor the right Learn Chinese Package for you. We’ll also know if this is the right program for you. Within two to three days after the interview, the coordinator will be in touch by email to let you know if your application has been successful. If so, we’ll send you a formal offer.

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Step three: Confirmation

To confirm your placement in our program, you’ll need to reply to our letter of offer and pay your agreed deposit. Once this has been done, we’ll send you all the documents you need: your contract and all the required documents for your study visa application as well as your pre-departure package. The pre-departure package contains all the information you’ll need regarding your trip including where you’ll stay.

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Step Four: Start your Chinese study experience

Once your flights have been booked, let us know your arrival details (date and time, flight number) so that we can organize airport pick-up. We’ll be excited to welcome you to our program in person!

Our support doesn’t end when you arrive. We are as dedicated to ensuring you have around the clock support for the duration of your stay as we do in getting you here. Your journey will include your paid internship, accommodation, language courses, cultural experiences, tours, and networking.

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Promotions & Financial Aid

We want everyone to have the chance to live and study in China; to make this possible we have a range of financial options available to support students who cannot afford full fees. Contact us today to discuss promotions, full and partial sponsorship opportunities.

Our prices range from US$3,280 to US$11,480 depending on your accommodation and length of stay.

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