Multiple $5,000 - $7,000 grants are available through the New Colombo Plan for students going on exchange in semester 1 or 2, 2018 to China. 

Nanjing University
City: Nanjing

Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1 (Fall Semester): September - January
Semester 2 (Spring Semester): February - early July

Academic Calendar

Language of instruction: Chinese, English
Full time load equivalent:

Chinese Language Courses: 20 class hours per week

English-taught courses: 4 courses per semester

Fields of Study Available:

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Chinese Language Training Program: including Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, Chinese Culture and a range of electives

Chinese program course syllabus (only Chinese version available)

Courses taught in English (2017 Fall Semester

2015 and 2016 courses in English
English-taught courses available (including Business and International Studies) to undergraduate students. The list of English-taught courses is updated semester by semester; Course information can be provided upon request.

Course Syllabus (Zipped)


Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study:

MBA courses open to postgraduate students with more than 3 years working experience and completion of a Bachelor's degree in business field.


Approximate living expenses:

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2000-3000 RMB per month, the housing expense not included


Additional information:
Single-semester and full-year exchange available. 
Exchange not available to students with Chinese nationality. 

Q & A for exchange students
Students are expected to have at least HSK Level 5 to enrol in regular undergraduate courses taught in Chinese. 
Pre-Arrival information here
On-campus accommodation cannot be guaranteed for exchange students.

What our students say about Nanjing University
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