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. 

Zhejiang University
City: Hangzhou

Approximate semester dates:

Spring & Summer Semester: February - July
Fall & Winter Semester: September - January

Language of instruction: Chinese and English
Full time load equivalent: 20-25 credits per semester (1 credit at ZJU is equivalent to 16 teaching hours)
Fields of Study Available:

1. Intensive Chinese Language and Culture Program (20 teaching hours per week):

  • Compulsory courses: Intensive Reading Listening and Conversation, Extensive Reading
  • Electives: Chinese Calligraphy, Study of Chinese Chracters, Chinese Culture, Chinese Economy etc. 
  • Detailed course profiles available here

2. Undergrad courses in English and descriptions

3. Graduate courses in English and descriptions

4. Mainstream courses taught in Chinese: Students are required to have at least HSK Level 4 or above. 

College of Computer Science course list and course descriptions


Restricted Fields of Study:

Chinese language and culture courses are always taught on Yuquan campus while the major courses are taught on different campuses (including Yuquan campus).

Approximate living expenses:

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Additional information:
On-campus accommodation (twin share rooms without kitchen) available to exchange students. 

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