Welcome to Beijing

As the political, educational, and cultural center of China, Beijing is absolutely awe-inspiring! Rooted in the past and reaching for the future, the city sparks and hums with activity. It has more universities and research institutes than any other city in China, and a full 3,000 years of history are reflected in its art, architecture, music, and traditions. Looking for the Forbidden City, Tian’anmen Square, or the nearby Great Wall? They’re all here – surrounded by trendy restaurants, lush parks, famous theatres, and expansive museums.

Beijing Study Abroad Programs

Intensive Chinese Language

If you want to make rapid gains in Chinese language, this program is for you, with 20 hours of full-immersion language instruction per week and a language pledge.

Popular Culture and Social Change

This semester program invites you to examine the currents driving contemporary Chinese society through the lens of popular and political culture.

Summer in Beijing

This eight-week program allows you to study the world’s most spoken language or complete a cross-cultural internship in China’s capital city.

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