Live in China's capital city. Study Chinese. Explore the rapidly expanding world of entrepreneurship and technology in Beijing, a high-tech hub in a huge, dynamic economy. Experience the city with friends and practice your Chinese as you dig into the thriving tech and entrepreneurial scenes.
Home to companies like Baidu and Xiaomi, Beijing is the powerhouse driving China’s increasingly important role as a global leader in e-commerce and innovation. Spend the morning in class and then head into the city with classmates for site visits to cutting edge start-ups and tech giants. There’s also time to explore China and the local culture with friends and practice your Chinese language skills as you take in everything from the Forbidden Palace to the ancient hutongs (alleyways) to the modern 798 Art District.
- Take college-level courses
- Out-of-classroom learning & assignments
- Enroll in beginning or intermediate Conversational Chinese
- Explore local start-ups and companies around Beijing