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CIEE Intensive Chinese Language and Culture Program in Nanjing, China


Fall, Spring, Academic Year


Fall: late August - mid December; Spring: late February - mid June; Academic Year: late August - mid June

Degree Level


Minimum Education


Subject Areas

  • Asian Studies
  • Chinese Language
  • Culture
  • Foreign Language
  • Independent Study

Cost in US$:

Please check the CIEE website for current program pricing.

Program Fees Include:

We want to make sure you get the most out of your experience when you study abroad with CIEE, which is why we offer the most inclusions in our fees.
- Tuition and housing
- Pre-departure advising and optional on-site airport meet and greet
- Full-time program leadership and support
- Field trips and cultural activities
- CIEE iNext travel card which provides insurance and other travel benefits

Experience Required


  • Overall GPA 2.75
  • 2 semesters of college-level Mandarin Chinese or equivalent
  • 1 college-level Chinese area studies course recommended
  • *Advanced High level language students with at least five semesters of college-level Mandarin Chinese take Chinese electives with other international students and Superior level language students take elective courses with local Chinese students directly through the host university. Students with near-native proficiency in Mandarin should contact CIEE prior to submitting their application.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays
  • Dormitory

Participants Travel


Scholarships are Available

We have several scholarships that students can apply for. Contact CIEE for details.

Application Process Involves

  • Other
  • Transcript
  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application
  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network