2018 Shanghai University Summer School

Program: July 15 to August 12, 2018 (4 weeks) for college students only

 Application Deadline: May 20, 2018

Phase 1: Spoken Chinese and Conversation in classroom

Phase 2: Chinese culture and globalization program: classes include Chinese culture, calligraphy, history, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chinese costume, Chinese folk culture, Confucius culture and more.

Phase 3: Shanghai International Cultural Program: lectures and visits to various attractions including the Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Yu Garden, Acrobatic show, visits to top universities, a Huangpu River cruise and more. 

Phase 4: Final summary and report including photography and videos.

Program fee: $2,500 fee covers tuition, room and board (2-person international dorm room with private bathroom, AC and Wifi), some meals plus student discount meal card, local field trips, airport pickup and more. (RT airfare not included).

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2018 Summer Language and Culture Program in Shanghai

This four-week program is at Shanghai Polytechnic University and is held June 15 to July 18, 2018. It is designed for foreign students looking to learn Chinese and explore the culture, including fun culinary classes held by professional chefs based at 5-star hotels.

Students will live on campus in the international dorm with one roommate (single pay extra fee). The campus is near the subway and the recently opened Shanghai Disney.


  • Program fee of $2,500 covers tuition, housing, meals, welcome reception and field trips
  • Includes airport pickup in Shanghai (free)
  • Step-by-step guidance with application and visa
  • RT airfare or personal travel in China not included

Students will learn about the diverse cultures in China, regional customs and etiquette. The program entails a rich variety of activities including visits to top-tier hotels and restaurants. Space is limited.

In addition to learning Chinese, the group will have and face-to-face interviews with first class chefs and well known nutrition experts. Students will be given certificates of completion. Contact TripScholar for more information and to register. Contact TripScholar for more information or to register.

Summer program activities

Hutong School Mandarin Programs

Hutong  School has been offering Chinese language classes for more than 10 years in China. The school is designed to teach Mandarin to students of all levels and also offers HSK testing. Students have included college students, business executives and even diplomats. Group, one-on-one and intensive sessions available. 

Classes are offered year-round and can be designed to suit your schedule. Mention code TSNY5 to get a 5 percent discount on your tuition. Learn more