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Semester Chinese Language Program
- General Information

    1. Introduction to Chinese Language Program

    Editor Notes: The course is taught in Chinese and provides different levels of study.

    • The program is divided into Elementary Level (A, B), Intermediate Level (C, D), and Advanced Level (E).
    • In total, there are 18-week courses a term.
    • Study Place: OUC Fushan Campus, No.23 Eastern HongKong Road.

    2. Main Courses

    Editor Notes: This program offers 8 main courses for international students.

    Intensive Reading Spoken Chinese
    Reading Listening Comprehension
    Chinese Culture Chinese Writing
    Reading of Chinese Newspaper Reading of Chinese Periodicals

    Contents for Chinese culture

    Week Topic Week Topic
    1 Introduction: Dos and Don’ts 7 Great Thinkers and Philosophers
    2 Chinese Cuisine 8 Chinese Education
    3 Chinese Languages 9 Chinese Religion
    4 New China and Influencing Figures 10 Chinese Literature and Art
    5 Chinese Customs 11 Chinese Festivals
    6 Chinese Dynasties and Historical Events 12 Chinese Medicine and Massage, Qigong

    3. Sample Curriculum

    Editor Notes: This curriculum is for reference only.

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    4. Time and Duration

    Editor Notes: Here is the time arrangement and application time.

    4.1 Time of Entrance

    • Spring Semester: First Monday of March
    • Fall Semester: First Monday of September

    4.2 Duration of Study

    1/2-2 years

    4.3 Time of Application

    • Spring Semester: First Monday of March
    • Fall Semester: First Monday of September

    5. School Introduction

    Editor Notes: Ocean University of China is a comprehensive university under the direct jurisdiction of the State Ministry of Education.

    • There are over 20,000 registered students at Ocean University of China , including 4,500 Master's and Doctoral students and over 500 international students.
    • Among the 2,300 faculty members there are many nationally and internationally recognized experts and scholars, 8 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and 5 academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering.
    • Ocean University of China (hereinafter referred to as OUC) is located in Qingdao, a renowned summer resort and an attractive historic tourist city of scenic beauty and temperate climate.

    Learn More about Ocean University of China.

    6. International Education Center

    Editor Notes: OUC is now offering a large range of programs to international students, including some tailor-made programs.

    • Each year more than 1300 international students from over 50 countries pursue their Certificate/Diploma/Bachelor's degree/Master's degree/Ph.D in our university.
    • Our programs, especially known for their high standards of teaching and considerate services have been attractive to students from all over the world.
    • Various cooperation has been set up with world-famous universities from different countries, such as Germany, USA, U.K. Russia, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia etc.

    7. Campus Life

    Editor Notes: Various activities will be organized usually and students lead a rich and colorful life.

    (Tai Chi Show)


    (Chinese Contest)


    Tuition Fee
    Non-degree RMB 7,000 in total (About $ 1,285)
    Accommodation Fee
    No 4 Apartment
    Double Room RMB 22 to RMB 50
    Single Room RMB 32 to RMB 40
    International Center Apartment
    Double Room RMB 50 to RMB 70
    Single Room RMB 105 to RMB 60
    International Student Apartment
    Double Room RMB 75 to RMB 82
    No.4 Apartment
    Other Fees
    Application Fee RMB 400
    Service Fee USD 50
    Living Expense RMB 2,000 to RMB 2,500
- How Much Scholarship Cover
Admission Only
- You Need Pay After Got Scholarship (RMB)
  • Tuition:  7,000
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement
  • Non-Chinese nationality
  • Be in good health
  • Between age 18-60
- Application Documents

1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

2. Photocopy of valid passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

3. Passport photo

A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant

4. High school graduate certificate

Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

5. Resume

Written in Chinese and in English

6. Certificate of employment

If applicable

  • Step 1: Click "Apply Now" button below and pay scholarship service fee.

  • Step 2: Wait for the payment confirmation, then provide documents guidance. (including the application form)

  • Step 3: Submit documents and wait for result and admission documents (including admission letter, visa letter)
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