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Summer Language Program in Beijing, China
Beijing, China (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
Language Requirement:
Program Type: Columbia Administered Program
Program Advisor:
Robin Leephaibul:
Eligibility: CU and Visiting Undergrads, Graduate Students, and Postgrads Summer Program: Columbia Summer Program
Program Description:
The program includes:
  • Completion of one year of Chinese in one summer
  • Multiple levels including: elementary, second year, third year, fourth year, and fifth year Chinese
  • Intensive language courses, drill sessions, individual tutorials, and language partners
  • Homestays with Chinese families
  • Organized excursions and cultural activities
  • One week independent travel break
Please use the side bar to the left for the most up to date information about this program including requirements, deadlines, the academic calendar and more detailed information about the Beijing experience!


Applications for this program are generally available by the second week of December and are due in mid-February.

The online application includes the following:
  • Application
  • Chinese Writing Sample (not required for those applying to Elementary Chinese)
  • Official Transcript
  • Language Recommendation
  • Study Abroad Approval Form
  • Application fee, if applicable
  • Valid Passport Information
 You may also send a message to with your name, school, Beijing, and term of interest. We will notify you as soon as the application is available.

Columbia Dates & Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
This program is currently not accepting applications.