Sun Yat-Sen University

Introduction

Sun Yat-sen University, originally known as Guangdong University, was founded in 1924 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen (also called Sun Zhongshan), a great democratic revolutionary leader of the 20th century. The University is located in Guangdong Province, an area neighboring Hong Kong and Macao, which is at the forefront of China's reform and opening up.

Being one of the leading universities in the People's Republic of China, Sun Yat-sen University is a comprehensive multi-disciplinary university, including the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, technical sciences, medical sciences, pharmacology, and management sciences.

It has about 82,384 students studying on four campuses in and Zhuhai. Benefiting from its location near Hong Kong and Macao and the regional advantage of opening and economic development, the university has become an important base for training high-level talents, scientific research, providing services to society and inheriting cultural traditions.

The University has also successfully built international cooperation and exchange relationships with many top universities in the world. According to the Times Higher Education World University Ranking for 2010-2011, Sun Yat-sen University was ranked in the top 200 in the world.

At present, Sun Yat-sen University covers a total area of 5.972 square kilometers and has 4 campuses: Guangzhou South Campus, Guangzhou North Campus, Guangzhou East Campus, and Zhuhai Campus.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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General Chinese (Mandarin)

Campus Full time 1 semester September 2019 China Guangzhou Zhuhai + 1 more

The School of Chinese as a Second Language (SCSL), Sun Yat-sen University is one of the first institute to teach Chinese as a Second Language. Since the 1980s, more than 10,000 students from 100 countries and regions have studied in SCSL. It is also an official center for the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK). Every year it receives about 1,000 international students to study Chinese language... [+]

General Chinese (Mandarin) A clear focus on Chinese Mandarin; Carefully designed immersion activities and excursions; Teaching delivered by qualified faculty at school; Discussions with the participation of Chinese students and faculty. Program Description

The School of Chinese as a Second Language (SCSL), Sun Yat-sen University is one of the first institute to teach Chinese as a Second Language. Since the 1980s, more than 10,000 students from 100 countries and regions have studied in SCSL. It is also an official center for the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK). Every year it receives about 1,000 international students to study the Chinese language.

SCSL runs multi-level Chinese language programs, including non-degree courses in Chinese language, undergraduate courses for international students, graduate (MA and Ph.D.) courses in TCFL/TCSOL, and training courses for overseas Chinese teachers.... [-]


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