Gernera Chinese Program

Intensive Chinese Program

International Summer Camp Program with Credits

HSK 4/5 Short-Term Online Live Courses

Short-Term Online Chinese Language Program

Short-Term Offline Chinese Language Program

Gerneral Chinese Program


Expected Result

Main Courses

Optional Courses


Students are expected to know basic phonetic and tones, and use about 3,000 words and 1,600 Chinese characters. At the end of the course, students should have a basic command in listening, speaking, reading, and writing which meets the needs of daily living and study.

Basic Chinese, Basic Listening, Speaking, and Reading, other optional courses

Chinese Characters,


Scientific Chinese,

Chinese Culture,

Kong Fu,


HSK Preparation


Students will be able to use about 5,200 words and about 2,200 Chinese characters. At the end of the course students should have a good command in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, and can deal with undergraduate courses.

Intermediate Listening, Speaking, Reading, Basic Writing in Chinese, Business Chinese, Newspaper Reading, online News Reading;


Students will be able to use about 7,000 words and 4,000 Chinese characters. Students should be able to listen to Chinese radio programs, read Chinese newspapers, and deal with postgraduate study in Chinese. The language skills will enable students to be fully involved in social and work activities such as tourism and business.

Advanced Chinese, Advanced Listening, Speaking, Reading, Applied Chinese Writing, Grammar of Modern Chinese, Chinese Culture, Cantonese, Business Chinese, Modern Chinese Lexicon, Chinese Rhetoric, Literature Conspectus, Chinese movies, other optional courses


1. Tuition

One semester: RMB 8, 500.

One year: RMB 16,200.

2. Activities

Inner city tours to historical sites.

3. Application Deadline

Fall Semester: 30 June.

Spring Semester: 31 December.

4. Duration

Long-Term: 1 semester or 1 academic year (Each academic year has two semesters);

Short-Term: 1-2 months (Applicants can choose an appropriate course level according to their Chinese language proficiency).

Intensive Chinese Program

1. Program Overview

The Intensive Chinese Language Program is designed for the international students who need to improve their Chinese language proficiency in a short period of time. The program focuses on improving students' comprehensive Chinese knowledge and skills, including listening, speaking, reading, and writing. With the completion of this one-year program, students should have a good command of using Chinese language to conduct deeper communication and discussion, as well as achieving a greater proficiency of Chinese language than that of others to successfully engage in major studies.

2. Eligibility

(1) The Intensive Chinese Program is only applicable to the beginner; For those who have basic Chinese, please apply for General Chinese Program.

(2) All applicants without HSK result who apply for degree program are required to attend this program prior to their degree studies.

3. Program Duration and Semesters

The Intensive Chinese Language Program is a one-year program, consists of two semesters. The Fall semester starts from early September while the Spring semester starts from the end of February. The exact dates subject to the admission notice.

4. Main Courses and Curriculum

30 Teaching Hours per Week


Basic Comprehensive Chinese (Listening, Reading & Writing, Speaking; Improved Comprehensive Chinese (Listening, Conversation, etc.); Academic Chinese.


Basic/Intermediate Scientific Chinese; Basic / Intermediate IT Chinese; HSK Preparation; Chinese Movie Appreciation; Chinese Songs; Chinese Kong Fu or Calligraphy, etc.

5. Course Highlights

(1) Courses are intensive

(2) Teaching speed is going fast

(3) Proficiency of language is improving fast

6. Application Deadline

Fall Semester: 30 June.

Spring Semester: 31 December.

7. Tuition

RMB 18,200 per year, RMB 10,000 per semester.

International Summer Camp Program with Credits

1. Program Overview

SCUT has been organizing summer camp program in Chinese language and culture for over ten years. The summer camp program has been developed specifically with international students who are interested in learning or increasing their knowledge of Chinese language, culture, and history. Through a series of class teaching and activities, participants will be able to conduct usual communication by using Chinese or English language and gain with a greater understanding of China, its people and history. SCUT has provided the training classes for over thousand international students from all over the world.

2. Courses

Courses I: Chinese Language and Culture (2 Credits)

Courses on entry and intermediate levels

· Chinese courses are mainly comprised of Chinese Comprehension, Conversation, and Reading; 12 hours per week

· Culture courses and activities include: Contemporary Chinese Economy, Chinese Culture, Chinese History and Geography, Chinese Calligraphy, Taiji and Chinese Kong-fu, etc; 4 hours per week

· 3-4 visits to the local companies and inner city tour

Courses II: Innovation: China's Greater Bay Area

· 8 lectures in English or Chinese medium

· 8 hours per week Chinese language and culture exploration

· 3-4 visits to the local companies and inner city tour

The topics mainly include: Introduction of the latest development information and achievements of Guangdong, Hongkong, Macao & Greater Bay Area, Economy, E-commerce, Artificial Intelligence, Face Recognition System, Smart City, Modern Transportation, New Materials Application, etc.

3. Courses II Highlights

(1) Invite well-known scholars and professors to introduce the latest development achievement of the related major and field and learn about the latest technology and economic development trends.

(2) Comprehensively and deeply understand the development process of contemporary China, and feel the vitality and speed of GBA's economic and technological development.

· The actual lectures delivered are subject to change

· Group applications are welcome; Programs can be tailored to the specific students' interests.

4. Application Materials

The applicants must first apply on the website:, fill the application form and upload the scan copy of your passport (photo page).

5. Schedule

The International Summer Camp Program will last for 4 weeks, starting from 12th July to 8th Aug 2022.

6. Application Deadline

30th June.

* Exact dates are subject to Admission Notice.

7. Fees

Tuition: RMB 3,500 


Double Room: RMB 27/day; 

Four-bed Room: RMB 12/day

8. Completion

Upon completion of the program, the participants will be awarded a certificate.

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HSK 4/5 Short-Term Online Live Courses

Short-Term Online Chinese Language Program

Short-Term Offline Chinese  Language Program

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