Explore one of the world's oldest civilizations and fastest growing economies. The size of this country becomes evident when you can travel from winter to summer or from Buddhist dominated region to Muslim dominated. China's well developed infrastructure makes it easy to travel around, though its giant size makes it difficult to visit the different parts during one visit only...
Prepare to meet the massive crowds of China with its 1.3 billion inhabitants, indefinable odors of the streets and overall chaos different from back home.
Chinese history stretches 5000 years back in time. You will find numerous historical treasures throughout the whole country. These treasures are maintained relatively well and transformed into exciting attractions. You will be fascinated by the ancient Chinese building capacity when, for example, climbing the Great Wall and admiring the cities.
Take this opportunity to study in an international study environment where the working language is English. Universities place great emphasis on globalization and internationalization. Let it be one semester or many, a period of study spent in China is guaranteed to give you life experiences and offer a fantastic and exciting environment.
Economy: Chinese economy is one of the fastest growing globally and is today the world's third largest economy after USA and Japan. In the years 2001-2007 China's economy passed Italy, France, Britain and Germany in size. Given its size according to the country's population, the country has potential to build an economy which is several times larger than the U.S..
Capital: Beijing (Peking)
Largest city: Shanghai
Language: Mandarin (70%)
Time zone: UTC +8
Currency: Hong Kong Dollar, Renminbi (Yuan (CNY))