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International Summer School (August Session)


The CUHK ISS August Session is a three-week programme in the month of August offering intensive Chinese language training in Putonghua (Mandarin). You will enroll in two courses, each with three credits. The programme will be an opportunity for you to acquire pragmatic competence in the Chinese language through classroom learning and immersion activities.

Besides lectures, you will be able to experience the local culture, see first-hand the Hong Kong society and learn about the different sectors that make up its vibrant cityscape through excursions, activities, and visits.

Programme Dates

Suggested Arrival in HK

(Hostel check-in)

3 August 2018 (Fri)
Orientation & Welcome Lunch 4 August 2018 (Sat)
First Class 6 August 2018 (Mon)
Last Class 22 August 2018 (Wed)
Final Exam 23 August 2018 (Thu)
Farewell Party 24 August 2018 (Fri)
Hostel Check-out 25 August 2018 (Sat)