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International Summer School (August Session)


Chinese is the most spoken language in the world. Want to learn it and don’t know where to start? How about an intensive session in the summer where you can quickly grasp practical knowledge of the Chinese language, and have fun with peers from around the world at the same time? Now you can enjoy all of this at the Chinese University of Hong Kong International Summer School (CUHK ISS)!

At the three-week CUHK ISS August Session, you can:

  • Receive intensive training in Putonghua to acquire pragmatic competence in the Chinese language through classroom learning and immersion activities.
  • Study with peers from around the world at CUHK’s multicultural campus, which is the largest and greenest in Hong Kong.
  • Join field trips to cultural sites to practice your language skills.
  • Participate in excursions, activities, and visits to immerse in the local culture outside the classroom.

Read on to discover how the ISS August session can make this summer one of your best!

Programme Dates

Suggested Arrival in HK

(Hostel check-in)

4 August 2019 (Sun)
Orientation & Welcome Lunch 5 August 2019 (Mon)
First Class 6 August 2019 (Tue)
Last Class 22 August 2019 (Thu)
Final Exam 23 August 2019 (Fri)
Farewell Party 23 August 2019 (Fri)
Hostel Check-out 24 August 2019 (Sat)