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International Summer School (July Session)


Are you looking for a summer programme that is fun and academically challenging at the same time, where you can meet new friends from around the world, learn in an open and stimulating classroom, and spend a fun-filled summer exploring a cosmopolitan city? Join us at the Chinese University of Hong Kong International Summer School (CUHK ISS) to enjoy all of it and more!

At the five-week CUHK ISS July Session, you can:

  • Enrol in up to two academic courses (each with three credits) taught by leading academics from CUHK and prestigious overseas universities in the areas of business & management, China studies, Chinese language (Cantonese and Putonghua), environment, science & technology, and humanities & social science.
  • Study with peers from around the world at CUHK’s multicultural campus, which is the largest and greenest in Hong Kong.
  • Participate in excursions, activities, and visits to immerse in the local culture outside the classroom.
  • Join an optional tour to Beijing and explore major landmarks including the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Olympic stadiums and Summer Palace.

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

Programme Dates

July Session

Suggested Arrival in HK
(Hostel check-in)
23 & 24 June 2019 (Sun & Mon)
Orientation & Welcome Dinner 25 June 2019 (Tue)
First Class 26 June 2019 (Wed)
Last Class 25 July 2019 (Thu)
Make-up Class 26 July 2019 (Fri)
Final Exam 29 July 2019 (Mon)
Farewell Party 29 July 2019 (Mon)
Hostel Check-out 31 July 2019 (Wed)
Optional Beijing Tour 31 July – 3 August 2019 (Wed – Sat)