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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)
24 & 25 June 2018 (Sun & Mon)
Orientation & Welcome Dinner 26 June 2018 (Tue)
First Class 27 June 2018 (Wed)
Last Class 26 July 2018 (Thu)
Make-up Class 27 July 2018 (Fri)
Final Exam 30 July 2018 (Mon)
Farewell Party 30 July 2018 (Mon)
Hostel Check-out 1 August 2018 (Wed)
Optional Beijing Tour 1 – 4 August 2018 (Wed – Sat)