CIEE Nanjing Intensive Language & Culture
Nanjing lies south of the Yangzi River and east of Purple Mountain. The city prides itself on maintaining a traditional Chinese city atmosphere, while also welcoming urban development in designated parts of the city. It contains tree-lined streets and historic sites from the Ming dynasty such as the city wall, and museums of the Taiping Rebellion and the Nanjing Massacre. It is fairly close to Shanghai, Suzhou, and Hangzhou. The Yellow Mountains, said to be one of China’s most beautiful scenic attractions, is within a five-hour drive of the city.
One of the top five institutions in China, Nanjing University is a comprehensive university known in particular for its liberal arts and social science disciplines. There are over 20,000 undergraduate and 9,400 graduate students currently attending the University.
Relevant Academic Disciplines
Overall GPA 2.75
1 Chinese area studies course
Language Skill: 1 year college level