Inside Linfield - Semester/Year Abroad

Semester abroad in China


The Chinese Studies Institute: Beijing, China.  

  • The Chinese Studies Institute is hosted at Peking University, one of the top global universities.
  • Program includes four study trips that take students around China, from Lhasa to Ruijin.
  • Additional excursions around Beijing and cultural activity workshops are offered regularly to participants. 
  • Enjoy the bustling university focused district of Haidian, where Peking University is located, by visiting the Summer Palace grounds, going shopping or exploring cafes. 



Students may choose either fall or spring semester:

  • Late August to mid-December
  • Mid-January to late April

Additional Requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (3.2 preferred)
  • Minimum of 1 year college level Chinese
  • It is highly recommended that students take TCCA 230 (Intercultural Communication: Global Perspectives).


  • Students usually stay in campus dorms.
  • The Chinese immersion program provides the opportunity for family homestay off campus.


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