Study at Southwest University
Short-term Language and Chinese Culture Program


Program targets

Foreigners interested in Chinese language and culture

Program focus

Language learning, improvement and culture experience

Program objectives

To help learners to learn or improve their Chinese listening, speaking, reading and writing, explore and experience rich and historical Chinese culture

Study duration

upon request

Program arrangement

Core language courses

Comprehensive Chinese

Chinese Listening & Speaking

Chinese Reading & Writing

Chinese cultural courses

Traditional Chinese Music

Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese Kungfu

Chinese Paper-cutting

Chinese cultural activities

One day tour in Chongqing

One day visit to Dazu Rock Carving

Half day visit to a middle school

Half day visit to a primary school

Chinese costume show

Fees (CNY)

Registration & insurance:200 to 400

Tuition: 800/week, 1200/month

Accommodation: 80/day (double-bed room), 140/day (single-bed room)


The program is open to any groups of 10 persons or more any time of the year.

Among the Chinese cultural activities, students pay for one day tour in Chongqing (about CNY 300/person), one day visit to Dazu Rock Carving (about CNY 450/person), Chinese costume show (about CNY 100/person).

Students are responsible for the meal. If organized in group, students pay CNY 80/person/day.

Special programs can be offered according to specific requirements.

Contact Information

International Students Admission Office, Southwest University

Add: No. 2, Tiansheng Road, Beibei District, Chongqing 400715, P. R. China

Tel: +86-23-68367823, +86-23-68366002

Fax: +86-23-68253497, +86-23-68367823