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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior Language of Instruction: English
Minimum GPA: 2.50 Field of Study: Business Administration, Chinese, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Humanities, Management, Philosophy, Social Sciences
Housing Options: Residence Hall Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Program Type: Independent Program SDSU Office: 1-Study Abroad (ISC)
Program Description:
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a leading comprehensive research university, committed to general education and whole person development. With its emphasis on bilingualism and general education, unique collegiate life, and a spacious and green campus, CUHK is a top choice for students wishing to study in East Asia. 

This program provides an opportunity for students to obtain up to six credits and explore Hong Kong as their classroom over five weeks in the summer. Areas of studies for the July and August sessions include the following disciplines:
  • Business and Management
  • China studies 
  • Chinese Language (Cantonese and Putonghua)
  • Environment, Science and Technology
  • Humanities and Social Science
The August session offers four levels of Putonghua (Mandarin) from beginner to intermediate levels.

For course descriptions, please refer to the website.

No language prerequisite required. All courses are taught in English.

Application Period: Early February - April 30, 2019
July session: June 23 to July 31, 2019 (Optional four-day Beijing tour is offered at the end of the July session)
August session: August 4 to August 24, 2019

  • Double or triple occupancy rooms on-campus are guaranteed for ISS participants
  • Rooms are modestly furnished with free air conditioning and high-speed internet, with shared bath, cooking and laundry facilities
  • Students are encouraged to live on-campus for cultural immersion with local and international students
For program costs, please refer to the CUHK website. Please contact the advisor if you receive Veteran's benefits or tuition waivers.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/15/2019 03/15/2019 06/23/2019 07/31/2019
NOTE: Program dates listed in the SDSU Aztecs Abroad Database are estimated start and end dates only and flights should not be arranged based on these dates. Applicants should review the formal acceptance letter that will be sent by the independent program provider and/or host university to confirm expected arrival dates and expected departure dates. Study Abroad participants are expected to attend on-site orientation programs and stay though final exam periods. Check with your provider for final confirmed program dates.