Chinese (Putonghua or Cantonese) for CUHK International Students
CLC provides the following Chinese language courses to CUHK international students:
Non-credit-bearing Cantonese courses
General Education Course/ Language knowledge course taught in English UGED1146/CLCE1103
Putonghua/ Cantonese Immersion Course (PRINCH in China or Hong Kong)
Exchange students (term or year) are admitted by CUHK’s Office of Academic Links (OAL). Under IASP, students may be entitled to take 1 – 2 Putonghua or Cantonese courses without the need to pay tuition fee (subject to OAL’s approval) and earned credits once the course(s) are registered on CUSIS. Studied credits can be transferred to one’s home institution, if approved.
international students under the 4-year curriculum are admitted by CUHK’s Office of Admission and Financial Aid (OAFA). Students may be required to take Putonghua or Cantonese course(s) to fulfil their Chinese Language Requirement (subject to decision made by the Registrar’s Office).
All students are welcomed to complete the course registration procedures at UPS office (LG9, Leung Kau Kui Bldg, CUHK, Shatin) in person.