Chinese Language Summer Program at Northwestern Polytechnical University

Introduction to the Program

The Chinese Language Summer program at Northwestern Polytechnical University teaches you the language and culture of China by bringing you to historical sites in Shaanxi, Beijing, Guangxi, and Henan in the warm feel of the summer season.

About Northwestern Polytechnical University

The Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) is a national key university found in the historic city of Xi’an – the cradle of Chinese civilization. It is the only multidisciplinary and research-oriented university in China that also focuses on developing research-based education programs in various fields such as aeronautics and marine engineering.

The main campus of Northwestern Polytechnical University.

NPU works in partnership with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). It is a top-tier university with a Ministry of Education Class A, Double First Class University distinction.

NPU is one of the best universities in the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The university has a historical legacy unlike no other. In 1960, NPU was legally approved as a key state university under the State Council. The university ranked in the top 15 of China’s 7th and 8th five-year plans. It is also one of the few universities to pioneer a graduate school.

The Northwestern Polytechnical University is an “Outstanding University Alliance” member. It has received numerous awards from different educational bodies in China. NPU follows the university motto, “Loyalty, Integrity, Courage, and Perseverance.”

The university continues to spread academic excellence in the west. It is fully committed to national defense and making a mark in the history of PRC. NPU visualizes itself as a world-class university, creating world-class, innovative changes.

About the Chinese Language Summer Program 

The Chinese Language Summer Program helps you understand and know basic Chinese words, and language in general. It also teaches you Chinese history, tradition, and culture by going to popular and scenic spots around China.

Within 3 weeks, you will visit historical spots in Xi’an City such as the History Museum, Terracotta, Huaqing Pool, the big goose pagoda, Beilin and City wall. You will be given the opportunity to adjust your study duration, tuition, and courses based on your requirements.

Entry Requirements 

  • Application Form for NPU
  • Notarized highest diploma or certificate
  • One photocopy of passport and two passport photos
  • Physical Examination Form
  • Clearance Certificate by local police station authorized by the Chinese Embassy

Application Deadline

The application deadline is May 5, 2019, and the summer program starts on June 2019.


NPU offers comfortable and clean accommodation for students within the university. You can choose from different room options.

Below is a list of accommodation fees.


There are a number of accommodation options for students. For full information see the accommodation page here.

About the Application Process

To apply, complete the application form and pay the application fee here. Applications take 4-6 weeks before a decision is given, and students are accepted on a rolling basis. After you have been accepted you will receive your official acceptance letter visa application form. If you have any questions contact us.

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