cis seu international students

Elementary Chinese

Introduction to the Program

The Elementary Chinese program at Southeast University (SEU) is a one-semester or one-year program for international students.

About the Program

The program offers courses in Chinese to non-native speakers wishing to improve their Chinese language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). The course work in this program is on three levels (beginning, intermediate and advanced).

Start Date of the Program

September or March

Entry Requirements

  • Over 16 years old
  • Healthy foreigners

Application Deadline

June 15 or December 30

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees are RMB8000 per semester. The total for the 1 year program is 16,000 RMB.


International students may choose to live in the International Students’ Dormitary, which spread in all three campuses. The room rate varies from RMB 11000 to 15000 for a two-bed room each year, depending on the location and facilities. 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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