BFSU Advanced Research Program for University Students

‘Understanding China’ - Beijing & Foshan

The Advanced Research Program Summer Camp of BFSU targets college and university students. It caters to university students with the goal to provide the chance to understand China's economic development and social life, the opportunity to explore and understand Chinese traditional culture as well as the Chinese language.


Time & Place:                       August 4th -16th Beijing and Foshan, China

NEW Registration Deadline:       May 9th 2020

Information Day:                 April 24th 16:00 (register via

Number of participants:    20 participants



The activities of the camp are comprised of cultural & economic lectures, corporate visits, research activities and Chinese language courses. A detailed program will follow.


The BFSU Summer Camp covers all costs for activities, transportation, food and accommodation within China. Participants must cover airfare (Vienna-Beijing, Guangzhou-Vienna), travelling insurance, Visa fees and a € 20 registration fee

The number of participants is limited and slots are allocated according to the "first come, first serve" principle. Applications may be submitted to the Confucius Institute at the University of Vienna until May 9th, 2020.

Application requirements

1.    University students

2.    Age: 18-35 years

3.    3 months/ 40 hours of Chinese language studies

4.    Lovers of Chinese culture, students with an HSK certificate will be given priority

5.    Recipients of the Confucius Institute Scholarship of the past 3 years are not eligible

6.    Complete application materials including a short CV, a letter of motivation, proof of Chinese proficiency and a copy of passport and student ID/enrollment notice







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