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Peking University (PKU)

Beijing, China

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Program Overview

About Peking University

"Just as China is in a dynamic state of change, Peking University finds itself in the position of meeting the evolving challenges facing the world economies. Through its educational initiatives, PKU, Guanghua seeks to become a world-class business school and advance the local community with its intellectual resources and far-reaching alumni network. PKU over 32,000 students and over 4,000 faculty members. The Guanghua School of Management has over 3,000 students and over 100 faculty members. As a leading business school in China, PKU Guanghua is committed to providing the local and international business community with cutting-edge management knowledge and services. With the university's heritage of innovation and social responsibility, our faculty continues to serve the nation with aspiration and dedication. We educate business leaders who make a difference to the world." - Peking University

Term Dates

Fall Semester: Early September to *Mid-January
*Exams will be held in January in Beijing (no exceptions)

Spring Semester:
Mid-February to Late June

Dates are approximate and may be subject to change


On campus accommodation is very limited. The Office of International Relations will offer assistance to incoming exchange students. This information will be emailed to you one month before your arrival. Off-campus housing rates: US$400 - 800 for one single room in a two/three-bedroom apartment per month.

Approximate Living Expenses

This depends on your living situation and your own spending habits, but approximately $200-$300 per month, excluding housing.

Language of Instruction

English and Chinese

Student Services

Guanghua International Students Association - Buddy Program, Career Services, State of the art library, Computer Facilities, Cafes and on-campus restaurants, Student organizations, Bookstores, Gyms

Did you know?

Dubbed the "Harvard of China," Peking University is one of China's most prestigious universities and is world-renowned in humanities and social sciences

PKU Course Information

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Student Profiles & Evaluations

PKU Students