Shandong University - Summer Program

City: Jinan Country: China

Shandong University - Summer Program Website

This program was not offered in 2022. We hope to offer this program in 2023. Please check back in November 2022. 


Shandong University is one of the China's original institutions of higher learning. Established in 1864, Tengchow College of Liberal Arts (Dengzhou Wenhuiguan), where its medical program originated, was the predecessor of Cheeloo University and signified the beginning of modern Chinese higher education.

After the merger in 2000, Shandong University has made great progress in its scientific research, as demonstrated by its rapid progress in various scientific research indexes. In 2012, the amount of its articles indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) ranked 8th among domestic universities, the fourth consecutive year for the university to rank within the top 10.

Covering an area of over 533 hectares (including 200 hectares of the Qingdao Campus), Shandong University is large in scale, comprising 8 campuses (Jinan Central Campus, Hongjialou Campus, Baotuquan Campus, Qianfoshan Campus, Campus of Qilu Software College, Xinglongshan Campus, Qingdao Campus, and Weihai Campus) in three different cities (Jinan, Qingdao, and Weihai). It also enjoys a teaching and administrative staff of 10,200 (including those from the Weihai Campus and the 3 affiliated hospitals). Its full-time student population totals up to 60,000, of which 41,000 are undergraduates, 16,000 are postgraduates and more than 1,700 are international students.

Students who are Canadian citizens applying for this program are encouraged to apply for funding through the Canada Learning Initiative in China (CLIC) program.

When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Summer

Dates & Duration: Mainly held in July and August

Eligibility Requirements

Open to: All Faculties

Level: Undergraduate, Graduate

See Eligibility.

Program Information

Language of Instruction: English, Chinese

Shandong University - Summer Program Course Information

Shandong University Credit Information

The 2019 international summer school will be mainly held in July and August, ranging for one to eight weeks, on China studies, chemistry and transportation, etc.

Fees & Costs

Education Abroad Application Fee: $250.00 CAD

Program Fee (EXCH 811)*: $1,402.18 CAD

Fees are subject to change without notice.

*Based on Spring/Summer 2019 Ualberta fee index, incl. non-instructional fees. International students will be subject to International Differential Fee. The program fees include tuition, accommodation, materials, airport transfer, city tour, orientation and farewell, and other social and cultural events.

Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements to Shandong. Students are also responsible for any additional costs including visa fees, medical coverage, books and supplies, meals, entertainment and incidental expenses.


Participants will stay in a standard room especially for international students shared by two in the College of International Education. The room is furnished with a bathroom, internet access, TV, telephone, and air conditioner. An internet bar and library are available in the College and free to use. Wireless internet access is available in the lobby of the teaching building.

Program Contact

University of Alberta International, Education Abroad

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