Shanghai, China

The Chinese economy is the world’s second largest and Shanghai is the centre of the Chinese business and a global business hub.  As a student in Shanghai, you will have a unique opportunity  to get acquainted with the language, culture and business in one of the future dominant cultures at close range.

Partner institution

Shanghai Jianqiao University.

Language of instruction

Specially arranged courses in English.

Possibilities for stays in China

Summer school: No

Semester abroad: Yes. Students from Marketing Management (markedsføringsøkonom) and Financial Management and Services (finansbachelor) can study their third semester at Jianquao Shanghai University if their third semester takes place during the autumn semester. 

Internship abroad: Every year several of our students do internships in Shanghai. Contact the International Office for a list of companies where students have recently been or have a look at the membership list at the DCCC (Danish Chamber of Commerce China) and the Danish Chinese Business Forum.

Hutong School provides internships in Shanghai and other Chinese cities. They also offer housing opportunities as well as Chinese language courses. Get more information about internship abroad.

Visa information about China

China has a tendency to change their visa rules every now and then so make sure you stay updated by checking their website.

Visa application form: Follow the step-by-step guide here

Additional information

You must have valid insurance (including health and repatriation).

The Academy cannot guarantee that medical conditons and allergies (food or otherwise) can be accommodated, it is your responsibility to research this.

Danish consulate general in Shanghai.

Chinese embassy in Copenhagen.

Standing out from the madding crowd

Anne Kirstine Skytt is taking one semester of her Marketing Management programme in Shanghai.

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