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Zhongnan University Scholarship Program

About the Program

Participants will receive a scholarship from and be hosted by Zhongnan University of Economics and Law (ZUEL), partner university of SBU’s Confucius Institute. ZUEL is located in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province and one of the most ancient cities in China. Wuhan is a huge political, economic, and cultural hub – the biggest financial, industrial, and commercial centers in Central China. With its intriguing contrast of old and new, Wuhan is attractive to international visitors.

Course of Study

Participants will take a 6 credit Chinese Language and Culture course fulfilling SBU’s Skill 3 requirement, as well as DEC J or DEC G.

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Course Information

Location Wuhan, Beijing, and Xi'an (China)
Language of Instruction English, Chinese
Language Proficiency No Language Proficiency Required
Program Type International Summer School: Students select courses offered by the partner institution
Program Dates Summer 2015 dates TBA
Living Arrangements Residence hall style housing


GPA 2.0 GPA or higher
Other Requirements Late applications considered at the program director's discretion
Application Deadline March 1, 2015
Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

Program Cost

Application Fee


Tuition Rate

$257 per credit for NY residents


$816 per credit for non-residents

Program Fee

$800 Program Fee: (This fee has been subsidized by Zhongnan University of Economics and Law. It includes room, 3 meals per day, group excursions, and international health insurance.)

Administrative Fee

$200 (non-refundable)

International Health Insurance

Included in the program fee

Other Fees


Travel Costs

Estimated Airfare: $1,800.  All student participants will travel together to the study abroad site.  Students who do not abide by this policy may be dismissed from the program.

Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.

More Information

Credits earned on this program do not calculate toward a student's GPA at Stony Brook University.  Non-SBU students are advised to check their home university policy on grade and credit transfer.

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Contact Information

Jen Green
Study Abroad Advisor
International Academic Programs
Stony Brook University
E1340 Melville Library
Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-3397
Tel: (631) 632-7030
Fax: (631) 632-1396
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