Chengdu Travel Guide


The following universities accept foreign students with the proper visa:

University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (中国电子科技大学)
Southwest Jiaotong UniversitySWJTU has 10 recipients of the National Science Foundation for Distinguished Young Scholars, 47 award winners selected by Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University.
Sichuan University (四川大学)
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
Sichuan Normal University (四川师范大学)
Southwest University for Nationalities
Sichuan Higher Institute of Cuisine, . This institute's three-year training program has 2,500 enrolled Chinese students. The school also offers short term courses to foreigners with English translation.

Language School:

Chengdu Mandarin Club. A language School offers different types of Mandarin Chinese courses with flexible schedules. Students year-round for a one-on-one class or a group class with 5 students. All the teachers are master's degree holders in TCFL (teaching Chinese as a foreign language). They also offer various kinds of Chinese culture activities.


Private Chinese language lessons are available for ¥40-85 per hour. Ask for a referral at one of the universities, or from another student. Textbooks for learning Chinese are available at many local bookshops.

Bear in mind that the Mandarin spoken by the locals amongst themselves is South-Western Mandarin. This is substantially different from Putonghua or Beijing Mandarin, Taiwan Mandarin or Singapore Mandarin that foreigners and overseas Chinese typically learn. However most locals will speak Putonghua with you if you speak it.

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