Immerse yourself in a unique, life-changing experience.
Experience first-hand modern life, beyond the headlines, in one of the world’s oldest civilizations. By combining intense language and course work, unparalleled immersion opportunities, and academic excursions throughout the country, you will learn more about China in your first week here than you have in your entire life.
Trace 2,050 miles of the ancient international trade route between China and Europe, immerse yourself in the rural ethnic groups in China’s southern jungles and mountains.
Study with our world-class faculty whose expertise is sought the world over. You have read articles and seen countless news stories about China; now immerse yourself in a place that has been a part of the global conversation for thousands of years.
Much of the TBC curriculum can satisfy core curriculum requirements of many universities and colleges. Our diverse curriculum offers courses in the following disciplines:
TBC works closely with your home university regarding program tuition and financial aid. As is the case with all U.S. Federal Aid, it will carry with you to any U.S. accredited institution (that’s us!). Additionally we have made agreements with many universities worldwide so that your university financial aid will transfer as well. Many students find that the housing and living costs in Beijing are significantly less than a semester on their home campus. For more information about Tuition, Financial Aid, and Scholarships visit our Admission page.
TBC admits students on a rolling basis. You are encouraged to apply in advance in order to secure a place in the program.
Check with your home university study abroad office, as they may have earlier deadlines.
TBC must receive your completed application by the following deadlines: