The GEC (Global Educatio Center) / ISO (International Students Office) provides advising, programs, services, and support to all international students of ECNU. Its responsibilities include establishing policies concerning the management of international students and to organize, supervise as well as coordinate the training of management work in school. ISO is composed of four departments: Admission Office, Student Life and Support Office, Projects Office, and Teaching Affairs Office.
International student education is an important direction in Fudan University's turn towards internationalization. Fudan was one of the first universities to accept foreign exchange students since the Communist Revolution. Fudan was the first university in the nation to found an exchange student center in 2003, and the whole school worked towards establishing exchanges. It was the first school in the nation to promote uniformity in management of study for foreign students, establishing a foreign exchange student education system that links Fudan with the world while still according with the conditions of development in China. Fudan University has the largest international student population in China's comprehensive universities. Every year around 7,000 person/time international students from 120 countries and regions study at Fudan. 42% of the international students and about 3,000 persons are here for degree programs and the rest are for non-degree or exchange programs. Among all the international students, over 1,000 of them are master or doctor candidates and over 1,900 are bachelor candidates, up to 14.8% of the total international student population. There are 15 Engligh-taught master degree programs at Fudan, including Chinese Politics and Diplomacy and Chinese Economy. There is also an English-taught bachelor degree program for clinical medicine. Fudan has established a comprehensive foreign language course system that is catered to international students with four modules and over 180 courses every year. Fudan University pays high attention to the quality of international student programs and is committed to raise the percentages of international degree program students and of international graduate students. To achieve that , the University admits students by tests and interview after reforming the admission process. Currently, over 15% of the international student body receives various scholarship from Chinese government programs. Foreign exchange students have already become an important component of Fudan's school culture, and they participate extensively in all areas of study, practice, and community organizations, with 19 officially registered foreign exchange student clubs. The Fudan University Foreign Exchange Student Alumni Association has definite influence among international alumni.
Regarding facilitating the cross-cultural communication between Chinese and foreign students as its own mission, International Cultural Exchange School of Donghua University starts to enroll international students since 1954 to cultivate international talents who are familiar with Chinese culture and are committed to the promotion of the common development of the world. The International Cultural Exchange School is responsible for the enrollment and management of international students as well as Chinese language teaching. Since 2013, there are about 4,562 international students from 140 countries studying in Donghua University. In terms of its scale, Donghua University comes 5th among colleges in Shanghai and 11thamong colleges all over China.
Association for Cross-cultural Training (ACT) was founded in 2013. It is located next to Shanghai University. We provide professional Chinese classes to expats who is living in Shanghai and language exchange program. Active Mandarin is a brand of ACT. Our idea of this brand is "Activate your learning".
Shanghai RISH Learning Center of Beijing Language and Culture University are committed themselves to Chinese culture promotion as well as market development of Chinese Courses for Foreigners in China. We provide private and group Chinese course to foreign friends, the foreign exchange of the Chinese teacher, also Chinese Summer Camps for teenagers from all around the world. As a professional Chinese teacher training institute, and Chinese teaching platform, we offer international Chinese teacher training to those who are willing to teach Chinese as a foreign language.
TAC (Dalian) Company Limited (hereinafter referred to as "TAC Dalian") is the headquarters of TAC China, and was founded in January 2005. High quality courses, professional teaching staff, a customized curriculum and a highly dedicated spirit of service, have always been the great competitive advantage of TAC Dalian in the Dalian Market for nearly 10 years. Benefiting from global a background and an international perspective, TAC Dalian has created a series of Chinese classes (e.g. Survival Chinese, HSK, Business Chinese Chinese Culture and so on) for international students and foreign workers that enable TAC Dalian a great platform for cross-cultural communication and Chinese-Learning. In addition, the setup of a talent-internship and research base of TAC with Liaoning Normal University also pushes TAC to a new level of promoting Chinese culture and learning. TAC modern-education Corporation (Tokyo) was founded in 1980, and is valued at approximately 900,004,020 yen (Japanese Stock Code: 4319). The training system of TAC is for international organizations and students and includes financial analysis, accounting, management, taxation, finance, real estate, law, civil servant, labor, and information analysis. The 39 branches of TAC, including the Dalian Branch, contribute to an international-oriented education for more than 280,000 trainees globally every year.