East China Normal University
ECNU is Study China’s most established operational partner, and they always go above and beyond expectations to deliver a brilliant experience. Like all of the Study China host institutions, ECNU is a Double First Class University, residing in the elite group of China’s top universities. Established in 1951, it is the first national normal university of the People's Republic of China.
The campus, originally built in the countryside outside of Shanghai, still is awash with greenery and open space today, has seen the megacity grow up around it. The accommodation is besides a lake and park, and is walkable to the Global Harbour shopping centre and metro links into downtown Shanghai.
Find out more about East China Normal University: http://english.ecnu.edu.cn/
Shanghai, as a historic shipping and trading hub, is a city steeped in world history, and this is reflected in the architecture and atmosphere. So much about Shanghai is inextricably connect to the world, from the colonial nineteenth century Bund, the Lujiazui Skyline, to the French Concession. Shanghai is the perfect location to learn about China and its history with the west.
tranquil garden besides a large and bustling
bazaar, traders and tea houses, including
Old Street. This entire area is worth a good explore.
of quirky shops and boutiques. Very popular
with international and Chinese tourists, this
market is a labyrinth of small alley ways and is
a lot of fun to explore in the evening.
A particular highlight is the Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Centre.
than its contents, the China Art Museum houses a range of modern and contemporary art—one
of the largest collections in Asia.