News Archive

07 Jul 2016 First SIS Scholarship for ECLC Students

On 30 June 2016 a first batch of Peking University School of International Studies Scholarships for ECLC students were granted to six students who stayed at Peking University during the 2016 summer semester. The scholarships, worth RMB 17,500 in total, were awareded to three Danish and three German undergraduate students, who participated in a Chinese language competition. Altogether eleven... Read more

07 Jun 2016 ECLC Student Wins 1st Prize

ECLC student Anna Straif has been awarded 1st Prize in the 1st „我的中国故事 My Story about China“ video contest, held by the Center for Soft Power Studies, Peking University.

Contestants from 12 different nations participated in this year’s competition, among them three current and one former ECLC student. Anna’s video 《德国姑娘爱中国》 (German girl... Read more

23 May 2016 ECLC Students Participate in Video Competition

Three students who are currently studying in the ECLC programme, and one former ECLC student who stayed at PKU in 2015, participate in an online video competition. The competition is held by 文化软实力 (Center for Soft Power Studies), an acadamic organization belonging to Peking University's School of International Studies. The topic of this year's competition is 《我的中国故事》(My Story about China).... Read more

19 May 2016 German Student Blogs About Life in Beijing

Lou, one of the German students who is staying at ECLC during the summer semester 2016 is blogging about her life on and of campus on the official ECLC Blog, under the URL So far she has been writting about her participation in the Asian International United Model Nations, one of China's biggest music festivals, the art district 798, Beijing's... Read more

19 May 2016 Added Some More Essays

Four new essays have been added to the Programme's essay section. All of these essays were written as homework in the media literacy class, during the summer semester 2016. Part of these essays are dialogs and interviews between European students and Chinese classmates, and part are analyses on current topics.

Below you find links to all four articles:
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01 Mar 2016 ECLC Welcomes New Students

The ECLC welcomes all of our new students. During this summer semester 2016 Bachelor students from Aarhus University in Denmark and from University of Würzburg in Germany are staying in Bejing and studying at Peking University. We wish all students a successful semester and hope that you will advance your Chinese language skills and improve your understanding of Chinese culture during your... Read more

01 Mar 2016 Office Hours and Contact Information Updated

The office hours for the 2016 summer semester have been updated. The programme director Mu Zhaohui will be in office on the folliwing days:

Monday, 13.30-16.30
Tuesday, 15.30-17.00
Wednesday, 13.30-16.30
Thursday, 13.30-15.00

More information on office hours can be found on the Contact & Imprint page. There you may also find... Read more

08 Sep 2015 ECLC Welcomes New Students

The European Chinese Language and Culture Programme at Peking University welcomes all of our new students. During this winter semester 2015/16 Bachelor students from Oslo (Norway) and Master students from Würzburg (Germany) will take classes at ECLC. We hope that everyone enjoys his/her stay in Beijing at the Peking University, and that all students will make progress in their studies of... Read more

08 Sep 2015 New Essays Added

More than 30 new essays have been added to the Programme section. The essays have been written by Danish and German students who stayed at ECLC during the summer semester 2015, from March to July. All of these essays were written and handed in as homework by our students. The essays discuss different topics, ranging from economic to cultural issues.

You can find all essays collected... Read more

06 Jul 2015 Blog Added

A blog has been added to the ECLC homepage. New posts will be featured at the bottom of the front page. The blog will be filled with content from students who stay (or have stayed) at ECLC, giving an impression of their life at PKU and in Beijing.

The blog is directly reachable via the subdomains and blog.eclc.... Read more