Qingdao is not only a great place for a holiday, it is also a great place to study, live and work. Qingdao colleges and universities offer Chinese language programs and other degree programs in subjects ranging from Marine Biology to German Language. More info on the major schools in Qingdao:
The namesake for our seaside metropolis, Qing Da is the short form (not to be confused with the other “Qing Da”, Qinghua University). Our Qing Da is a provincial school, a comprehensive university with a student body of mostly Shandongnese and quite a few foreign students from S. Korea, Japan, US, Canada, UK, and Germany. QDU maintains sister school relations with universities all over the world, like California State University – Long Beach (CSULB) and Missouri State University in the US, Kangwon National University in S. Korea, and Universität Bayreuth in Germany. Get more information on studying at Qingdao University, including fees and application process, on their International Programs website. Check out the Qingdao University“>university’s official website.
This key school, a charter member of the 211 project, is know as the best college in Qingdao. Hai Da like most major schools in Qingdao, has multiple campuses, with branches around Maidao, and the Songling Lu area. The original location next to Daxue Lu is the prettiest in town and the one most reminiscent of Western colleges with classic architecture and old growth trees, on a list of China’s 10 most beautiful campuses. Get more information on application and program schedules from the Ocean University website in English for international students.
Previously called the Chemical Institute with its main campus in Sifang district, this school is now has a new campus out near Songling Lu in Laoshan district, near 2 Middle School. Also known as Ke Ji Daxue. Check out the Qingdao University“>university’s official website.
Locally called Li Gong Da Xue, Qingdao Tech used to be the Architectural Institute of Qingdao. Campus locations on Shandong Lu in Shibei district and now with a branch campus out near the others in Laoshan. Check out the Qingdao University“>university’s official website.
Ocean University of China
Qingdao University of Science and Technology
Qingdao Technological University
List of Higher Education Institutions in Shandong Province
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