News Archive

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

22 Jun 2015 University of Oslo joins ECLC

All partners of the ECLC would like to welcome our newest member, the University of Oslo and its Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (IKOS). As from now Oslo is a member of the ECLC programme, and the first group of Bachelor students will study in Beijing during the coming winter semester, together with Master students from Würzburg.

The University of Oslo was founded... Read more

16 May 2015 FAQ Section Added

A site with Frequently Asked Questions has been added to the Student's Life section. You will find questions and answers regarding the preparation of your stay in China, as well as useful information on situations and problems you may encounter during your stay at Peking University.

We hope this page will help you to better plan your stay in advance. The page can be found... Read more

16 May 2015 Office Hours and Contact Information Updated

Franziska Fröhlich from the University of Würzburg's Department of Chinese Studies at the Institute of Cultural Studies is staying as Managing Director at the ECLC office during the summer semester 2015. Her office hours are from Tuesday to Thursday, 9.00-12.00.

Mu Zhaohui's office hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thurday, 13.30-16.30. More information on how to get in touch with the ECLC... Read more

27 May 2014 Excursion to Yanjing Brewery & Shilinxia

On 23 May 2014 a group of German and Danish students, together with students from Thailand, Korea and Japan, went on an all-day excursion to Yanjing Brewery and Shilinxia Scenic Area. On this all-day excursion all together more than 90 students visited asia's largest beer brewing and bottling facility and one of Beijing's nices scenic spots.

An account of this excursion may be found... Read more

19 Mar 2014 Annual ECLC-Meeting held in Aarhus

This year's meeting of the European partner institutions was held on 20 February 2014 in Aarhus, Denmark. The meeting was hosted by the Department of Asian Studies at Aarhus University, with seven members of this department participating in the meeting, and two members from the Department of Chinese Studies at the Institute for Cultural Studies at University of Würzburg.

Among other... Read more

04 Mar 2014 Office Hours for Summer Term 2014 updated

Programme Director Monica Mu will be in office on Mondays and Tuesdays from 13.30 p.m. to 16.00 p.m.. Wuerzburg University's Managing Director Florian Thuenken, who will stay for the whole summer term 2014, will be present in office on Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 9.30 a.m. to 12 noon.

The page footer's and the information on the contact page have been updated... Read more

18 Nov 2013 Excursion to Baway Education

In October 11 students from Vienna and Würzburg visited the Baway Education school in Beijing. Baway Education is a vocational school, situated in the Haidian District of Beijing, where students are taught practical skills. Students from ECLC, as well as students currently studying at Baway got together to talk about learning and living in China and the West.

A detailed account (in... Read more