Perched on the banks of the Huangpu River and the East China Sea, Shanghai is a global hub of culture, commerce, and finance. Experience Shanghai your way by customizing your study abroad term on the Open Campus Block Program. Take one, two, or three six-week blocks, select your courses from a wide range of subject areas. In Shanghai, you’ll be immersed in the vibrant student population of East China Normal University on the Putuo campus.
Stay in Shanghai the entire time or spend other blocks at our Global Institute locations in Berlin, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Copenhagen, London, Madrid, Yucatán, Monteverde, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, Santiago, and Sydney.
- GET HANDS-ON CULTURAL EXPERIENCE by learning Chinese cooking, calligraphy, martial arts, music, or mahjong
- STROLL THE PEDESTRIAN MALL ON NANJING ROAD Shanghai’s most famous street and the epicenter of busy commercial life in the city. See the dazzling city lights at night at its terminus, The Bund, former home to many western banks and their striking facades
- STEP BACK IN TIME with visits to traditional water towns like Wuzhen and Zhujiajiao
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