April 2020

Student Profile: Dustin from the US tells us about life in rural China during the COVID-19 pandemic

2020-04-25T00:16:21+08:00April 24th, 2020|Media, News, Students|

Get to know our Students at the Contemporary China Studies Program! In 2019, Dustin moved from a small town in Vermont to China's capital city. His goal is to learn about Sino-US relations from a Chinese perspective to be able to more comprehensively understand how these will be shaped in the future.   Hi Dustin, thanks [...]

We Are Looking for the Next Generation of China Experts!

2020-04-20T22:43:07+08:00April 20th, 2020|Media, News|

How time flies! There is only one month left to apply for our 2020 intake to the Contemporary China Studies Program @ RUC. Earn a master's degree at China's leading university in the social sciences and join our diverse group of future China scholars this fall! And pssst: there are still a few funding opportunities [...]

Facts Tell Video: Prof Qiao Liang on Hubei Province’s Recovery from COVID-19

2020-04-14T12:08:33+08:00April 13th, 2020|Media, News|

As part of CGTN's "Facts Tell" series of short videos, former CCSP lecturer Prof Qiao Liang kicked off his contribution to the series with an episode explaining China's approach to Managing the recent COVID-19 outbreak: China's measures to prevent and control the COVID-19 epidemic have been criticized by Western media as violations of individual freedom [...]

December 2019

Visit to RUC’s Old Campus

2020-01-17T21:00:48+08:00December 13th, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students, Visits|

Renmin University is a fast-growing institution that is currently expanding with new schools in Suzhou and Shenzhen, and a brand new campus in Tongzhou. Instead of looking at the promising future, this afternoon our students took a look back at Renmin University's history and visited the old campus located just a few steps away from [...]

Congratulations to Our Second-Year Students!

2020-01-17T21:16:01+08:00December 11th, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students|

Congratulations to our second-year students who successfully passed their thesis proposal defense today. At this stage of their academic career, CCSP students need to convince a commission of professors of the relevance and feasibility of their proposed research. This year, our students focused on a broad array of topics. The following are a sample: Consumption [...]

November 2019

Trip to Yan’an, Shanxi Province

2020-01-17T21:52:41+08:00November 4th, 2019|Media, News, Students, Visits|

Every semester, the International Students Offices invites our students to join free trips to important sites in China. A group of lucky CCSP students just returned from a trip to Yan'an, one of the birthplaces of modern China. During this 5-day trip, CCSP students visited important historical sites such as the Mausoleum of the Yellow [...]

October 2019

Visit to Hanergy Renewable Energy Exhibition Center

2019-10-31T21:58:58+08:00October 22nd, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students, Visits|

One year has passed and we are back to the Hanergy Renewable Energy Exhibition Center. Hanergy is a green energy company and is the world’s leading thin-film solar power company. The Chinese company was recently ranked among the top 50 Smartest Companies by the MIT Technology Review. Its exhibition center is located inside Beijing’s Olympic [...]

September 2019

A Warm Welcome to the Next Generation of China Scholars!

2019-11-01T16:36:40+08:00September 21st, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students|

A hot summer in Beijing is over and the Contemporary China Studies Program welcomes its 13th intake of future China Scholars to Renmin University. A total of 30 full-time students – including students from our new double degree program with King’s College London (Double Masters in Asian & European Affairs) – got together today with [...]