Chinese is spoken by one-fifth of the world's population. The BA in Chinese Studies at Cambridge will provide you with extensive abilities in the modern Chinese language, a solid grounding in classical and literary Chinese, and a critical understanding of the rich variety of Chinese culture. You will experience an exceptional challenge that will equip you for rewarding careers and a lifetime of appreciation of the vibrant living tradition of China and Chinese communities worldwide.
Although knowledge of Chinese is not a prerequisite for the course, imagination, perseverance, and a sense of adventure are essential! We are looking for students who can demonstrate a serious commitment to learning about this vital, and politically and economically important, part of the world.