The University of Hong Kong Summer Institute (HKUSI) offers a Fellowship Programme “Cultural Summer Exchange (HKUSI CSE) Fellowship 2023” to invite students of the world’s leading universities to join and become CSE Fellows to teach in Hong Kong during the summer holidays in 2023.  The CSE programme provides the perfect platform for selected Fellows to teach their self-designed curriculum to Primary 6 to Secondary 2 school students, which includes cross-cultural lessons that encourages intellectual and cultural exchange amongst all participants. In addition, Fellows will take part in various cultural activities in Hong Kong arranged by HKUSI.  

The program offers participants the opportunity to build their networks among all Fellows as well as enjoy to their visit to Hong Kong.

For more information please visit HKUSI – CSE 2023 HKU Fellow Recruitment Ad (Partner)

University of Hong Kong Summer Institute – Summer Programs 2023

We are pleased to let you know that our partner university, the University of Hong Kong, is offering face-to-face summer programmes from June 19 to August 4, 2023. Participants can experience a vibrant study life on the university campus. Below are some featured Undergraduate Programmes:

  1. Business Leader for a Changing World
  2. Creative Industries – from Start-up to Success
  3. From Curiosity to Research: Practical Skills for Research Projects
  4. AI + Metaverse Value Creator
  5. Sustainability Leadership for a Circular Economy

Please be reminded that students from HKU exchange partner institutions (University of Salzburg is a partner institution) are eligible for a 10% Partnership Discount when joining the summer programs. 
For more information please visit and do feel free to contact the University of Hong Kong persons in charge at if you happen to have any questions.

Waseda University Summer Session 2023

Waseda University started a four-weeks summer session in 2014.

in 2023 participants will choose 2 from 14 courses such as literature and art, business, culture, economics, history, politics and sociology in the context of Japan and Asia pacific, and can earn 4 credits. The classes are taught in English by the experienced faculty members. Also extracurricular activities such as field trips, site visits and cultural events to experience Tokyo and Japan will be organised!

Online Application: March 1 , 2023 to March 24 , 2023

Duration & Dates: 4 weeks from June 19, 2023 to July 12 , 2023

More detailed program information about courses, tuition & fees is available via the link below:

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at .

Graduate School of Asia-pacific Studies (GSAPS) at Waseda University

This program is sponsored by the Japanese government and awards a full scholarshipincluding a round trip air fee, tuition, entrance fee, and monthly stipend for 2 years of MA program and 3 years for Ph.D. program in Japan.

The application period for September 2023 Entry is January 16 – January 25, 2023(JST).

For more information please visit 

Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Scholarship

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan offers scholarships to students from partner universities outside Japan.

Schoparhip information can be found under 2023-3)MEXT Scholarship for 2023 (English version)

Fudan University International Summer Session 2023

Fudan University is one of the best universities in China, which is located in Shanghai. The 4-week summer session offers 25 content courses taught in English, 2 PE courses, and 3 Chinese language courses at different levels.

The timeline of the program is as follows:
– Application deadline is June 08;
– Course enrollment system will be open in May;
– Tuition payment will be made until June 23;
– Courses will start on July 05 and end on August 01

For more infrmation please have a look  here and here .

Kyoto Intensive Japanese Summer Program

The “Kyoto Intensive Japanese Program 2023” is offered by a partner university of PLUS in Japan, the famous Kyoto University of Foreign Studies (“KUFS”).The program is designed for students who wish to improve their Japanese proficiency while participating in group works with KUFS students and experiencing Japanese culture in Kyoto — an attractive, historical city and college town.
For more information on this progam please visit 

Research Grant for Foreign Scholars in Chinese Studies

This program is aimed at foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors (including post-doctoral researchers) and doctoral candidates in departments related to Chinese studies at foreign universities, as well as researchers at related foreign academic institutes. The research should be undertaken in Taiwan, and be focused mainly on Taiwan or Chinese studies.

Research tenure: one month to one year.
Application Deadline: May 31st, 2023 (notification of CCS’s decision will be given by the end of August 2023)

Applications should include the following documents:
1)     Application form (
2)     Curriculum Vitae (including a list of publications)
3)     Research plan
4)     Letter(s) of recommendation

Subsidies under the Research Grant Program are as follows:

  1. Travel subsidies: One direct round trip economy class air ticket from the domicile of the grantee to Taipei will be provided by the CCS. Travel expenses will be reimbursed upon the grantee’s arrival in Taiwan on the basis of the ticket stub and receipt.
  2. Research subsidies: To be paid at the beginning of each month and divided into four levels

Full Professor: NT$ 60,000
Associate Professor: NT﹩50,000
Assistant Professor: NT﹩40,000
Doctoral Candidate: NT﹩40,000

Grantees must sign a contract with CCS and observe the following regulations:

1)   No outside employment is allowed without the prior approval of CCS. Concurrent acceptance of a grant from any other organization in the R.O.C. is not permitted.
2)  Participation in all scholarly research activities arranged by CCS is required.
3)  All regulations must be observed when using CCS and National Central Library facilities.
4)   A research report or paper must be submitted to CCS by the end of a grantee’s research tenure.


Center for Chinese Studies
Liaison Division
20 Chungshan South Road
Taiwan 10001
Tel.: +886-2-23147321
Fax: +886-2-23712126

For more Information please visit:

HKU Summer Institute 2023 – New programmes “Multiple-Location Summer Camps”

We would like to take this opportunity to introduce the two upcoming Multiple-Location Summer Camps organized by the HKUSI, which we believe you may have already heard about.

Themed around Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the two summer camps will take place across 4 universities in Asia and provide students with the opportunity to network in an intercultural environment. They will engage in contemporary sustainability topics and learn from fellow students with diverse backgrounds. We believe that these camps will offer a valuable learning experience for the participating students. Please find below information on the programmes:

Connecting Asia for a Sustainable Future – Joint Summer Camp in Thailand, Hong Kong and Japan [In collaboration with Chulalongkorn University and Hokkaido University]
Duration: July 16 – August 6, 2023 (3 weeks)
Fee: USD 3,600 (Inclusive of accommodation at student hall) *
A 10% group discount will be offered for applications of 3 or more individuals from the same institution. Please feel free to contact us to learn more.
Programme information:

Towards a Sustainable Energy Future – Hong Kong & Taiwan [In collaboration with Tsing Hua University (Taiwan)]
Duration: July 24 – August 6, 2023 (2 weeks)
Fee: HKD 19,800 (Inclusive of accommodation at student hall) *
Programme information:

* Remarks: Flights are not included in the programme fee. Applicants are responsible for arranging their own travel arrangements from/to their hometown, as well as between the host universities. 

Applicants are welcome to enroll online on or before April 13, 2023.
Should you have any queries, please feel free to contact the organizers at

Beijing Sport University

Beijing Sport University offers undergraduate, master and PhD programs in Chinese for international students in 2023.

Information on Undergraduate programs can be found here.
Information on Master and PhD programs can be found here.

Chinese Center For Language Education and Cooperation Sommercamp

The application requirements are:

1. Students (including high school students) aged 18 to 30 years
2. Austrian citizenship, parents’ native language is not Chinese
3. Required Chinese language proficiency with HSK- 4 certificate

Cost: All costs for the stay in China and about half of the international airfare will be covered by Center For Language Education and Cooperation. Fees for visas and insurance during the trip are the responsibility of the participants.

More information will follow soon.