• Exchange student in China
    © Restricted/Sam Brosnahan. Sam has a Bachelor of Commerce in International Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Chinese and Political Science and International Relations. Two years into his degree Sam was able to spend a semester on exchange at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.



China is one of the world’s oldest civilisations, with Mandarin Chinese spoken by more than half the world’s population.

Studying Chinese gives you access to this economic power, with huge international influence and ever-growing relations with Aotearoa.

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Department of Global, Cultural and Language Studies

Phone +64 3 369 3377

Level 5, James Logie building – see campus maps

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Te Kaupeka Toi Tangata | Faculty of Arts
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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