University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Contemporary Chinese Studies

The course is aimed at students with a background in Chinese studies and seeks to extend their language skills and understanding of China in the late 20th and early 21st centuries; students are encouraged to develop their ability to analyse contemporary China's history, culture, economy, policy and society both domestically and in a global context.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL paper based 573 with 4.5 TWE or TOEFL computer based 230 with 4.5 TWE or TOEFL IBT: 88 (no less than 19 in any element).

Course modules

Chinese language; contemporary Chinese history, culture and society; research design and practice in China; contemporary Chinese law and politics; EU-China: trade, aid and public diplomacy in the 21st century; China and the world; society and government in contemporary china; government and politics of china; managing international business in china; Chinese economic issues; management for China; human resource management and marketing for China.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 8,840 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 16,640 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jubilee Campus Nottingham NG8 1BB East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559