Allow China to open the door to your future. Within its dynamic cities, you can broaden your understanding of China's rapidly changing society and growing global economy. Beijing is the historic yet modern capital, with centuries of diplomatic history and a deeply rich culture. The city reveals its past and present in diverse architecture, traditional attractions, and emerging high-rise neighborhoods. In Shanghai, you'll live in an exhilarating metropolis and witness the nation's commercial power as it unfolds. Living and studying in China, you'll gain a front-row view of one of the biggest players in world affairs. From business and international trade to the social influences of a communist government—there's no education like it anywhere else in the world. And if you learn even just a little Chinese, you'll have an understanding of the most widely spoken language in the world. That's an experience and skillset you can take anywhere.
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Thousands of dollars in scholarships are available to cover the cost of studying abroad. Some UC students are able to fund their entire international experience, including additional travel, by applying for as many scholarships as possible. You can too.