The Chinese Program at GW

The Chinese program at GW offers academic options for our students via a BA program in Chinese Language and Literature and an MA program in Chinese Language and Culture. Our students are actively engaged in research projects of their own on topics ranging from classical literature to historical linguistics. You can browse our student research here

 Chinese Major  Chinese MA Degree

If you are interested in the graduate assistant opportunities with the Chinese program, please read more here.

You can obtain useful information by clicking on the menu items on the left of this web page. For specific questions, please see the following list of contacts:

 Chinese Program at GW

(Pictured above on left is Professor Jonathan Chaves teaching Tang poetry. On right is Professor Liana Chen advising student on research project.)




Letters from Our Alumni

Nicola graduated from GW in 2015 with a minor in Chinese. She has always been fascinated by the Chinese language and culture. Now, courtesy of the Chinese Scholarship Council, she is pursuing a two-year Masters of International Trade at the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing. In this letter, she updates us on what she has been up to upon graduation.