General Information

Headquartered in
Prof. Gu Licheng, Director of Peking University Summer Program

Contact Information

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  • Phone: 847.491.5001
  • Northwestern University NewsCenter 555 Clark Street Evanston, IL 60208-1230


Northwestern University is a private research university in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, USA. Northwestern has 12 undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools offering 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees. The university's law and medical schools are located in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood. In 2008, the University opened a campus in Education City, Doha, Qatar with programs in journalism and communication. Northwestern offers a variety of study abroad programs, many in China and other parts of Asia.

Northwestern's Office of International Program Development offers study abroad programs in Beijing and Hangzhou with courses covering topics from political and economic development to green technology and sustainable development.

- China: Political & Economic Development (Partnership with Peking University), Beijing

- Public Health in China (Partnership with Peking University and Capital Medical University), Beijing

- Green Technology & Environmental Sustainability: Wanxiang Fellows Program (Partnership with Peking University and Wanxiang Corporation), Hangzhou & Beijing

The annual summer program at Peking University employs teachers supplied by Peking University.