Homestay in China Program

The Open University of China (OUC) is in Beijing, the capital of China, renowned for its cultural and geological superiority. Over the past few years, the OUC has successfully hosted a series of short-term China summer camps and accumulated rich experience in organizing China study-tour for overseas students.
The newly launched Homestay in China program aims to expose the foreign students into the real life of Chinese families, as well as improve their Chinese language skills in daily life and provide them with a variety of cultural activities that focus mainly on two aspects, i.e., ancient architecture and folk art in Beijing.
The program guarantees selected homestay families, professional teachers and considerate tour guides to ensure the students’ safety during their stay in China, furthermore, our professional Chinese teachers are ready to help them in terms of Chinese language and cultural understanding, making it both a happy journey and rewarding Chinese learning experience.

Enrollment
20 persons / session

Contents and agenda

First week agenda:

Airport pick-up and delivery service
Please email or fax us the detailed flight information of your flight Ten days prior to your arrival in Beijing, including time and date of your arrival in Beijing, airlines, flight number, departure airport. Then we will be able to make arrangements in advance.

Visa
After your enrollment to our program, we will email you the documents for your visa application, including the invitation letter and confirmation letter. Please notice you have to contact the local Chinese Embassy or consulate to obtain the visa application form and information of application fees.
Please bring the following documents to apply for a visa in the local Chinese Embassy or consulate:
Completed visa application form
Your valid passport (the term of validity should be at least above six months and be valid during the period of the Homestay in China program)
Visa fees
Two copies of passport photos

Contact us
Email: chinese@ouchn.edu.cn
Phone: +86-10-57519166