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  • Locations: Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CAPA the Global Education Network 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 11/15/2019 ** Varies 02/14/2020 05/31/2020
Summer 2020 04/01/2020 ** Varies 06/12/2020 08/01/2020

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: Ashley Krause Click here for a definition of this term Who Can Apply?: UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Click here for a definition of this term Fields of Study: Anthropology, Asian & Asian American Studies, Chinese Language & Literature, Communication, Comparative Literature, Economics, Film Studies, International Business, International Relations, Marketing, Philosophy, Religion, Resource Economics, Social Thought and Political Economy, Sociology Click here for a definition of this term Program Options: Internship Credits
Click here for a definition of this term Key Word Search: Asian Studies, Budget Friendly, Program Scholarships Available Click here for a definition of this term Host Institution: East China Normal University
Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: Chinese, English Click here for a definition of this term Language Prerequisite: All levels
Click here for a definition of this term Language Credits Available: 6 credits + Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Click here for a definition of this term Program Provider: CAPA Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Internship (Part), Study Abroad
Click here for a definition of this term In Classes With: Host, US, & Other International Students Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Class Standing: 2nd Sem Sophomore
Click here for a definition of this term Application Includes: CAPA Application Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Residence Hall
Program Description:

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CAPA Shanghai Program

A global megacity of 24+ million people, Shanghai is dynamic, technologically advanced, and fast-paced. With the CAPA Shanghai Program, you'll have a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience first-hand the evolution of the second most important economy in the world. 

Shanghai photo

The CAPA Shanghai Program Fee includes:

  • 12-15 academic credits for the semester, 6 in summer
  • Classes held at the beautiful "garden campus" of East China Normal University (ECNU), a top-ranked institution easily accessible to downtown
  • Optional for-credit internship (semesters only)
  • Housing in international residence halls on campus at ECNU
  • Access to ECNU campus facilities and student clubs
  • Pre-paid transportation pass for use on the metro and buses
  • Full-day study tour to Suzhou, a high-tech hub on a beautiful scenic waterway 
  • Overnight excursions to Beijing and Hangzhou (semesters only)
  • Social events including an arrival reception and a farewell ceremony
  • My Global City Shanghai, CAPA’s unique learning immersion program, which include business site visits to key locations in Shanghai
  • Medical, travel, and accident insurance
  • CAPA Shanghai student services and support, including 24-hour emergency on-call support

Over 50,000 students have studied abroad with CAPA!
  • 40 years experience in study abroad education
  • Personalized, experiential and academic programs that genuinely involve each student with the location, people and culture of their host city
  • Affordable, fully accredited, semester and summer programs
  • Need-based and access scholarships
Learn more about us here or call us at 1.800.793.0334.SaveSave


UMass Students receive an automatic scholarship of $2,500 for Spring 2020 when they apply on CAPA's page using the UMass application link.