Copenhagen University

The University of Copenhagen was inaugurated in 1479 and is one of the oldest universities in Northern Europe. With over 37,000 students and more than 7,000 employees, the University of Copenhagen is the largest institution of research and education in Denmark. The purpose of the University – to quote the University Statute – is to ’conduct research and provide further education to the highest academic level’.

The Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies has been a founding partner of ECCS and 200 students from Denmark have been participants of ECCS.

Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen, Snorresgade 17-19, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark


Tübingen University

The Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen was founded in 1477 and is one of the oldest universities in Europe. Several hundred years of history in the sciences and humanities have been written here. Tübingen notables include Hegel, Hölderlin and Kepler. Tübingen today remains a place of research and teaching. Tübingen University has over 28,000 German and international students. Some 450 professors and more than 4000 other academic staff teach at the University’s seven faculties.

The Section of Chinese Studies of the Asia-Orient-Institute is a founding member of ECCS and over 250 students from Tübingen studied at the centre since 2001.

Abteilung für Sinologie und Koreanistik, Eberhard Karls Universität, Wilhelmstr. 133, 72074 Tübingen, Germany

Logo University Tübingen


Frankfurt University

Goethe University Frankfurt positioned among the top international research universities, offers a wide variety of academic programmes, a diverse group of research institutes, and a focus on interdisciplinary approaches to solving complex problems. The university is named after Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, the Frankfurt-born polymath renowned for his exceptional contributions to literature, science, and philosophy. Founded in 1914 with private funding and inspired by the legacy of the European Enlightenment, Goethe University stands out as a pioneering “citizens’ university”—and the history of the university is one of openness and public participation.

The Chinese Studies of the Faculty of Linguistics, Cultures, and Arts at Frankfurt University joined the ECCS programme in 2002 and since then well over 300 students were sent to study at ECCS in Beijing.

Sinologie, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Senckenberganlage 31, 60325 Frankfurt am Main, Germany





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