Shanghai, China

Do you want to study abroad and completely immerse yourself in a foreign country and language? Through Champlain's partner program with the Shanghai Institute for Foreign Trade, you can spend a semester abroad in Shanghai, China.

Shanghai International Business and Economics University


The Champlain Abroad Global Partner Program at the Shanghai Institute for Foreign Trade is open to both Champlain College and non-Champlain College students. The Shanghai Institute for Foreign Trade is located in Shanghai, China.


The Shanghai Institute for Foreign Trade's course offerings fit across majors with variety of professional, liberal arts, and interdisciplinary options that provide students with an understanding of culture and global perspective.

Like the Champlain Abroad signature programs in Dublin and Montreal, students are able to take advantage of the following guided immersion opportunities throughout their time abroad in Shanghai:

  • Internships
  • Service Learning
  • Volunteering


  • International Economics And Trade
  • International Business
  • Logistics Management
  • Journalism
  • Finance
  • International Banking
  • Insurance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Accounting
  • International Law
  • Business Law
  • International Relationships
  • Business Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing
  • Tourism Management
  • Event Management
  • Language


The Shanghai Institute for Foreign Trade is located at 620 Gubei Road, Shanghai 200336, P.R. China


The Shanghai Institute for Foreign Trade operates on a semester schedule.; The fall semester begins in September and runs through December and the spring semester begins in March and ends in July.  Students also have the option to study abroad for the full academic year.

Interested in applying?

Check out the application deadlines:

Deadlines for Applications

  • Fall Semester or Academic Year Abroad: March 15th
  • Spring Semester Abroad: October 15th
  • Summer Semester Abroad: April 1st


Visit the Champlain Abroad Web site to complete an application today!

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