Exchange: Peking University

Peking University has been a leading institution in China’s higher education since its very establishment in 1898. Over the past century, it has developed into a comprehensive institution of higher learning, embracing diverse branches of knowledge such as humanities, engineering, education and management science. Students have taken courses here in Economics and East Asian Studies.


Credit Equivalency: 36 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Guanghua School of Management courses

Restricted Programs: Health Science Center, School of Software and Microelectronics, Faculty with special pre-requisites, Tailor-made programs, Double-degree courses, Shenzhen Graduate School, English-taught graduate courses of special Master programs (MBA, Master in International Relations, Master in Public Policy, LLM in Chinese Law, Yenching Academy, etc.), and Chinese-taught Master-level courses are only available with the faculty’s permit.

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed but the host institution will assist in securing housing.

Note: This destination is only open to Full Year or Winter exchange.  This destination’s term date does not align with U of T’s. If you have any questions, please email


Peking University does not accept Chinese citizens (including Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao) through the general exchange pathway.

  • Subjects Available at Host: All
  • Program Type: Study
  • Accepting Applications: No
  • Fall/Full-Year Deadline: January 17, 2022
    Winter Deadline: April 4, 2022
  • Timeline: Fall (Sep-Jan), Winter (Feb-Jun), Year-long (Sep-Jun)
  • Country: China
  • City: Beijing
  • Institution: University
  • Language of Study: English, Chinese
  • Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
  • Credit: Yes
  • Open to Programs at UofT: All
  • Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
  • Program Fees: No fee
  • Funding: IE Award and Chinese Government Scholarship
  • Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates) for Guanghua School of Management. Minimum CGPA: 2.8 for other courses. Language Requirement: : For Chinese taught undergraduate/ graduate courses, Chinese HSK 6 (with each item over 70 or equivalent level) is required.