Experience the Global City - Shanghai

Renowned as a global metropolis and the leading city in the Yangtze River Delta, Shanghai epitomizes vibrancy during the summer months. You can immerse yourself in a multitude of activities, embracing and experiencing the rich tapestry of new cultures.


Shanghai is a multicultural city with a long history and a blend of Eastern and Western influences. You can explore ancient historical landmarks, experience the latest fashion trends, and feel the spirit of Shanghai, which is characterized by inclusiveness, pursuit of excellence, openness, and modesty.


Shanghai is one of the world’s leading centers for business, finance, and innovation. You can experience firsthand the achievements of Shanghai’s initiative of becoming Five International Centres and appreciate the rapid development of China’s economy and its role in the global economy.

 Convenient Transportation and Services:

As an important transportation hub, Shanghai offers easy access to major cities in China and around the world. You can easily travel to Shanghai by plane, high-speed rail, or sea and experience the convenience brought by the “Government Online-offline Shanghai” public service system for Shanghai residents.


Shanghai is known for its delicious and diverse cuisine. You can taste dishes from various cuisines and explore local markets and restaurants.


Shanghai offers a wide range of entertainment options, including live music, theater, art exhibitions, and sporting events. You can freely explore numerous city parks and attractions, as well as enjoy concerts, performances, and cultural activities.

Study at Fudan

Fudan University is a globally renowned top-tier university. As one of China’s leading universities, Fudan University consistently performs well in various domestic and international university rankings. In the QS World University Rankings, Fudan University ranks within the top 50 globally and maintains a high level of competitiveness in numerous academic fields. The summer school will be held at Fudan University’s traditional Handan Campus. Studying at Fudan University will give you the opportunity to experience the academic atmosphere of a world-class university, engage with cutting-edge research, and gain inspiration and insights from various thoughts and cultures.

Official Website of Fudan University

Study at IGPP

The Institute for Global Public Policy (IGPP) is committed to global public policy research and degree education and serves as the hosting institution of the LSE-Fudan Research Centre for Global Public Policy. The Institute and the Centre work together, integrating the strong foundations of Fudan and LSE in various social sciences and policy research fields. Through international cooperation, exchanges, and interdisciplinary research, they strive to build a world-renowned public policy school based in Shanghai with a global perspective, cultivating young talents with global governance capabilities, qualities, and aspirations for both China and the world, and enhancing China’s academic research and policy consultation capabilities in global governance.

Official Website of Institute for Global Public Policy

Transportation and Accommodation

The summer school does not provide transportation and accommodation, and students need to arrange these themselves. Students can easily reach Shanghai using various transportation methods. The following is a list of hotels near Fudan University’s Handan Campus that can provide accommodation for international students, for your reference:

Hotel NameHotel AddressPriceContact Info

Qingyun Hotel

On CampusNo. 220 Handan Road, Yangpu District.

¥358 per day
(1 King Bed or 2 Twin Beds)


Shanghai Sheyi Serviced Apartment

No. 2602 Songhuajiang Road, Hongkou District

¥195 per day
 (1 King Bed)¥228 per day (2 Twin Beds)


Ramada Hotel Shanghai Wujiaochang

No. 1888 Huangxing Road, Yangpu District

¥359-¥429 per day
 (1 King Bed or 2 Twin Beds)


Vienna Hotel

No. 486 Guohe Road, Yangpu District

¥330-¥360 per day
(1 King Bed or 2 Twin Beds)


Fuxuan Hotel

No. 400 Guoding Road, Yangpu District

¥460 per day
(1 King Bed or 2 Twin Beds)


Crowne Plaza Shanghai Fudan

No. 199 Handan Road, Yangpu District

¥750-¥900 per day
(1 King Bed or 2 Twin Beds)


Please note that the hotel information provided above is for reference only, and prices may be subject to change. For more details, you can visit websites like Ctrip (https://www.ctrip.com/) and Qunar (https://www.qunar.com/).

Excluding accommodation fees, the estimated living expenses during the study period are approximately ¥500-900 per week.

During the study period, students will receive a temporary student card from Fudan University, which will grant them access to the campus and allow them to dine in the cafeteria.