Oriental Studies - Chinese and Japanese Studies

University of Minho

B.A. On Campus
36 months
4500 EUR/year
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This Oriental Studies - Chinese and Japanese Studies course from University of Minho is centered in Teaching of Chinese (major) and Japanese (minor), spoken and written, to provide the students with a solid basis foundation of Chinese language and knowledge about China’s cultural or social and economic reality. 


We offer a bachelor degree in Oriental Studies - Chinese and Japanese Studies at University of Minho. The teaching of Chinese language uses the Chinese HSK official examination criteria. After studying Chinese for three years, the students are strongly recommended to broaden their Chinese language skills by enrolling in a Master’s degree. 

Key Features

  • There is also the possibility to study Japanese language through one-semester mobility in Japan.
  • After a master’s degree, several career opportunities are available to the student that can enter the labor market in the fields of translation, educational, entrepreneurial and tourist activities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of the Portuguese Expansion in the Far East
  • Modern Chinese
  • Modern Japanese
  • Popular Chinese Culture
  • Geography of Japan
  • Human, Economic, and Tourist Geography of China

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Learning Agreement for Studies/ for Traineeships, which needs to be signed, dated and stamped by the student and home institution
  • Copy of ID card/Passport
  • Home Transcript of Records
  • Photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.


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