University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute



The Joint Institute Summer Program in Shanghai, China is a 13-week program of engineering courses taught by UM and JI faculty, as well as humanities courses (Chinese language and culture) taught by JI/Shanghai Jiao Tong University faculty. This program offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in Chinese language and culture while earning credits towards their engineering degrees. Built into the program schedule are various cultural excursions in and around Shanghai, one of the most dynamic and cosmopolitan cities in China. Classes are taught in English.