The study of language is an opening to the world and its cultural diversity. It is a means to communicate values, beliefs and customs while allowing you to gain a more profound understanding of your own culture and language.

Chinese is one of the most spoken languages on Earth, with more than one billion speakers. Studying Chinese will broaden your international knowledge and cultural perspective and provide you with a competitive edge in your career choice both at home and internationally.

Register in Chinese Courses

Before you can register in a course, you must be accepted into an NIC program. You can study Chinese through the following programs, or as an elective from any NIC program:

Career Opportunities

  • Interpreter/Translator
  • Business/Tourism
  • Government/Diplomatic & International Relations
  • Education/post-secondary Education

Potential Educational Pathways for Chinese

Undergraduate programs

  • University transfer
  • Associate of Arts in languages
  • Bachelor of Chinese

Post-degree Studies

  • graduate school (Master’s degree & Doctoral degree)