School of Contemporary Chinese Studies

Welcome to the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies

The School of Contemporary Chinese Studies is the only academic school in the UK to focus specifically on contemporary China.

The school is recognised as a national leader in the provision of high-quality, discipline-based research and degree programmes

We offer a wide range of courses that deliver a critical and detailed examination of contemporary China combined with the rigour of a social sciences degree. 

The school houses the highly-regarded China Policy Institute and collaborates closely with the Nottingham Confucius Institute.

Contemporary Chinese Studies
We are ranked 5th in the country for East and South Asian studies in The Complete University Guide 2017

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Latest news

Samantha Hoffman: 'Dangerous Love': China's All-Encompassing Security Vision

Article published in The National Interest
23 May 2016

Review of Chinese Money in Global Context book

Project Muse review of Niv Horesh's Chinese Money in Global Context publication
12 May 2016

Dr Andreas Fulda appearance on Al Jazeera Newshour

China's new Overseas NGO Management Law
04 May 2016

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China Policy Institute blog

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Upcoming events

China Seminar Series: Professor David Shambaugh "Assessing China's Future"

07 June 2016 (16:00-18:00)
A18, Jubilee Campus, Si Yuan Centre

Undergraduate Open Days 2016

24 (09:30) - 25 June 2016 (16:00)
Si Yuan Centre, University of Nottingham

Social Sciences: Different Approaches, Different Solutions? An inter-disciplinary dialogue

01 July 2016 (09:00-17:00)
University of Nottingham Park Campus
An interdisciplinary exploration of impacting policy change

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School of Contemporary Chinese Studies

Si Yuan Centre
University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

telephone: +44 (0)115 846 6322
fax: +44 (0)115 846 6324