Cantonese Programs Around the World

The following is a list of programs in Cantonese according to Cantonese Language Association (CLA) records. Please send updates or additions to Dana Scott Bourgerie, CLA General Secretary If your institution teaches Cantonese and you would like the relavant Home Page linked to this one, please forward the URL.

The Less Commonly Taught Languages (LCTL) at the University of Minnesota also maintains a list of institutions teaching Cantonese.



University of Queensland.
Australian National Unversity. GPO 4. Canberra. ACT 2601. Australia


Simon Fraser University . British Columbia


Leiden Univeristy. Stationsweg 46. POB 9500. 2300 RA Leiden, Netherlands
Lund University. POB 117, S-221 00., Lund, Sweden
School of Oriental and African Studies. (SOAS). University of London. Senate House. London, England. WCIE 7HU. United Kingdom

PRC/Hong Kong SAR

Jinan University. Guangzhou
City University of Hong Kong (formerly City Polytechnic of Hong Kong) . 4B, Blk 10, Tak Chee Yuen 88 Tat Chee Ave. Kowloon, Hong Kong
Polytechnic University of Hong Kong.(formerly Hong Kong Polytechnic). Dept.of Chinese, Translation, and Interp. Kowloon, Hong Kong
Chinese University of Hong Kong. (New Asia/Yale-in-China) Shatin, New Territories Hong Kong
Hong Kong University. (i) Language Centre (ii) School of Professional (iii) Continuing Education (SPACE) Pok Fu Lam Road Hong Kong
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Language Centre University of Science & Tech. Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

United States

Brigham Young University.Asian and Near Eastern Languages. Brigham Young University. Provo, UT 84602
Cornell University. Department of Asian Languages Ithaca, NY 14850
Georgetown University. Department of Chinese and Japanese. Georgetown University. Washington, DC 20057
Foreign Service Institute. Asian Languages Section. 4000 Arlington Blvd. Room F4629. Arlington, VA 22204-1500
Harvard University. Department of Asian Languages Cambridge, MA 02138
Indiana University. Dept. of East Asian Languages and Cultures. Indiana University. Bloomington, IN 47405
Sacramento City College. Sacramento City College. 3835 Freeport Boulevard. Sacramento, CA 95822
San Francisco City College. City College of San Francisco. San Francisco, CA 94116
San Jose State University. Department of Asian Languages. San Jose , CA 95192. Fax: (408) 867-9235
Stanford University. Department of Asian Languages. Stanford , CA 94305 (650) 723-230 Bulletin Link
University of California, Davis. Asian American Studies Davis, CA 95616
University of California, Los Angeles. UCLA Extension, Suite 214, 10995 Le Conte Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90024-2883.
The University of Southern California. Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC). Los Angeles CA 90089-4351. Tel: (213)740-3707 FAX (213) 740-9295
University of Hawaii. Department of Asian Languages. University of Hawaii at Manoa. Honolulu, HI 96848
The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire/Jinan University. Intensive Cantonese language courses Guangzhou China
Graduate School, USDA. Washington, DC. Evening Programs: (202) 314-3658


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