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      China school of foreign language

     Affiliation : Beijing University (Peking University)

   Date of establishment : 1952
   Field : Oriental Languages and Culture
   Addres : Peking University, No.5 Yiheyuan Road Haidian District, Beijing, P.R.China 100871
   Email : gwgyxy@pku.edu.cn
   Url : http://www.en.pku.edu.cn/
   More : The School of Foreign Languages consists of 12 departments and 2 institutes, namely the Departments of English Language and Culture, French Langauge and Culture, German Language and Culture, Spanish and Protuguese Languages and Cultures, Russian Language and Culture, Japanese Language and Culture, Arabic Langauge and Cultures, South Asian Languages and Cultures, Southeast Asian Cultural Studies, West Asian Languages and Cultures, African and Asian Languages and Cultures, Korean Langauge and Culture, and the Institutes of Applied Linguistics and World Literature. There are 20 language majors that enroll undergraduates, including English, Russian, French, German, Spanish, Protuguese, Japanese, Arabics, Mongolian, Korean, Vietnamese, Thai, Burmese, Indonesian, Philipino, Hindi, Sanskrit and Pali, Urdu, Persian, and Hebrew. The School of Foreign Languages has also offered courses in Latin, Malay, Bengali, Pahlavi, Akkadian, Sumerian, Hittite, Aramaic, and Tibetan. The studies in old Icelandic, Tahnyotho, Biblical Hebrew, Tocharian, Georgian, and Khotanese are being conducted and the number of language courses and studies is on steady rise.