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International Journal of Chinese Education

Published in Association with Tsinghua University
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eISSN: 22125868 | ISSN: 2212585X | Current volume: 13 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: 3 Times/Year

The International Journal of Chinese Education (IJCE) is a fully peer-reviewed and open access journal which publishes research articles on China and Chinese education.

Since 2011 IJCE has published authoritative articles which have helped understand and advance significant facets of education.

IJCE embraces all facets of education and has a focus on higher education.

IJCE is supported by a distinguished Editorial Board, senior Editors, and Editorial Office based at a leading global university, and contributions from esteemed researchers and emerging scholars.

Open access article processing charge (APC) information

This journal is financially supported by Tsinghua University and therefore does not charge an article processing charge for open access publication. This journal flipped to open access on 1 January 2021.


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The International Journal of Chinese Education (IJCE) aims to improve education research and development in ways relevant to China and Chinese education.

IJCE is a fully peer-reviewed and open access journal.

IJCE welcomes empirical, theoretical and technical studies.

Articles can address all China-relevant education research, policy and practice, including comparative and multi-disciplinary studies.

IJCE covers all formal and less formal areas and levels of education, with a focus on higher education.

Articles should be of interest to scholars, advanced students, policy makers, and the interested public.

Significant originality is encouraged.

Jinghuan Shi Tsinghua University, China
Executive Chief Editor
Hamish Coates Tsinghua University, China
Managing Editor
Juan Yang Tsinghua University, China
Editorial Board
Michael Apple University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Nicholas Dirks University of Berkeley, USA
Leo Goedegebuure University of Melbourne, Australia
Shibao Guo University of Calgary, Canada
Ruth Hayhoe University of Toronto, Canada
Futao Huang Hiroshima University, Japan
Jeroen Huisman University of Ghent, Belgium
Wing On Lee Singapore University of Social Sciences, Singapore
Jing Lin University of Maryland, USA
Kelly Matthews University of Queensland, Australia
Gary McCulloch University College London, UK
Ka Ho Mok Lingnan University, China
Gerard A. Postiglione The University of Hong Kong
Yingyi Qian Tsinghua University, China
Zhongying Shi Tsinghua University, China
Jung Cheol Shin Seoul National University, South Korea
Bjørn Stensaker University of Oslo, Norway
Olga Troitschanskaia University of Mainz, Germany
Robert Wagenaar University of Groningen, Netherlands
Lan Xue Tsinghua University, China
Rui Yang The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Qiang Zha York University, Canada
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