China Gateway


The China Gateway provides a wide variety of services for faculty to aid establishing research collaborations, teaching pedagogy and to make traveling to China easier and more efficient. All staff members are bilingual and have lived and studied in both China and the United States. The China Gateway office is located in the central business district of Shanghai and is well connected with the Ohio State alumni network, universities and corporate partners. Faculty are encouraged to contact the office in advance to make their travel arrangements to China.

The China Gateway also is involved with funding and administering grant opportunities, helping to facilitate international agreement and assisting global education programs in-country.

Travel Services

Academic Partnerships

International Agreements

The Office of International Affairs is the first point of contact in developing international agreements. Contact Padmini Roy-Dixon, executive director of Global Gateways and International Partnerships, if you are interested in working on formalizing an agreement.

Global Education Programs

The China Gateway helps facilitate various global education programs according to each program’s needs. For example, the China Gateway assists the Global May China program in the following ways: