A Chinese high school student takes a brief break while studying last month for the annual 'gaokao' college entrance examinations in Handan, Hebei province, China. Photo: EPA-EFE

Chinese students choose to retake gruelling ‘gaokao’ college entrance exam, aiming for a school with more prestige

Even after winning admission, some choose another year of studies in hopes of better scores, and an even better university

Topic |   China education

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A Chinese high school student takes a brief break while studying last month for the annual 'gaokao' college entrance examinations in Handan, Hebei province, China. Photo: EPA-EFE
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