China Internship Program

China Internship Program

KILROY education offers you the unique opportunity to undertake an internship in China. Our partner offers an internship program in either Beijing or Shanghai within your industry of interest. China is the place to be for ambitious young professionals seeking to stand out from other jobseekers!

Introduction

Our internship partner provides work experience, internship and language programs in China and has been bridging the gap between East and West with twenty years of education experience. Our partner gives you the chance to experience one of the fastest growing countries in the world with a provider that has already assisted hundreds to gain their perfect China experience.

Internship programs

Our partner offers internships in most fields but have an especially high concentration in International Business, Marketing, PR, Service Learning and Media among others.

Location could be a factor in your internship choice. In general, Shanghai is seen as one of world's major business destinations, whilst Beijing has become home to some exciting startup companies. Therefore, it's good to be open minded about where your placement may be and who it is with.

Awards

The China Internship Program has achieved multiple awards in China for their work with international internships.

2011 ASEAN Outstanding Business Award
2012 JCI Socially Responsible Company Award

What can be expected

We partner with organisations of varying sizes across dozens of industries. This program is tailored to each participant's needs. Interns can expect to be a fully integrated member of staff at their host company, completing challenging and meaningful tasks relevant to the industry they have chosen to work in. Some host companies can offer full time employment opportunities for those interested.

Included in the program

The China internship program is the perfect package for getting the right educational experience and the following inclusions help make it as smooth as possible;

  • Pre-Departure information pack. A full guide to living and working in China prior to starting the program, in order to be better informed about Chinese culture, customs and what to expect
  • Visa Assistance. We will provide all documentation needed to undertake an internship in China with an F class visa.
  • Arrival & Welcome Pack. Welcome pack containing a Mandarin phrasebook, emergency card, a local map, local sim card, mobile phone and transportation card
  • Orientation to China. A comprehensive orientation to China that covers Chinese customs and culture, business etiquette and practical information. There will also be a welcome meal with fellow participants
  • Mandarin classes.  3 hours of Mandarin classes per week concurrently with the internship
  • Accommodation. Shared apartment with other interns in China
  • Social & cultural activities. We arrange regular activities to socialize with other participants and experience Chinese culture.
  • Business & networking events. The networking scene in China is not only thriving but is an essential skill to do business in China. We will keep you informed of events that may be of interest to you
  • Travel options. China has so much to offer outside of Beijing and Shanghai. We encourage you to do some travelling during your stay to experience this wonderful country
  • Newsletter. We send a monthly newsletter to our participants to keep them informed about upcoming events and practical information
  • Completion certificate & reference Letter. Upon finishing the program we will award each intern with a completion certificate and an employer reference
  • Alumni network. Meet, connect and converse with past and present interns
  • Stipend on work days. Stipend on work days for most industry internship placements longer than 3 months. Typically 50-100RMB per work day. (Hospitality placements also includes meals and accommodation)
  • 24/7 emergency contact and support. Our experienced international and local staff are dedicated to providing invaluable 24/7 onshore support throughout the duration of the program. All of our staff have participated in our programs themselves or are bilingual

Eligibility

This program is for ambitious individuals looking for an internship in China. You must meet the following criteria in order to be eligible:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Proficient in both spoken and written English. You do not need to speak Mandarin
  • Studying or graduated from a university or equivalent institution

Our interns are motivated and talented individuals who are looking to launch their career in their field of interest. Interns should be proactive, up for challenges and responsibility, show flexibility and be committed to contributing positively to their companies.  You will be given many extensive tasks and responsibilities at your internship where you will be able to showcase your skills, display initiative and work both independently as well as part of a team.