INTERNSHIP IN CHINA
Are you ready for an invigorating adventure and the chance to learn a new business culture with an Internship in China?
Do you speak fluent English and are at least 18 years old?
Then you can fit right into the LTL internship program. The Internship duration can be anywhere from 1 to 6 months and while Mandarin skills are beneficial, it is not required.
Having your internship organized by LTL will mean that you can put your mind to rest.
LTL offer you support, not only during the sign up process, as our student advisor can be contacted 24/7 during your time in China to help you with your needs.
We are confident we will find the right internship for you and can also offer you comfortable accommodation in great locations and a jam packed social calendar.
Internship in Beijing
China’s capital city and the home of Chinese culture
Being an intern in Beijing and working abroad is not only an incredible opportunity to give your CV an extra boost that will make you stand out, but also a lot of fun.
In addition to gaining great work experience you will discover the capital of China, 5,000 years of history and its fascinating culture.
You will make friends from all over the world, explore Beijing’s incredible night life and dive into what is one of the world’s fastest growing and changing countries.
Internship in Shanghai
China’s biggest city, bustling Shanghai!
Interning in Shanghai is also a great chance to not only learn about Chinese work culture but also gain some work experience in a field of your choice while discovering an exciting metropolis.
Shanghai’s history doesn’t quite go back as far as Beijing’s, but it does have an extremely unique background and some incredible sites to explore.
You’ll get to experience this one of a kind city all whilst feeling like a local Shanghai resident.
Internship in China – What Our Students Said
Forefront – At the heart of the growing global economy
Mix – Ancient culture and modern architecture in China
Stand Out – China looks impressive on anyone’s CV, stand out!
Discover – Incredible world heritage sites to explore, 55 in total
Study – Opportunity to learn Mandarin in China like never before
Placements – Internships are offered in both small and large companies
Industries – Choose from marketing to medical, sports & media
Fast growing – Beijing’s economy is developing very fast
Variety – We offer a wide range of internships in many industries
Rest at ease – Accommodation and airport pickup are included
Support – Great customer service both in and out of China
LTL Family – Our own thriving international social community
Days Out – Many (mostly free!) trips and excursions for you to join
Friends for Life
Friends – Easy to meet other interns in the LTL Beijing community
Fun – Friday night drinks, weekend trips and sight-seeing together
Intern Community – All are young, new to China and in this together
10 Reasons to Intern in China
Makes Your CV Standout
Lack of experience can be a huge obstacle in landing that first job, an internship in China will help boost your CV. Not only will your CV look good, talking about your experiences from your internship in China will make you look like a superstar during your next interview.
You’ll learn some valuable lessons and enjoy a quite incredible city that has so much to offer on a work basis, and socially.
Not many people are brave enough to make the leap and come to China, by doing this, it’ll paint an immediately positive impression before you’ve even stepped foot into the interview!
Build Your Network
The best part of traveling is all the interesting people you get to meet.
An internship in China gives you amazing opportunities to network and meet career changing contacts. The connections made in China will be among the most useful you make in your career lifetime.
Gain an Understanding of Chinese Culture
It’s difficult to do business if you don’t understand who you are working with.
Along with learning the language, it’s important to understand the culture. Living and interning in China is the best way to pick up on those tricky do’s and don’ts when it comes to doing business in China.
There is no better time for personal growth than when you are traveling the world. Our greatest experiences and friends are met when we are outside our comfort zones.
Work in a Global Environment
The people you work with during you China internship will come from all over the world, and each will have their own perspective. Working side-by-side with these kinds of people will expand how you view the world.
The ability to see life from many different perspectives is a desired trait by companies.
Learn a Top Global Language
Chinese is one of the top 10 languages in the world to learn, and according to many, is even considered the number 1 language you should know.
Being fluent in multiple languages, especially Chinese, makes you a desirable candidate. An internship in China will help you gain the language skills you need to be successful!
Be Part of a Huge Economy
China is currently one of the world’s largest economies, and not only that, it’s also the fastest growing.
The size and speed at which their economy is booming makes it ripe with opportunities. You might start in China with an internship, and soon after, discover something bigger and better.
Make Friends with 1.5 Billion People
Explore an Ancient Culture
You can’t spend all your time working! Interning in China gives you the chance to spend some time exploring the many cultural heritage sites.
Some of the most amazing places in the world are only a quick train ride away.
Enjoy Yummy Chinese Food!
Chinese food tastes way better when you get it in the country where it comes from. Food is also an important aspect of the Chinese culture, and represents a lot more then just stuffing your face with delicious Kung Pao chicken.
During your internship in China, you will have many opportunities to experience the interesting, and at times, crazy food culture of China.
Internship in China with LTL – The Process
Interning in China is a once in a lifetime adventure. You get impressive international work experience to add to your CV, the chance to explore an incredible ancient culture and you get to make a new international group of friends.
Step 1 – Apply
Email us the position, industry, location and dates you are looking for, ask any questions you might have and once you are ready, decide on the program you want.
Step 2 – Organize
LTL organizes Skype interviews with suitable companies until you agree to an internship. Receive the signed contract, visa documents and pre-arrival information.
Step 3 – Arrive
Get picked up from the airport and come to the LTL welcome breakfast. Join the LTL intern community for events, drinks and activities, and use the LTL support whenever needed.
Internship Options and Prices
LTL offers internships in two separate programs.
NUMBER 1 – Our Internship and Accommodation program is available from four weeks or more and includes accommodation as well as inclusive support.
NUMBER 2 – Our Internship Semester program lasts for a minimum of 16 weeks and up to a maximum of 22 weeks and includes four weeks of accommodation and a four-week intensive language course. For more details and prices, see below.
Option 1 – Internship & Accommodation Program
This option allows for flexibility and ease. We will help find you an internship for as little as four weeks, up to a full year. The program includes:
- Organization of an internship within a company in Beijing or Shanghai
- Accommodation throughout your stay in a shared apartment small room
- Pickup at Beijing/Shanghai airport upon your arrival
- 24-hour support in China
- Visa assistance
- An international LTL social community
- A weekly trip, organized by LTL free of charge (expenses to be paid on the day)
Your included accommodation is in a shared apartment small room. Our shared apartments in Beijing are based next to the Communications University, just a few stops on the subway from the Central Business District and allow for more freedom during your stay. Our Shanghai location is equally as central.
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PLEASE NOTE – All prices are listed in Chinese Yuan (CNY).
The bathroom is shared and bedding and towels are provided. Apartments are shared with Chinese students and possibly a foreign student or intern. There is limited use of kitchen facilities (fridge and microwave only) but there are many very cheap local restaurants located within a few minutes’ walk. WiFi and bills are included.
With the Internship + Accommodation Program, it’s possible to make upgrades on your accommodation and by adding Chinese classes to your internship.
Live in larger room with private bathroom + 1,800 CNY / month
Live with Chinese family which includes breakfast and dinner + 1,800 CNY / month
Learn Chinese while working
4 hours per week of group classes
2 hours per week of 1-on-1 classes at your office + 1,440 CNY / month
We will help you to find your internship within less than two weeks after you booked the program. Recommended only if you are very late with your booking and we always recommend to organize this all much earlier. However if you are really late, we’ve got your back + 3,000CNY
Option 2 – Internship Semester Program
The internship semester program lasts for a minimum of 16 weeks.
Start your adventure in China by taking 4 weeks of Intensive Chinese classes at our language school in Beijing or Shanghai.
Accommodation is included for these four weeks in either a local Chinese Homestay (great for those wanting to experience local Chinese culture and improve their language skills quickly) or in our Shared Apartments (a budget option that’s perfect for those wanting more freedom).
These Chinese classes are taken in small groups (maximum of six students), last for four hours a day from Monday to Friday and are organized for your Chinese level. They are a great way of meeting new friends in the city, getting involved with the LTL social calendar and most importantly, will give you some needed Mandarin language survival skills.
At the end of your four weeks you will be able to navigate the subway, ask for directions and order your dinner in restaurants.
PART TWO – After four weeks LTL will assist you in finding your own further accommodation free of charge. If you wish to stay in your current homestay/apartment, this can be arranged for a fee if the school is told in advance. Your internship now begins.
You will get six hours of Chinese group classes (two hours, three times a week) included during the duration of your internship, taken outside working hours. These will help you to keep up your Mandarin level.
NOTE – If no group class are suitable for your schedule/level, LTL will offer you two hours of 1-on-1 class a week at your school, office or home.
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Included in the price are the following:
- Airport pickup on arrival in China
- A four week Chinese Language Preparation Month at our school in Beijing or Shanghai with accommodation for these four week
- An internship in a company agreed upon by you in Beijing or Shanghai
- Part-time Chinese classes throughout your internship
- Assistance with finding accommodation for the duration of your internship
- 24hr support in China
- Visa assistance
- The LTL social life – become part of the family
- Weekly event or trip, organized by the school
This is the perfect internship program for those wanting to incorporate work experience with a new language skill and are looking to make a lot of friends both locally and internationally.
PRICE INCLUDES: Internship Finders Fee + Four Weeks of Chinese Class pre-Internship + Four Weeks Accommodation (three variants) + Part Time Chinese Classes to take during your Internship
Each program includes 1 month full time Chinese course, followed by internship & part time Chinese classes.
If you sign up for 4 months this includes : 4 weeks at LTL studying Chinese then a 12 week Internship
If you sign up for 7 months this includes : 4 weeks at LTL studying Chinese then a 24 week Internship
Please note: One month = Four weeks. Other durations available