China calling

InternChina_oct17Are you looking for an internship and like the thought of China as a destination?  The good news is that the University will provide a travel bursary for L1 and L2 students to get there. However, the program is open to all students.

InternChina are coming on campus at 2:00pm on Monday 23 October 2017 to tell you more about their program.  You’ll also have the chance to meet Brunel students who took part in the program last year!  You must register to attend at

  • Get an insight into modern China
  • Gain valuable work experience
  • Learning Mandarin Chinese, and
  • Discover traditional Chinese culture.

Also check out the Generation UK – China programme in partnership with the British Council who offer several other programs for working and studying abroad.

China internship – Generation UK

Spend two months next year interning in an industry of your choice – choose from six locations and over 15 industry sectors.  Funding covers all internship placement fees, accommodation, comprehensive travel insurance, business and cultural activities, as well as airport pick-up and support throughout your placement.

Open to current undergraduates and recent graduate it’s a great opportunity to get work experience in a different culture.  Find out more 

Generation UK-China scholarship

china_beijingDoes the idea of studying in China appeal to you?  A chance to spread your wings?  Immerse yourself in a different culture?  A Generation UK-China scholarship gives you an opportunity to experience what it’s like to spend a semester or year at university there.

Find out more.  Be a part of #GenerationUK


China? Gap year?

africaasiaventure_0515Africa & Asia Venture‘s project offers exposure to and experience of both ‘first’ and developing world China.  Starting with a four-week home-stay and Mandarin course in the affluent city of Hangzhou you will then move to The Thousand Island Lakes area where you will be teaching English to impoverished children.

Not just gap years, China and teaching!
AV also offer Art, Drama, Music and Dance; Community work; and Sports coaching as volunteering and summer projects in India, Nepal, Thailand, Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda.

Intern in China: CRCC Asia Scholarship Program

studychina_summer11  The China Internship Program places students and graduates in an international or leading Chinese company in their chosen field in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Sanya, China. The interns live in the centre of each city and carry out a work placement for one to three months, while gaining transferable skills and hands-on experience working in an international setting. They also get a full social program including cultural outings, weekly Chinese language classes, and professional business networking events. Upon completion of the program, students are able to boost their CVs with their internship experience, stand out from the crowd, and prepare for their career ahead, and a minimum of 30% of our interns are offered a full time job in their internship company on completion of their program each month.  Hear about interns’ real experiences while in Shanghai and Beijing.

UK/China GradLink

UK/China GradLink aims to help Chinese students and graduates research and access graduate opportunities in their home country. UK/China GradLink includes:

  • Graduate jobs board – providing graduate job opportunities across China
  • Employer profiles – where Chinese employers give their advice to students and links to their latest vacancies
  • Graduate case studies – advice provided by Chinese graduates from universities across the UK
  • Careers advice section – including advice at sector level