China

GlobalWorks: Non-Profit Management Internships in China

The Non-Profit Management program provides students with the opportunity to work in China where over 400,000 NGOs are currently active. A wide range of issues are addressed, including student drop-out rates, labor rights, women’s rights and environmental protection. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship offers the chance to: Create a monthly English language newsletter and weekly blog entries that highlight new program initiatives, fundraising activities, etc. Organize and developing activities and presentations for events, summits and other...

GlobalWorks: Media, Graphic Design & Creative Industries Internships in China

The Media, Graphic Design, & Creative Industries program provides interns the chance to work with professionals in a cultural and creative industry that had a GDP increase of 22% per year between 2004-2008. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides chances to: Develop ideas and designs using new materials for various business needs. Working on layout design & art work using a range of media, such as photography and computer-aided design. Support staff on crafting branding development programs. Helping arrange exhibitions &...

GlobalWorks: Logistics and Supply Chain Management Internships in China

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management program provides interns the chance to work with professionals in one of the world’s most rapidly developing logistics sector. Already, China’s logistical governmental investment is nearly double of other developed nations. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides chances to: Support business development by liaising with potential business partners regarding any cross-border logistics needs. Researching UK import legislation and create reports for trading companies. General customer service and...

GlobalWorks: Legal Internships in China

The Legal program provides interns the chance to work with professionals dealing with subjects that range from issues of intellectual property fraud to larger issues of countries, like China, possibly manipulating currency values. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides chances to: Researching and presenting legal contract precedents from the English Legal System Advising and processing trademark registrations for foreign clients. Creating newsletters on recent legal developments in China for an audience of foreign clients. Researching UK...

GlobalWorks: IT Internships in China

The Information & Technology program provides interns the chance to work with professionals in the world largest online market and the largest manufacturer for US & European IT companies. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides chances to: Manage and help maintain websites & blogs- updating design & content as needed. Assist in conducting SEO & SEM campaigns using web development programming languages. Provide support in researching, developing, and launching of new software, such as a new Apple iPhone App. Website and...

Hong Kong University Exchange

Take classes in English alongside students from all over the globe at one of the top universities in Asia. In this exchange program, you will directly enroll in coursework at Hong Kong University (HKU – officially known as the University of Hong Kong), which is a highly-ranked university. HKU offers courses in a wide range of subjects, including arts and humanities, business and economics, education, sciences, and social sciences. All courses at HKU are taught in English, and you will be taking classes alongside local HKU students as well as other international students. HKU is a culturally...

GlobalWorks: Green Technology Internships in China

The Green Technology program offers students the opportunity to work with professionals in the renewable energy sector. China has recently invested a reported $51.1 billion in the industry since 2010 and continues to show support in green energy and sustainability efforts. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship offers the chance to: Create reports on current international renewable energy technologies and the energy efficiency market. Analyze overseas policy trends pertaining to energy efficiency. Research and present reports of suggestions for...

GlobalWorks: Finance and Accounting Internships in China

The Finance & Accounting program allows interns to work with professionals in the world’s second largest economy, with a GDP that has consistently grown each year. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides chances to: Research and provide a Western perspective on the Chinese investment market. Perform basic auditing of client financial records and a summary of the findings. Create reports, data analysis and offer other general support to staff. Develop strategy projects that research and summarize recent tax legislation changes. Devise...

Tsinghua University Exchange

Study Chinese language or take area study courses taught in Chinese if you have sufficient Chinese language skills at Tsinghua University (TU). There are a limited number of area study courses taught in English. The TU program is an excellent option if you are an independent student interested in improving your knowledge of Chinese language and culture. The program accepts two to four University of Oregon undergraduate or graduate students. Tsinghua University is located in the northwestern suburbs of Beijing in the Haidian district, which is home to most of the universities in Beijing...

Chinese Flagship Program: Capstone Year in China

The University of Oregon is one of eight Chinese Language Flagship programs across the country, in addition to Arizona State University, Brigham Young University, Indiana University, University of Mississippi, University of Rhode Island, The Ohio State University, San Francisco State University, and the University of Western Kentucky. Together the Chinese Language Flagship consortium oversees study abroad, curriculum standards, and program certification. The Chinese Flagship Capstone Program in China is specifically for registered Chinese Flagship Students who have reached advanced language...

GlobalWorks: Business Administration Internships in China

The Business & Administration program allows interns to work with professionals in one of the world’s largest economies and the world’s largest trading nation. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Internships provide chances to: Organize promotional events Perform competitor analysis and present results Provide support on a business development project Help maintain a database of large international corporations Set up meetings, prepare presentations and sales pitches Create reports on annual performance compared with previous years Qualifications: Strong...

GlobalWorks: Architecture Internships in China

The Architecture program in China provides students the chance to experience what it’s like to work with professionals in one of the fastest urbanizing countries in the world. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides opportunities to: Create architectural proposals by providing research, PPT editing, administrative, graphics and production support. Visit job sites to carry out dimensional survey work and photographic site analysis. General job shadowing during client and on-site meetings. Qualifications: Strong attention to accuracy,...

GlobalWorks: Marketing, PR and Advertising Internships in China

The Marketing, PR & Advertising program offers students opportunities to work with professionals in one of the fastest growing consumer markets in the world. It is projected that in 4 years, over 700 million people will be watching video content online, which means that demand for online marketing will continue to increase. Internship placements could be in: Shanghai, Beijing, & Shenzhen. Each internship provides chances to: Manage social and other media campaigns. Create programs to increase brand value of companies. Plan corporate award events. Research market trends and competitor...

Global China Program at East China Normal University

East China Normal University (ECNU) was established in 1951, and is one of China’s most highly-ranked and prestigious universities. ECNU welcomes many international students to its campus every year, and its programs offer students an opportunity to experience university life in China in a unique and personal way. Known as the “Garden Campus”, ECNU offers a special environment within the busy hustle and bustle of Shanghai. The 15-week Global China Program offers content courses in English, as well as Chinese language instruction for students at all levels from beginning through advanced. You...

Intensive Chinese Language and Culture in Harbin

Note: this program is not running in summer 2018. By participating in this eight-week program, you will be able to rapidly increase your language proficiency in Mandarin and complete one full year of Chinese language credits. In addition, you will be actively engaged in the local community through housing with Chinese nationals, service learning, excursions, and other activities. You will be enrolled in specially arranged classes at the Harbin Institute of Technology, and a University of Oregon faculty member will also be on-site to provide support and academic guidance. The program is...

Study China Summer Program at East China Normal University

This summer program offers students the opportunity to improve their Chinese language skills in a small, intimate class setting. Students will participate in an intensive Chinese language class and also take part in cultural activities and excursions around the city of Shanghai. Students will be able to obtain a better understanding of Chinese culture and society. In the past, excursions and activities have included a river cruise, acrobatic show, and lectures on Chinese cuisine and Tai chi. A four-day excursion to Beijing is available for an additional fee. East China Normal University (ECNU...

CIEE: Intensive Chinese Language in Beijing

The Intensive Chinese Language program offers you an opportunity to improve your fluency in spoken and written Mandarin Chinese through intensive language training. You may also elect to take one course in English to supplement your understanding of China. Electives in English are offered in the areas of international relations and history. All students take Readings in Chinese, Spoken Chinese, the Language and Culture Practicum, and one to three other courses, depending on the level of the individual student’s Readings in Chinese course. You will be placed at your level based on a language...

CIEE: Intensive Chinese Language and Culture in Nanjing

Established in 1982, the CIEE Study Center at Nanjing University focuses on developing Mandarin Chinese communication skills and exploring contemporary Chinese society and culture. This program offers an integrated curriculum that links the language classes, a Chinese studies course taught both in English and Chinese, a one-week Sichuan Module, and field trips in and around Nanjing. You will take 3 courses each semester, 6 for the full academic year. All students are required to take Readings in Chinese, Spoken Chinese, and Contemporary Chinese Studies. The language courses are offered at...

CIEE: China in a Global Context

The China in a Global Context program is designed to provide you with a deeper understanding of China as it emerges to take a more influential role in world affairs. You will be introduced to the language, colonial history, foreign policy, political development, and social issues that have either impeded or given rise to modern China. Language classes and related language clinics and tutoring sessions are taught in Mandarin Chinese, and area studies courses are taught in English. For further information about the program, including dates and course information, please visit: CIEE: China in a...

CIEE: Business, Language, and Culture in Shanghai

The Business, Language, and Culture program is designed to provide you with a deeper understanding of China as it emerges to take a leading role in the global market. You will be introduced to the Chinese language, the history of China's economic reforms, China's macroeconomic impact on other economies, and the local business practices that shape and mold the economic development of the nation. Language classes and related language clinics and tutoring sessions are taught in Mandarin Chinese, with business and area studies courses taught in English. For further information about the program,...

CIEE: Accelerated Chinese Studies in Shanghai

Whether you are a beginner or an advanced Chinese language speaker, you will have access to a host of language learning and cultural studies courses that suit your particular interests and skill level. You will choose from a variety of elective courses, taught in both English and Mandarin, ranging from business and finance to globalization, Chinese history, political science, and film studies. Qualified students may also be eligible for independent research opportunities or internships with local organizations. A full course load is three courses. You are required to enroll in two consecutive...

SIT: Summer Community Health and Traditional Chinese Medicine in Kunming

SIT semester programs include the following components: one-week orientation, intensive language study, homestay (in urban and rural areas), thematic seminar, field methods seminar, independent study project (last month of program), and program evaluation. From barefoot doctors to traditional remedies, the Chinese public health system has drawn increasing attention in the West. In this program, you will have the unique opportunity to study traditional Chinese medicine and public health issues by working with professionals in the field in both urban and rural settings. You will have the...

CIEE: Sustainable Development in Beijing

The Sustainable Development in Beijing program introduces you to the critical field of sustainability through lecture, discussion, student research, and first-hand experiential activities in China. You will take four to six area studies and language courses. Given the country's continued urban growth, China is an ideal site to explore the impact of such development on resources and the environment, both within cities and the surrounding areas. For further information about the program, including dates and course information, please visit: CIEE: Sustainable Development in Beijing .

CIEE: Summer Intensive Chinese Language in Beijing

*This program will not be offered in Summer 2016. Established in 1982, the CIEE summer language program at Peking University offers intermediate and advanced language students an opportunity to improve their fluency in spoken and written Mandarin Chinese, while gaining insight into life in China's capital city. You will be required to take two courses: Readings in Chinese and Spoken Chinese. For further information about the program, including dates and course information, please visit: CIEE: Intensive Chinese Language (Summer)

CIEE: Summer Chinese Studies in Nanjing

In the CIEE Chinese Studies summer program you will explore pressing social issues in contemporary China, develop basic communicative skills in Mandarin, and immerse yourself in local culture through field trips, activities, and community engagement. All three sessions of the summer will take place in the city of Nanjing. You will take part in language training that empowers you to engage in basic conversations on daily life, develop an understanding of the varied and complex origins of China’s present economic, social, cultural, and political worlds and immerse yourself in your new community...

CIEE: Summer Business and Culture in Shanghai

Commercial giant; financial and cultural hub; home to the largest container port on Earth—there may be no better city to examine the rapidly changing nature of global business than Shanghai. This program is designed to enhance your knowledge of fundamental business and economic principles within a Chinese and international context. The program will help prepare you for a career in international business through balanced exposure to core concepts, important theories, and case studies, as well as through site visits to Chinese companies and discussions with leading practitioners. In Shanghai...

CIEE: Summer Accelerated Chinese Studies in Shanghai

The Accelerated Chinese Language program is designed to provide you with with a stronger foundation in Chinese language while also offering ample opportunities to observe and experience the fast changing pace of Shanghai. You will be required to take two consecutive accelerated Chinese language courses. For further information about the program, including dates and course information, please visit: CIEE: Accelerated Chinese Language (Summer)
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