Frequently Asked Questions

Applying for our program

How do I apply?

Please read through the job description and the internship providing cities and other information before application. You can apply at the menu “FIND A JOB”.

Do I qualify?

Applicants must be 16 year old or over. Most of our program participants are university/college students and graduates。However, we have arranged internships in the past for many non-students as well, including professionals who are looking for a career change.

Is Chinese mandatory to join the internship program?

No. Chinese is not mandatory. However we can recommend you some good Chinese center for your interest.

What should my CV include and who shall I address my cover letter to?

We handle your application and mediates between you and our internship host companies. Your CV should include details of your education, skills, previous work experience and personal statement. You can just address the cover letter to us.

What is the procedure after I've applied?

After application from our website, we will assess your information in detail. Relevant process will be done, if you are qualified, we will arrange an interview on Skype. We will then go through another filtering procedure. We shall recommend you to company for another interview if you qualify and those not qualify will be eliminated or detail store as reservation. Only applicants arranged for second interview will be charge in future. However we are now free of charge.

What happens after I have paid the deposit?

Currently we are free of charge.

Pricing of our Programs

What's included in the programs?

The program includes internship in interest position, homestay or accomodation, Chinese classes etc.

Why is there a fee involved in the internship program at all?

Currently there is no fee incurred only fees for visa or formalities application required by the authority.

When do I have to pay for my program?

Before arriving to China.

How does the placement process work exactly?

On the application form on our website, we ask each candidate to list their top three preferences for industry sector placement. With that information and the information we have from the personal Skype interview with you we start to identify suitable host companies according to your preferences and skills. If a company wants to interview you by phone or Skype before making a decision, we will put you in touch with them directly to arrange this. This is also a good way for you to learn more about the company before making a decision whether to take up any offer made by the company.

About the Internship

How fast can you find me an internship?

All programs must be booked at least 30 days in advance before your intended start date to give our program coordinators ample time to find a suitable internship position and secure your accommodation.

Will I be compensated for my work?

Due to the Strict Law governing the Visa applications, Only Working Visa VISA Z allows payment of salary. It will also depend on whether the hosting companies offer whether to pay or not paid.

The individual’s specific stipend can only be determined after the placement process is completed.

What industries do you offer internships in?

We offer internships in various industries, more on sales, marketing, business development, human resource and more.

Obtaining a visa for China

Is it easy to obtain a visa for China? What are the requirements?

We receive daily enquiries regarding the visa application for China. First of all, don’t worry; we will assist at every step of the visa application process. We will provide all the necessary documents and information for your visa. Most importantly, please ensure that your passport: » Does not expire within 6 months before your arrival date in China » Still has blank pages available.

When do I need to apply for a visa?

At least one month before your program start date.

Accommodation

What type of accommodation do you provide?

We provide rent and homestay accommodation.

What do the apartments look like?

The accommodation has been hand-picked by our staff in a central location convenient to public transportation both in Beijing and Shanghai. The apartments are modern, clean, and are fully serviced. You can view pictures on our website of the accommodation in Shenzhen and Shanghai.

Is it possible to have a private apartment?

If you would like to have a private apartment you will need to let us know at least 4 weeks before your arrival date and there will be an additional charge as private apartments are more expensive.

How far are the apartments from the school/ host company?

Usually it will be aligned with the metro station or any other public transport.