Mandarin Chinese and Internship Program Overview
Jumpstart Your Career with an Internship in China!
Study Mandarin Chinese and at the same time learn about doing business in China with an internship program in Beijing. Ideal for students and young professionals, this intensive program is designed for participants wanting to jumpstart their careers and gain practical hands on China business experience. It will allow interns to improve both job and Chinese language skills while living, studying, and working abroad in China.
Additionally, the China Internship component offers an opportunity for participants to supplement their CV with hands-on internship experience. Our interns will not only gain valuable experience, but also expand their network of contacts while using this program as an opportunity to put into practice their business knowledge and practical skills. Furthermore, our internship program will provide an insightful examination into China's dynamic business structure, including its social and cultural environments.
Learn Mandarin Chinese While Working in China
Integrating Chinese language studies with work experience, students will
not only learn Mandarin Chinese through in class instructions,
after-class tutorials, elective workshops, language exchange,
social activities, guided tours, but they will also be able to
practice their Chinese in a work place as well as business networking
events while obtaining practical China related work experience.
Gain Valuable China Business Experience By Interning
PRC Study partners with a broad range of companies representing multiple industries in China, giving an excellent opportunity for interns to work within a company in China. The experience will give the individual a unique opportunity to learn Chinese language and culture, as well as the workings and business practices of a Chinese, foreign, or multinational company operating within China.
Interning in China will give interns the advantages of:
Take Home An Impressive CV with China Business Experience
- Gaining experience in China, one of the world's fast growing economies
- Acquiring knowledge of Chinese business strategies
- Learning about localization and globalization
- Being prepared for future employment internationally
We know it takes more than good grades to succeed in today's competitive job market. That's why employers want to hire candidates who have rounded out their educational background with internship experience.
By joining PRC Study's Mandarin & Internship program, participants can take home an impressive CV showing:
- Practical China work experience and achievements with employment references and industry contacts
- Mandarin Chinese language skills
- Overall knowledge of Chinese culture and way of life
PRC Study's Mandarin Chinese and Internship Programs are tactically designed to provide accelerated learning through complete immersion as they offer the most comprehensive and balanced curriculum, in and out of the classroom, for learning the Chinese language, as well as working and networking in China.
To be successful in today's international world of business you need to be able to communicate not only bilingually, but also cross-culturally. PRC Study's Mandarin and Internship program will give participants intercultural insights and valuable international work experience in China. The skills that you gain through this highly invaluable program will give you the competitive edge that you need to succeed!
- Start date first Monday of every month
- Work and study for 12, 24, or 40 weeks (where length of language course is equal in length to that of the work placement)
- Internship component consists of up to 30 to 40 hours per week
- Free Pre-Internship Preparation, as well as ongoing assessment
- Resume Translation
- Business Networking Events
- Option to join the China Business Program's lectures, seminars and onsite visits
- A report, a reference letter outlining your achievements, and a certificate will be awarded at the end of the internship program
Mandarin Chinese Language Component
- High quality Mandarin instructions with complete and balanced curriculum in and out of the classrooms for total immersion
- Affordable short and long term programs with flexible start dates offered throughout the year for all levels from beginners to advanced
- Qualified native Mandarin teachers certified by the Ministry of Chinese Education to teach Mandarin Chinese to foreigners
- Private 1-on-1 lessons or small group classes* averaging 4 to 5 students providing a study-focused atmosphere for quick and effective Mandarin learning
- Students may choose from the Mandarin Chinese or Business Mandarin Chinese classes
- Language class component consists of 20 (Regular Mandarin) or 30 (Intensive Mandarin) hours of lessons per week, with an emphasis on language used in the workplace
- Total immersion into Chinese language, business, culture and way of life through social activities, guided tours, networking events, elective workshops, language exchange program, and much more
- Proven track record in successfully teaching Mandarin Chinese to many students from all over the world
* available only at the PRC-CIE Academy
PRC Study has been officially designated to assist foreign students to come to China to study Mandarin Chinese language. We partner with the best schools and universities in China to provide a range of China focused programs of the highest quality to students.
Currently, our Mandarin Chinese and Internship program is offered in Beijing, where a wide spectrum of international companies representing many different types of industries is headquartered due to the city's reputation as being the central hub for governmental and business connections. For more information on each of the institutions we represent, please click universities.
n addition to providing structured Mandarin Chinese classes and Internship work experience, PRC Study also offers elective workshops. The electives are designed to broaden students' awareness of Chinese culture, history, and arts, as well as to further improve students' Chinese linguistic skills. Taught by skilled teachers who are specialists in their field, we offer over 15 elective workshops which are made up of a series of classes held in the afternoon or early evening. During the program, each student may participate in all electives offered. For more information, please click on Electives.
|Chinese Language Electives
||Chinese Arts & History Electives
||Martial Arts Electives
- Character Writing & Reading
- Chinese Composition
- Chinese Idioms
- Chinese Pronunciation
- Pronunciation Improvement
- Chinese Calligraphy
- Chinese Cooking
- Chinese Culture
- Chinese Games
- Chinese History
- Chinese Painting
- Chinese Songs
- Tai Ji Quan
- Traditional Chinese Massage
- Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Meditation, Chants & Mantras
- Chinese Foot Massage
PRC Study helps to minimize language and cultural barriers, allowing students to have a smoother transition into China. PRC Study's China programs are affordable and allow for total immersion into the Chinese language, business, culture, and way of life.
Additional Extra-Curricular Business and Networking Events
In addition to the Mandarin classes and internship placement, participants have the option of joining the China Business program's lectures, seminars, and onsite visits which offers additional insights into the business practices of a variety of both local and international companies.
PRC Study also arranges various Business and Networking Events which students may choose to participate in. This provides extra opportunities for participants to network and meet valuable foreign and Chinese contacts from the business community and exchange vital business information and industry knowledge. For more details, please click on Business and Networking Events.
Language and Cultural Immersion
PRC Study places great emphasis on providing language learning enhancement support to students. We offer a 10 components formula for accelerated Chinese immersion learning, which includes: 1-on-1 after class language tutorials; multi-media learning courseware; supervised homework support; language exchange program; language lab; use of library and reference materials; electives, social activities, guided tours and excursions; student development assessment and certification; and Mandarin only policy. For more details, please click on Total Immersion Curriculum.
Social Activities, Guided Tours and Excursions
PRC Study also realizes that an added advantage in learning Mandarin Chinese quickly and effectively is to get deep into China's rich and colourful culture and society. Offering activities for all age groups, PRC Study organizes many social, sporting and cultural activities, along with guided tours and excursions for students during their study program in China. These offer tremendous opportunities to interact with native speakers and to practice Mandarin learnt in classes in out-of-class settings. For more details, click on Social Activities, Guided Tours and Excursion.
|Total Packages & Services Offered
At PRC Study, we also understand that each student may have different needs. Therefore we offer multiple service options for students to choose from to cater to different budgets and requirements.
Our total comprehensive service packages cover everything from pre-departure
procedures in a student's home country right through to the end of the immersion
program in China, including core program, airport pickup, accommodation, insurance
and medical membership, visa support documents, 24 hour hotline support, and
a range of other essential services. We take care of everything while you focus
on studying and gaining practical China work experience. For more information,
please click on PRC Study Services.
PRC Study offers many different types of accommodation to suit our students' needs and budgets. Clean, comfortable and conveniently located, all of PRC Study's accommodations are carefully selected, safe and secure with 24 hours security. You can choose to live privately or share with a PRC Study arranged roommate. For more general information, please visit Accommodation or click on On or Off Campus Student Dorms, Student Flats, Apartments, Hotels, Homestay for further details.
Traveling overseas to study can be an exciting yet an unsettling experience. For students' safety and peace of mind, all of PRC Study's Full Service Programs include "StudentCare Plus" Travel and Medical Insurance. The insurance covers emergency medical and dental treatment, pro-rata return of program fee in case of curtailment, personal liability and more. Also included is use of ISOS which provides access to medical advice and assistance 24 hours a day by foreign doctors who are located in Beijing and throughout China. For further details, please click on Insurance.
We will provide you with all the required documentations needed by the Chinese Embassy or Consulate in your home country to obtain your visa to China.
Students should apply for an F Visa which is
generally issued for a length of 1, 3, or 6 months regardless
of the study duration. In some instances the Chinese Embassy or
consulate may issue an L Visa, a tourist visa,
despite the actual purpose of travel. In other scenarios, an X
Visa may be issued, requiring also a physical examination.
The type of visa issued is determined by the Chinese authorities,
but PRC Study will assist students to extend or convert visas
as required after arrival into China.
Once full program fees are paid and enrollment completed, PRC Study will send
you all the required documents so that you may apply for your
visa. For more information, please click on visa
types and application procedure.
PRC Study's exclusive Mandarin Chinese Language and Internship Program combines Chinese language studies with practical work experience in a Beijing company. This program is ideal for students and young professionals interested in improving their Chinese language skills and gaining work experience in China. The Internship program may also be combined with the China Business program offered by PRC Study.
Applicants must be:
- 18 years old or above
- In good health