Generation UK – China was launched by the British Council in 2013. By 2020, it aims to help 80,000 students from the UK boost their employability, enhance their long-term job prospects, and develop a global mind-set through study and work experience opportunities in China.
The programme offers funded internship placements and academic scholarships for UK students to gain international experience in China. By encouraging UK students to engage with China, Generation UK aims to bring young people from both countries closer together, increase mutual understanding, and pave the way to lasting links and partnerships between the UK and China.
As part of this initiative, you can be awarded funding that covers:
+ 2 month internship programme to complete in 2019, with flexible start dates and in a sector of your choice.
+ Apartment accommodation with a private bedroom and inclusive of all bills for the duration of your stay.
+ Fully comprehensive travel/medical insurance for the full 2 months.
+ 24/7 support from our on the ground British members of staff in China.
+ Access to InternChina trips, networking events and cultural activities whilst on place.
+ Possibility of a bursary towards the cost of your flight
Applications close at 23.59 on 13th January 2019.