Summer Chinese Language Program

Study Mandarin this Summer intensely combined with Cultural immersion and China discovery programs. Throughout the summer, the course combines intensive Mandarin (Chinese Language) language lessons, weekly cultural trips and tour program, a homestay accommodation option, and volunteering, corporate courtesy calls

Learn in Summer Chinese Language Program

Spend this and any other summer getting immersed in a Chinese language learning environment that challenges you to explore beyond the little part of the world you know with our popular Summer Chinese Language Program. China Internship Placements’ (CIP) Summer Intensive Chinese program is available for 4 to 16 weeks within which participants are exposed to Intensive language study. The program also has components that prepare participants for HSK exams at no extra cost. It is a complete combination of University Chinese language study and private mandarin study. The curriculum is scheduled on university-level Chinese language study at China’s most prestigious universities like Beijing Language and Cultural University Summer Program in Beijing, Peking University’s Summer Intensive Chinese Language Program, Fudan University in Shanghai, Nanjing University and to mention but few.

The intensive Chinese Language Program Organized in Summer is designed to be more flexible schedules and could be customized. The intensive Program has 30 hours of language study per week (6 hours per day) while the standard programs is 20 hours. Participants can combine mandarin lessons alongside other components such as internships, volunteering, travel etc. This program is flexible and has make-up classes if some tour programs have to extend. This program and has a preparation for those who would like to take HSK courses before leaving China.

University summer Chinese Study Programs

Our Summer Program in China offers intellectual discovery, cross-cultural awareness, and personal growth. By joining one of our Summer Programs, you’ll together with other participants from all over the world gain a complete awareness about Chinese Business Environment and Economy, confidence, and skills to help prepare you for life.This segment of the program houses participants who are willing to study in a university setting and would like to feel the impact of some of our partner Universities. It is made for participants whose parents, Sponsors or schools require this. Credits are awarded to this and they are Intensive Chinese language programs.

China Summer Camp 2017

Immerse yourself in China’s rich culture while learning Mandarin. Discover China’s history, legacy and place in the modern world all while interacting with locals and building on your language skills. Get ready for a thrilling and adventurous summer within the safest summer 2016 program. Download our Summer camp brochures for more insight. Got your cameras ready? you will be visiting places like
• Trek from village to village through the Dragon’s Backbone rice terraces
• Learn to speak Mandarin
• Visit Miao, Guida, Dong, Tiantouzhai and Xiaozhai minority villages
• Hike through Zuolong Gorge to get to your guesthouse
• Stay in the ancient riverside town of Fenghuang
• Camp on the Great Wall
• Visit Tian’anmen Square and the Forbidden City
• Rock climb and camp in Yangshuo surrounded by karst peaks and the Lijiang
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• Hike in the unique Zhangjiajie National Park

SUMMER LANGUAGE CITIES

CIP’s Most popular Gap Year Programs are hosted in a variety of locations and cities across China.  Come study Chinese in some of the most culturally aware cities in China. Get More on the CIP Platform.

Study in Beijing

Beijing – 北京

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Study in Shanghai

Shanghai - 上海

CIP’s Study Abroad program in Shanghai sharpens participants’ Mandarin language skills, while held in one of the most dynamic, fast-paced developing cities in the world.

Study in Beijing

Guangzhou – 广州

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Study in Shenzhen

Shenzhen – 深圳

Our Study Abroad in Shenzhen program immerses participants in the Chinese language through a combination  of intensive Chinese language Studies, immersion programs and cultural trips.

Study in Nanjing

Nanjing – 南京

Our Study Abroad in Nanjing Program combines structured, intensive, university-level Chinese lessons with Internship programs, immersion and mentoring.

Study in Beijing

Chengdu – 成都

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Study in Beijing

Qingdao – 青岛

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

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Discover the World Through our Gap Year Program

Spend a Semester, A year, studying Chinese Language in China, traveling and Volunteering. Join participants from USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Germany, Italy and the rest of the world to a deep cultural immersion and read to discover China like a local. Combine, Chinese lessons with Travel, Cultural immersion, and Fun. Apply Now to reserve your slot

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Application Process

Due to the volume of applications received on a daily basis, we have built a standard application procedure that all applications should go through. Due to the structured nature of this Program, we require that all applicants adhere to dates

Step 1: Submit Application and Book Appointment

After submitting your application, you will be allocated to a personal program consultant who will help you book an appointment to speak with the team. Your expectations will be collected and the program processed detailed out.

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Step 2: Planning Phase

After an appointment with our team, we will use information gathered to design a complete program. Final Program draft will be submitted to you in a form of proposal. You reserve the right to demand corrections and additions.

Step 3: Approval and Admission

You have to approve the content, price and all details. Then CIP will create a profile for you and submit your application to our partner universities. At this point, applicants have to Pay Program Processing fee and then we proceed with submitting all details to the university. Admission letters will be issued thereafter

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Step 4: Execution and Delivery

At this Point, the program is well matured and you will go through orientations and pre arrival preparations including visa etc Bingo! You are welcome to China and we will treat you to a professional study abroad Program

Intensive Summer Program Components

Learn Mandarin with a university curriculum! Our University intensive Mandarin Program presents the best combination of components that maximize your resources and experience while on a Study abroad project in China. Speed up your mandarin skills with intensive Chinese language arrangements, and stay safe with our Insurance worth $100,000 health expenditure and emergency evacuation.

Intensive / Standard University Classes

Accommodation, Visa & Insurance

All Leaning Materials including books & Library Registeration

Cultural Immersion, Weekend and Social Activities

Business Seminars & Networking Events

On the Ground Support, Orientation & Airport pick ups

Why Study on the CIP Platform

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Modern Approach to Learning Mandarin

Study in an internationally induced atmosphere mixed with participants from all over the world, expats, business community. Have an opportunity to speedily improve their Chinese language skills through a-30- hour intensive language studies per week. This is garnished with optional one-on-one or group lessons. Participants are allowed to select one of these options in addition to the normal coursework.

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Customized to Your Level

Enroll in language classes that are exactly your level. China Internship Placements’ Affordable Summer Study Abroad Program in China tests all participants’ level before placing them into their various classes. At CIP, no square pegs are allowed into round holes: meaning right price for right value.

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Experience China like a local

Efficiently combine our summer Chinese language course lessons with trips and excursions to historical sites. It is an opportunity to explore the cities properly rather than seeing them in pictures. Experience adrenaline igniting segments like hiking, Swimming competitions, Dumpling cooking, Chinese Calligraphy, and explore traditional sites such as the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square and Temple of Heaven. For a comprehensive list of Cultural activities and trips visits our cultural immersion page for more and refer to our city pages as well for exciting places.

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Location and Cities

Intensive Chinese Language programs in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Nanjing.

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The Extras

Gain the deeper satisfaction by giving back to society and engaging in our volunteering program at no extra fee. There are exciting projects like Teaching Migrant Children basic English skills, spend time caring for the aged, Environmental conservation and many more. Check our volunteering page for more. These are available based on city and location.

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Extended Weekend Trips

Participants are allowed to spend weekends embarking on a dream tour visiting a wonderful Chinese tourist site which they have longed to ever see* Visit our tour China guide page.

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Support & Language Partners

China Internship Placements Provides Learning materials including books, Facilities and language partners who are locals

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China Internship Placement arranged very interesting programs in internationally induced environments with the right study materials and state of the art language learning laboratories. Check our locations page for more insights about the cities, and the universities. For a deeper insight, the website carries a page on all cities and universities where site visitors could read and see pictures. We also encourage site users to Register and log in so that you could save pages and later access.

Program Cities

Our High-Quality Gap Year in China Program is located in China’s most exciting cities with rich historical, cultural and traditional traces suitable for immersing our Gap Year Participants into Chinese culture. These Gap Year locations in China enhance participants understanding of all aspects of China. They present on daily basis opportunities to practice language and interact with the local Chinese people.
Our Affordable Gap Year Program is located in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Xian and much more.

For 10 years, China Internship Placement has been contributing to raising properly equipped future leaders through our high-quality international study abroad and exchange programs. We are committed to raising the standards of international education Abroad with properly tested systems backed by research and Development. We are committed to taking initiatives by researching to keep the industry abreast with latest standards, and we do not compromise on that.

  1. Safety. We have incorporated safety measures into the program to make sure that our participants are safe all throughout the program. We have therefore partnered Leading insurance companies in China to provide this guarantee. Join our Gap Year program with the safest provisions, visit our Insurance page for more,
  2. Quality. Given our experiences, we stand to guarantee quality Gap Year Programs in China with highest standards the industry could ever permit. Our High Standard Gap year programs have been tried and tested over time and parents rate us as the most preferred service provider.
  3. Support. Due to the reputation we have carved, we invest in human resources to make sure that participants get the best support while doing their Gap Year in China with China Internship Placements (CIP). We provide participants with bi-monthly reports of how their program is getting and test their Business, Language, and Cultural Management Skills to make sure they are making progress. Our career advisors also prepare our Affordable Gap year Program Participants to fit the position of Internationally Minded professionals.
  4. Responsibility. A provider’s willingness to accept responsibility on behalf of participants and uphold standards is paramount to sustainability. Because at China Internship Placements, we access our program risks regularly and take steps to avoid them happening, we are confident about our system and do not shirk our responsibilities. We remain responsible for the health and safety of our participants and maintain monitoring, checkups and close marking of all programs including our Affordable Gap Year in China Program.
  5. Friendship and Loyalty. These two terms go hand in hand and never conflicts that’s why China Internship Placements never misses the opportunity to honor loyalty as a means to creating a lasting relationship with our participants. We deem it a great opportunity to serve as many future leaders as possible which connect us to the future. We value the trust our participants have, and we show appreciation by delivering Top Quality Gap Year Programs in China.
  6. Parental Access and Communication. Parents and Guardians are given 100% say in the final program outline. CIP Gap Year Programs allow parents and Guardians to scrutinize our program contents and we are available to discuss extensively before final arrangements are made. We have therefore dedicated information For Parents page to disclose how we collaborate to balance expectations.
  7. Career Advisors from participants institutions also have the right to interact with us before the final components of our International Gap Year are finalized.

We motivate participants to challenge themselves to acquire valuable skills and also get immersed into a new language and culture.

CIP’s Chinese Language Partner Program is a unique feature of our Study and Internship programs, professionally crafted to speed and consolidate listening, speaking and writing skills of our participants.  It is so unique that our competitors do not have it.  Participants get paired with Chinese University graduates trained in teaching Chinese as a second International language for one-on-one Mandarin language lessons.  Tutorials are held at the convenience of our language tutors with more hours available upon request.  These segments provide participants with additional Chinese language practice in Mandarin.

CIP organizes Business Lectures for our participants, featuring researchers from Academia, Expats & Entrepreneurs, as well as Representatives of the Chinese Business community.  Within this, CIP aims to provide an in-depth insight into critical issues and shed light on opportunities available for young graduates as the Chinese economy develops.  Topics like the Chinese Development Model, Cross-Cultural and Exchange management, Trade relations policies of China, Historical development of China, Development of the eChinese Financial system and the future, Chinese Stock Exchanges and Characteristics will be discussed.

Fees and Locations

Fees:

CIP’s Custom Gap Year Program Comes with comprehensive program packages. Our Affordable Gap Year Programs in China presents a golden opportunity to combine components such as Internships, Volunteer, Chinese Language Study, teaching and tour programs. Because we are keen at making sure students get Return on Investment, we included as many components as possible. With flexibility built in, Participants are allowed to choose combinations that meet their expectations. Our Affordable Gap Year Programs in China are reasonably priced, visit our Gap Year Price Page for more

Our participants will take part in excursion over selected weekends during the summer program.  There exists a couple of CIP itinerary options, participants simply choose their best fit.  Each of these programs have separate destinations and themes.  During these cultural trips participants can experience a more personal interaction with others from different time zones of the world.  Our cities and locations harbor massive historical sites such as: The Temple of Heaven, Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden City (all in Beijing).  In shanghai, there is a combination of history and modernity, with places such as The Bund & Huangpu River, Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Longhua Park, World financial Center, and much more. There exists a solid depository of Temples, Parks, Mausoleums in other cities like Nanjing and Shenzhen.  Check our Tour China Guide Page for deeper insights.  Activities also included are:  Mountain hiking, Bungee jumping, Volunteering (activities at orphanages and interaction with children experiencing disabilities), Chinese cooking lessons, Kungfu classes, Tai chi and Yoga classes.  These activities are outlined on our Cultural Activities page.

Accommodation

All accommodations adhere to our standards and regulations guaranteeing safety, security and peace of mind. There is not fear to be entertained as we remain responsible for changing accommodations in case our participants do not like them. Pictures and addresses of accommodations are sent to participants for approval before the final contract is signed. We get host Families to sign our Statement of Liability as well as Accommodation Privacy Assurance before apartments are booked. Injury and other.

Homestays

Grab this opportunity to live with native Chinese families under the same roof. Get culturally immersed into the Chinese culture as well as get networked with Chinese families that are eager to invite you for a visit to China whenever you deem fit. These Families are well-to-do Chinese Host Families that have met our rigorous accommodation standards and have hosted successfully our participants in the past. They maintain a clean and safe environment for human inhabitance. As Chinese family members communicate in Chinese language, it is an opportunity to accelerate Chinese speaking skills over a shorter duration. CIP recommends this option for participants that would like to live in a Chinese language setting and are willing to speed up their speaking and listening skills. They lead the immersion process while CIP also arranges activities to top up the process. It is a complete system to make it a summer to remember. Read more on our accommodation page.

Shared apartments

Shared apartments are also very fine opportunity to get along with Chinese and get immersed into the local culture. It is a two bedroom facility which our participants share with other young Chinese. Both residents share all facilities, but privacy is guaranteed in the strictest sense. This is in a bid to keep our participants still connected to native Chinese. There have been countless occasions when this friendship results to business. In case participants arrive and do not like the apartments, we make changes for them. This accommodation arrangements are located about 30 to 40 minutes from work and are assessable to bus stations and the subway.

Private apartment

This is arranged for participants who do not really care about budget and would like to spend few more dollars to secure very posh apartments in the city. We provide this to satisfy our participants. These apartments are a bit expensive than other options. These are located at premium parts of the city and closer to places of study.
Also, note that there are Hotel Accommodations in our Summer Programs available through our partner hotels which our participants can occupy depending on their budget size. From 3 star to 5-star hotels are available for booking. We also provide accommodation into Youth Hostels.

Our Safety and Support Commitment

First and foremost, China Internship Placements is committed to the safety of all participants right from application till the end of the program in China and beyond. We keep to our support pledge with the intention of making sure that all stakeholders are given the needed guidance to realize the best out of the program. This commitment has been scribbled and inscribed into standards that guide all facets of our operations. We make sure that no individual incurs physical, mental, psychological injury or stress in the process of taking part of in our China Programs. Our services are induced to guarantee satisfaction. All our products are therefore safe for participants including our Top Quality Gap Year Program.
Our approach to safety is as follows . First, CIP does regular through auditing of all safety processes incorporated in all programs. Also, we make available all information to help participants make good decisions of whether to participate or not. This information are released during the first contact with the client and also updated to our Health and Safety Standards page. We also conduct pre departure briefing segments. CIP conduct through orientation for participants within 24 hours of arrival to reduce possible risks. Our Gap Year Staff are kept on the field most of the times to make sure participants are safe and follow our safety plans. They keep a close eye on them and report to our Programs Manager who holds executive position ate BOD of directors’ level. They also keep 24/7 contact with all participants to provide emergency support.

Insurance

We are the only company providing Insurance for free at no extra cost for Internship, Study, Travel participants. We do this as a commitment to making sure we prove our adherence to safety measures and standards. This insurance is meant to give additional cover to emergency sickness and incapacitation that may temporarily reduce a participant’s ability to be in good shape to receive the services paid for. It is very efficient and reliable. For more information about our insurance program for Internship and Study Abroad Programs, visit Insurance page.

Pre-Departure Orientations

China Internship Program organizes pre-departure orientations online before arrival.  During this segment, participants are briefed properly about the essential highlights of the program, also including weather conditions here and any red flags one should be prepared for before arriving in China.  The online meeting also allows for participants to connect with one another, to make friends before arrival.  The Webmaster will also create a forum thread on our ever active China Internship Placements Forum- where more interactions can take place.

China Internship Placement organizes trips to selected huge multi-national organizations for participants to familiarize themselves with operations of such companies.  During these trips, participants are exposed to some workplace ethics and procedures.  Here participants could be chosen to experience internships in the future.  We do this so that participants have the opportunity to network during our Corporate Insight tours.  Trips are planned with Fortune 500 companies such as KPMG, Deloitte, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, BMW, Daimler, and many more.

Learn Intensive Chinese Lessons this Summer

There exists another Program option called Summer Accelerated Chinese Language Study organized in partnership with our partner language Institutions located in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Nanjing. It is designed to be, flexible and combines Group Intensive Chinese Lessons with One on One or private Studies. It is flexible and could be tailored to personal schedules and there are makeup classes as well. Throughout the summer, the course combines intensive Mandarin (Chinese Language) language lessons, weekly cultural trips and tour program, a homestay accommodation option, and volunteering, corporate courtesy calls. It is not just an opportunity to intensively study the Chinese language with natives to acquire the original accent but also to discover China and its century of history. It is an opportunity to spice your summer with a tight combination of language program contents.Whichever option is selected, the components are intact and does not vary.We combine the fun and the studies that’s why it intensive. The program runs in china’s most exciting culturally aware cities Beijing, shanghai, Shenzhen, and Nanjing. Visit our Chinese study location pages for the in-depth insight into each of these cities.

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Our Summer Program in China offers intellectual discovery, cross-cultural awareness, and personal growth. By joining one of our Summer Programs, you’ll together with other participants from all over the world gain a complete awareness about Chinese Business Environment and Economy, confidence, and skills to help prepare you for life.

China Internship Placements has for the past 8 years been organizing Safe and captivating Summer Programs in all cities China with 93% positive reviews and satisfaction. Just as our philosophy indicates, we review our programs each year to reflect changing situations for Summer Programs and incorporating new Standards. It is our passion and we do it best.Our Summer Programs incorporate a complete blend of ignited Experience, excitement and above all transformation. No wonder we are the only Internship and Study Abroad Professionals with huge research department. We release at least 3 reports from our field every year. We ensure our participants and remain responsible for their safety.

Summer Programs in China

While we provide mainstream programs running any time of the year, we also hold summer and winter programs to serve participants who are busy with their academic work during the year. Our International Summer Programs in china are meant for Young graduates, undergraduates and all and sundry who would like to make meaningful use of the summer with travel opportunities.

Our programs are held in China’s magnificent cities with future opportunities for Young Graduates and High School Students. These cities present golden opportunities whichever is finally selected as the destination, the value is the same CIP will make sure participants’ expectations are met. Our summer Programs in Shanghai is ideal and content rich. Shanghai is a commercial giant, financial and cultural hub, and home to the largest container port on Earth. Taking your Internships and study programs will bring the world to your doorstep.

Beijing is no exception it is a living testimony to a coexistence of modern and historical part of China. It comes with full swag as its culture and accent is considered the native of Mandarin. Other interesting cities like Shenzhen which is very close to Hong Kong with at least 2 international companies formed each day that is what we call economic speed. Nanjing also like Beijing has serious developments and historical antecedents worth knowing about.

UNIVERSITY-LEVEL CHINESE

Learn the language with accredited courses designed to fit. Don’t get left behind: full immersion study for best results!

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MENTORING & COACHING

Our Internship in China allocates you a seasoned career coach whose responsibility is to help brand your skills, refine them and equip you with techniques that 95% of your peers are yet to discover. Join our Guaranteed Internship handled by professional staff.

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TRANSFORMATIVE & CUSTOMIZED

Our Internship in China allocates you a seasoned career coach whose responsibility is to help brand your skills, refine them and equip you with techniques that 95% of your peers are yet to discover. Join our Guaranteed Internship handled by professional staff.

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SAFE & IMMERSIVE

All 20 of our Program Modules including Summer Internship Programs are designed to be safe, immersive and supportive. This reflects in our ability to gain trust and endorsement in the career industry.

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CHOICE OF LOCATIONS

China Internship Placements offers Paid Internships Program in China as well as Intensive Chinese Language programs in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Nanjing.

HOUSING

Regardless of program, all accommodations adhere to our standards and regulations guaranteeing safety, security and peace of mind. Let CIP handle arranging your accommodation before you arrive, ensuring on arrival your new place is ready for you to make it home.

Choose an accommodation option that suits you. Three main options are available, with special requests handled on a case-by-case basis. For more on CIP accommodations and for more photos, visit our Accommodation Page.

LOCAL HOMESTAYS

Live with local resident Chinese families under the same roof. Get culturally immersed into the Chinese culture, while networking with Chinese families that are eager to welcome you to China.

SHARED APARTMENTS

Shared apartments are a great opportunity to get get immersed into the local culture. Share accommodation with a young Chinese counterpart, while having a level of privacy.

PRIVATE APARTMENTS

Want complete privacy? Need more space? Everything from retrofitted studio apartments to spacious apartments are available – according to your budget and needs.

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