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Shanghai Internship Program

Cultural immersion & community in Shanghai

The Shanghai Experience

advantages of an internship abroad

One of the most incredible benefits of interning abroad is being immersed in a diverse and inspiring community. The Intern Group’s international community is made up of the world’s most passionate and talented students and professionals, who come from over 150 countries around the globe. In a city as international as Shanghai, interns will truly be immersed in a global setting and will have the chance to make both local and international connections. In addition to creating valuable professional contacts, interns make lifelong friends and mentors.


Cultural events

Our full-time local team in Shanghai knows the city inside out and will show you the best of it. The Shanghai internship program includes the following events:

see sights of Welcome meal

Welcome meal

see sights of Tongli tour

Tongli tour

see sights of Cooking class

Cooking class

see sights of Shanghai Tower tour

Shanghai Tower tour

24/7 support

Great support from our full-time local team with local expertise, from start to finish. Our full-time team in Shanghai are all experts on the city and are incredibly proud of it– they want to show you why. They will organize your airport pick-up when you arrive in Shanghai as well as your airport drop-off at the end of your internship. They are also available throughout your Shanghai internship should you need anything at all, from restaurant recommendations to internship advice.



We also partner with Talkspace to provide all our participants with fully anonymous access to a licensed online therapist for up to 3 months. This ensures you’ll always have someone to talk to when adjusting to life in Shanghai.

Language classes

We partner with a leading Chinese language institution in Shanghai which has decades of experience offering practical and customized Chinese language programs, workshops and cultural exchange activities for foreigners. 


  1. Part-time group lessons

    • Practical and essential Chinese, surrounded by real-life Chinese curriculum
    • 2 classes per week
    • 90 minutes per class, from 19:00-20:30
    • Class size: max. 10 students with 1 tutor