THE CAPITAL CITY OF CHINA
Beijing, the capital of China literally translates to the “North City” in English, signifying its strategic importance in China. Beijing has a long, rich history dating back from the early imperial times more than 3000 years ago to today’s modern Chinese cultural center and a destination of many Chinese courses Beijing. Formerly referred to as Peking, in recent times however, Beijing has transformed into an energetic, fast-paced city with opportunities arising from every corner. With recent estimates quoting Beijing’s population at 21,150,000, it is the second largest, most populous city only after Shanghai. When you learn Chinese in Beijing, there is plenty to be seen, heard and experienced here, particularly with the language and culture. As such, Go Abroad China offers a diversity of programs involving Chinese language study (Mandarin Beijing offers), internships, volunteering etc to fulfill the needs of any desiring individual.
Go Abroad China Services in Beijing
China Internship Program
GAC provides participants with invaluable and exciting experience through a China internship program. Choose from the most exciting and important 14 industry sectors operating in China with Go Abroad China, develop professional skills in your preferred industry.
Chinese School in Beijing
Go Abroad China’s unique learn Chinese in China Program is facilitated in partnership with some of China’s top universities, with the support of professional language teachers in Beijing, Shanghai language programs (with Jiaotong and Fudan University) and Nanjing.
Beijing HSK Test Center
The HSK, known as “Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi” in Chinese is the standard Chinese Language Proficiency Test for non-native Chinese speakers, such as foreigners and overseas Chinese. The main objective of the HSK is to evaluate the level of standard Mandarin that one has learned. The modern HSK test begins at level 1 all the way till level 6.
Intensive Chinese Course
Spent several years study Chinese but progress very little, found it very difficult to learn without a real Chinese environment, why not come to China to learn the real Chinese language.
Although our programs branch out to other cities, but the China study abroad ones take place at Beijing’s most influential and renowned universities such as Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU), Peking University and Tsinghua University. Studying and immersing yourself in Chinese culture specifically in China’s capital – its cultural melting point - is a highly valuable experience. At GAC, if you are interested in studying Mandarin language, we offer University programs, high school programs and one-on-one tutoring. While you study, we can also arrange for you to stay with a Chinese host family for maximum culture exposure and accelerated Chinese language learning. You will quite fittingly live the language Beijing. For a less formal way, out on the streets you can slowly learn some Beijing Mandarin - special words and phrases commonly used by Beijingers only.
For those looking for professional career options, you can take part in our internship program in China; Beijing is one of our popular destinations for internship opportunities in China. We match you with regard to your skills, education background and interests with a company that will allow you to learn and grow through an internship working experience for some months. Usually, you will have the opportunity to work in a modern company, with bilingual staff so you can get the most out of your time here.
Our volunteer program allows you to make a difference in someone else’s life. During the course of the volunteer undertaking, we place you in a rural area in China. You might be working with special needs children, orphans or even migrant workers’ children. In this program, you can still further your Chinese learning; improve your cultural understanding, all the while doing good for somebody in need.
Go Abroad China’s different programs run from a couple of weeks to a full year. Whether you plan to come and study or take place in an internship, we can arrange anything for you right here in Beijing, the heart of China. This city is the first stop for our summer internships in China every year.