Generation UK, China Scholarships and Internship Presentation

Generation UK is a British Council campaign that aims to see at least 15,000 UK students participate in study or internship programmes in China by 2016. Do you know anyone who'd be interested?


On Thursday 31 October, Generation UK will be at Leeds to talk about student opportunities in China. The presentation will include details about the academic scholarships and funded internships available through the campaign. Generation UK opportunities are open to UK citizens (British and Irish passport holders) studying full-time courses at UK institutions.

There are no language pre-requisites for the academic scholarships and funded internships.

Venue: Roger Stevens LT 20 (7M.20) Please sign up on the website to reserve your place.

The Generation UK internship programme offers two-month internships for UK students to gain work experience in mainland China. Internships are offered six cities in a wide range of industries.

Applications are now open. For more details, please visit the website.

Generation UK – Experience China Fair London: Monday 04 November, 14:00 – 17:00

The Experience China Fair will host a wide range of opportunities for UK students to gain experience in China. During the Fair, talks will be given about the Generation UK’s academic scholarships and internship programme, as well as talks on studying in China and skills for international employability. 

Alongside the talks, there will also be a mini-exhibition, including:

14 Chinese universities

British Council – Generation UK

China Service Center for Scholarly Exchange 

Chopsticks Club 

Study China Programme

Confucius Institute

Internship providers (CRCC Asia and Intern China)

The Experience China Fair is open to all UK university students. More information and details about how to attend can be found on the website.

For more information about Generation UK, please visit the website or email the British Council. 

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