USEH-CHINA Internship Program
Fields of Internship & Duration
The program is offered for the fields of Tourism & Hotel Management/Culinary/Office Administration/Finance/HR/Marketing/Sales/IT/ Engineering/TV-Media/Art/Sports Management/Journalism/Architecture/Interior Design/Communications/PR/Land Scape Design. The program duration options are 3-6-12 months. However the visa can be extended for additional 6-12 months depending on the contract and/or success during the internship period.
Hourly Wage / Monthly Income
The allowance differs depending on the sector, company, position, and weekly hours worked. It will be between $300-$1000 on monthly basis. The details will be provided to each applicant before they take the company interview with potential employer(s)
Participants are offered variety of options for accommodation; apartment rental / homestay or hostels. Some employers (hospitality field) offer accommodation on site. The accommodation arrangement is made once the placement is completed. The accommodation cost is at the participants expense and not included in the program fee.
Orientation & Welcome Package
Once you arrive to China you will be provided orientation session where you will be provided information regarding the environment, living conditions, cultural differences/similarities, general work environment, and visa extension procedures. Participants who select the Full Package Internship program are provided a welcome Package including a Bag + Pre-Paid SIM Card + Pre-Paid Transportation Card + Map + City Guide
The participant will submit his/her visa application to the nearest Chinese Consulate/ Embassy in his/her home country once USEH submits the visa application documents to the applicant. The visa will be granted for 6 months but may be extended after arrival.
International : USEH plans the travel dates, and assists the candidate in purchasing economic tickets if needed.
Local : China has well established public transportation. Participants will benefit from the easy transportation options within China.
At Arrival/ Airport Pickup : Participants who select the Full Package Internship program are also provided Airport Pickup at the time of arrival
Participants who select the Full Package Internship program are offered some cultural activities arranged by USEH’s local partner office in China; most of these activities are free of charge, other may require a fee for either ticketing or transportation. All additional activity costs, when required, will be at the expense of the participant. Please be aware that participation in any cultural activities arranged is completely optional, though we do encourage all new interns to get involved.
Program Start Dates
Year-round applications are possible. The official application must be completed at least 10 weeks in advance of the desired starting date.
College students/ graduates are welcome to apply
High School graduates with min 2 years of industry experience are welcome
minimum four months of prior training or experience in your relevant field
The candidates must be between 18-45 years old
A minimum of upper-intermediate English level is required. The level of the candidate’s English will be determined by USEH consultants during the interviews
Upon deciding to apply for the program, the applicant should present resume to USEH and/or fill out the online application form at www.useh.org
If the applicant is found eligible for our programs, s/he is invited for an interview with USEH Consultants
Applicants who pass the interview and evaluation are then invited to complete an official application
To complete the official application, the applicant must submit the required documents including the application fee, which is nonrefundable
The placement process will begin for the official applicant and will take 6-10 weeks under normal conditions
Once the participant is secured a position, the offer letter including the conditions such as hours per week, stipend, training plan, housing, etc. will be provided to the participant for review and signature
In addition to the placement agreement (between the intern and the host company), the intern will be required to sign an agreement with USEH. This agreement will outline the responsibilities and duties of parties, the intern & USEH. USEH will not take further responsibility for any intern who violates the agreement conditions during the program.