If you really want Value for your trip to China,  you will be better off enrolling in Beijing Language and Culture University Chinese Language Program through CIP. Here is a quick reason why; CIP has placed over 459 Students into this University augmenting their experience. We understand you want better experience which is not built into university programs. We help you combine your study with Internships, volunteering, Trips and travels, 24/7 support and personal safety which universities do not provide but are vital to your experience. CIP admission officers will take over your application process, adhere to deadlines, book apartment, pick you from the airport and communicate efficiently with you. We care about your safety and you will get $100k insurance package and private doctor with an international Hospital

Learn Chinese Language at BLCU

Beijing Language and Culture University Chiese Language Program is most preferred for its flexibility and affordability. Beijing Language and cultural University provides University Mandarin studies for participants in CIP’s University Chinese language study program in China. It is a whole new experience full of massive exposure. From the combination of properly structured Chinese language lessons to tour China program which offers trips to Dalia, Inner Mongolia and the rural sites in China. Whether looking to do a year, semester, summer or winter in Beijing, Our BLCU University mandarin program in Beijing is ideal for you. Join our BLCU Chinese language study program in China and unite with students from all over the world and from your country. Our Beijing language and cultural University Chinese program is a platform for young graduates to meet interact and share ideas about the future. It is also meant to enhance and foster tolerance and responsible global citizenry. Join the best and most popular Study Abroad Program in Beijing and get admitted into our BLCU mandarin Program. The Beijing language and culture university summer program is also opened to all nationalities.

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BLCU Programs

Experience Studying Chinese Language at Beijing Language and Cultural University (BLCU) There are plenty of varieties to Choose. Select from Semester, Year Study Abroad, Summer, Winter and including short-term programs from 4-12 weeks. These Language Programs run at various levels from Basic, Elementary, Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, and  Advanced levels

Year Abroad at BLCU

Semester Abroad

Intensive Chinese

Summer Courses

Winter Programs

Program Highlight

Using CIP’s platform for your Chinese language study in China, grants you extra support than you will ever get else where. You will gain access to complete 24/7 support, and we will design it to your expectation.

Our programs are unique with personalized contents. You will get more on the CIP platform
Free Internship arrangements. Internship could be added at no extra cost
You will be paired with a language partner in order to accelerate your speaking skills
Participants are given the opportunity to exploit identified opportunities with our given network base
Professionally developed combining classroom lessons and cultural trips and immersion
Very flexible with add-on options like Internships, Volunteering, Travel, and Teaching
Intensify the course with additional study hours to accelerate proficiency

Life Style - Explore Beijing Like a Local

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

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.

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.

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

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

Beijing Language and Culture University Summer Program and Immersion Activities

Mandarin Program Components

Components of our Chinese language and Immersion programs are rich and exhaustive, to give our participants the best exposure, inducing a complete understanding of Chinese Culture (Including Language) and its diverse people. We make thorough research and expert consultations to vary them with, for the purpose of Participant satisfaction. 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
Business Seminars & Networking Events
All Leaning Materials including books & Library Registeration
Accommodation, Visa & Insurance
Cultural Immersion, Weekend and Social Activities
All Comprehensive Components or Our Language Programs
  • 200 characters will be enough to survive at a basic level on a day to day basis – introduce yourself, give directions to a taxi driver, order basic food and drink
  • 800 characters will allow you to hold basic conversations in Chinese, talk about the weather, your likes and dislikes, perform day to day tasks such as doing your shopping and almost effortlessly getting around town
  •  1500 characters will allow you to be able to read a newspaper without fully understanding all the characters, but allowing you to get a good grip on the context of the articles
  • 2500 – 3500 characters puts you at roughly the same level as a local Chinese high-school graduate. You will be able to fully read and understand newspapers and television programs, and be able to hold detailed conversation on a variety of topics
  • 4500 – 5500 characters puts you at roughly the same level as a local Chinese University graduate. At this level you could be expected to operate fluently within any situation, both professional and private, translate high-level documents and engage in conversations at all levels and for all intents and purposes operate as a well-educated “local”
  •  20,000 – 30,000 characters puts you within a very small group of linguistic academic experts who command a very rare knowledge of all obscure vocabulary and subtleties contained within the Mandarin Chinese language. Not many people, foreign or local, ever reach this level – but there’s no harm in trying

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.


China Internship Program organizes pre-departure orientations online before arrival.  During this segment, participants are briefed properly about the essential highlights of the program, weather conditions, as well as being disclosed with as many red flags as we deem helpful for them to watch out for before arriving in China.  The online meeting allows that participants to connect with each other in order to make friends before their arrival.  We encourage, that participants share their expectations with one other!  The Webmaster will also create a forum thread on our ever-active China Internship Placements Forum, where more interactions take place.  We also prepare students psychologically to face the realities of a different culture, and also make available some ‘survival’ Chinese language lessons.


Other Services

We provide very supportive packages for our participants starting from application through to arrangements, departure and arrival, and to the end of the Chinese Language Study Program in China.  These services include visa support & documentations, 24/7 hour staff contact and emergency response, and a range of other essential services.  Because the courses can be demanding, we make sure to include as many components as possible to aid comfort and peace of mind, and to help our participants be able to concentrate on their Studies while we sort out every arrangement.  For more information, please click on our Program Content page for more details.

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


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

Guided Trips, Networking Events, and Full Immersion

We arrange varying Professional Business and Networking Events for our students to participate in.  These events are organized by our partner Big International Event Management Firms, who bring together Expats, Diplomats, Successful Foreign Entrepreneurs in China and The Chinese Business Community.  This presents a golden opportunity for our participants to socialize and meet industry experts.  Participants could also meet Business Incubator Organizers that guide startup plans till they see reality.  China Internship Placements also organizes a couple of activities such as fun and cultural activities where participants learn intricate Chinese cultural practices, such as: Kungfu classes, Yoga, KTV, Calligraphy Practice, Painting, Tai Chi, Martial Arts, and Chinese Cuisine Lessons.  Navigate to our Cultural Activities page for full details.

Guided trips and excursions are used to brief participants about the Chinese History and the trajectory of Chinese development.  This presents history in perspective.  Some of these trips are organized to the Forbidden City, The Great Wall, Summer Palace etc.  At China Internship placements, there exist numerous opportunities to study the Chinese language in China, combined with out-of-class activities to make lessons come alive for participants.  Have a brief look at our Business Seminars page and Cultural Activities page for details.


All accommodations adhere to our standards and regulations, guaranteeing safety, security, and peace of mind.  There is no fear to be entertained as we remain responsible for changing accommodations in case our participants are not satisfied.  Pictures and addresses of accommodations are sent to participants for approval before a final contract is signed.  We get host Families to sign our Statement of Liability as well as Accommodation Privacy Assurance, before apartments are booked.


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 awesome Chinese families, many of whom 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 the 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 through FULL ‘accommodation immersion’.  The Host Families 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 a very fine opportunity to get along with the 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 in a great business relationship as well.  In case participants arrive and do not like the apartments, we are able to make changes for them.  These 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 worry too much 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 more expensive than other options.  These are located at premium parts of the city and closer to one’s location 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 can provide accommodations in Youth Hostels.

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.

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.


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.

Welcome Package

From the background of previous experience, 90% of our participants have never been to China and their first few days could be challenging.  We promise to stay around, helping get over the jet lag!  It is a whole family and other participants also help new arrivals in getting along with the new environment.  We have also included several materials in the welcome package to help the situation.  Events such as airport pickup and drop off, banquets dinner with CIP family, local mobile phone and sim card, transport card, vivid orientation, city map and Chinese survival lessons.  Our Arrival Package page gives full details

The BLCU language program places our participants into Beijing language and cultural university.
BLCU is normally referred as “The Mini-United Nations” because it houses numerous international students from different continents and countries. It is a vibrant atmosphere with an exciting experience. BLCU specializes in providing professional courses in various fields, such as foreign languages, Chinese language study in China, information science, and finance. BLCU made the explicit aim and plan to build a first-class language university and to promote the development of four great academic fields.
BLCU deliberately and with much effort helps foster the growth of academic faculty and supplies language courses designed for our Study Abroad China participants and International students.

Dates – Standard Programs

Course Duration Application Deadline Program Start Date Program End Date
Spring 4 Weeks 22nd Jan 2018 28th Feb 2018 27th Mar 2018
1-Semester(For Chinese who born abroad)* 22nd Jan 2018 28th Feb 2018 26th Jun 2018
1-Semester(Business Chinese)* 22nd Jan 2018 28th Feb 2018 26th Jun 2018
1-Semester 22nd Jan 2018 28th Feb 2018 26th Jun 2018
1-Year 12th Jan 2018 5th Mar 2018 TBA Jan 2019
Summer 4 Weeks 25th May 2018 28th Jun 2018 25th Jul 2018
4 Weeks 15th Jun 2018 26st Jul 2018 22nd Aug 2018
4 Weeks 29st Jun 2018 2nd Aug 2018 29th Aug 2018
5 Weeks 8th Jun 2018 19th Jul 2018 22nd Aug 2018
6 Weeks 1st Jun 2018 12th Jul 2018 22nd Aug 2018
8 Weeks 25th May 2018 28th Jun 2018 22nd Aug 2018
Fall 5 Weeks 18th Nov 2016 21st Dec 2016 24th Jan 2017
12 Weeks 9th March 2018 11th Apr 2018 26th Jun 2018
4 Weeks 23rd Nov 2018 27th Dec 2018 23rd Jan 2019
12 Weeks            3rd Aug 2018 13th Sep 2018 5th Dec 2018
1-Semester(Business Chinese)*            3rd Aug 2018 13th Sep 2018 11th Jan 2019
1-Semester(For Chinese born abroad)*            3rd Aug 2018 13th Sep 2018 11th Jan 2019
1-Semester            3rd Aug 2018 13th Sep 2018 11th Jan 2019
1-Year            27th Jul 2018 10th Sep 2018 TBA Jul 2019

Dates – Intensive Programs

Course Duration Application Deadline Program Start Date Program End Date
Spring 12 Weeks 24th Feb 2018 30th Mar 2018 21st Jun 2018
1-Semester 13th Jan 2018 23rd Feb 2018 23rd Jun 2018
Summer 4 Weeks Jun 2018 3rd Aug 2018 30th Aug 2018
12 Weeks Aug 2018 14th Sep 2018 10th Jan 2019
1-Semester Fall Aug 2018 14th Sep 2018 10th Jan 2019

Dates – Summer Program

Course Duration Application Deadline Program Start Date Program End Date
Summer 2 weeks 29th May 2018 25th Jun 2018 8th Jul 2018
2 weeks 19th Jun 2018 16th Jul 2018 29th Jul 2018
3 weeks 19th Jun 2018 16th Jul 2018 12th Aug 2018
4 weeks 3rd Jul 2018 30th Jul 2018 19th Aug 2018


Program Length Standard Intensive
4 weeks $3780 $4380
5 weeks $4480 $4980
6 weeks $5150 $5750
8 weeks $5800 $6750
12 weeks $6980 $7980
1 Semester $8990 $1099
1 Year $15980 $19580

These prices are estimated as universities reserve the right to make Changes at any time. These prices may be few hundreds higher or lower. Apply now to speak with our Program Consultants

CIP is Unique

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.

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.

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.

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.

Experience Beijing as a Local Study at BLCU

Spend a Semester, A year, studying Chinese Language in Beijing Language and Cultural University. 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


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


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


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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