Don’t Come to China to Just learn Chinese Language; there is so much more you can achieve!. You are probably considering to learn Chinese in China for various reasons but your experience and exposure is essential to creating a lasting impression and impacts the success of your study. That’s why CIP has added an extra layer of exposure to our program. As a participant, you will experience deep cultural immersion with trips, fulfilling Volunteering opportunities, social activities, Business networking and gain Work experience in China to feel culture in perspective. Combine these value-added services to augment your experience in China. We motivate you to stay true to your mission. Speak with Our Program Consultants to help you plan it all, and we guarantee you WILL LOVE IT

Why Learn Chinese in China - From Our Alumni

Watch the participant review, Learn mandarin under our intensive chinese language program arrangements. We combine classroom lessons, language partner and cultural trips to help you grab the language within the shortest possible time.

Study Chinese in Beijing and Shanghai

Learn Chinese in China Program is designed to ensure you start speaking Mandarin within weeks. Are you considering learning intensive Chinese language? Are you considering joining an intensive Chinese Language Program alone, in a group or with your family? Do you want to combine language study with internships?  Are you looking to upgrade your Chinese with the Best Course?  But are you looking at doing all that with very flexible, yet rather intensive arrangements?  If the answers are, yes, then this is the right program for you!  CIP’s Intensive learn Chinese in China Program is designed with the help of our language experts. We combine the best teaching methods to make Chinese language learning easy for you.  How be it, the flavor, experience, and the pace is so professional and easy.  It varies from private tutoring and one-on-one to small group environment.  Just as these programs feel different, they could be combined to make a perfect combination!

Chinese Language Courses in Beijing and Shanghai

Learn Chinese Language in Beijing and Shanghai. There are plenty of varieties to Choose. Select from Semester, Year Study Abroad, Summer, Winter and including short-term programs from 2-52 weeks. These Language Programs run at various levels 

Basic Level



Upper Level


The Best Place to Study Chinese in China: Customize Your Mandarin Immersion Experience

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Types of Chinese Language Programs

We have over 20 International Internships Abroad and Study Abroad Programs Hosted in Beijing. We host several International students each year and we have several combinations to offer. Looking for a customized program? Inquire with our program consultants. With affiliation to 500 multinational organizations, 2000 medium sized companies and over 1000 startups, CIP is able to place interns into any sector at all.

Small Group Lessons

Small Group Lessons

Learn Chinese in China: Small Group Programs

Imagine learning Chinese in China while exploring the local culture and environment with participants drawn from all over the world!  Now, partner that with the best Specialized Chinese Language schools and Institutions licensed by the Chinese government to teach foreigners, and you will have one awesome recipe for bilingual success!  Our group Chinese language Courses and Study Abroad lessons ensure participants Study the Chinese Language at an accelerated level while encountering Chinese culture immersion every day. Learning Chinese in China, you will combine classroom lessons with street conversations as well as trips. Explore China like a local.

Lessons place participants in engaging Chinese language Courses with professional language tutors while daily encounters pose real-life situations to develop Chinese Language Speaking skills and confidence.

Intensive Chinese Language Studies

Our Chinese Language courses are designed and structured with a modern approach. The curriculum structure was developed by language experts and university tutors.  Participants looking to learn Chinese in China are either individuals, families, interns or Chinese language participants who are taking Chinese lesson as a major course, either for the first time or as an upgrade.  There exist classes for all levels:  Basic, Elementary, Intermediate, Upper Intermediate and Advanced.  Participants who also would like to take Chinese HSK, we have specially arranged classes which speed mastery so they could pass with distinction.  These programs are also organized for groups who would like to come to China with a personalized itinerary with Cultural trips and much more.

It involves 20 hours of standard study and 30 hours of intensive study, arranged in a very conducive atmosphere, and with state of the art/well-equipped classrooms. We have a dedicated staff in charge of arranging group classes.



  • The Learn Chinese in China program is the choice of individuals, families, and Universities
  • The Chinese Language Lessons are arranged in small groups and are made to be very interactive, ensuring learning is fun yet effective!
  • Study Mandarin in China with Low participant to language instructor ratios
  • Learning Chinese Mandrin on our program, We remain committed to ensuring you speak Chinese within the shortest possible time.
  • Few weeks of commitment and serious study is enough for mastery in the ability to start and complete conversations successfully
  • Participants are assessed rigorously to ascertain their Chinese level and are placed into an appropriate class.
  • China Internship Placements provide all learning materials required

Private Classes 1-0n-1

Learn Chinese in China: One-On-One (Private Tutoring)

Studying Chinese Language should not be rudimentary and strict, but varied and with a plethora of teaching methods to make the study come alive for participants.  Learning Mandarin in China is not difficult at all rather, the teaching methods could make it easy. Our Chinese Language Courses in Beijing and Shanghai are up-to-date  Language learning is evolving, and what helps guaranty quality.

China Internship Placements’ Private Chinese language Study Program is designed and customized to the participant’s requirements and needs duly considered.  Its main advantage is the flexibility aspect which allows participants to study the Chinese Language as they desire.  It is usually preferred by busy Business Executives, Interns, and Individuals who have very erratic schedules, and provides that classes could be rescheduled if needed.

It is taught by tutors from reputable Chinese Universities experienced with more than 5 years of teaching Chinese language as a second International Language.  They are Chinese natives properly trained in the field.

Proper assessment is made for starting participants off at a level corresponding with their current fluency in Chinese. Teaching materials are provided by China Internship Placements at no extra cost.  On the first day of class, the expectations of the participant are exploited by the Tutors and class scheduled to fit these requirements.  The expectation of our participants is the prime standard, as well as other established professional processes of language study. After all, value for the money to our Participants is what we strive for!

Classes could be arranged at the convenience of participants either in their private accommodation, in our professional classrooms, or through the use of other venues as agreed between the tutor and the participant.  Our role is to make sure that whatever venue is selected, quality is not compromised.


  • One on One Private Chinese Language learning arrangements.
  • Classes are available for all manner of participants from Basic beginners to advanced and proficient participants. Remember we know that not all participants are created equally.
  • Professionally customized Chinese Study curriculum structure.
  • Flexible lesson periods.
  • Free Business and Arts Electives
  • Language partners introduced different from the instructors to boost practice and exposure
  • This program includes Travels, excursions, and trips to fascinating tourist sites.
  • Different Accommodation options with immersion options
  • Blending with other free programs like teaching (extra money making and cost recouping options), Volunteering, Travel etc


Intensive Mandarin Lessons

Intensive Chinese Language Programs

Put your language skills in perspective

The Intensive Chinese language is a combination of Group (4 hours per day) and Private lessons (2 hours per day)  by taking private and group lessons of 6 hours. No matter the combination, applicants should take 6 hours of lessons per day. Our programs are effectively combined with a couple of language study options which have been proven to work over the years.  Our participants are allocated Language Study partners that facilitate practice.  Our accommodation options also give participants opportunity to practice the Chinese language in a real and practical situation at home and/or on the job during internships.

  • China Internship Placement keeps innovating, researching and identifying the best ways of learning Chinese language.  Chinese Mandarin Study just like any language should never occurs in the vacuum. Language must be learned in perspective.
  •  Among other hands-on, language learning activities, our participants are taken to places with real-life situations and are asked to communicate and have fun practicing.  This has proven to be very efficient and effective!  Assessments are made on the spot and corrections made in a natural, light-hearted, yet effective manner.
  • Participants are pushed beyond the boundaries to making speeches during seminars and events.  Preparations are made together with tutors.  These are real experiences that put participants on the spot to dig out the language genius skills in them.


Summer and Seasons

Summer / Winter / Spring / Fall Intensive Chinese Language Programs

Our Summer Programs in China is targeted at the young, curious or any individual between the ages of 13-50 years willing to learn Chinese language. High School Students who join our summer Programs get the opportunity to intern in the future at a subsidized rate! These programs are also available in Winter/ Spring / and fall. Submit your applications early.

Don’t hesitate to come and witness China’s development in action. Don’t be left out this and any other summer. Summer Internship program in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen and Nanjing will build your business knowledge from a global perspective.

Major China Summer and winter Program combinations

Our major summer programs are classified into two major categories. Visit these pages for more

  • Summer Intensive Chinese language study
    • University programs
    • Intensive Summer Chinese Study Program organized by CIP
    • Intensive Summer Camps
    • Summer Study and Tours
  • Summer Internships in China
  • Intensive Winter Chinese Language Programs
  • Intensive Spring / Fall Mandarin Programs



Customized and Affordable Chinese Language Programs in China

We understand you would like to learn on your own terms and we are here to motivate you make it. We provide customized services to our applicants. There are host of other services available

  • Family Chinese language Lessons: This is specialized lessons for family members who want to learn intensive Chinese language together
  • Chinese Mandarin + Travel: The lessons are scheduled to allow participants some space to travel to other parts of China
  • Intensive Chinese + Volunteering: Most Applicants would like to give back to society while studying the Chinese language. This usually is fulfilling

Aside these, we are always available to help you design a program that you will look back and be proud of


Best Universities You will study

Where will you study? if you decide to study within a university environment, CIP hosts the University Mandarin Programs and study abroad programs in China’s topmost universities. These are degree structured curriculum.

Peking University

Study Mandarin in Peking University for a semester or a year and gain exposure to Chinese language and culture

Tsinghua University

Learn Chinese in China this summer winter fall or spring with Tsinghua University. There are semester, year options

Beijing Language and Cultural University

Learn Chinese language in Beijing Language and Cultural University for a year or semester. Study with the best

Beijing Normal University

Study Mandarin in Beijing Normal university and sharpen your skills in Chinese language and experience

Shanghai Fudan University

Learn Chinese in Shanghai’s Best University. Fudan University is one of best universities to learn Mandarin

Nanjing University

Nanjing University has opportunities to study Chinese language in China combined within a university curriculum

Shanghai Jiaotong University

Studying Chinese language in Shanghai Jiaotong University is a lot of fun. There are flexible options

Shenzhen University

Experience the Chinese culture and deep immersion in Shenzhen University. Combine intensive study and travel

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.

Chinese Language Admission into any of our Programs
Extra Value:- Combined with Internship / Volunteer
Discover China:- Business Seminars, Networking & Social Events, Including Fun Trips to Historical Sites
Accommodation, Visa & Insurance
All Learning Materials Provided / HSK Preparation
24/7 China Support, Orientation, Airport Pickup, dropoff. SIM, Transport Card & Phone

Life Style

7 Cities in China

CIP’s Engineering Internshisp in China is hosted in a variety of locations and cities across China.  Come study Chinese in some of the most culturally aware cities in China, combine fun and experience.

Language Cities and Locations

Best Cities to Learn Mandarin

List of the best Cities to Learn Chinese language in China. Learn Chinese Language in the most culturally aware Cities, gain the right accent and increase your vocabulary.Whether you are studying Mandarin in Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing, you are assured the right arrangement and quality tutors

Study in Beijing

Study Chinese in Beijing – 北京

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Study in Shanghai

Learn Chinese in Shanghai - 上海

CIP’s Study Abroad program in Shanghai sharpens participants’ Mandarin language skills, while held in one of the most dynamic, fast-paced developing cities in the world.

Study in Beijing

Study Abroad China in Guangzhou – 广州

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Study in Shenzhen

Learn Mandarin in Shenzhen – 深圳

Our Study Abroad in Shenzhen program immerses participants in the Chinese language through a combination  of intensive Chinese language Studies, immersion programs and cultural trips.

Study in Nanjing

Study Mandarin in Nanjing – 南京

Our Study Abroad in Nanjing Program combines structured, intensive, university-level Chinese lessons with Internship programs, immersion and mentoring.

Study in Beijing

Intensive Chinese Language Chengdu – 成都

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Study in Beijing

Mandarin Programs Qingdao – 青岛

Our Study abroad in Beijing program is an ideal and unique opportunity for participants to learn the ever important Chinese language – Mandarin.

Dates and Fees

Language Program Prices and Start Dates

We have several programs running on the CIP platform and each vary with Prices and dates For extra and detailed information, kindly visit our Language price page for extra details.


Standard Program Price (USD$)

2 weeks 2246
1 Month 3342
6 weeks 4688
2 Months 5334
3 Months 7276
4 Months 8862
5 Months 10740
6 Months 12598
9 Months 17722
10 Months 19530


Start Months

Location / Dates


October 2018 All Locations / Starts Every Monday of the month 2 weeks-12 months
November 2018 All Locations / Starts Every Monday of the month 2 weeks-12 months
December 2018 All Locations / Starts Every Monday of the month 2 weeks-12 months
January   2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks-12 months
February  2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks -12 months
March   2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks -12 months
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September  2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks  -12 months
October   2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks -12 months
November  2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks-12 months
December  2019 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2 weeks-12 months
January  2020 All Locations / Starts Every Monday 2weeks -12 months

Visa Process / CIP Provides Comprehensive Visa Support

Internship and Study Visas for our Participants 

In order to Intern in China legally, you will need a student visa which is an X Chinese Visa category. Though it costs CIP so much money to get these documents, we do not want to put you into legal brawls while in China. The Chinese Government is very serious about this.
CIP Partners with the right government organizations to provide these visas. Check out our Visa Description Page
Learning Chinese in China, CIP will provide a student visa for your trip to China. We have a Dedicated Support Team standing by to help you with filling visa application forms, submission procedures etc.

How to Customize your Experience

Want a complete Experience?Make the best of your study in China and engage in other services for free
Our Programs can be combined and customized at all levels. Studying Chinese Language in China? you are allowed to combine it with internships, volunteering and part-time Teaching. These are possible options available but there are limitless combinations you can make and Our staff is experienced enough to help you realize the maximum benefits in Coming to China.
  • Learn Chinese and Intern
  • Study Mandarin and Teach English
  •  Learn Chinese and Travel
  • Learn Chinese and Volunteer  etc


Study Mandarin with Certified Language Tutors

Join our Summer, Winter, Fall or spring program arrangements to develop your Chinese language skills and gain deep cultural immersion to discover China like a local. Combine, Chinese lessons with Travel, Cultural immersion, Volunteering, and Fun. You may also combine these with internships.

Main details of our programs

Our programs come with a diverse participation base of: Individuals, Experts, Students & Young Graduates and also, Business people from all over the world. This presents serious environments for dialogue and networking.Pursuing cultural immersion programs in China does not only speed your Chinese language proficiency skills, but also grants an opportunity to Know China better. China Internship Placements (CIP) organizes excursions and trips to very insightful places like the Great Wall of China, The summer palace (read more about our Excursions and Trips), and more.

Highlights: Learn Chinese in China

Our experience over the past 10 years makes us Gap Year Experts. Our staffs have been at the front of planning Gap Year Programs for over thousand young graduates. CIP’s Gap Year Abroad Programs in China offer high school graduates an international exposure and experience. The program comes with

Intensive Chinese Language Lesson arrangements with a university curriculum
Opportunity to be Mentored and Coached
placement into Internship companies under separate mentoring option
Participating in classes with students from all over the world in an internationally boosted environment
living with native host families or a Shared Apartment, and even campus dormitories
Engaging in meaningful and worthy volunteering causes,
Travelling and trips to Historical sites.
  • 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.

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

Gap Year Chinese Immersion

This program is designed for participants who wish to take a year or semester between high school and college in order to discover the world, learn Chinese Language and improve their strengths. The program also admits University/college students looking to take a year out of university and build their profile

Intensive Summer Chinese Language

Join our Summer Mandarin Programs and explore China as a local. We combine intensive Chinese language lessons, cultural trips, and deep immersion. Applicants can also intern in China. Due to a high application, we accept only selected few based early application

Get Started with CIP

Wondering why CIP is an ideal platform for your Immersion and Language study in China? Check out a list of compelling reasons why we are a cut above cutting edge for international internships and study abroad opportunities. Identify how the CIP Platform can help you plan your study and Internship Abroad.

A Wonderful Review

You know it’s not easy to please parents but we did! Listen to a proud Father talking about CIP and the transformation his daughter had on our program


Learn the language with accredited courses designed to fit. Don’t get left behind: full immersion study for best results!


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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