University of Surrey Sponsored Programme


InternChina are proud to have partnered with Surrey International Institute at Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (SII-DUFE) to deliver an exclusive, University of Surrey sponsored internship programme in Dalian.


The Destination: Dalian

Duration: 8 weeks

Dates: 15th July 2019 to 6th September 2019

Monday 15th July to Friday 2nd August – SII-DUFE Course
Monday 5th August to Friday 6th September – InternChina Internship

About the Programme:
If accepted onto the programme, participants will be able to complete a 3-week Chinese language and culture course with the Surrey Institute at SII-DUFE, followed by a 5-week internship in your chosen sector.

Mandarin lessons include 15 hours of teaching per week to reach HSKI level. The programme will also include some business seminars during the first 3 weeks.

You will live in DUFE university accommodation with other University of Surrey interns throughout your stay, and receive full support from the InternChina team before, during and after your stay.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a prestigious programme, increase your international employability and enjoy all of the benefits of an InternChina and DUFE run programme !

Internship Sectors:
A wide range of business internships available in all sectors such as marketing, sales, media, tech, trade, engineering and sourcing. To view the internship descriptions, please check out our Dalian internship listings.

InternChina will arrange a Skype or WeChat interview between you and the internship company of your choice.

Programme Costs:
Details of the full programme costs are published here on the University of Surrey website.

A University of Surrey bursary of up to £1,100 may also be provided to eligible applicants. Any questions regarding eligibility for funding should be directed to .

Applications Open:  25th January 2019 to 15th February 2019

The internship placement process begins in February 2019.

More About InternChina

Read more about previous participants’ experience in Dalian.

Find  out more about the destination, Dalian, in our Blog.

If you have questions or would like to discuss specific internships with us, please email Colin Bender – Colin is based in our Dalian office and will be happy to chat to you about the programme by email or on the phone.


Register your interest with University of Surrey before 15th February 2019.