of the World’s top companies are in Japan

only second behind the United States.

million young people in Vietnam

making it one of the top retail markets in the World.
  • China has huge export activity. Since China joined the World Trade Organization in 2001, it has consistently enjoyed double digit year-on-year export growth rates. It has now overtaken the US as the World’s biggest trading nation in value of exports and imports.
  • Manchester was the World’s first industrialised city.  It has also been globally recognised as a “beta” city, and many multinational companies deem it essential to have an office in the city.  What better city to get business experience!
  • With political stability and economic growth, Vietnam has received honorable titles in recent years such as Tiger State and Next Eleven.
  • China has 3 of the top 10 companies in the world by market capitalization: Beijing PetroChina, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, and China Mobile. Learn from industry giants during your internship in China.
  • Oral agreements in Japan have as much weight as contracts. This is because Japan has a relationship-driven society, it is the quality of relationships in business that will determine events rather than legal necessities. Our alumni tell us that this is the type of unique knowledge and experience that is the differentiator on their CVs for years to come.
  • China is not just a manufacturing hub. The new 5-year plan will aim to shift the economic focus from export driven to domestic demand driven.

Recently, CRCC Asia interns have been involved in the following projects:

Event Management

Organizing a promotional event for a financial magazine

Competitor Analysis Presentation

Performing a competitor analysis and presentation on companies in the confectionary market in China

Business Development Project

Maintaining a database of large international corporations, setting up meetings and preparing presentations and sales pitches.

Company Performance Report

Making a report for an accountancy firm on the company’s annual overall performance compared with previous years

Sample Company


International Business Networking

The firm based in Shanghai is a not-for-profit organization with 1,200 members including 400 companies. The organization is one of the largest and most active of its type in China.

Andrea Ferrari

Architecture & Real Estate

Università degli studi di Bologna

Faith Locken

Architecture & Real Estate

University of Nottingham

Mia Josimovic

Architecture & Real Estate

Richmond University

Carlos Ruiz

Architecture & Real Estate

School of Art, Institute of Chicago

  • Christine Lisowski

    After searching high and low for the perfect opportunity, I stumbled upon CRCC Asia; I am glad I did! The 2-month language and internship program in Beijing was one of the best experiences I've had! ...  Find out more

    Christine Lisowski
    Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA
  • Eleanor Wolverson

    The scholarship seemed a perfect way to combine learning new skills and adventure. Many companies look favourably on internships, and the fact that I undertook an internship in China shows that I have a global outlook ...  Find out more

    Eleanor Wolverson
    Business, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom