Founded in 2013, Global China Connection (GCC) Canterbury is a non-profit, non-partisan organisation for both university students and professionals of all nationalities looking to engage China’s emergence as a global economic powerhouse.
GCC runs programmes and events that are designed to help University of Canterbury students to become more aware, connected and prepared for China-related opportunities. These programmes include China Talk Series, LINGOSWAP free Mandarin sessions as well the Shanghai Shout Internship Challenge.
For more information, visit their website: www.gcccanterbury.co.nz
Consider joining if...
You’ve ever thought of working in China or a pursuing career involving the booming Chinese market in any way. Business? Trade? Engineering? Tourism? Agriculture? Education? IT? Science and Innovation? We’ll equip you with the skills needed to engage with the market of the future.
China Talk Series: Intriguing China-related seminars from industry experts held each term.
Shanghai Shout: The annual Shanghai Shout Internship Challenge, where you present your solutions to your given business case with our partner companies.
SeeMe Live: A Livestream marketing challenge, where you connect with Chinese students with your assigned SME's products.
LingoSwap: Free basic Mandarin workshops held weekly in Term 2 & 3.