EI Institute China Programs

EI Institute offers two U.S. accredited programs for motivated individuals interested in gaining work experience in China or starting a business that leverages resources in China to create a competitive global supply chain.

The Corporate Internship and Entrepreneurial Internship programs combine work experience, language instruction and cultural/professional skills training to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the Chinese business environment and a competitive advantage in the international job market.

EI Institute participants also partake in an intensive orientation to prepare them for cultural immersion in Nanjing, China and enhance the professional skills needed for their internship. EI Institute is primarily geared toward undergraduate university students but is also available for non-credit seeking individuals.


2012 Program Dates

 Spring 2012

 Spring 2012 Application Deadline  

 February 4th - April 27th

 November 18, 2011

 Summer 2012  Please enquire about eligibility and dates.  
 Fall 2012  August 24th - November 16th

EI Institute allows participants to:

   Gain a competitive edge in the international job market
   Develop professional skills necessary to work and do business in China and international markets
   Work with reputable organizations that match your skills and interests
   Attend forums and panel discussions with industry professionals
   Learn Chinese language and culture from experienced instructors


EI Institute programs are based in Nanjing, China, one of the world’s fastest growing economies. The city of Nanjing was ranked fourth by Forbes’ “2008 Top 100 Business Cities in Mainland China” and seventh by the National Statistics Bureau in “Cities with Strongest Comprehensive Strength."