The housing in Beijing for our participants is located in the art and commercial district of the city, a ten-minutes walk to the nearest metro station. All participants taking part of the Absolute Internship Program will stay in the same secure hotel-apart complex. You’ll have a private bedroom and share your apartment with fellow program participants, giving you the opportunity to get to know students from another part of the world. You’ll have access to a living room and kitchen that are shared among your roommates from the program. Each participant is provided spacious study and work area.
Living and socializing alongside other students from all over the world will be a fun and memorable part of your summer experience with Absolute Internship.
Air-conditioning in each room
TV in each room
Linens and bedding
On-site laundry facilities
24/7 Convenience store
Beijing is a city in transformation leading the fastest growing economy in the world. You’ll depend on public transportation to get around during most of your summer. Beijing has a fantastic metro system and navigation is easy as signs are written in both English and Chinese. You will receive a metro card upon arrival in Beijing with a monthly stipend. This electronic, stored-value card provides the most convenient way to travel and commute in the city by metro and bus by simply swiping it over sensors as you enter and leave a station or bus.
Beijing is an exciting cultural city and we’ll be with you every step of the way as you explore it. Our International Internship Program Program in China is run by a dedicated and knowledgeable team of Absolute staff. We have years of experience welcoming international students to China and ensuring the safety of our students abroad.
The security department is on call 24 hours a day and 24-7 front desk security is available for you at your housing. Each participant must present his or her Residence ID card in order to enter the residence and access the facilities.
All cultural excursions and weekend activities in China have been coordinated with student safety as our top priority. Upon arrival, you’ll have an orientation to familiarize yourself with the housing facilities, neighborhood and public transport. You’ll also be provided with key contact information along with guidance on health-, emergency procedures and staying safe throughout your summer in China.