Student blog posts 2018












Each week one of our eight students on the IUA China Scholarship will be telling us all about life in Beijing, from learning Chinese in Beijing Normal University to working life in China’s massive capital city.


Week 1- Susan Butler 

Check out what Susan Butler from UCC thought of her first week in China. From learning Chinese for the first time to visiting one of the seven wonders of the world, it was an action packed for our students as they start their summer learning, living and working in Beijing.

Read Susan’s Blog


Week 2- Finn Connolly

As a student studying Chinese in DCU, Finn brings us through his week two in Beijing with intense language classes, culture classes and their business visit to Hejun Management Consulting. Finn also shares his top tips for surviving in Beijing!

Read Finn’s Blog