Interested in a beautiful and prosperous city in the east of China? Then choose an internship in Hangzhou. This city is an emerging technology hub and home of the e-commerce giant Alibaba. Hangzhou also hosted the eleventh G-20 summit in 2016.
Hangzhou’s GDP has more than tripled since 2001. Rapid developing industries include: information technology, heavy equipment, automotive components, household electrical appliances, electronics, chemicals, telecommunication and food processing, showing a high dynamism of Hangzhou’s industry.
The subtropical climate and its seasons add enchanted scenery to the beauty of the city and her lake. Named “Heaven of Earth” Hangzhou is a city that combines a high dynamism (innovations) with a peaceful environment.
As with most second-tier cities, there are less foreigners and a more authentic atmosphere than in big cities like Shanghai (only 45 minutes away on the high speed train) or Beijing, making Hangzhou a perfect choice for a more immersive internship experience.