2020 Suzhou Industrial Park Global Internship Program 


Program Overview

2020 Suzhou Industrial Park Global Internship Program (2020 SIPGIP) is a collaboration with the University of Sydney Centre in China to introduce undergraduate and postgraduate students from the University of Sydney to SIP as international interns from December 2020 to February  2021, which allows interns to expose themselves with the local business landscape, gaining hands-on experiences and work-ready skills and building peer and professional networks in SIP.

2020 SIPGIP offered a total of 18 positions from 11 recruiters. After several rounds of online interviews, 11 students from the University of Sydney were selected as interns by 7 hosting companies and all of them completed their three-month internship and enjoyed their lifes in Suzhou Industrial Park.


Program Timeline

 Application period                         

 Sep.8 - Sep.20, 2020

 Interviews and decision notification

 Sep.21 - Nov.6, 2020

 Confirmation of intern acceptance

 Nov.9- Nov.13, 2020

 Program induction session

 Nov.30, 2020

 Start date

 Dec.1, 2020

 End date

 Feb.28, 2021



2020 SIPGIP applicants must meet the following criteria:

● Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate program at the University of Sydney;

● Able to finance privately for costs of insurance, transportation, housing, meals and other living expenses during the internship period, in view of the internship stipend is unlikely to cover the total costs;

● Considering the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and border control measures of mainland China, prospective candidates must be able to arrive in Suzhou before the start date of the internship;

● Any other criteria requested by the University of Sydney Centre in China.


How to Apply

SIPGIP applications are requested to be submitted online with required documentation before the deadline.

2020 SIPGIP applications will be filed via an external webpage provided by the University of Sydney Centre in China. Please click here for more details.

You are encouraged to check the program overview, detailed information concerning positions and employers posted on our website before starting your application.


Contact Us

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact the program coordinator of SIPHRD at liujj@siphrd.com.