Many people dream about working overseas and with a global academic job market, China presents a real opportunity for many academics. The benefits are many - enhance your career and long-term employability, plus establish connections with Chinese academics for future research collaboration. In addition, you can experience a different culture, learn a new language and visit some of the great wonders of the world.
In this section you can view articles about working overseas including information on the Chinese education system, research grant opportunities and how you might take advantage projects such as the Changjiang Scholar scheme. We also have a handy country profile section with key information about working and living in China. Plus, don’t just take our word for it – we have several real life case studies of Lecturers and Professors who have moved to China to reap the benefits.
Founded in 1895 as Peiyang University, Tianjin University (TJU) is the first university in China.
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