Many people dream about working overseas and, with a global academic job market, China presents a real opportunity for a lot of academics. There are multiple benefits: enhance your career and long-term employability, plus establish connections with Chinese academics for future research collaboration. Additionally, 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 of projects such as the Changjiang Scholars 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 from Lecturers and Professors who have moved to China and have reaped the benefits.
Living and Working in China
Find out about what it’s like to work and live in China including the culture, education system, working practices, visa information and more.