Students gain valuable professional experience in their second year through internships at leading news organizations and businesses in China. Top students are selected for prestigious overseas postings. In previous years, GBJ students have interned at China Daily, Bloomberg News, Reuters, Ogilvy & Mather, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and the Economic Observer, to name a few. Internships may last from two to four months.
An internship report is required with a minimum of 1,000 words in English. Students should get a letter with official stamp from the organization or company to verify the internship.
Graduates of GBJ Program, are working in major media as China Daily, South China Morning Post, People's Daily, Economic Observer, China Securities Journal, Korean Broadcasting System, Xinhua News Agency, Global Times, Radio Beijing and China Radio International, as well as multinationals such as Deloitte, Ogilvy & Mather, Saatchi & Saatchi, Shell and IBM.
Results from an ongoing survey of employers shows they give high marks to the graduates for their journalism skills as well as their knowledge of business and global economics.