Teaching & Learning
Embrace the work world: Summer Internship Programmes
During the summer of 2016, a total of 325 students have been placed by the Student Services Centre to various companies or organisations for internships. Out of the total, 126 students participated in overseas internship programmes in the US, Australia, Europe and Asia. About 100 students joined Mainland internships in prominent commercial and cultural organisations while another 103 non-final year students also joined the Local Summer Internship Programme in commercial firms, banks, media agencies, government departments and NGOs.
30 students who joined the "Shanghai-Hongkong Future Leaders (Lingnan Elites) Internship Programme 2016" attended internship in different enterprises, met CEOs in Shanghai, attended seminars at East China Normal University, joined visits to Changning and Putuo districts, and exchanged with the HKSAR Government’s Economic and Trade Office in Shanghai during May and June 2016.
Over 20 undergraduate and postgraduate students of Lingnan joinedthe “Youth Entrepreneurial Training Scheme” held in Longgang District of Shenzhen from 6 to 17 June. Apart from attending training courses on starting up new businesses and sharing sessions by Lingnan’s outstanding alumni and entrepreneurs from various industries, they also visited Shenzhen’s high-tech enterprises and makerspaces.