Focus Groups



On 1st August,Wednesday,British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China and British Consulate General Chongqing hosted an event about how to apply to the prestigious Chevening Scholarship at Crowne Plaza. 中国西南英国商会和英国驻重庆总领事馆于8月1日(星期三)在成都总府皇冠假日酒店举办了关于志奋领奖学金说明会。 Chris Boobier, head of Chevening China,British Embassy Beijing,made a speech of Chevening Scholarship. 英国驻华大使馆志奋领处处长Chris Boobier介绍了志奋领的相关情况,并解答了大家对于申请志奋领奖学金的问题。 Leah, the Chevening Scholar of 2015, […]

Event Review | Chevening Scholarship Briefing


On 19th June 2018, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China organised an event to brief new interns from the UK about the etiquette and an analysis of doing business in China. This was an event in collaboration with InternChina in order to help the new interns, sponsored by the […]

Event Review | China Business Briefing (19/06)



International scholars praised Chinese President Xi Jinping’s speech at a two-day conference on China’s foreign affairs, which elaborated on various topics, including China’s vision to build a community with a shared future for mankind. In an address at the Central Conference on Work Relating to Foreign Affairs held in Beijing […]

Overseas experts laud Xi’s speech on China’s foreign policy


Under changes to the UK’s Immigration Rules due to come into effect on 6 July 2018, UK Visas & Immigration is reducing documentary requirements for Tier 4 student visa applicants from China. The changes mean Chinese students will not be required to provide evidence of finances, qualifications or evidence of […]

Visa application process made easier for Chinese students


On Friday the 15th of June, the British Chamber of Commerce China Southwest attended Generation UK reception and networking event, hosted by the British Council at the prestigious Niccolo Hotel, Chengdu. The invitation only event was well attended, by partners of Intern China and the British Council who have hosted […]

Event Review | British Council Generation UK Host Company Reception ...



On 12th of June 2018, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China’s Education and Training Focus Group organised an event in order to gauge an annual review of Education as a business area. The meeting was also a way to introduce the new Executive Committee and we welcomed Roman Leung […]

Event Review | School’s Out For Summer (12/06)





This article is taken from en.people.cn website and it was published on 13th of April 2018. A national scale that measures the English competency of language learners was issued by the Ministry of Education and State Language Commission on Thursday. The scale will take effect on June 1. With a […]

China issues new criteria to measure English competency


This article is taken from ChinaDaily website and it was written on 13th of April 2018. China Merchants Bank, allied with the British Council, has sponsored a new program targeting younger Chinese overseas students, providing them with comprehensive information on choosing from available UK boarding schools. In recent years, China […]

CMB to assist prospective UK boarding students


On Tuesday 3rd of April, the BritChamSW Education & Training Focus Group in Chengdu organised the first meet up for the Spring semester which has just recently started. The meeting intended to look at what is coming up during the spring semester. We had about 40 participants for this event! […]

Event Review: Education Focus Group Spring Term Meeting (03/04)