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Internships at Innovation Centre Denmark

Come work in Shanghai  China’s Wall Street, Silicon Valley and AI-hub all combined into one. Innovation Centre Denmark in Shanghai offers two internship positions, each for a period of 6 months (1 February - 31 July or 1 August - 31 January).

Shanghai – a Chinese powerhouse with European charm

A hundred years ago, Shanghai was known as the Paris of the East. Today, Shanghai is China’s Wall Street, it is China’s Silicon Valley, and the municipal government wants to make Shanghai China’s AI hub. Shanghai has kept its European charm and today it’s China’s most international city. At the same time, it is a modern Chinese powerhouse with an economy of 500 billion USD (more than Denmark), 66 universities and more than 500 incubators.

Internship positions

As an intern at Innovation Centre Denmark in Shanghai, you will help promote knowledge-based collaboration between Denmark and China. You will work with corporates, start-ups, universities and government in areas such as BlockChain, AI, Educational Technology, Water Resource Management and Digital Healthcare. 

We are looking for two ambitious and independent students, who will:

  • Work closely with our innovation consultants and executive team
  • Gain insights into Danish business, R&D and innovation activities in China
  • Be given responsibilities according to ambitions and competences to ensure that you grow both professionally and personally during your time with us.

Innovation Centre Denmark in Shanghai

Innovation Centre Denmark is a joint initiative under the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science. We are co-located with the Royal Danish Consulate General in Shanghai and have a high-performing team of 8-10 colleagues.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Martin Rune Hoxer
Executive Director

Tel: +86 15800580722