I really learned a lot about people skills, how to work efficiently, to prioritize things that are more important and to really complete your tasks on time.
Beijing has a population of 22 million people. It is the capital city of China. In the technology space, Beijing is known as the hub for research and technical development. Top universities in the city attract, train and prepare young talent for various industry clusters. Among Beijing’s yearly 200,000 university graduates, many enter the startup scene, making the city a leading innovation centre.
Beijing’s startup ecosystem is ruled by AI, big data and analytics. The capital city houses 1,070 AI companies – over a quarter of China’s total. Beijing also features a tech hub called Zhongguancun that is home to 10 AI labs and 9,000 tech companies, including Baidu, Sina Corp and Lenovo.
TOP INDUSTRY VERTICALS
- Artificial Intelligence
- Social Networking
ESTIMATED LIVING COSTS
AccommodationMonthly rent for Studio apartment
Basic combo meal in a casual restaurant
For one person in studio apartment
InternetInternet package for one month
TransportAvg. of public transport ticket per month
Development CostPersonal development cost per student
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Global Innovation Alliance Innovators Academy