Supporters

GradLink provides resources and advice to allow international students studying at universities across the UK to connect with leading graduate employers across the world. We are thankful for the support of the following organisations

CPA Australia is one of the world′s largest accounting bodies with a global membership of more than 155,000 members working in 118 countries around the world, with more than 25,000 members working in senior leadership positions.

Our core services to members include education, training, technical support and advocacy. Employees and members work together with local and international bodies to represent the views and concerns of the profession to governments, regulators, industries, academia and the general public.

The China-Britain Business Council is the leading organisation helping UK companies grow and develop their business in China.

Our mission is to help UK companies of all sizes and sectors, whether new entrants or established operations, access the full potential of the fastest growing market in the world. We deliver a range of practical services, including: advice and consultancy, market research, event management, overseas market introduction service (OMIS), trade missions and exhibitions, and rep office set up.

We have 10 UK offices and 13 offices across key locations in China. Our in-country network provides invaluable local insight, access and knowledge. It is also the basis for our Launchpad and Hotdesk services. As a partner of UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) we deliver its business-to-business services in China.

The Centre of Excellence in Financial Services Education is provided by the Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA), a unique, public–private partnership dedicated to growing Toronto region′s financial services cluster and building it as a "top ten" global financial services centre. Established in 2001, TFSA is a collaboration involving three levels of government, the financial services industry and academia.

Working collaboratively with industry and government, we build international awareness of the advantages offered by the Toronto region and we work with financial services companies from around the world that are exploring business opportunities in Toronto.

Calgary Economic Development works with businesses, government and community partners to position Calgary as the location of choice for the purpose of attracting business investment, fostering trade and growing Calgary′s workforce.

Xi′an Human Resources Service Centre was founded in 1983 as a subdivision of Xi′an Labour and Social Security Bureau.

Based in Xi′an City, the Xi′an Human Resources Service Centre offers professional labour social services and public employment solutions to Shaanxi province and the whole northwest region of China.

With a team of 123 staff, there are 12 departments in Xi′an Human Resources Service Centre including Overseas Student Services, Graduate Employment Services, Talent Evaluation and Training, etc.

PAROS has over 5,000 members who have all had experiences of studying, working and living abroad. After returning back to China, they become the elites in various fields, becoming entrepreneurs, government officials, professors, scientists, artists etc.

PAROS helps these returned overseas scholars to develop their career and/or set up their business in China. Furthermore, it also organizes volunteering events to support education in western China and others to spread environmental awareness.

With 3,000+ members and subscribers, the Chopsticks Club is the UK′s unique network for China-related professionals.

Its members represent a culturally rich and diverse network of professionals engaged with China. Its activities are designed to appeal to both the Chinese and British communities, to enhance their knowledge and understanding of China, to stimulate debate on key issues and to provide excellent networking opportunities.

The British Council in Canada supports the GradLink Canada website.

Founded in 1934, the British Council is the United Kingdom′s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and build trust between them worldwide.

We are a global organisation with more than 190 offices in 110 countries and territories. We touch the lives of around 500 million people every year – almost a tenth of the world′s population.

The BCB is a business-to-business professional services company established with the mandate to provide operational support and market entry services in the UAE to British companies.

We are a member of the Overseas Business Network Initiative, created by the British Chambers of Commerce and the Department for International Trade, working together to create an international business network, providing practical support for UK exporters. Our shareholders are jointly the British Business Groups in Abu Dhabi and Dubai & Northern Emirates.

Founded in 1946, the British Chamber of Commerce Thailand (BCCT) is the oldest foreign chamber in Thailand and oldest British chamber in Asia.

BCCT′s mission statement is:-

"To serve the needs and promote the development of British business in Thailand and as ′Partners in Progress′ contribute directly to Thailand′s economic advancement"

The BCCT hosts over 100+ events per year and has a membership of 550+ companies with nearly 2,500+ named representatives covering a broad cross-section of business interests in Thailand. Membership is open to companies of all nationalities and sizes.

The BCCT also has a seat on the Board of Trade of Thailand and actively participates in Britain in South East Asia (BISEA), a regional group comprising all the British chambers and business associations in ASEAN countries.

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. We aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. We work through a network of over 80 offices and centres and more than 8,400 approved employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and development.

The Bristol China Partnership connects the people of Bristol with the people of China and, in particular, Bristol′s Sister City Guangzhou in Southern China.

The Bristol China Partnership works closely with Bristol City Council, businesses in the region and educational, cultural and leisure organisations to encourage greater mutual understanding between the two countries.

GZSCSE is the government front for the Guangzhou Municipal Government, providing comprehensive services for overseas students.

GZSCSE is the only institution appointed by the Ministry of Education to shoulder certification for overseas education and qualifications, the only service institution responsible for sending people funded by government from four provinces in South China, and the only institution to provide funds for overseas Chinese students from the city of Guangzhou.