10 Space


Founded in 2016, 10SPACE is a shared space in China that brings together startups, investors, and industry stakeholders. 10SPACE aims to provide not only a physical co-working space but also a hub for investment, industry, talent, startup, information, and technology. By working at this organisation, students have the opportunity to support operations at 10SPACE to create a space that connects industry, investment and innovators.

Activity Information

Country and location: Beijing, China

Timing: Session 3 (December - February)

Duration: 12 weeks

Number of students: Approximately 2

Please note students preferencing 10Space in their application must:

  • Be able to attend the compulsory pre-departure training
  • Understand this is a 3-month internship
  • Understand that there will be a slow-down in business activities around the Lunar New Year period (end-January)
  • Understand that the Christmas period is business as usual in China
  • Contact paceinternational@mq.edu.au to obtain information about PACE360 to ensure their eligibility to enrol

Available Units

*Please note that the unit availability, timing and activities are always subject to change

PACE unitUnit timingOverseas activity timingPrevious Activity examples
PACE3060Session 3 (same time as activity)Winter Vacation/
Session 3
Students will work in the marketing/operations department assisting their young, passionate team to develop and implement marketing and business develop strategies. PACE interns will also get the opportunity to join in workshops and seminars designed for their entrepreneur-clients.
INTS3050 or equivalentSession 1 /
Session 2 (after activity)
Session 3/
Winter Vacation
Students will support marketing and social media functions for 10SPACE and for start-ups operating out of 10SPACE.

Costs and funding options

Activity Cost

Each activity incurs an Activity Cost to cover in-country costs. The Activity Cost is dependant on the location, work requirements, timeframe and duration of your activity. Additional costs, not included in your activity cost, are paid for directly by you. Financial support is available through grant funding.

Covered in Activity Costs
  • Accomodation
  • Pre-departure training
  • In-country orientation
  • Airport transfers
  • travel insurance for activity duration
  • Field trips
Not included in activity costs
  • International airfares
  • Visa (where applicable)
  • National Police Checks
  • Unit tuition
  • Vaccinations (where applicable)
  • New/renewed passport (where applicable)Personal travel insurance and all related expenses for personal travel and leisure activities
  • Incidental living and travel costs (e.g laundry, transport, souvenirs)

Funding options

There are a range of funding options available to assist you with the associated costs of a PACE International activity. For more information on eligibility and application requirements see the Funding tab on the PACE International website.

Before I apply

  1. Receive academic advice to see how a PACE International activity will fit into your degree
  2. Check you meet the eligibility requirements
  3. View the PACE International information session online or visit one of our drop-in sessions
  4. Refer to the PACE International essential resources for application tips, example application form and information on ethical volunteering

Contact Us

Email: paceinternational@mq.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 9850 4473
Instagram: @mqpace

Make an appointment or attend a drop-in session: If you would like to speak to a PACE International staff member, please email us at paceinternational@mq.edu.au.

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