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David Thyne

Living in Shanghai, from USA

"At the first Shanghai Get-Together I met several American expats. I am very grateful that they shared their experience with me."

Diana Anhaus-Brey

Living in Shanghai, from Germany

"It is just so easy to find other international people and global minds with InterNations. I didn´t know there were so many in Shanghai."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for British in Shanghai

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Shanghai expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Shanghai
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

InterNations - A Place for British in Shanghai

Hello to all of our British in Shanghai! Are you interested in getting to know fellow British expats in Shanghai? Are you looking for advice from other British, e.g. which bars in Shanghai will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for roast beef?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Shanghai. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of British expats, coming from London, Cardiff, Glasgow and all regions of the UK.

  British Expats in Shanghai Posted:

Re: Teach in Shanghai training center with accommodati

Shanghai is internationally famous, technologically mind-blowing and industrially incredible. Worki...

Re: Looking for opportunities in Shanghai

Hi, I've decided to take a little time out from being a mature undergrad student and find som...

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Hi guys! My husband and myself just moved here 1 month ago and are out to find new friends. I am a...

Re: BridgeGlobal Ambassador Shanghai

Hi there, We are London based global placement company: www.bridgeglobal.co.uk We are looking to ...

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Hello, I see that this post was posted a few months ago now, has the post been filled? I am new to...

Re: Job 4821 Teach in a regular middle school in Shang

A great middle school in Shanghai city , they are looking for native English teachers with at least...

Fellow British in Shanghai

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British Expats in Shanghai Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where British expats in Shanghai exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The "Paris Of The East" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Shanghai’s British expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow British expats in Shanghai.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Shanghai to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow British in Shanghai at Our Events

Our community in Shanghai is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Shanghai’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other British expats to explore the deltas of China's two major rivers, the Huang He and Yangtze. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the UK in your local community as well as British in China nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our British living in Shanghai!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men
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