Zhu Yuxuan

Zhu Yuxuan

Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao

Zhu Yuxuan was an intern at HeyKaki, producing content that mainly targets young adults in Singapore, before joining Lianhe Zaobao's China Desk as a journalist. She now covers a wide range of China news.

Visitors at a job fair for university graduates in Hefei, Anhui province, China, on 4 September 2023. (China Daily via Reuters)

Unemployment woes abound even for graduates from China’s top schools

Even with a bachelor’s or master’s degree from top universities in China, graduates are facing a tough job market. While some are choosing to remain unemployed in hopes of better opportunities, others are exhausting all avenues to make a living, from taking the civil service examination to becoming "full-time children". Lianhe Zaobao journalists Li Kang and Zhu Yuxuan look into the issue.