From Left to Right

Back row: Hsu Shuo-Yen, Chen Ee-Ann,  Cao Mengsha, Yi Renshuai, Zhang Yuhui, Wang Tianjiao, Peng Cheng, Zhu Yilin

Front Row: Qin Xindi, Gong Yiyi, Du Yang, Zeng Ming, Lin Ziqi, Wu Han, Ma Ning, Wu Jingsi, Jiang Chang


Cao Mengsha (Lily)

Graduated: Hebei University

Degree: Juris Masters

“The DITI programme has definitely been a life-changing opportunity for me. I really enjoyed the fantastic journey through the thoroughbred industry. The hands-on practice with horses, the important industry visits, the numerous exciting race meetings and sales have all provided meaningful and unforgettable memories for my whole life. It’s always grand!”

Chen Ee-Ann (Ann)

Graduated: University of Nottingham(UK)

Degree: Finance and Investment (Masters)

“DITI has been a real eye-opener for me, from watching horses training in the early morning to the excitement at they pass the winning post. I have learned to pause and appreciate everyday life and be more confident in who I am.”

Du Yang (Wendy)

Graduated: Jilin Huaqiao University of Foreign Languages

Degree: English and Japanese Language

“My most memorable experiences on the DITI programme include leading a horse to the paddock, delivering a newborn foal and watching a horse pass the finish line first.

I have gained international thoroughbred racing and breeding knowledge, learned the business model and have improved my leadership skills.

Watching the Dubai World Cup, experiencing a different culture in Dubai and Japan, making friends for a lifetime, and embracing a better future are all possible because of DITI.”

Gong Yiyi (Lynn)

Graduated: The University of Hong Kong

Degree: Literary and Cultural Studies (Masters)

“Through DITI, I have met people who have inspired a purpose and ignited a passion in me. I strongly recommend it to people who are interested in the thoroughbred industry”.

Hsu Shuo-Yen (Ken)

Graduated: Renmin University of China

Degree: International Business (Masters)

“During the past year, I have experienced many things that I would never have imagined myself doing before, it has really broadened my sight and helped me to grow as a person.”

Jiang Chang (Cecilia)

Graduated: Royal Agricultural University

Degree: Applied Equine Science (Masters)

“It has been a wonderful journey on the DITI programme. I now understand that getting a horse to the starting gate needs years of hard work by many people. When I am watching a race now, memories of people working in the industry from breeding to training come to mind. Time flew by so fast and I have been left with unforgettable memories and experiences that will have lifelong benefit to me.”