International Internships attract the students most all round the world. These are the perfect way out to make the best use of our time. These provide an opportunity to earn while learning. Foreign countries are the dream destinations for various students. Internships for International Students provide a platform to acquire practical knowledge of an area in a short span of time and to have experience of a different cultures and different countries. Internships are of both types paid and unpaid.
Foreign internships are available for all study levels’ students undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate and even simply for the students who earn work experience for any level.
Explore the list below to get familiar with the recent international internships available.
The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) is offering 2 intern positions on Urban Sustainability and Climate Change. The candidate should be an international student at a Dutch or foreign university in an undergraduate (Bachelor) or postgraduate (Master’s) study programme that requires a work placement/ internship at an international organization like IHS. Internships at the sustainability and climate change team are opened twice a year from 1 February-1 July and from 1 September-1 February.
Applications are invited for National Organization for Women internships programme. The organization offer internship year round for all the three sessions, i.e. spring, summer and fall session. Prospective interns should be hard working, enthusiastic and flexible individuals who possess or seek a working knowledge of women’s issues and feminist organizing. Internship application deadlines are Fall: July 15, Spring: Nov 1, Summer: March 15.
IMF(International Monetary Fund) is offering Fund Internship Program (FIP) for the year 2016. Candidates must be PhD students or Master’s degree students to be eligible for the FIP. For the Legal Department internship candidates must be within one or two years of completing an LLM, J.D, or equivalent advanced degree in law and below the age of 32. IMF interns receive a competitive salary; round-trip economy class air travel to Washington, D.C. from their university and limited medical insurance coverage.
American Red Cross is offering approximately 85 internship positions in almost every Red Cross line of business. Positions are open to students who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. The Red Cross offers both paid and non-paid summer internships. The paid intern salaries range from $10/hour – $20/hour depending on experience, major and educational level. Job postings will begin on December 7, 2015. Applications are accepted for posted positions until filled.
Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences is offering internship in business and general sport management principles. To be eligible for applying to the ISMB programme, applicant need to have completed secondary education at a level equivalent to Dutch HAVO, VWO or MBO4 level. This is a paid internship programme. Both Dutch and international students are eligible to apply for this internship. It provides travel & accomodation costs depending on location.
International Finance Corporation (IFC) is offering summer internship program for the year 2016. Interns must be a citizen of a member country of the World Bank Group to be eligible for employment. Applicants must be older than 18 years and not older than 60 years at time of application. IFC’s summer internships are paid positions. Internship application deadline is January 15, 2016.
School of Engineering and the School of Information Science and Technology are offering the India-Japan Education Program (IJEP) at the University of Tokyo. Applicant must be full-time students enrolled in one of IJEP collaborating institutions (IIT Kanpur, Kharagpur, Hyderabad, Delhi, Madras and Indian Institute of Management Bangalore). IJEP provides stipend: JPY 240,000 for the whole duration of the internship (JASSO scholarship)as well as Travel Allowance: Round-trip flight ticket from the nearest airport in India to Tokyo.
University of California, Medical Center is offering Nutrition and food service internship programme for 2016 academic year. Applicants must have a minimum DPD GPA of 3.0. There is no minimum GPA requirement for applicant’s overall GPA. UCSF Dietetic Interns receive an annual stipend of approximately $16,640 (subject to change), paid monthly ($1386/month). The stipend is paid once monthly at approximately $1386.67. Internship application deadline is February 13, 2016.
Ford Foundation is offering internship position for representation in Brazil. Applicants should have a proven record of leadership, strategic design, planning, and management success and have a minimum of 10 years’ experience leading strategies, people and teams are eligible to apply. This is an unpaid internship programme. Internship application deadline is January 15, 2016.
Resources for the Future are offering Walter O. Spofford, Jr. Memorial Internship for the year 2016. RFF seeks highly motivated candidates in their first or second year of graduate training in the social or natural sciences. Chinese students are particularly encouraged to apply. Internship awardees will earn a stipend in the amount of $375 per week. No housing assistance is provided. Internship application deadline is February 20, 2016.
Microsoft (Microsoft Research India) is inviting applications for India Lab Internship Program in Bangalore for International students. The work environment for interns in Microsoft Research India is flexible and independent, with mentorships tailored individually for each intern. Microsoft Research accepts interns at various levels in their academic life from undergraduate students to PhD candidates and from all over the world, including, but not limited to, India, the United States, Brazil, Ghana, Malta, and Pakistan. Microsoft will reimburse for costs of travel to and from Bangalore.
The faculty of the Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics at the University of Kansas Medical Center is offering Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program 2016. Undergraduate students (international students with a valid visa also qualify) accepted into the program will perform basic research in Pharmacology or Toxicology in the Department while studying interactions between biological systems and chemical agents. Each summer intern will receive a $3,000 stipend (does not include room and board; there is no student housing available on the KU Medical Center Campus) throughout the 10-week program, following the KU Medical Center payroll schedule. Internship application deadline is March 16, 2016.
Google is offering Summer Trainee Engineering Program (STEP) in Japan for the year 2016. This internship is open to Bachelor students currently majoring, or intending to major, in Computer Science or related technical fields. Applicants must have programming experience in either Java, Python, C, or C++ are eligible to apply. STEP is divided into two parts: Development Course as well as Hands-on Internship. International applicants are eligible to apply for this internship programme. Internship application deadline is April 18, 2016.
Applications are invited for CrossCulture Internships funding programme for 2016 academic year. In order to take part in the programme, applicants are required to have a long-term involvement with an organisation or institution in their home country. The programme enables internships for young professionals and volunteers from the participating countries and from Germany. This is a paid internship programme. CCP interns from abroad receive a monthly scholarship of 550 Euro which will last at least eight weeks and up to a maximum of three months.
McGill University is offering Science Internship Program. The internship is a paid, full-time work term done during interns undergraduate degree in a field related to their studies. Applicants must be a full time undergraduate student in Science before and after the IP or the IYS is completed. International students are eligible to apply to all IYS positions (unless otherwise indicated on the job posting) and to summer IPs (provided the student has an off-campus work permit).
Applications are invited for Philadelphia City Planning Commission (PCPC) internship programme. It offers several internship opportunities each fall, spring and summer. Internship candidates must be matriculated in a college or university and should have academic coursework in city or regional planning, urban studies, geography, geospatial analysis, preservation, social sciences, public administration, architecture, urban design, landscape architecture, or other planning-related field.
National Gallery of Art is offering Summer Internships for 2016 in USA. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This is an international program. The minimum requirement is a bachelor’s degree, with preference given to graduate students. This is a paid internship programme interns receive a stipend of approximately $4,500 that is subject to all applicable taxes. Interns, using an authorized public transportation method, will receive an employer-provided fare subsidy to apply toward their monthly transit costs. Internship application deadline is January 11, 2016.
Google is offering Software Engineering Internship for MS/PhD in USA. Applicants must be currently pursuing a Master’s or PhD degree in Computer Science or related technical field are eligible to apply. International applicants are eligible to apply for this internship programme. This is a paid internship programme. The internship application deadline is February 29, 2016.
Google is offering BOLD Internship for summer 2016 in US and Canada. Applicant must be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA/BS program, in any major, at a university in the United States are eligible. BOLD interns are placed in teams across the business. This is an 11-12 week paid internship programme. Internship application deadline is December 10.
Applications are invited for internships at ACCORD for international students. ACCORD offers internships to graduates and post-graduates. A degree in a social science related to conflict management, conflict resolution, peace studies or international relations is preferable. Internships at ACCORD are typically unpaid and voluntary positions. However, to encourage and promote the development of African scholars and African expertise, some funding is available to support selected interns. The funding is limited and only African nationals may be eligible to receive a modest living stipend to support them during their Internship. Internship application deadline is 28th November 2015.
Lloyds Banking Group is offering audit internship for the year 2015. Applicants must have 300 UCAS points Degree requirement: minimum of a 2:1 undergraduate degree. This is a paid internship programme. Interns will get £18,000. Internship will start in late June 2015.
Google is offering legal Internship programme for the year 2015. Applicants must have law degree or equivalent practical experience. As a Legal Intern and part of the Google legal regional team, applicants will play an important part in helping to respond to some of the toughest legal challenges of the information age. Interns will conduct legal research on a variety of legal topics including: intellectual property, consumer regulations, media regulations, advertising law, data protection, etc. The internship application deadline is December 30, 2015.
ICERM is inviting applications for summer research internship programme in USA for international students. Interns will spend eight-weeks on the beautiful Brown University campus in historic Providence, RI, working in a small team setting to solve mathematical research problems developed by faculty experts in their fields. University will select 14-16 undergraduate scholars for the summer internship program. Accepted Brown University students will receive an UTRA stipend in lieu of the Summer-at-ICERM funding package. Internship application deadline is February 13, 2015.
National Institute of Genetics (NIG) / Department of Genetics, SOKENDAI is offering NIGINTERN Research Internship Program for 2015 academic year. International students are eligible to apply for this internship. NIG will cover costs of airfare, local transportation between airport and NIG, lodging in the institute’s guesthouse, and travel insurance during the program. Allowance for meals (ca. 1,500JPY/day, subject to change) will also be provided. Internship application deadline is January 23, 2015.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) offers research internship programme in new York. Students of any nationality are eligible for the program. A stipend of $5000 will be paid for the 10-week period. All room & board expenses will be covered. Travel costs are not reimbursed. For 10 weeks. Approximately 25 students come to CSHL each summer for the 10-week program, living and working in the exciting Laboratory environment. The internship application deadline is January 15, 2015.
Google is offering Software Developer Internship for PhD students in summer session 2015. Applicants must be currently pursuing a PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline. International students can apply for this internship. All hiring will be complete by April 2015. The internship application deadline is March 13, 2015.
Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) is inviting applications for planetary science internship programme in USA for international students. Interns will receive a $5,660 stipend plus $1000 U.S. travel stipend, or $1,500 foreign travel reimbursement for foreign interns. The 10-week program runs from June 1, 2015–August 7, 2015. Internship application deadline is January 9, 2015.
The University of Tokyo is offering Summer Internship Program (UTSIP) for 2015 academic year. UTSIP provides a hands-on research internship program in the fields of Information Technology, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, International Studies, Materials Sciences, Sustainability Sciences, and among others. International students are eligible to apply for these internships. UTSIP provides a UTSIP scholarship to a participant that includes Scholarship for living expenses (JPY 110,000). Partial subsidy for applicant’s air flight (up to JPY 50,000). The internship application deadline is February 10, 2015.
Vanderbilt University is offering Undergraduate Clinical Research Internship Program for 2015 academic year. It gives college students the opportunity to participate in both research and clinical patient care at an academic medical center. International students can apply for this internship programme. The program provides each student housing on-campus for the summer, and participants will receive a stipend of $1,500. The internship application deadline is February 1, 2015.
Microsoft is inviting applications for research internship in China for international students. Microsoft provides a competitive package that includes a monthly subsidy, meal allowance, and housing allowance for three months. The Microsoft Research Asia Internship program is open year-round.
Applications are invited for summer undergraduate research internship programme in USA for the year 2015. This program is open to all U.S. and international students who are currently attending a U.S. college or university only. This internship is for a student who wants to make career in biomedical sciences (PhD, MD or MD-PhD) and also to conduct research. Trainees will receive a stipend of $3,500, round trip travel expenses to New York City and accommodations in University Housing. The internship application deadline is 2-Jan-2015.
Bloomberg Careers is inviting applications for analytics and sales summer internship in London for international students. Internship commences 29th June 2015 for 10 weeks. Master’s degree is preferred however the internship is open to applications from those with equivalent work experience. Deadline for application is 16th January 2015.
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory of US department of energy offers internships in the field of Physics for foreign students from US or non US Universities and Colleges. Students must be a undergraduate in Physics majors and must provide evidence of identity and eligibility to work in US. It is a paid internship and there is a Wage of $12.50 per hour for a standard 40-hour work week, subject to U.S. taxes. The internship application deadline is February 8, 2015.
IIASA is offering young scientists summer internship programme in Austria for international students. The internship is provided in the field of research. Applicants are an advanced graduate student (about 2 years prior to receiving a PhD). The duration of internship programme is 3 months. Internship application deadline is 12 January 2015.
The Dickey Center provides funding opportunities for students to broaden their international perspectives and their understanding of different cultures by carrying out leave-term projects. Applicants must be undergraduates returning to campus for at least one term after completing the internship. Returning interns agree to participate as requested in workshops or informational sessions relating to internships in general. The internship is minimum of 8 weeks and students do not have to pay any amount.
Purdue is offering internship in the field of Computer Science for domestic and international students in USA. Purdue will cover up to $2000 in eligible travel costs and provide a stipend of $3500 to help defray the cost of housing and living expenses. The duration of the internship is expected to be eight weeks between the end of May and early August. The deadline for applications is February 10th, 2015.
National Chiao Tung University is inviting applications for research internship programme for international students in Taiwan. Students will be conducting research on either a small independent project or assisting an ongoing project in the host laboratories. NCTU would offer a free round-trip economy class flight ticket from their home country to Taiwan and additional NTD 5,000 scholarship (including 6% tax) for the first month in NCTU for admitted students for 2 months. The application deadlines for the first, second and the third round are 1st Dec., 2014, 16th March, 2015, 8th June, 2015 respectively.
Applications are invited for Research Internship program at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology in Japan. The OIST Graduate School offers education and research opportunities through a system of undergraduate and graduate placements as Research Interns. International students can apply for this internship program. The tenure of Research Intern placements is always between 2 and 6 months, typically 10 to 12 weeks. Tenure will not normally be extended. The last dates to apply for the research periods of January-March, April-June, July-September and Oct – Dec are September 15, November 15, February 28 and May 31 respectively.
National Tsing Hua University College of Engineering is inviting applications for summer research internship programme in Taiwan. Overseas students can apply for this research program. Interns will gain research experience under the guidance of a faculty advisor from College of Engineering. GEL scholarship includes subsidized round trip airline tickets up to NTD 15,000 and free accommodation at university residence hall for two months. The application deadline for Summer Research Program will be December 29.
Applications are invited for Microsoft research India lab internship programme for international students in India. Internships in Microsoft Research India are either research internships or software-development internships. Microsoft pays interns a competitive salary for 12 weeks. Applications are accepted for internships year-round, but applications for summer internships are generally reviewed in January applicants should submit their application in December.
Applications are invited for Internship Program for graduates to work in a major international development organizations. Stipend is provided to all interns according to the location of internships up to 56 calendar days. Internship candidates have to be nationals of ADB members. The duration should be a minimum of eight (8) weeks (56 days) and a maximum of 26 weeks or six (6) months for one internship assignment. Applicants must be enrolled in a Master’s- or PhD-level program at a school in one of the ADB member nations, both prior to and after the internship assignment. Application period for the 2015 Internship Program: 1st batch: 24 October – 19 November, 2nd batch: 16 January – 11 February, 3rd batch: 13 March – 8 April.
American Red Cross is offering internship programme for undergraduate and graduate students in USA. The Red Cross offers both paid and non-paid summer internships. The paid intern salaries range from $10/hour – $20/hour depending on experience, major and educational level. The program offers approximately 85 internship positions in almost every Red Cross line of business. The internship application deadline for summer 2015 is February 27, 2015 (June 8 through August 14, 2015).
Google is offering Operations Engineering Internship for international students for 2015 academic year. Applicants must be pursuing a BA/BS degree in an engineering discipline to be completed between December 2015 and December 2017 at a university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must have Experience working in a technical component based system requiring an understanding of multiple parts and the impact on the whole. Internship application deadline is January 5, 2015.
University of East Anglia, Art History and World Art Studies with the SCVA is offering MA Museum Studies Internships. The internship is open for Home/EU/International students. Each Intern undertakes a programme of workplace-based training as part of a team at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts(SCVA). This is a paid internship. The internships provide students with £10,000 towards fees and expenses. The internship application deadline is 1st March 2015.
Applications are invited for 1 x SADACC MA Museum Studies Internship programme. These internships are offered by the Sainsbury Institute for Art in partnership with the South Asian Decorative Art Crafts Collection (SADACC). Home/EU/International students are eligible to apply for these Internships. Interest in South Asian arts and crafts is desirable but not essential. Internship application deadline is 1 March 2015.
Applications are invited for CNN internships for recent broadcast journalism graduates or graduates from a related field seeking a career in journalism. Internships are offered at central London bureau. This is seven, three-month internships spanning from newsgathering to special feature programmes and sports. All internships are three months in duration and paid. CNN Sports (TV only) and Sports (Digital) internships are four months in duration. International applicants will be required to provide proper visa paperwork prior to arrival if accepted to the program.
ICC (International Chamber of Commerce) is offering Arbitration Internships for international students in Paris. A student with a strong background in international commercial arbitration law and a first experience in arbitration preferred and those who speak English fluently. National from outside the European Union or Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Andorra, Monaco, or Switzerland should get an appropriate visa from a French consulate.