Applications are invited for Internship Programme of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute. Interns must be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher).
United Nations interns are not paid. All costs related to travel, insurance, accommodation and living expenses must be borne by either the interns or their sponsoring institutions
Field of Internship: Fields of study may include international relations, international law, social and political sciences, psychology, economics and public administration
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI)
An internship can be taken in Italy
Eligibility: 1. Applicants to the UNICRI internship programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
- Be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher);
- Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent);
- Have graduated with a university degree (as defined in 3.1 (a) and (b) above) and, if selected, must commence the internship within a one-year period of graduation.
- A person who is the child or sibling of a staff member shall not be eligible to apply for an internship at the United Nations. An applicant who bears to a staff member any other family relationship may be engaged as an intern, provided that he or she shall not be assigned to the same work unit of the staff member nor placed under the direct or indirect supervision of the staff member.
Also, please bear in mind that:
- United Nations interns are not paid. All costs related to travel, insurance, accommodation and living expenses must be borne by either the interns or their sponsoring institutions;
- Selected candidates are responsible for obtaining the necessary visas and for arranging their travel;
- Interns are responsible for costs arising from accidents and/or illness incurred during the internship and must show proof of a valid major global medical insurance coverage.
Internship Open for International Students: International students are eligible to apply for this internship.
Is this paid internship? The United Nations does not remunerate interns in any way. All costs related to an intern’s participation in the programme must be borne by the applicant who will have to make his/her own arrangements for travel, visas, accommodation, etc. Interns do not receive a salary or emoluments from the United Nations. The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) accepts unpaid interns on an ad hoc basis.
Internship Description: The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) accepts unpaid interns on an ad hoc basis. The purpose of our Programme is to offer students from diverse academic backgrounds an educational experience through practical work assignments within the international environment of the UN, while offering the United Nations the assistance of qualified students specializing in various professional fields.
Number of awards offered: Not Known
Internship Duration: The minimum duration of an internship is two months, which may be extended depending on the needs of the office to a maximum period of six months.
The internship programme is on a full-time basis. Interns are expected to work five full days a week in the Unit that has selected them, under the supervision of an experienced staff member.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Effective immediately, the hiring of interns for our Programme will be done using the United Nations Secretariat online recruitment system, Inspira, and eligible candidates can apply on the United Nations Career Portal. The first step in the process is to create a profile which is a prerequisite for submitting job applications in Inspira.
Once the profile is completed, applicants can search for Internship Job Openings they are interested in the Job Openings page of UN Careers under the category “Internship”.
All applicants are strongly encouraged to apply online well before the deadlines stated in the Internship Job Openings. No applications will be accepted after the deadlines. The deadlines for all current applications will be stated on the Careers Portal website as well as in the Internship Job Openings.
Online applications will be automatically acknowledged where an e-mail address has been provided. Please note that you will receive two (2) confirmation e-mails:
- First e-mail confirms your registration
2. Second e-mail confirms your application for an internship. This e-mail will be sent after the successful submission of your application.
Internship Application Deadline: Contact Employer