International Job/Internship Search Resources

The Center for Career Development is neither promoting nor supporting these programs listed below.  This is just a list of resources that have been brought to our attention by students and other sources.  Please make sure that any international program with which you consider working with is completely researched.

Americas Europe France
Germany Ireland Spain
United Kingdom         Africa Asia
China India Israel
Japan Korea Nepal
Thailand South Pacific          Worldwide             

Americas

  • ACCION International - Nonprofit group operating in Central/Latin America for the purpose of reducing poverty and improving the employability of the poor. Both paid and unpaid internships. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.
  • AMIGOS  - Organizes volunteer abroad programs for high school and college students seeking powerful life experiences. You will experience full cultural immersion that will challenge you and leave you with lifelong memories
  • Education Programs Abroad - Summer study internship programs for academic credit in the UK (London), Belgium, Germany, and Spain. Unpaid, where students are expected to pay a program fee which includes room and board.
  • Manna Project International - Fostering communities of talented young leaders to become the next generation of social change agents by engaging in collaborative, on-the-ground service with international communities in need.
  • Maximo Nivel - Offers its TEFL/TESOL Certification, Native Spanish Program, International Volunteer Program, and Native English Program in all three countries — Peru, Costa Rica, and Guatemala.
  • Fundación Runa - Provides tools and resources to indigenous communities and farmers’ associations working towards their vision of sustainable development in the Ecuadorian Amazon through internship programs focusing on community development and environmental management.
  • WowJobs - Specializes in jobs in Canada.

Europe

  • American-Scandinavian Foundation - Training and Fellowship opportunities in Scandinavian countries.
  • EUSA - Opportunities to live and work abroad in London, Dublin, Madrid, Paris, or Geneva.
  • University of Central Florida - U. of Central Florida offers a 2-summer paid research experience in Optics.  The first year is domestic, the second is in Europe.
  • University of Rochester - Semester-long programs in Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and the UK that are administered by Educational Programs Abroad (EPA). London internships are also available in summer.
  • Bubble Digital Career Portal  - Digital Careers in the UK
  • TEFL Worldwide Prague - TEFL certification course and teach English abroad.
  • iExperienceAssist the Head Teacher with the teaching of a world-class course, as well as mentor and support students.

France

  • French American Chamber of Commerce - Internships available in both public sector (local government, museums, research laboratories) and private sector (primarily American companies operating in France).
  • The Pasteur Foundation in Paris, France - Provides U.S. undergraduates with the rare opportunity to conduct summer research at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France. The foundation’s goal is to encourage students in the pursuit of a scientific career and to expose them to an international laboratory experience.

Germany

  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - Independent news and broadcasting corporation. Hires more than 10 research and electrical engineering interns for 8-12 week periods. Interns are paid $48 a day. Research interns travel to Munich and should be fluent in a language of Eastern Europe or the Commonwealth of Independent States.
  • The USA-Interns Program - The German-American Internship Exchange founded by the Steuben-Schurz-Gesellschaft and supported by the US Consulate Frankfurt.

Ireland

  • Notre Dame’s Dublin Program – See information on the program's site, O’Connell House as well as search on GoIRISH for postings
  • Dublin Internships - Dublin Internships provides full-time, professional-level internships across the spectrum of majors, minors and career options in modern, progressive Dublin, Ireland.

Spain

  • The Spanish National Cancer Research Center - The Spanish National Cancer Research Center claims to award 10 summer training positions to Undergrads in their final two years of biomedicine studies in any country.
  • iExperienceAssist the Head Teacher with the teaching of a world-class course, as well as mentor and support students.

United Kingdom

  • Hansard Scholars Programme - Opportunity for students to become involved in the workings of the British government and politics. Internships are unpaid, though relevant travel and lunch expenses may be provided, lasting 12-16 weeks over the summer.
  • INSTEP: Institute of Economic and Political Studies - INSTEP offers semester and academic year programs for juniors and seniors interested in politics, law, economics, political economy, contemporary Europe, the social sciences and the humanities in either London or Cambridge

Africa

  • Connect 123 Internships in South Africa - Variety of internships based in South Africa and Argentina. Provide a wide variety of subjects including but not limited to, design, marketing, business, film, photography, journalism, social work, medicine, and tourism.
  • Visions in Action - Internships in urban areas of Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, and Zimbabwe, focusing on urban development and includes such issues as refugee relief, famine relief, women, agriculture, family planning, appropriate technology, and youth work.
  • iExperienceAssist the Head Teacher with the teaching of a world-class course, as well as mentor and support students.

Asia

  • CRCC ASIA – Fee Based internship program in Asia.
  • Global Apprenticeship - Empower young individuals in developing their career and/or educational goals with a global mindset and hands-on experience. Proficiency in the local language is not required to participate in any of our programs. College credit or scholarships are not available.
  • GlobaLinks Learning Abroad - Provides students with an abundance of program options worldwide. Students may wish to study and life abroad on a semester or year program, complete an internship, attend a short-term program during a semester break, complete a research project on an overseas campus, and plenty of other opportunities.
  • IES Global - IESG has been specializing in creating tailored educational programs to bridge the gap between the East and West. Internship areas include NGO's, marketing, international business, green technology, engineering, events management, finance, law and more.
  • Internship Network Asia  - A Comprehensive program that provides participants with working experience in their chosen field including a sense of cultural understanding, orientation and comfort in Shanghai, China. Basic, Comprehensive or Deluxe packages available.

China

  • Abroad China - Provides individuals unique opportunities to better understand China. The fee-based Summer Program is a 9-week internship program geared for university students or recent graduates that includes housing, networking events, weekend trip, and many other features.
  • Academic Internship Council – Internship placements in Mumbai and Singapore.
  • Beneath the Tree - Offers opportunities connecting people to people, countries to countries, and cultures to cultures for mutual understanding through professional business experiences. International Internships include the Weihai Program, an ESL teaching program internship in China.
  • CRCC Asia - Specializes in connecting China and the global community through consulting, intensive courses and internships.
  • ChinaESL - Jobs offered in various districts of Beijing, and also in cities throughout China. Most of the jobs are English teaching positions in schools ranging from kindergartens to the university level.
  • China Study Abroad - CSA offers full-time China internship positions in a wide range of industries with year-round start dates.
  • Get in2 China - The China Internship Program offers an opportunity to acquire invaluable working experience in Beijing where you can obtain insightful knowledge of how business is done in China as well as its culture.
  • Next Step Connections - A Global agency specializing in providing internship placements in Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Beijing for overseas students. Internships are available all year round enabling students to choose a start date and length of stay. The program includes internships placement, housing, and a monthly cash stipend
  • NTK Academic Group – Teaching opportunities in Hong Kong
  • Global Exchange Center - Arranges internships for students interested in obtaining work experience in the Chinese business environment. The goal of is to offer valuable and practical insight into Chinese culture, coupled with a perspective of Chinese business practices, fostering greater understanding of the cross-cultural differences underlying the global economy.
  • My China Opportunity - Internship placement program that helps students and graduates from abroad gain entry into the Chinese market. Services provided include internship placement, cultural activities, social activities, welcome package, visa assistance, networking events, Mandarin classes, emergency customer service, airport pickup, and a reference letter.
  • Teaching Nomad - Positions in this category are usually private English language training centers preschools or Universities. Positions are available in modern cities as well as more authentic settings.
  • Ningbo Wencheng International Student Internship Inc. - Provides the opportunity for young professionals to do internships in Ningbo China. Also educates students on the policy, culture, economy, and life in China as well as offers Mandarin Chinese classes to students in China.
  • Ma Academy -Our goal is to help students get in the school of their dreams. We are academic, test prep, and admissions experts, who have successfully helped hundreds of students in a variety of areas, and most importantly, have brought the dream schools into reach.
  • Pioneer & Beyond - Pioneer & Beyond can make your dreams of teaching in China come true. We have a range of ESL teaching positions available in cities across China, teaching students of all ages. 
  • Nord Anglia Education - Nord Anglia Education is one of the world’s leading global premium schools organizations, creating an educational offer for the world of tomorrow. 

India

  • Teach for India - Nationwide movement of outstanding college graduates and young professionals who teach full time in low-income schools for two years. Fellowship enables students to become lifelong leaders advocating for educational equity.

Israel

  • University of Haifa Internships - Offers internship experiences in a variety of fields, among them education, social work, immigrant absorption, the physical sciences, women’s studies, Jewish-Arab relations, and international finance. Open to qualified full-time students who have successfully completed at least two full years of academic study.
  • iExperienceAssist the Head Teacher with the teaching of a world-class course, as well as mentor and support students.

Japan

  • NanoJapan International Research Experience for Undergraduates - Focuses on cultivating interest in nanotechnology among young U.S. undergraduate students, especially those from underrepresented groups, and encouraging such students to pursue graduate study and academic research in the physical sciences.
  • JET - Japan Exchange & Teaching Program - a teaching English in Japan program that is supported by the Japanese Ministry of Education and Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  Competitive salary, airfare, and in-country support is provided.  

  • Elite Educational Institute - Teach English in Japan-The reason why families come to Elite is very goal oriented – they want to plan and prepare to go to school in America, or they want make sure their children’s education is always at American standard levels as if they were in America.

  • AEON -  AEON Corporation of Japan has been an innovator in the field of English education, offering exceptional classroom and internet opportunities to study and master the language. 

     

Korea

  • Chase Academy - A private education institution in Korea placing University graduates in esteemed teaching positions.
  • Aclipse -  Aclipse is currently looking to fill numerous teaching positions in Korea for our world respected client, Chungdahm Learning, beginning this August. Locations include the Korean cities of Seoul, Busan, Daegu, Jeonju, Ulsan, Daejeon, Cheonan, Wonju, and Cheongna.
  • Noumena Education InitiativeFounded by Ivy League graduates, Noumena Education Initiative is a fast-growing private education institute in South Korea.

Nepal

  • Internship Nepal - Not-for-Profit Organization established to connect students from all over the world with companies and NGO's in Nepal. They facilitate local internships with media, education, health, medical, culture, community development, environment, social-sector, and human rights organizations.

Thailand

  • Teach Thailand Corps - Focuses on strengthening the primary and secondary school education systems in Thailand, particularly high-need areas, by placing undergraduates in underserved Thai schools as English language teachers.

South Pacific

  • Australearn - The largest provider of students from North America to Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific. Staff in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Fiji, AustraLearn offers unparalleled support in your home country as well as abroad. Semester, year-long and short term study abroad opportunities as well as internships.
  •  Intern NZ – Internships in Australia and New Zealand

Worldwide

  • Academic Internship Council - Independent, non-profit organization focused on expanding internship programs in North America and beyond, including new teams in Toronto and Singapore.
  • AIESEC - Operating in more than 90 plus, AIESEC is a student-run international organization, offering business-related internships that open to all majors.
  • American Institute for Foreign Study, College Division - Arranges the international exchange of college students. Field of operations encompasses 10 campuses in Mexico, Europe, Asia, and Australia, and offers about 40 internships each year for a duration of 12 to 15 weeks each. Unpaid, voluntary internships for college juniors, seniors, and graduate students. Requires a $50 applicant processing fee.
  • American University’s World Capitals Program - AU offers semester study programs with internships in Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Chile, China, Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Spain, and the UK. Study areas include business, communications, economics, history, journalism, political science, and the social sciences.
  • Ameson Education and Culture Exchange Foundation - Non-profit, non-governmental organization committed to the promotion and implementation of education exchanges in China and abroad. Maintains offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Nanjing, Suzhou, Washington DC plus numerous operations centers worldwide. 
  • Arcadia University Center for Education Abroad - Academic internship programs available in Australia, England, Ireland, and Scotland, ranging in duration from a summer to a semester. Includes credit-bearing courses that will help you in the workplace to which you are assigned.
  • ASHOKA: Innovators for the Public - Nonprofit organization awarding fellowships for innovation ideas related to social change in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Offers 15 unpaid internships each year related to publications, press relations, publicity, fundraising, and fellowship relations. Duration of internships varies.
  • CDS - In Germany, CDS has several different programs in business and technical fields for undergraduates, graduates, and professionals; applicants must know some German. CDS also offers placement programs in Spain and Argentina.
  • CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange - Council offers summer, semester, academic year and full year study programs with internships and research opportunities in Brazil, China, Dominican Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain and the UK. Programs include studies in culture, history, business, politics and other subjects, along with the languages of the host countries.
  • Connect-123 - Develops and administers internship programs in Barcelona, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Dublin and Shanghai. Hosted by local companies, nonprofit organizations, schools, research institutes and health care clinics.
  • CMMB: Catholic Medical Mission Board - International, faith based NGO providing long-term, co-operative medical and developmental aid to communities affected by poverty and healthcare issues.
  • Cross Cultural Solutions - A recognized leader in the field of international volunteering.
  • Cultural Embrace - Offers customized international travel itineraries for individuals or groups to volunteer, intern, teach, work, take cultural classes, and travel. Program fees ranging from $100-$4,000 include housing, meals, and sometimes transportation for these global full-time, intern, and volunteer opportunities.
  • Cultural Vistas - Array of personalized international internships, fellowships, and work-study programs.  Participants gain the sought-after skills and experience necessary to jumpstart successful careers while fulfilling their ambitions of traveling and living abroad.
  • Devex - International Development opportunities
  • Devnetjobs - International Development opportunities
  • Education Abroad Network - Provides internship opportunities in Australia and China.
  • ELI Abroad - Looks for, and partners with, small humanitarian and environmental organizations without the means to recruit volunteers. ELI screens volunteers, helps with placements, provides travel planning assistance and is responsible for customer service western volunteers expect and rely on. Internships in 24 countries, with the widest selection in Ireland, China, South Africa, Brazil, and France. All internships are unpaid except in China, where interns often receive a modest stipend that covers their accommodations. 
  • Friends World Program - Offers semester and academic year internships in China, Costa Rica, India, Australia, Japan, South Africa, South Korea, and the UK . Positions are available in areas such as historical architecture, archaeology, art, economics, and music. There is a high degree of independence and flexibility with these programs.
  • Global Brigades - World’s largest student-led global health and sustainable development organization. Since 2004, programs have mobilized thousands of university students and professionals through nine skill-based service programs to improve quality of life in under resourced communities.
  • Global Campus – Study Abroad - Programs in Costa Rica, Ecuador, England, France, India, Kenya, Mexico, Senegal, and Venezuela. Internships are available for credit at many sites.
  • Global Experiences - International experiential education programs including international internships, summer internships, fashion internships, and teaching English abroad (TEFL) programs.
  • Global Links – Study abroad and internship programs internationally
  • Global Service Corps - Service-learning, cultural immersion in Costa Rica, Kenya, and Thailand.
  • Global Vision International - Variety of internship programs including volunteer internships, conservation internships, wildlife research internships and education internships. Positions offer valuable opportunities to further training, hands on field experience, and knowledge of a foreign language.
  • Habitat for Humanity - International Volunteer Program gives students the opportunity to serve in an overseas offices for several months.
  • IES: Institute for the International Education of Students - Offers a wide variety of internships in the areas of art, business, education, government, law, politics, science, social organization and theater. Internship placements are available in over 20 destinations.
  • Interexchange - Assists international students and young professionals with securing internships and practical training programs in the U.S.
  • IAESTE: International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience - Offers paid internships in over 30 countries in technical fields such as engineering, computer science, mathematics, natural/physical sciences, architecture, and agricultural science. Most placements last for 8-12 weeks over the summer, though fall and long-term programs are also available.
  • International Bridge to Justice - Nonprofit, nongovernmental organization dedicated to ensuring the basic legal rights of ordinary citizens in developing and transition countries. Internships include Criminal Justice eLearning Initiative, Social Media/Web Communications, Program Management, JusticeMakers Program Management, Development, and Documentary Journalism.
  • International Cooperative Education - As a program participant, students will gain invaluable international, paid work, culture, and language experience. Each working experience is unique and tailored to the student’s interests, language ability and goals.
  • International Education Program - Internship and summer jobs program involves work experience and linguistic/cultural immersion in Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Finland, Austria, Italy, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, Brazil, Chile, and Argentina. Employment available in several fields. All positions are paid and provide sufficient income to cover living expenses while abroad.
  • InterExchange -  Abroad program InterExchange, Sustainable Action Costa Rica is a specialized 8-day educational tour of Costa Rica focusing on hands-on education in social and environmental sustainability (specifically the UN Sustainable Development Goals). 
  • International Internships - Leading provider of Internship Placements around the world for college students and recent graduates. Program staff arrange for student’s housing, provide an on-site orientation and on-site support for each program.
  • IVP: International Volunteer Program - Provides students the opportunity to intern in France or the UK. Six weeks are spent working with tourism offices, summer camps, hospitals, environmental projects and local city governments and two weeks are reserved for travel. At least two years of French language study is required for positions in France. Housing and meals provided during the work period.
  • Overland - Overland offers multiple summer programs for young adults both domestically and abroad including: hiking, bicycle touring, community service, language study abroad and writing programs. They regularly hire top college students to lead these summer programs. First time leaders are typically based in the U.S., and returning leaders fill most international programs.
  • Peace Corps - As one of the world's most successful and respected development organizations, employees enjoy challenging and interesting jobs by providing program and medical support, recruit new volunteers, manage overseas offices, and provide important administrative services.
  • People to People International - Nonprofit educational and cultural exchange organization, which administers programs for college groups in over 20 countries. Offers unpaid internships for 2-month periods and traveling seminars.
  • Putney Student Travel - Seeking qualified college students to lead groups of high school students on overseas Language Learning, Cultural Exploration, Community Service, and Global Awareness in Action programs.
  • Syracuse University - Offers a variety of internships and field placements at their study centers in France, Italy, Spain, the UK and Zimbabwe as well as in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Switzerland. Internships are available in areas such as communications, drama, business, law, international relations, management, political science and social services.
  • World Federalists - Promotes the work of the United Nations in the areas of environmentalism, human rights, and conflict resolution. Interns get experience in conducting policy research, coordinating conferences, writing, editing, public relations, and lobbying. Open to college students, graduates, and graduate students.
  • World Teach -  International teaching opportunities
  • United Nations Association of the USA - Strengthens the United Nations system and promotes U.S. participation in the organization. Offers several unpaid internships of variable duration, most of which involve research, proofreading, writing, and general office responsibilities.
  • United States Government - A database of all US government positions both in the US and abroad
  • United States Department of State - Department of state positions both in the US and abroad
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID) - Search for positions with USAID the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.