AIESEC provides internships that help you to discover your next steps in life
6 – 78weeks
salary or housingIncluded
Experience new cultures
There’s nothing quite like living in a brand new country, working with people from all around. Imagine the things you’d learn!
Become a professional
Work in a company abroad and gain life long skills you can use in your future career. Gain experience working as a professional
Get out of your comfortzone
If you don’t try and experience new things, you’ll never find your full potential. Challenge yourself, and discover the best version of yourself.
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Starting year round
The duration of our internships vary between short (6-12 weeks), mid (3-12 months) and long-term (1 – 1.5 years). As a bachelor student, you can gain experience in your field during your summer break and as a master student, we can help you to start your international career. Starting dates are year round, so if you want you can start next month. Or maybe you like to plan a few months ahead, whatever floats your boat.
Find the industry for you
Our supply changes every week! Together we will look if there is an opportunity that fits your background. The main fields are business administration, human resources, IT, engineering, business development, finance, marketing & sales. Sometimes we also have opportunities outside these fields. Don’t hesitate to contact us to find out if we have an opportunity that fits your background!
How it works
In the Netherlands, we will personally guide you to find a project you like and that fits your personal needs and we will help you prepare for your time abroad. Abroad, another AIESEC office will be your support system during your experience.
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Experiences of others
Romy Horeman - Brazil
Gerike Baas - Vietnam
I was responsible for exploring materials and resources regarding teaching English for different purposes, organizing events to connect learners community with expatriate community and developing initiatives to create an English speaking environment for a cafe. It was an amazing and educational experience!
Annabel Koppes - Portugal
I discovered the world of influencer marketing, tech companies, coding, annotating, having lunch at the beach, surfing, cultures meeting, green whine, eating a lot, meeting amazing people, learning about me, developing me and having lots and lots of fun. This experience taught me a great deal about the professional world but also about myself and my future.I am missing it already and I can truly recommend it to anyone!
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Frequently Asked Questions
When can I do a professional internship?
Projects are available all year long. However, most of the internships run either in summer (June-August) or winter (December-February).
Do I get paid?
Yes, you do get paid. Wages differ per opportunity, but this always indicated in our online portal. It will always be sufficient to cover housing and most of your food. As an indication, students that intern in Amsterdam via AIESEC earn about 1150 euros per month net.
How long in advance should I start applying?
In general, we advise starting applying three to four months in advance. At this point in time, most of the projects for the time that you would like to go are available and you have still time to look around and apply to several different projects.
What is the right background and how important is it?
Most Global Talent internships are related to business & economics. Project for studies such as (international) business administration, economics, supply chain management, strategic management are very common. We also have a lot of IT, marketing and engineering internships. Are you not sure whether your profile is a match? Don’t hesitate to contact your local AIESEC office.
Do I need a minimum number of ECTS?
Formally, there is no minimum of ECTS required. However, we do advise students to earn at least 120 ECTS before applying, since this will greatly increase your chances of being approved for an internship.
I am a student at HBO, can I still do a professional internship with AIESEC?
Yes you can! Since 2016, students from HBO (Applied Sciences) are also allowed to go abroad with AIESEC.
In which countries can I do an internship abroad?
The opportunities in the portal are from all over the world since AIESEC is present in 126 countries!