International Internships

There are many international internships opportunites to choose from.  Here is a list of a few of those opportunities that may be of interest to students in engineering.

BUNAC Work Abroad
BUNAC's overseas work/travel and volunteer programs offer students and young people an enriching and affordable alternative to package tourism. On a BUNAC program, you have the chance to live and breathe another culture from the inside rather than simply passing through as a tourist. For more than 46 years, BUNAC has made it possible for many thousands of young people to explore the world through work and travel opportunities. Work abroad programs are available in London, Paris, Dublin, Toronto, and Sydney as well as in New Zealand.

Cultural Vistas
The mission of Cultural Vistas is to enrich minds, advance global skills, build careers, and connect lives through international exchange. Cultural Vistas is committed to empowering individuals and impacting lives through international exchange. Their core values serve as a foundation for their organizational culture and as the principles that guide all of their nonprofit's work and actions on a daily basis.


DAAD German Academic Exchange Service - Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE)
RISE is a summer internship program for undergraduate students from the United States, Canada and the UK in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering. It offers unique opportunities for undergraduate students to work with research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany for a period of 2 to 3 months during the summer. RISE interns are matched with doctoral students whom they assist and who serve as their mentors. The working language will be English. All scholarship holders receive stipends from the DAAD to help cover living expenses, while partner universities and research institutes provide housing assistance.


International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IASTE)
IAESTE matches U.S. university students majoring in technical fields with paid internships abroad. Positions are available in industry, research institutes and universities, consulting firms, labs, and other work environments. Most of the positions are 8-12 weeks in the summer, but fall and long-term internships are also available.


Syracuse University Abroad Summer Program Internships
SU Abroad offers summer internship programs for academic credit in England, France, Singapore, Spain, and Switzerland. Internships are available in management, politics, media, law, engineering, art, and education.
Working Abroad - InterExchange
http://www.interexchange.org/content/108/en/Working%20Abroad/How%20Working%20Abroad%20Works.html
Placement programs in France and London including engineering field. Program fees vary with country.


Company-Sponsored Internships