Your are studying and you would like to find an internship. In this article we give you some advice to stay find an internship abroad. Working abroad during your studies has a lot of benefits. Not only you get practical experience but an internship abroad is also a good way to learn a language and to learn to adapt to different cultures. Maybe you might find it difficult to find an internship abroad. Here you find 4 keys to succeed when searching an internship abroad.
When you are planning an internship abroad
- you have to start your search early, at least 3 to 6 months (depending on the destination) before the planned start
- you might do a quick research about the application requirements as they are different for each country
- you might translate and adapt your motivation letter and resume
- Follow up your applications regularly by contacting the companies you applied to
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Generally, you have the possibility either to look for an internship before leaving or to search once you arrived. If you are already in the country because you are studying it is often easier to search once you have started the studies.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of using an internship program?
Internship program provide might be very costly, but once accepted into the program, you the provider has to guarantee a placement. Another plus is that they will also help you with the visa requirements.
Finding your internship on your own requires that you know what you want. You need to be proactive and willing to invest a lot of time in screening employers and sending your application. However, at the end you might be proud of the result and you will save a lot of money. Moreover, your university might also assist with the visa and you might also contact a coach who might help you.
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