Job Location: Multiple Locations in Germany
Employment Date: Semester Long
Work Schedule: Full-Time
placements throughout Germany are possible. Students are encouraged to
consider combining one of the grant funded programs (eg. CDS
International’s EMGIP program or the Bosch summer internship) with the
possibility to get credit and support through IE3. If you are interested in an internship in Germany, but don’t see one on the website that fits your needs, contact Natanya Desai for more information.
Through a partnership with USA-Interns in Germany, IE3
Global Internship participants have access to a wide variety of German
internship opportunities in business, engineering, education, culture,
international studies, political science, and liberal arts.
Sample internship areas include: Journalism and Publishing (Magazines, Newspapers, Publishers, Radio Stations) Business
(Consulting, Retail, Marketing, Operations, HR, Trade Organizations,
Chamber of Commerce) Culture and Art (Museums, Music Festivals, Opera
Houses, Radio Stations, Photography) Political Science (Government
Offices, Political Parties, Consulates, International Organizations)
Engineering (Consulting, Analysis, Research, Universities, Private
Businesses) Education (Teaching, TESOL, Educational Advising,
International Education, Educational Program Administration) Placements
with Adidas are also a possibility, though they are not guaranteed.
USA -Interns works with applicants coming through IE3
Global Internships to arrange internships and work permit waivers. They
do not help with arranging accommodation and applicants should be
prepared to navigate life in Germany on their own (including Anmeldung and searching for housing, settling into a new city, etc.).
available depend on the skills of the applicant and the needs of the
organization. Internships are available year round, but applicants
should apply as early as possible in order to give maximum opportunity
for arranging an internship that is a good fit.
according to internship. In general applicants must have maturity,
office skills and solid German language communication skills.
· Applicants must submit a German resume (Lebenslauf) with the IE3 application. A Lebenslauf requires a photo in the upper right hand corner. Click here for tips on creating a Lebenslauf.
· In addition to the IE3
program requirements, USA-Interns has the following requirements: -
Applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident. A foreign national
is eligible if he/she is a full-time student completing a Bachelor’s/
Graduate degree at an accredited US university and will return to the US
after the internship to complete his/her degree. - Applicant must be an
enrolled student both before and after the internship. A recent
graduate may apply, so long as his/her graduation took place no more
than 4 months prior to commencing the internship. -Applicants should
have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Exceptions exist in certain
fields. -Applicants must have previously gained some form of work
experience (student job, vacation job, clerical work, volunteer work,
internship, etc.). - Applicants must be between the ages of 20 and 30.
Exceptions exist for graduate students.
Language Ability Needed: English and two years of German at the college level.
Duration of Internship: 3-6 months
Internship found at: http://ie3global.ous.edu/positions/internshipsingermany/