Discover the perfect opportunity to spend a summer working or volunteering abroad. We've got a range of programmes to suit your needs and give you the best experience possible.
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The aim of a work placement abroad is to develop skills you've learnt in the classroom in a practical real-world experience, combined with the added dimension of strengthening your cross-cultural competencies. An international work experience will enhance your employability and could be a valuable stepping stone as perhaps your first professional role.
Volunteering abroad is a great way to get experience and give something back. We have a range of options on offer with more coming up for summer 2020.
My placement helped me start my career straight out of university. I gained valuable psychological clinical experience and two weeks after I graduated I started working in the clinical field!
Research opportunities abroad offer excellent ways to become immersed in, and contribute to, a variety of research projects. They almost always offer generous scholarships and grants.
AIESEC is a global youth-led organisation striving to achieve peace and fulfillment of humankind’s potential. Together with partner organisations, AIESEC facilitates cross-cultural exchanges in the form of volunteering experiences & professional internships.
Summer Camp USA is your chance to spend the summer living, working as a camp counsellor and travelling in America. Boost your CV with the most fun job you'll ever have, while making friends for life, learning new skills and getting a unique slice of American culture.
Drop’pin@EURES is the place where companies and organisations can promote and showcase their youth opportunities designed to help young Europeans take their first steps into the labour market.
ErasmusIntern provides an integrated market place that aims at bringing together internship providers and students seeking an internship opportunity abroad.
Eurodesk raises awareness on learning mobility opportunities and encourages young people to become active citizens. Opportunities for learning, internships, volunteering and grants are available.
Information and advice on how to start volunteering. Plus search for opportunities and organisations which are actively looking for volunteers.
The European Solidarity Corps is the new European Union initiative which creates opportunities for young people to volunteer or work in projects in their own country or abroad that benefit communities and people around Europe.
We run lots of different sessions throughout the year to provide you with essential information about going abroad. From first year and second year briefings to funding chats and country low-downs, we've got it covered.