Get a glimpse into your industry and intern in London, a historic, multi-cultural city full of instantly recognisable icons! Our internships partners (CIEE) will source a customised internship placement for you, based on your studies, experience, interests and career goals..

Key information

 

Study areas


Undergraduate:

  • Business (no logistics)
  • Business Information Systems
  • Arts (global studies, history, politics, international relations)
  • Media and Communications (no games)
  • Design (limited architecture and industrial design)
  • ICT/Computer Science 


Note:
 These study areas are just a guide, and availability of relevant internships depends on many individual factors. Some study areas and majors are more difficult than others to source internships for. CIEE can provide advice and guidance on alternative locations if required, but internships are not guaranteed. If your study area is not listed here, but you are interested in this destination, please let us know and we can confirm with the internship provider.

Postgraduate:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Corporate Governance
  • Master of Digital Business Management
  • Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Master of Human Resource Management
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Project Management
  • Master of Social Impact
  • Master of Supply Chain Innovation
  • Master of Business Information Systems
  • Master of Finance & Banking; Financial Technologies; Professional Accounting (limited and competitive, not available in large banks or big 4 firms)
  • Master of Design; Design Strategy & Innovation
  • Master of Media & Communications
  • Master of Writing


Note:
 Internships for postgraduate students can be more difficult to source due to the niche and specific nature of courses and study areas. The study areas listed here are a guide only and it is suggested that postgraduate students discuss program options with Swinburne Abroad prior to applying.
 

Eligible students

Specific eligibility requirements depend on the academic unit being utilised, but all students must meet the minimum eligibility criteria:

Undergraduate

  • Completed at least 100CP (8 units), 150 CP if you want to use the international internship unit
  • Have an average weighted mark of at least 60% (or satisfy additional eligibility criteria if mark is between 50–60%)
  • Have available space in your course for the applicable academic unit (domestic students may be able overload their degree).


Postgraduate

  • Completed at least 25CP (2 units) at the time of application
  • Have an average weighted mark of at least 60% (or satisfy additional eligibility criteria if mark is between 50–60%)
  • Have available space in your course for the applicable academic unit (domestic students may be able overload their degree).

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Application deadline

Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis, with places allocated to the first students to complete a full application and meet eligibility criteria.

  • Applications open: 7 November 2022
  • Final deadline for applications: 1 January 2023


Note: 
This program requires a minimum of 5 participants to run. There is a maximum of 20 spots available.

Inclusions

  • Tailored internship placement
  • Pre-internship resume and interview coaching as needed
  • Visa assistance and most fees (if applicable)
  • 24/7 support and emergency assistance
  • CIEE On-site Orientation: includes pertinent info on student housing, cultural considerations, health and safety protocol, and local logistics.
  • Welcome meal as a part of orientation
  • Two cultural activities
  • Two professional development activities
  • Accommodation (double/triple occupancy dormitory/shared apartment style) 
  • Farewell dinner or culmination event
  • BUNAC fee for Tier V sponsorship
  • Swinburne travel insurance (subject to eligibility requirements)


Exclusions

  • Tuition fees
  • Some visa expenses (if applicable)
  • Airfares
  • Daily living expenses


Note: Program fee includes BUNAC fee; however, students must pay an additional visa-related expense directly to UKVI 244 GBP (approx. A$438)

Information sessions

Find out more about the program at one of our upcoming info sessions.