In search for an Internship Abroad - Information and portals

Students informing themselves Foto: Jan von Allwörden/DAAD

Finding an internship abroad can be very frustrating, especially when you are unsure about where you wish to do your internship.

For more information and ideas on where you can go and how to apply for an internship, visit the course site "Internship Abroad" on OpenOLAT. In addition to the current internship opportunities, you will find information about preparing your application documents.

Contact person at your institute

Inernship office Nutritional Sciences and Household Economics Bärbel Gruber To the Website
Internship Office Agricultural Sciences Helge Krautwurst To the Website
Medicine Practical Year abroad Maike Baumgärtel To the Website
Fachergänzung Katrin Schmidtke To the  Website
Lehramt Melanie Korn To the Website

Dipl.-Psych. Sarah Trehern,         Dipl.-Psych. Anna Hirschmüller

To the Website


General country information

Data Base, portals and links

Finding databases that offer internships abroad may not be too difficult. However,  finding the ones that are also in English can be challenging.

europdesk: raus von zu Haus

A good portal, where you can define your search based on the various types of stays abroad. Unfortunately only available in German.

Scholarship database of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

This data base increases your chances of finding a suitable scholarship by combining your degree level and your target region.

European Funding Guide

Scholarship portal

Amerika Gesellschaft Kiel
EuroDesk / Ostee-Jugendbüro
Deutsch-Französisches Jugendwerk

Helpful links to different topics

Ruttgers Internship Guide

Job and Internship Guide Berkley

Williams College Internship Guide