“I have been offered four different job opportunities in Sydney, all impressed with my German industrial experience . While staying in Germany I made so many new friends from different countries and am still in contact with all of them”
With IAESTE you can embark on a life-changing experience. You’ll gain invaluable experience relevant to your degree, get outside your comfort zone and make lifelong friendships.
Paid professional placements for students of all technical disciplines, including engineering, science, applied design, architecture, and IT
80 member countriesOver
6-52 weeksInternships ranging from
universities, local government bodies, multinational companies, consultancies, and laboratoriesA huge variety of employers, including
cost of living (including accommodation)Salaries to cover
assistance before, during, and after the placementStep by step
Be greeted immediately by a Local Committee and fellow international interns
Gain exposure to new cultures through living and travelling overseas
Develop your social and technical skills all at once
Gain an international resume builder!
Grow your global network of friends and coworkers
( … and get paid! )
All internships cover living costs at an absolute minimum
Students are responsible for their own travel and insurance costs
link for our fee structureIAESTE Australia charges a fee so we can keep running. Check out this
There may be extra costs associated with visa applications, depending on the country
IAESTE Applicants are required to be:
Most IAESTE internships require applicants who are enrolled at an Australian university at the time of application
Students who are in their penultimate year of study (undergraduate) and/or postgraduate students are eligible
A minimum overall grade average of 65% or more is ideal
Across the world there are thousands of students involved in IAESTE Local Committees, playing a vital role in the the IAESTE community!
IAESTE Local Committees (LC) are student-run committees made up of past, current and future IAESTE trainees promoting the benefits of international exchange. We help welcome trainees, organise social activities, attend university and industry promotions, and create other marketing initiatives. Check out the IAESTE Australia Facebook page for a glimpse!
If you’re keen to get involved, click one of the links on the right and get in touch!