Traditional internship

Please note that you can only apply for one internship at a time. If you are not successful you may then apply for another.

Step 1: Complete the online Traditional Application form.

Applications are open 1st October to 30th November 2019

Apply here

Step 2: Pay the Application Fee.

Pay the application fee by the 30th of November.

Step 3: Find out if you have progressed

You will receive notice of whether you have progressed to the next stage of selections by the 20th of December.

Step 4: Submit your internship preferences.

In early February, short-listed applicants will be asked to submit preferences from a list of available internships.

Step 5: IAESTE Approved.

By early, March successful applicants will be chosen based on their preferences and suitability.

Step 6: Complete the Application Package.

Throughout March we will notify successful candidates of their nomination, and send Nomination Packages.
Once completed, your nomination is sent through to the employer for confirmation.

Step 7: Employer confirmation and visa processes.

Once confirmed, we will put successful applicants in touch with the iaeste committee in there receiving country. This committee will provide assistance throughout visa applications (if applicable) and help with other necessary steps needed to prepare.

Step 8: Embark on your adventure!

Book your flights, pack your bags, and join the IAESTE family.


The list of traditional internships we send is exclusive to our applicants – they are not advertised elsewhere, or available to students from other countries or those who have not submitted traditional applications.


$60 Application Fee due when you apply.
$400 Administration Fee payable only by those who successfully complete the application process and obtain an internship. This fee is due once your internship has been confirmed.

Questions? See our FAQ below. Still got questions? Email our Outgoing Coordinator, Kenneth Jimenez (