Traditional internship

Applications are open from October 1st to 30th November 2022

Pay the application fee by the 30th of November 2022

You will receive notice of whether you have progressed to the next stage of selections by the 20th of December, 2022.

In early February 2023, short-listed applicants will be asked to submit preferences from a list of available internships.

By early, March 2023 successful applicants will be chosen based on their preferences and suitability.

Throughout March 2023 we will notify successful candidates of their nomination, and send Nomination Packages.
Once completed, your nomination is sent through to the employer for confirmation.

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.

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

How we assess your application

Scroll below to read through our assessment (ranking) process or if you’re having trouble viewing the image, download PDF copy here.


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.

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