Summer Internships Abroad

Summer internships overseas are a great way for you to gain practical work experience, immerse yourself in life in another country and develop your professional skills. 

For more information about any of the internship opportunities listed below, please contact the Work Placement team.

Generation UK-China

Generation UK-China are offering two-month internships as a fantastic opportunity for students to gain work experience in China and gain an insight into Chinese culture and business practice. You can select a start date that suits you, which industry sector you would like to gain experience in, and which of six cities you would like to work in.

For more details including eligibility and how to apply, please visit the Generation UK-China advert on MyCareer.

Generation UK China

Huawei Seeds for the Future | China

Huawei is offering UK undergraduates studying STEM or related disciplines the opportunity to travel to China on a 4-week programme in July and August 2020. This is a perfect experience for students looking to gain practical experience working for a dynamic global business in China. Huawei will cover all visa application costs and all travel and accommodation costs in China.

For more details including eligibility and how to apply, please visit the Huawei Seeds for the Future advert on MyCareer.

Discover other internships abroad on MyCareer

If you are interested in finding out about other internships abroad, just head to MyCareer and in vacancies search for ‘Global Careers’ and ‘Internship – Summer’ (under vacancy type filter). We have internships available all around the world with companies such as Bosch China, Texas Instruments in Germany, Heinz Kraft in Europe, KMPG China, Nomura US and Asia, Sony in Japan and many more. 


GoinGlobal is an excellent resource to help you learn about international internships, search for jobs at home and abroad, research country and city guides and much more. To learn how to get started, visit GoinGlobal to create an account, watch videos on how to make the most of this resource, sign up to webinars about working abroad, read blogs and browse thousands of internships available on their website.