The UK is the third-largest economy in Europe, and a leading international power in countless industries.
Scholarships up to £1000 are available
In a competitive job market, having overseas experience is invaluable. It shows hiring managers your ambition and motivation to succeed. Working abroad also fosters independence, cultural awareness, and gives you market insights into other territories.
If this is your first time living abroad, you are guaranteed to develop personally as well as professionally.
The Learn International internship programme is designed to further your career goals and bring your academic knowledge to life while working with inspiring professionals in your field. It’s also the experience of a lifetime.
Most of our placements are based in London, Oxford and Edinburgh, three hubs of industry and academic excellence. Your placement will be selected according to your field of study and career goals.
Learn more about each internship category by selecting from the list below.
Our internships revolve around learning. Past students describe it like a sandbox: the chance to hone skills, develop new ones, and build confidence, through experimentation and getting out of your comfort zone.
We can provide certified work hours, placement assessments and feedback to satisfy your university’s requirements for academic credit.
Internships also include the mentoring, support and learning goals that are often absent from graduate jobs.
Airfare, materials for placement, Tier 5 visa and associated costs, mandatory health insurance, meals and spending money aren’t included.
*Student residences are an extra fee and subject to availability. If residences aren’t available, homestays are the alternative option. Homestays will offer some meals.
In order to apply for this programme, all applicants must:
We’re small, which helps us keep our fees competitive despite the fully customised programme we offer each student.
There’s an application fee of £95 and a participant commitment fee of £500 that are both non-refundable. Airfare, materials for placement, mandatory health insurance, lunches and spending money aren’t included.
To take part in an internship in the UK, you must have a Tier 5 visa. As of January 2021, this also includes EU/EEA nationals.
This visa is issued by the British government and allows you to stay in the UK for up to six months. The application process is complex, so we have partnered with a specialist company that will guide you through it all. They provide detailed instructions and are available for any questions during the process. The visa requires you to pay two additional fees:
Learn International is dedicated to the commitment of lifelong learning. As such, your internship programme will include up to a £100 stipend towards enrolment onto a professional development course of your choosing to enroll in and complete while you’re on your internship.
For interns who decide not to avail of this opportunity, there will be no additional discount or cash back. Additional terms and conditions apply. Ask your Learn International Internship Coordinator for more information.
We offer scholarships up to £1000 off the programme price. They are competitive, so act quickly and apply here now!
The scholarship application has two parts: a one-page essay about how the placement will contribute to your academic and career goals, and a choice of how you might record your internship experience. You will be asked to submit a weekly video blog.
All scholarship recipients will also be required to:
The application deadline is based on when you’re available to intern.
Applications must be received at least 14 weeks before your intended start date.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, with arrival dates available on most Saturdays throughout the year. Please speak with a Learn International Coordinator to confirm whether your intended arrival date is possible.