IES Abroad has announced the launch of IES Internships in order to enhance the internships offerings in major cities across the world.
IES Abroad is one of the largest providers of study abroad programmes. It offers programmes to US based college students with high-quality internships, in major cities of Europe, Asia and Australia.
Till now, more than 90,000 college students have studied on IES Abroad programmes since 1950. Also, limited number of internships have been offered as part of those programmes for more than 40 years.
IES internships were formed to meet the growing demand from US college students for international internships, with the new unit now offering guaranteed placements.
IES internships will offer full-time, unpaid summer internships in London, England; Rome, Italy; Barcelona, Spain; Dublin, Ireland; Sydney, Australia and Shanghai, China.
Dr. Mary Dwyer, president and chief executive officer of IES Abroad said "IES Internships is dedicated to offering internships that will develop students' professional skills and make them more attractive to employers in today's global workplace. IES Internships will help students enhance their understanding of the global workforce and establish their ability to navigate in and contribute to the growing world economy and workplace."
Before a student departs, IES Internships provide:
- Resume/CV and cover letter review and fine-tuning
- Interview skills practice
- Techniques for networking
- Cultural overview and preparation
- Health and safety information
ABOUT IES INTERNSHIPS & IES ABROAD
'IES Internships' is a new unit of IES Abroad, and one of the leading study abroad providers in the world, offers full-time, unpaid for-credit summer internships in Barcelona, Dublin, London, Rome, Shanghai, and Sydney across a variety of fields.
'IES Abroad' is a global, not-for-profit academic consortium of more than 200 top-tier American colleges and universities that have been a leader in study abroad programmes for over 60 years. IES Abroad offers more than 115 study abroad programmes in 35 cities worldwide. More than 5,300 students enroll in IES Abroad programmes each year.