Internship is an opportunity that is offered by an employer to students, undergraduates, or recent graduates to gain on-the-job experience.
These interns work at a firm or Company for a fixed period of time, usually 1-6 months. Internships are usually part-time if offered during a university semester and full-time if offered during the vacation periods
How to Seek And Find Internship Opportunities Around The World
Finding an internship opportunity around the world is not easy but here, we have outlined a few basic steps in seeking an internship at various top find and companies around the world.
- Identify Your Career Interests: this is very important as a student who wishes to acquire knowledge at the internship program if selected. Think about what you enjoy and how that might play into your future career.
- Search online for available internship: you can search online for adverts for the available internship program which you can apply for. Some of these internship programmes list their eligibility criteria and how to apply them.
- Network: meet and seek advice from people who have gone through this internship either family, friends, college advisors or career counselors in your school.
- Attend Career Fairs: Top employers attend career fairs to recruit and hire talented interns and employees and above all, be sure to follow up with any recruiters you meet at a fair.
- Contact various Employers
Whether you are looking for internships abroad, internships in Africa or in your country, below is a list of the most recent internship opportunities for young Africans.
These internship programs will provide you with an opportunity to expand your knowledge and benefit from invaluable on-the-job experience.
August Internships Scholarships for Nigerians
International Breweries PLC Brewing Technical Trainee 2023 for Nigerian Graduates
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ABSA Global Markets Graduate Programme 2024 for Graduate Africans
ABSA Group is now accepting applications into its 18-month Graduate Internship Programme from dedicated African students in possession of a ...
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Now Open: World Health Organisation (WHO) Internship Programme 2023/2024
The World Health Organization (WHO) as the leader in global public health issues is committed to building future leaders in ...
Finance Internships May Scholarships for Africans
African Development Bank AfDB Virtual Internship 2023 for African Students
AfDB Virtual Internship 2023: The African Development Bank Group is offering internship opportunity to young Africans currently undertaking their masters’ ...
Internships January October Scholarships in USA
World Bank Paid Internship (Summer) 2023 for Young Professionals
World Bank Paid Internship: The World Bank Group, in its effort to provide graduate students with practical experience in global ...
UNFPA Internship Programme 2023 at UNFPA Headquarters, New York, USA
The UNFPA Internship Programme offers a small group of outstanding students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNFPA operations. ...