It has been a familiar story for many years, which you may have experienced yourself, that there are challenges in breaking into the job market once you have completed your study.
Many prospective employers would prefer someone who has some professional experience in the job, yet you cannot get the experience without being employed.
The internship program is designed to overcome this problem, by equipping the students with the invaluable professional experience and help them to become more employable.
Australia is a developed country, employing business and technical standards that are rated among the best in the world. It allows you to improve your English skills, internationalised your resume and expands your knowledge and horizon by working and living in a rich multicultural society.
We help you to find the right internship according to your requirements and preferences in a wide range of industry. We ensure that you will have a strong support during your internship program. You can outline your objectives, location, duration and the type of job that you are interested in participating. We will then design a program to match your needs and monitor your progress. We will help you to get the right visa, and assist with documentation and paperwork to obtain the visa.
For Sydney internship program participants, an orientation session will be provided before the program starts, to familiarise yourself with the city, business etiqutte, transport and anything else that you might like to know.
We can also help you arranged your accommodation, from staying with an Australian family, apartment, backpaker resort, or hotel and motel.
The internship can be done over a minimum of 4 weeks up to a year.
Are the internships paid?
The majority of internships in all professional fields are unpaid, however the experience that you get will be immensely beneficial for your career. There are paid internships available in a few selected fields, so please check with us about the availability.
What kind of companies are available for the internship program?
There are a wide range of companies, local and international based, universities, research institutes, schools, hospitals and charity organisations.
What kind of work can I expect to do?
You can expect to be involved in tasks, projects and administrative duties that are relevant to your selected industry. The degree of responsibility and level of specialisation in your role are based on your knowledge, skills and academic achievements.
What happen if I don’t like my internship?
We will help to determine what the problem is and fix it if possible. A negotiation with the host company will be done on your behalf, and if no improvement is possible, we will organise an alternative placement as soon as possible.
What are the requirements?
We require that you have an adequate level (minimum intermediate level) of English language. For non English speakers, we recommend that you take a short course before the start of the program.
We have a standard test which will help determining the amount of time you need to study English to get to the desired level. All non Australian permanent residents and citizens will need to be over 18 years old, and has completed or working towards completing your tertiary education (diploma or university degree).
How long does it take to organise the internship?
We guarantee to have a suitable internship confirmed to you within 8 weeks of your application, where the profile of host company and detailed outline of your training will be made available for you.
“Before I did the internship I didn’t really understand why I should pay to do an internship. I can really say now after doing the internship that it was probably the best investment in my future. The newspaper even published 2 of my articles, I couldn’t believe it!!”.
“The internship was such a wonderful experience for me. Everyone really looked after me and helped me a lot with all my questions. I was given an excellence reference when I left which will help me to get a great job back in my own country”.
“An internship in Australia is especially worth for improving language skills and getting further insight in work methods and work processes of Australian companies”.