Organisations offering work experience placements

Below, the University of Fribourg provides information on existing offers, but accepts no responsibility for the quality of the services offered by the different providers.

  • AIESEC

    The international student association AIESEC organises work experience placements abroad in management, information technology, education and development.
    Write to: AIESEC Fribourgaiesec@unifr.ch 


  • IAESTE

    Work experience placements for students on technical and scientific courses. SEMP grants available. Information and registration

  • Interships with the EU

    The European Commission also organises placements abroad with European Union institutions.
    Full information on requirements, the application and selection procedure, etc., are available onthe Blue Book Traineeship website

  • Interships in Europe
  • Interships outside Europe

     

  • Other sources of information on placement aboard

    The confederation has a facilitated procedure for issuing entry, stay or work permits, regardless of the labour market situation, for students wishing to do a work experience placement abroad (in the following countries: South Africa, Argentina, Australia, Canada, the USA, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, the Philippines, Russia and Ukraine)..

    More information: State Secretariat for Migration

  • Voluntary work abroad

    Guidisto is an independent online portal for volunteer work abroad, humanitarian travel, international work camps and any kind of charity work abroad.

    Guidisto

  • Asia Industry Internships China

    The Leading House ETH Zurich offers internship scholarship opportunities to bachelor/master students from Swiss universities and universities of applied sciences in collaboration with Route2China, an agency that matches Swiss students with Chinese companies.

    Key facts:

    • 1-6 month-internships at a Chinese company
    • Matching: Route2China is in charge of matching the student with a Chinese company
    • The Leading House ETH Zurich provides a scholarship to cover living allowance and international travel.
    • Rolling call: early applications recommended

    Detailed information on the opportunity and the application form are available on ETH Global website.