Using the links below, you can find interesting internet pages such as internship databases, job databases, internships abroad, and professional associations.
Experiences abroad can be very advantageous for further professional development. You can get such experience during a semester abroad at another university or as intern, for example.
In order to make things easier for you, we have put together a list of links with information on this topic.
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Internships in East Asia with KOPRA
Internship Program for Africa, Asia, and Latin America (ASA)
Internships in Russia (Deutsch-Russischer Austauschdienst e.V.)
Planning Your Stay
Visa, Work Permit
Free brochure "Compact Information about Visas for Internships Abroad“
Information about Visas for the United States of America
DAAD funding possiblities
Free brochure "Funding Possibilities for Internships Abroad"
Here you can find directions on writing applications and resumes.
English speaking countries: Sample applications, sample resumes, vocabulary help
French speaking countries: Sample applications, sample resumes, vocabulary help
Lettres de motivation
Spanish speaking countries: Sample applications, sample resumes, vocabulary help
General application tips
Solicitud und Musterlebensläufe/Curriculum Vitae
General information about internships in Spain
Public Relations Associations
- Bund deutscher Pressesprecher
- Deutsche Public Relations Gesellschaft
- European Association of Communication Directors
- International Public Relations Association
- Public Relations Society of America
- The European Public Relations Education and Research Association
- International Communication Association
Professional Associations for Technical Editors
Professional Associations for Psychologists
- Berufsverband Deutscher Psychologinnen und Psychologen e.V. (BDP)
- Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie
- Central Office for Psychological Information and Documentation, ZPID
- American Psychological Association
- British Psychological Association
- Internships in Great Britain: Psyclick
Professional Associations for Sociologists
There are diverse internship databases, portals, and search engines online, that can help you find an internship spot.