This exciting internship will boost your resume with employers and graduate schools. We will match you with a placement that best suits your professional and academic goals, so you enjoy relevant and worthwhile experiences while spending your summer in one of Europe’s most vibrant cities.
Enjoy the friendly and approachable atmosphere of Dublin. It has an exciting, globalized society and business culture with a young, multi-cultural population that is full of energy and very welcoming. You’ll have every opportunity to access senior management in the workplace in this dynamic yet manageable city.
This program offers an internship placement at a leading Irish company or non-profit organization. Placement options include:local businesses' marketing departments, non-governmental organizations, hospital administration, government agencies, creative industries. The Field Information Guide will outline more placement details.
In addition to the course framing your internship experience, you'll take either Modern Irish Literature OR Entrepreneurship in Practice, taught at the Arcadia Dublin Center.
You can take advantage of everything Dublin and Ireland has to offer in terms of culture, literature, music, art, history and stunning scenery through excursions and events.
Modern Dublin has a diverse, young population that offers a friendly and energetic city life, bringing together traditional Irish culture and traditions with cosmopolitan lifestyles.
All students enroll in one required course, then enroll directly at the University of Auckland or Auckland University of Technology (AUT), depending on their specific field and interests. Students take two courses at the university of their choice and complete an 8- to 10-week internship as their fourth and final course.
The fall semester runs for approximately 16 weeks. During the Core Phase, students take the required course for five to six weeks and enroll in two elective courses from the host university’s Semester II course selection. During the Internship Phase, students continue with their two elective courses while placed in their internship.
The spring semester runs for approximately 24 weeks during New Zealand’s summer and fall. Therefore, students enroll in both the New Zealand summer session (January–February) and Semester I (March–June). During the summer session, students take the required course and enroll in one elective course. During Semester I, students participate in an internship and enroll in one other elective course.