Undergraduate International internships

Undergraduate International internships

An overseas internship experience is professional work experience and adventure rolled into one. Pack your bag with curiosity, open yourself to other cultures, be willing to learn, and build an appetite to tackle new challenges.

Internship features:

  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Can be paid or unpaid depending on the industry partner
  • Available in a wide range of host organisations, including for profit and not-for profit
  • Include academic and work supervisor assessment activities
  • Students can find their own industry placements and projects
  • SCI3920 and SCI3501 are available in semester 1 and 2 and summer semester A & B; SCI3501 is also available in winter semester
  • Duration: 120 hours of placement is required.

Which internship units can you take overseas?

  • SCI3920 – Science Internship
  • SCI3501 – Impact Through Science 3A (Global Challenges students only)

You will come home with a deeper understanding of different workplace cultures, expanded networks, great communication skills and a boosted CV, all leading to that next career step.


To access these internships you need

Key Dates:

Application and Approval Process:

Student Sourced placement applications – offshore placements
Information about the Student sourced WIL Placements


If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the Science WIL Team