Information for Students

The IAESTE Local Commitee Konstanz provides technical internships abroad for students in the region of Constance in all technical and scientific disciplines. Students have to be immatriculated during the time of the internship.

There are places in both the industry and at research institutes.

Most IAESTE internships last 2-3 months, and often take place in the summer months.

The internships are usually paid, the credit is calculated according to the typical cost of living. The IAESTE local committee of the host country responsible for the trainees to find accommodation and carry out all necessary formalities.

This service is free for enrolled students in Germany. This is made possible by the inclusion of the IAESTE program in the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

Advantages of an IAESTE-internship

  • free of charge finding
  • no complicated search for an internship
  • Support with formalities (Visa, employment permit,…)
  • Accommodation is usually organised
  • Assistance of your Local Committee (e.g.: trips, parties, pickup service…)
  • Payment usually covers the country’s cost of living
  • if conditions warrant travel costs for outward and return trip

What we offer on top

  • assistance with your application
  • Trainee Reports from previous IAESTE Outgoers
  • Assistance with your preparations for the internship
  • Applications for an allowance when travelling to non-European countries (At least 2,5 months before the expected beginning of the internship)

How can I apply for an internship through IAESTE?

First of all, we expect that you have completed the third semester of your Bachelor/Master studies. If you fulfil this requirement, you have basically three options to get an internship through IAESTE:

1.) the regular application procedure

By submitting an online pre-application until the 13th of January you will be registered in our application pool.

Until well into February we will provide the application, in March there is the application at the company. For more information go to: application procedure.

2.) Post-Exchange

After the internship offers have been distributed in the regular application procedure, some internships offers may still be remaining. These remaining internships are often quite interesting and will be redistributed in a post-exchange session.

Condition for a Post-exchange offer however, is a pre-application in November.

3.) Late offers

Finally, there is an international IAESTE database which contains a regularly updated list of internship offers that also have to be filled on short notice. This list is available on Late offers

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