AIFS Internships Abroad

AIFS offers several opportunities to work and study abroad on internship programs at international companies and organizations. Earn academic credit, diversify your work experience, and build your resumé while experiencing the benefits of study abroad! AIFS offers internships in London, Florence, Rome, Granada, and San José.

Semester and Summer Internship in London, England

Richmond, The American International University in London

  • Internship Placement: 4 days a week for 8 weeks (semester or summer) in fields including: Advertising, Art and Design, Art History, Event Planning, Fashion and Beauty, Finance and Accounting, Legal, Marketing/Market Research, Media, Journalism and Publishing, Music, Non Profit/NGO, Politics and Government, PR/Communications, Psychology and Research and Theater/Theater Management
  • Earn up to 12 credits
  • Cultural activities such as a theater production visit, guided walking tour, a ride on the London Eye, and day trips to Cambridge and Stonehenge
  • Open to college juniors and seniors. Minimum 2.75 GPA, 3.0 for placements in finance or political science, 3.2 for placements in psychology. Additional criteria apply.

Semester Internships in Florence, Italy

Richmond, The American International University in London – Florence Campus

  • Internship Placement: 4 days a week for 12 weeks (6 credits) in fields including: Art History and History; Communications; Economics, Business and Fashion; and Education
  • Earn up to 16 credits
  • Take Italian language as well as one other course in the same field as the internship
  • Cultural activities such as visits to museums, art galleries, churches, theaters, course-related field trips, and excursions to Rome and Venice
  • Open to college juniors and seniors. Minimum 2.75 GPA. Additional criteria apply.

Semester Internships in Rome, Italy

Richmond, The American International University in London – Rome Campus

  • Internship Placement: 11 weeks (6 credits) in fields including: Communications , Media and Visual Culture; Global Compentency; European Politics; Food and Mediterranean Studies; Social Sciences
  • Earn 16 credits
  • Take Italian language as well as one other course in the same field as the internship
  • Cultural activities such as visits to museums, art galleries, churches, theaters, course-related field trips, and excursions to Venice, Naples, and Pompeii
  • Open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors. Minimum 2.75 GPA. Additional criteria apply.

Semester Internship in Granada, Spain

University of Granada

  • Internship Placement: 45 hours (3 credits) in fields including Communications, Internet Design, Graphic Design, Video Production, Nutrition and Renewable Energies
  • Open to Intermediate, Advanced, and Superior level Spanish students
  • Earn up to 15 semester credits (3-credit Internship placement, plus Spanish language courses and other courses from the regular Granada program)
  • Cultural activities such as guided tours of the Alhambra and Albaicin, tapas with Spanish students, hiking in the Sierra Nevada, an afternoon at the Arabic Baths, a 3-day visit to Gibraltar, Seville and Cordoba and a day trip to the Costa del Sol

Semester Internships in San José, Costa Rica

Veritas University, San Josť

  • Internship Placement: 30 or 40 hours a week for 8 weeks (4 or 6 credits) in fields including: Advertising Design, Animal or Veterinary Science, Archaeology, Arts, Communication Science, Cooperatives, Economic Sciences, Education, Engineering, Environmental Science, Tourism
  • Earn up to 20 semester credits (Internship is worth 4-6 credits)
  • Cultural activities such as tours in and around San Josť, tropical dance lessons, visits to local attractions including museums and markets, theater performance and concerts
  • Open to college sophomores and juniors. Minimum 2.6 GPA. Students must be 20 years of age by the start of the internship and must have a high intermediate or advanced level of Spanish to participate in the Internship program.

Additional Internships

AIFS offers additional internship opportunities in Rome, Italy and Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Need help choosing the perfect study abroad program? We are here to help! Call our Student Advisory Center at (800) 727-2437 or email info@aifs.com.