Doing an internship abroad is a unique way to put your theoretical knowledge into practice, to gain work experience and experience abroad, to expand your network, and to increase your opportunities in the job market. This enables you to steer your study and your national or international career in the direction you choose. International working experience is highly valued by companies and is a welcome addition to any CV. Please note: This information about internship abroad is meant for all students registered at the University of Twente.
Your faculty’s internship coordinator is your main point of contact to find more information about the internship procedure and requirements and preconditions of your study programme. They will also offer support and advice in helping you find an interesting and challenging internship assignment.
Please take into account that preparations for arranging an internship abroad may take six to nine months. It is therefore important to contact your faculty internship coordinator as soon as possible to discuss your plans for your internship abroad.
All UT students who will go abroad for their internship will have to register via the registration system Mobility Online. This administrative requirement is also mandatory for emergency registration and a possible grant application. . Please make sure to select the correct type of registration for internship and academic year. Please register in Mobility Online according to the guidelines of your own study program.