Study Abroad this Summer in London
Internship Program - 7 weeks
London, characterized by centuries-old traditions, is the ideal place to study abroad. Past and present are ever entwined in this city, and opportunities for experiencing London's unique culture and history are limitless.
London's international character is evident in every neighborhood, where people of different cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds live and work together. This diversity is remaking London, bringing a new energy to its business, arts, and sense of heritage.
The IES Abroad London Summer Internship Program
The IES Abroad London Internship Program focuses on practical experience
in the workplace as an invaluable addition to classroom learning as
well as the cultivation of global leadership skills. An internship with
IES Abroad London provides vital insights into a career field,
experience in the global workplace, practical exposure to the demands of
specific jobs, and development of professional and personal skills. As
well as developing your personal CV (résumé), an internship affords you
the opportunity to directly experience the many cultures and people who
make up the UK.
- Enroll in an internship seminar and the core course Leadership & Organizations: Cultural and Community Contexts for a total of 6 credits
- Housing options in the IES Abroad London Residence Hall or a homestay
- Visit exciting cities such as Cambridge, Brighton, or Stratford-Upon-Avon through IES Abroad field trips
Internships are available in the following areas:
- Arts & Museum-- previous placements include the Royal Academy of Art, The Space, Handel House Museum
- Business-- previous placements include BBC Worldwide, St. Jame's Place Wealth Management
- Education-- previous placements include assistant at primary school
- Media-- previous placements include Black Spring Press, International Collective, Traffic Marketing
- Politics-- previous placements include the Policy Studies Institute, The Institute of Ideas, The Labour Party
- Theater-- previous placements include The Actor's Center, The Space Arts Venue, Quicksilver Theare
Visit www.IESabroad.org for complete program details including pricing, program dates, and complete course syllabi.
NOTE: Program dates listed in Studio Abroad are approximate.
Please refer to IES Abroad predeparture materials for planning travel.
About IES Abroad
One of the nation's oldest, largest, and most reputable study abroad providers, IES Abroad is a growing Chicago-based, not-for-profit organization that enrolls more than 5,000 students annually.
With more than 90 programs in 34 cities, IES Abroad is dedicated to broadening our global reach and continuing our commitment to offering students outstanding academic options coupled with every-day opportunities for cultural immersion.