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Sixth College Internships in Dublin

Placement Process

After your Global Seminar application is approved, you will be connected with an internship coordinator. They will work with you to understand your skills, talents, and expectations. By getting to know your academic background, career objectives, and overall expectations for your time in Dublin, they are able to place applicants in a dynamic work environment providing real-world work experience. Within a few days, they will guarantee which fields your internship will be in.

Once a good match is found (by April), all interns will interview by phone or skype with their prospective supervisor before the placement is confirmed. When you arrive on location and you start at your internship AIFS & Global Seminars will help support you and ensure you make the most of your placement including on-site check-ins and coaching.

Internship Placements

Below is a list of fields for past internship placements in Dublin, Ireland,. If you don't see your field of interest, there is a strong possibility that the internship team will be able to find one better suited to your needs.

  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • Art/Museum
  • Business
  • Communication (TV/Radio)
  • Culinary
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Event Planning
  • Fashion Business
  • Film and Theater
  • Finance
  • Government
  • Graphic Design
  • Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • IT
  • Interior Design
  • Journalism
  • Law/Legal
  • NGOs
  • Psychology/Social Services
  • Public Relations
  • Sports Administration
  • Video Production
  • Web Design

Here are a few featured placements:
Sustainability Administration Internship: 
This national center for waste education, research, innovation and enterprise development aims to demonstrate excellence in waste prevention, reduction, reuse, recycling and recovery. Sustainability is at the core of the center, which aims to break away from the traditional views of waste and waste management and instead, demonstrate the potential of waste resource. This is ideal for any intern with a passion for social enterprise impact. Reporting directly to the CEO, this sustainability administration internship role involves supporting an EPA funded sustainability project.

Law and Policy Placement with Local Politician: This is an opportunity to work with a current political figure in Dublin and gain first-hand government and political knowledge. Interns should expect to research and write up legal reports and letters and engage in door to door canvassing.

International Business and Trade Internship: This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to take an active role in shaping and delivering services for one of the world's most professional and respected organizations. With thousands of employees worldwide and daily influence on international business, interns will learn about export marketing, procurement, supply chain and logistics, along with customs and finance. The individual will become an integral part of the formative team. They will have the opportunity to work with and learn from very experienced international trade professionals and advisors, as well as have the unique chance to work with a very well respected and experienced management team.

Biomedical and Design Engineering Internship: This internship revolves around product design, prototype development and testing. The host company is a leading figure in air purifying technology and intends to educate interns through hands-on experience all to produce the healthiest environments.