Internships or work placements are open to everybody, whether you are a student still deciding on a career, a recent graduate or a job seeker.

You’ll need to know whether the placement is compulsory or optional and whether it’s a module of your particular curriculum. It’s also important to find out what resources are out there, the procedures to follow and any potential funding available.

The definition of and conditions for carrying out an internship can vary between European countries. (Internships). There is no legal status for an intern in Europe. Each country has its own definition and recruitment procedure of interns in Europe.