An internship abroad provides a great opportunity to prepare oneself for the global job market and to acquire know-how with regard to intercultural communication and multinational team work.
Within the scope of the Erasmus+ Programme students are eligible to apply for the Erasmus+ funding as a financial support for a fulltime internship within Europe (including Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway & Turkey). The minimum duration of an internship abroad to receive the Erasmus+ grant is two full months and the grant may be made use of for up to twelve months. Excluded from this grant are internships at institutions of the European Union as well as institutions administered by the EU programme or those which are financed by it.
Following forms of internships can be applied for:
- Compulsory internship
- Postgraduate internship
- Voluntary internship
The documents necessary to apply for an internship can be found below. Further information as well as dates and deadlines are available on myFHS. In case of questions, please contact the International Office.