HR - London. Bre's Experience
"My advice for future interns would be to make the most out of it. You take every opportunity to learn from your bosses and people who have worked in your industry as well as doing some sightseeing!"
Partnering with a range of first-class companies and NGOs, our program offers comprehensive personal and professional development. We offer internships in London across all career fields.
London is a city of many faces– a hub of global business and finance, a magnet for the creative sector, and the home of many NGOs. Our London internships offer successful applicants the opportunity to develop professionally in the career field of their choice.
London is a majestic city, full of history and beauty. It is also a city of ambition, on the forefront of the globe in a variety of fields. For centuries, London has attracted the best and brightest from all over the world. An internship in London will make your resume shine.
In today’s competitive global economy, an internship in London is an invaluable addition to any resume. Working abroad shows an independent attitude, a clear drive to succeed, and an impressive cultural sensitivity.
Why choose our internships? London offers applicants a unique opportunity to gain vital work experience and industry exposure in one of the world’s most important cities. Our internship program provides you with all of the stability and support necessary to ensure that your experience is fruitful and rewarding. Quality accommodation, all your travel in London, internship mentoring, professional training resources, cultural and social events, and 24/7 local support are all included. You will develop a global network in meeting other program participants, make extensive connections in London, and later become part of our powerful alumni network.
Due to the exclusivity of our partner companies and organizations, it must be noted that our program is selective.
Apply now for an international internship – London is waiting!
In the 21st century London finds itself the headquarters to many of the world’s most important companies. The largest city in Europe and by far its biggest economy. A mesmerizing mix of culture, architecture, global cuisine, fashion, nightlife and business. This is a city that has it all!
Stand on Millennium Bridge at night and see the skyscrapers of the City of London, set against the backdrop of St Paul’s Cathedral. Walk the streets of Westminster where the politicians battle one another in the Houses of Parliament, just next-door from Buckingham Palace.
Explore the East End, the coolest nightlife zone in Europe, where fashion trends are set and followed the world over. This is a city where potential is realized. This is a city where individuals flourish.
“The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world” – Oscar Wilde
There are many visa options for international students who are selected to take part in an internship in England.
The above information was correct on the 22/08/2014. Please note immigration and visa rules and processes can and do change very frequently.
If you have finished high school, you qualify for our programs. We have a number of participants that are on their gap year, although the majority are completing undergraduate university degrees. Our programs are also suitable for recent university graduates, MBA graduates, and even experienced professionals in career transition. The key point is this: every internship we arrange is customized for each individual accepted onto our program, and for their unique background/stage of career.
No. As we are a customized internship program, our roles coincide with each person’s education level and professional experience. We have a range of program participants – from those doing their first internship to executives with extensive, impressive careers who wish to experience a new career field/destination.
Our program participants have included Harvard MBA graduates to a 17 year old on their first overseas trip. What our thousands of alumni have in common is more fundamental than any educational or professional qualification – it is an international mindset, combining a desire and ambition to further themselves with a keen curiosity to learn more about the world.
To read about how international internships are beneficial for all age groups, visit our blog article.
We offer private bedrooms in high quality shared apartment.
All of the student apartments are located are located near to one another and all program participants will be living together or very close by. The apartments are excellently located 5 minutes from Central London and are the ideal base for exploring London during your stay.
Both housing options come with bedding, WIFI and cleaning as standard. Crucially, we take great care to make sure that all our housing options are located within a reasonable commute (within 35-60 minutes is typical) to your work by bus, metro or walk.
We provide private bedrooms in family home-stays. Living with a London family is the perfect option if you wish to perfect your English and immediately be immersed in London life and culture.
All of our families have been carefully vetted by our partner accommodation provider who have been working with many of the families for over 20 years. The vast majority are experienced in receiving international participants from all corners of the world.
Please note that all 18th June & 2nd July starters stay together in upgraded accommodation (a University Halls of Residence located in zone 1 in either Farringdon or Bloomsbury. Summer starters benefit from a lively group atmosphere as they live alongside all of their peers in the heart of London.) – only available during these months.
A full array of top class professional development resources. The focus of our international internship programs is on participants’ personal and professional growth. Alongside developing the independence and cultural awareness of living and working in a new country, our program places equal emphasis on the enhancement of the skills and experience required to fulfill their career ambitions. There are 3 key components to our professional development suite.
All your public transportation in London valid in the zones of your accommodation and workplace (typically in Zones 1 and 2). We provide you with a pre-loaded transportation card for the entire duration of your stay, giving you free and unlimited use of London’s metro system, buses and trains! All your transportation in London is thus taken care of when you intern in London.
A full calendar of social and cultural events! Our full-time local team in London know the city inside out and will show you the best of it! The internship program includes the following events, free of charge for all participants:
Afternoon Tea in London is an institution. You will enjoy some of the finest tea in the world, along with exquisite pastries, at one of the most exclusive venues in the city of London.
Spend the afternoon seeing the sights of London! First, from the famous London Eye where you will get a full 360 degree view of the city. Afterwards enjoy a relaxing cruise along the Thames with fun city facts along the way!
London’s theater scene is ranked amongst the very best in the world. You will enjoy a first class evening at a top play or musical such as Chicago or Phantom of the Opera.
An active international community in London where weekday/weekend activities are constantly planned. At all times of the year we have large numbers of talented participants on our programs from all over the world. You will immediately become part of an international community, providing you with friends and networks to last a lifetime!
Great support from our full-time local team with local expertise, from start to finish. Our London full-time team are all experts on London and are incredibly proud of the city – they want to show you why! They will organize your airport-pick up when you arrive in London and provide a thorough welcome-orientation to help you settle into this great city and feel at ease! During the welcome orientation you will receive a welcome package with your pre-loaded London transportation card, known as an Oyster Card, inside. You will be shown how to use public transportation and how to arrive at your workplace, ready for your first day!
This is the Intern London Experience. Intern London will make sure that you have all of the resources necessary for your professional development and cultural immersion. We want you to work hard but also have the time of your life. Your internship program in London includes a wide range of cultural and social events. Check out our participants in London:
*Note: Fees are listed in British Pounds (GBP)
(June 18th & July 2nd)
Programs are available all-year-round on a rolling admission schedule with the following start dates:
Alumni Discount – If you have already completed an internship program with us in the past, you are eligible for an Alumni Discount*.
*10% Alumni Discount for program start dates year round excluding peak season (June and July).
*5% Alumni Discount for program start dates in June and July.
Discount for Pell Grant Recipients– If you are a college student in the USA receiving a Pell Grant, you are eligible for a 500 USD discount off any of our programs.
Please view our financing page for more information on funding your international internship program.
To see if you’re eligible for the London Program, please click here.
Please see our Terms & Conditions for full details.
Submit application online.
Schedule an interview by phone or skype with our our admissions team.
Evaluation of your interview and resume/CV by our admissions team.
If you are accepted into the program, congratulations!
Confirm your place in the program by making a deposit of 500 British Pounds.
50% of your remaining fee is due within 30 days of enrollment.
You will be asked to pay the remaining balance within 21 days of having your internship role confirmed.
You are ready to start the adventure of a lifetime!