A creative career like architecture demands an inspiring and innovative environment to flourish, and Spain is the perfect place to foster your creativity. With our internships in Architecture in Madrid, you will get the chance to work on projects ranging from rustic inland farmhouses to coastal villas along the Mediterranean. The industry is booming, thanks to an influx of foreigners moving to the Spanish peninsula, and the high demand for architectural improvements from Spanish homeowners.
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Responsibilities at our Architecture Internships in Madrid may include:
- shadowing surveyors and lead architects
- conducting relevant research and preparing presentations
- assisting in making sketches and technical designs
- using software such as GIS, AutoCAD, and Revit to create images/designs
- conducting site visits and providing feedback on projects
- collaborating with designers, urban planners, and contractors
Internships in Architecture in Madrid
Here are a few examples of roles that our Architecture interns have taken on before:
From designing the interior to adapting the exterior of a new build, you will get the opportunity to hone your design skills during the internship. You will learn how to use essential software while actively building your portfolio, working on a range of residential and commercial designs alongside reputable, experienced architects in the industry.
Working with clients to create structured plans for a project’s processes is integral. You will assist the architect during any given project – including developments – by conducting the necessary research, communicating with construction workers and clients, and ensuring the consistent delivery of progress reports for the respective projects. All while shadowing your designated architect (mentor) from beginning to end.
Conducting site visits will be crucial, not only to your role as an intern but to your development. Site visits include site inspections, safety and compliance assessments, and so on, delivering your findings to the experienced members of the team.
The placement and structure of landscaped areas, such as gardens and walkways, require a lot of research and planning, especially concerning environmentally friendly practices. As an assistant, you will be shadowing the landscape architect, conducting research on the required materials, as well as assisting in determining the location, look and feel of different aspects of the design.
The Architecture Industry
If you are driven by great design, innovation, and the psychology of how people live in a space, then internships in Architecture in Madrid can offer you the chance to get hands-on experience while living in this beautiful city. With a wide range of opportunities, this internship will enable you to gain valuable experience, to help you move forward in your career.
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“I feel like I'm learning new things everyday and more importantly, I enjoy coming to my internship everyday.“Javier Ritter Saint Louis University
“Living in London and interning here has taught me that I am a very adaptable person. I've decided that I want to join a touring company and travel around the world.“Chloe Schneider University of California Irvine
“Sometimes when you’re looking for an internship it’s hard to find somewhere where you’re doing the actual work. If you don’t show up a day it doesn’t really affect anything but here you’re actually a part of a team where you can see the work you’ve done.“Katie Jones Skidmore College
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“I got here and within three weeks I launched a space balloon. We were the first company in South America to launch any space involved system.“Peter Panigiris Student from Australia
Learn More About our Architecture Internships in Madrid
With the chance to work on unique Castilian landscapes, an architecture internship gets your foot in the door of an expanding industry. Learn from inspiring Spanish-bred and Spanish-based architects who will encourage you to think differently, and create astutely. Our interns are all placed with top-tier organizations, allowing you to learn from the best. Learn more about our Madrid internship program here.
Applying for The Intern Group will accelerate your career. Through your application we will learn about you and your career goals to determine if you are a good candidate for our internship program. If accepted into our program we guarantee you an internship in your chosen career field.