Doing an internship abroad is a great way to gain international work experience, and to boost your CV. This page helps you to find internships, discover the right contact people and check insurance for your period abroad.

First steps towards your internship abroad

Start by contacting either your programme, course coordinator or your department’s internship coordinator to discuss opportunities available to you. You can also directly contact a company or organisation that you are interested in. Your faculty or department might also have international networks through research collaborations and exchange agreements.

Contact for international opportunities

Faculty-specific information on internships

For students at the Department of Global Political Studies (GPS), there is specific information when applying for internships.

Erasmus + internship scholarship in Europe

If you are doing an internship or conducting field studies for your thesis in Europe, you can apply for a scholarship from Erasmus+.

Read more about the Erasmus+ traineeship scholarship

Kammarkollegiet's insurance: Student-UT

Students who are doing an internship abroad under an agreement between Malmö University and a foreign educational institution, company or other institution, are covered by the group insurance policy Student UT. This is provided by Kammarkollegiet.

Find terms and conditions on the Kammarkollegiet website

Information regarding the coronavirus and COVID-19

Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus and COVID-19, the University is following the updates and recommendations from The Public Health Agency.

Information and recommendations regarding the coronavirus