The Internship Program of German Business for Ukraine offers students the unique opportunity of gathering practical experience in companies in Germany for several months. Thus, they enrich their studies with practical knowledge, are able to find their professional bearings better, extend their qualifications and set milestones for their career.
Students of higher semesters (completed at least 6 semesters of BA studies, MA, PhD) and young graduates with or without first job experience, are eligible to apply. Their field of studies should have a focus either on economic/finance, engineering, journalism or agriculture. The applicants should generally not be older than 30 years. A very good command of German and/ or English is required. The internships lasts between 3-5 months. Students must be enrolled in an Ukrainian University and must be citizens of Ukraine.
The Internship Programme of German Business for Ukraine is financed by the German Federal Ministry on Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and contributions from companies. It is implemented by the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations (Berlin) and the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kiev). Further implementation support is delivered by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.