About Australian Internships

Australian Internships (AI) is proud to be recognised as the global leader of internship providers. With over 20 years experience, AI has established a long term quality reputation and is proud to be the preferred internship provider for most leading Australian universities. AI offers internships in almost all academic disciplines with more than 7,000 Australian Host Organisation and Government Departments for candidates from over 90 countries around the world.

Benefits of an internship program

  • Gain practical experience in the Australian workplace
  • Receive training within your area of study
  • Expand your network of professional contacts
  • Develop an understanding of the international workplace
  • Cultivate industry specific terminology
  • Improve workplace communication skills
  • Gain a competitive edge in the job market
  • Create memories that will last a lifetime
  • Develop soft skills that are vital for career success

Professional Internship Program (PIP)

Customised internships for student visa holders are available in these academic disciplines:

  • Business
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Event, and many more.

Duration: 6 to 26 weeks
Working hours: up to 30-40 hours per fortnight (2 weeks)
Location: Sydney
Lead time: 3 to 4 months

What does it include?

Internship program

  • We offer a comprehensive program, not just a placement!
  • Tailored internship in an Australian company


  • Resume templates and guidance
  • Letter of Objectives templates and guidance

Support & monitoring

  • Allocation of an Internship Program Supervisor (IPS) to close monitor your progress and satisfaction
  • Interview preparation and coaching
  • Immediate intervention should you have any difficulties
  • Access to regular career blogs

Emergency support

  • Insurance – personal liability in the workplace
  • 24 hours emergency support

Orientation & cultural support

  • Full orientation sessions, including an introduction to the Australian workplace

Social events

  • Intern nights with interns from over 90 countries


  • 18 years old and older
  • Enrolled in a MEGA course
  • Internship field is directly related to educational background
  • Upper-Intermediate to Advanced English skills (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)
  • Additional requirements may apply depending on the program or visa

Host Organisations


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