Internships in London

Gain practical work experience within your chosen profession

Internships in London

London Professional Internship Programme is run and certified by Anglo Educational Services (AES) for young adults aged 18+ who wish to intern in the UK’s capital for a period of 8 – 12 weeks. The programme provides participants with an opportunity to gain practical work experience within their chosen profession in a small or medium-sized company…not to mention all the new life skills, professional development and international experience in one of the most iconic cities in the world!

Internship Overview

  • start anytime
  • 8 – 12 weeks of unpaid professional internship in a local SME
  • 25 – 35 hours per week
  • student housing in zones 1-2 (not included in placement fee)

Internship Requirements

  • EU passport (or appropriate visa)
  • minimum age 18
  • B2 / IELTS 6.0 or higher for non-native English speakers
  • High-school/university transcripts and current resume (CV)
  • evidence of study or practical experience in the relevant area of business
  • applications should be submitted at least 12 weeks prior to the start date
  • Skype interview with Internship Manager

Internship Details

AES is recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) and has been arranging internships in London for over 20 years. The Internship Manager (IM) will identify an applicant’s aims and expectations and together with their skills, experience and interests, will match the intern with the most appropriate placement. The professional internships are divided into 3 main areas:

  • Business & Law – Accounting & Finance / Economics / Human Resources / Law / Marketing & Communications / Political Science / Event Management
  • Creative Arts – Arts Management / Graphic Design / Journalism
  • Stem – Psychology / Statistics / Information Technology / Biomedical Sciences / Engineering & Construction / Nutrition / Health Science / Environment

The IM will monitor the intern’s progress throughout with regular meetings at the AES office and in-company together with their supervisor. Upon satisfactory completion of the internship, the participant will receive a letter of recommendation from the employer.

Internship Placement Fee 2018

£1550 per intern which includes:

  • Administration fee
  • Arrival orientation in London
  • Internship placement for 8-12 weeks
  • Regular internship site visits

Housing Options (single room):

  • Host-family Zone 2 = £210 per week (half-board; shared bathroom)
  • Student House Zone 1 = £275 per week (self-catering; shared bathroom)
  • Student Residence Zone 1 = £290 per week (self-catering; private bathroom)