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In Copenhagen you can pursue an internship in a variety of fields. For example, global health, marketing, human rights, and film production are available. The university has a student portal for researching local projects and possible internship positions. In addition to that resource, it's a good idea to research your own opportunities.

Key Facts

Internships on this program are optional.


English is broadly spoken in workplace environments in Copenhagen. You can intern in English.


No course is required, but to receive academic credit you’ll have regular meetings with an internship supervisor and a final project or paper. You'll receive detailed instructions on how to get credit for your internship after you apply to the program.

  • The internship can replace a course
  • Pass/no pass credit


To get an internship, you’ll make all of the arrangements yourself and submit a form for credit. You make most of the arrangements after arrival.


Get an Award

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Scoring academic credit while learning real-world skills during an internship is just the start. After your program ends, you can apply for an award. You’ll focus on the marketable skills you gained—an ideal addition to your résumé.



Learn About Internship Awards