Organisations offering work experience placements
Below, the University of Fribourg provides information on existing offers, but accepts no responsibility for the quality of the services offered by the different providers.
Work experience placements with the EU
The European Commission also organises placements abroad with European Union institutions.
Full information on requirements, the application and selection procedure, etc., are available onthe Blue Book Traineeship website
- Work experience placements in Europe
Placements outside Europe
- Asia Exchange
- Jobted internship : USA, Australia, Brazil
- Long term placements in Russia, Belarus, Ukraine or Kyrgyzstan: SCI Suisse
Junior Project Manager Science Outreach & Diplomacy (from November 18th 2019 to May 17th 2020)
Here are the Info page and Application page.
Enclosed please find the flyer for your kind reference. The application deadline is September 1st, 2019.
Other sources of information on placement aboard
The confederation has a facilitated procedure for issuing entry, stay or work permits, regardless of the labour market situation, for students wishing to do a work experience placement abroad (in the following countries: South Africa, Argentina, Australia, Canada, the USA, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, the Philippines, Russia and Ukraine)..
More information: State Secretariat for Migration
- Voluntary work abroad
Asia Industry Internships China
The Leading House ETH Zurich offers internship scholarship opportunities to bachelor/master students from Swiss universities and universities of applied sciences in collaboration with Route2China, an agency that matches Swiss students with Chinese companies.
- 1-6 month-internships at a Chinese company
- Matching: Route2China is in charge of matching the student with a Chinese company
- The Leading House ETH Zurich provides a scholarship to cover living allowance and international travel.
- Rolling call: early applications recommended
Detailed information on the opportunity and the application form are available on ETH Global website.