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Best Cities to Intern Abroad in the Fall Semester

Investing in an internship abroad means investing in your career while still being a student. Internships abroad will automatically give you the edge in a competitive job market after graduating from college. But... what is the best place to gain this valuable hands-on experience? What are the cities around the globe that offer the best opportunities for YOU? Where are employers looking for talent like yours in your own industry?

This article will inspire you to make the right choice when considering an internship abroad in the fall semester in your career field. Let's dive in to 3 Absolute Internship Programs for the fall semester:

Where to Intern in Fall Semester?

Barcelona Internships

Barcelona is recognized for being one of Europe’s hottest startup capitals according to Wired Magazine and one of Europe’s leading cities in terms of business, fashion and tech. The Spanish city has hundreds of career opportunities to offer in both small companies and bigger enterprises for business and management students, marketing majors and even within the pharmaceutical sector. It goes without saying that Barcelona has grown its tourism exponentially over the last 5 years, having a positive effect on the hospitality and tourism industry.

These are the most popular career fields to intern in. However, we're talking about one of the most diverse cosmopolitan cities in Europe, so talent is needed in all types of industries!

Intern in Barcelona in the fall semester and experience the Spanish and Catalan culture and its innovation. Explore the Mediterranean cuisine, the beautiful surroundings and coastlines, the mountain landscapes 2 hours away, and make the most out of the amazing weather, even in the months of September, October and November!

Home to thousands of students from all around the world, creativity meets innovation in this global city. You will most definitely not want to leave this true paradise!

Internship in Barcelona testimonial

Lisbon Internships

Lisbon is the capital city of Portugal, and is one of the most charismatic and vibrant cities in Europe. Lisbon has become a hub for creativity, culture and commerce, and is known to be one of the world’s most liveable cities.

Whether you are interested in interning in Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Business Development or IT, Lisbon is an excellent place to launch your career. Immerse yourself in a vibrant and dynamic culture this summer! Want to learn more about what the Lisbon Internship Program is all about?

[9 Reasons to Intern in Lisbon in 2020]

If you go the extra mile during your internship in Lisbon, you may be as lucky as the Absolute Alumni Benjy Zeffertt and develop your career further after being hired by the company you intern in!

 I really loved the trips and events that Absolute Internship organized for us, it allowed us to experience the culture, traditions, and learn the history of Portugal overall. To anyone who is considering interning abroad “DO IT”,your life will never be the same. Remember your dreams are worth investing in, so why not start now!

- Angel Justice Rayon, Intern Alumni in Lisbon 2019


Lisbon Internship weekend trip

Stockholm Internships

Known for being the most prolific tech hub in the world after Silicon Valley, Stockholm is one of the fastest growing cities in Europe. Home to Spotify, Skype, H&M, IKEA, and Candy Crush, it was recently named the world’s smartest IT city. Stockholm is without doubt a fantastic place to intern in the fall semester!

With Absolute Internship, you’re guaranteed an internship in Stockholm in your sector of interest, being Business and management, IT and Green Technology the most common fields to intern in.

[Why Consider Stockholm for Your Internship Abroad]

Spotify company visit in Stockholm


Next Steps to Book An Internship Abroad Program

At Absolute Internship, we just opened new international internship programs in the fall semester! Take the first step towards your experience abroad:

  1. Fill out and submit the application form online.
  2. The Admissions team will review your application and call you to let you know whether you have been selected to move to the next stage, and to schedule an interview.
  3. You will interview with a member of our Enrollment team over Google Hangouts.
  4. We will make a decision by the next 2 working days and let you know via email what are the further steps to enroll in the program!


If the fall semester is not the right time for you, we got your back! Summer internships programs are also available in thrilling cities around the globe. Check all programs here.

Still have doubts about where to go? Discover what are the most common industries for international internships and where to find them! 

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