Interns in Asia
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International Placements - South Korea

Job description

South Korea is located in the heart of East Asia and is a prime destination to pursue an internship. South Korea is well known for being one of the leading technology hubs in Asia and one of the premiere across the globe. The Land of the Morning Calm also gives you the chance to experience a one of a kind culture through food, history and language.

Discover South Korea’s rich history and traditions first-hand with an internship in South Korea. Experience unique opportunities, such as taking part in Korean temple stays in various temples across the country, rent a hanbok and learn Korean traditional dances, and attend the many annual festivities celebrated year round.

Our South Korea internship programme offers internship placements across all industry sectors and is fully customizable based on your career goals. We can ensure that you will have a meaningful internship experience through AIP, as we partner with multinational corporations, rapidly growing startups, and charitable NGOs.

Here are a few examples of companies where past students have secured internship positions:

  • Amnesty International (international human rights focused NGO)
  • Baker Tilly International (accountancy and business advisory firm)
  • Mitr Phol Group (Asia’s largest producer of sugar)
  • Walt Disney (media and entertainment conglomerate)
  • Westin Hotels and Resorts (upscale international hotel group)

What’s included in our South Korea internship programme?

  • Customised internship placement
  • Visa assistance
  • 24/7 emergency assistance
  • Fully furnished accommodation
  • Airport pickup
  • Domestic SIM card
  • Transportation card
  • Pickup/dropoff to host company on first day
  • Access to exclusive networking events
  • Language and culture courses
  • Social activities

Why you should pursue an internship through AIP?

  • Customised internships
  • Internships all year round
  • Affordable and convenient
  • Enhance your CV
  • Gain international work experience in your preferred industry
  • Experience an incredibly new and one of a kind culture
  • Make new friends and connections with various business professionals


Our internship programmes are completely customisable and range from two-six month durations.

See our pricing information.


“I would never have found myself at the end of this unforgettable experience without the guys working behind that organization. They’re giving young people all across the world the opportunity to gain real insight on how business takes place in Asia. Overall this experience has been life changing, and thank you AIP for giving me this opportunity.” - Daniel Sarikaya, Loughborough University

Watch some of our testimonial videos with past AIP interns.

Internship sectors

  • Architecture
  • Arts and fashion
  • Business development
  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Graphic design
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Human resources
  • Import export
  • Information technology
  • Interior design
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Manufacturing
  • NGO and non-profit
  • PR and marketing
  • Real estate
  • Supply chain and logistics
  • Video and photography

Other destinations
Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam

Start dates are flexible all year round and you can choose durations from two months - six months.

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What we are looking for

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be fluent in written and spoken English.


It is not mandatory, however your chances of acceptance are higher if you are currently enrolled at a university.

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

South Korea
Competitive salary

How to apply

Click on the Apply now button below which will redirect you to the AIP website. On our website is where you can fill out your application with all of your internship preferences. You will then be contacted by our Admissions Team to schedule an online interview with one of AIP’s representatives.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 6 September 2020

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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