Work placement

What to do if your year abroad work placement falls through

After Rebecca's work placement fell through it was scary and confusing at first – so here’s her advice if you find yourself in the same position!

by Rebecca Lally


My Year Abroad in France and Italy in 5 Photos

by Rachael Harper

My internship at Giorgio Armani in Italy

by Virginia Stuart-Taylor

Why should I take a year abroad?

by Global Graduates

Questions about Work placement


Is anyone leaving their flat in Essen?


I'm thinking of going to the USA for my third year, I was just looking for...


Advice on Italian Summer placements/schools?

Summer internship

Hey! I worked in Italy last summer and would definitely HIGHLY recommend the company I worked for - but I was teaching English and unless you actively seek it the Italian exposure can be relatively lo...


Is there leniency with your end date for British Council?

British Council

I'd recommend looking up school holidays in Germany first (assuming you haven't already done that) - as if it's anything like the French system they have half terms etc., and it may well be that the 2...


Can anyone recommend any (preferably translation) companies in either Germa...


Can you pick your IAESTE work placement?

Work placement

Hi there, Yes, you do get to pick your IAESTE work placement - we wouldn't expect anyone to do a placement unrelated to their work. You get to choose from our catalogue which highlights all the sub...


Short term placements this year?


Thanks for your question David - the British Council Study Work Create has some amazing short-term opportunities. Here are a few that might be of relevance to you:Generation UK-China - Internships or...


If I work abroad/become a Language Assistant will I fall behind in my 4th y...

Work placement

Hello - in my opinion you absolutely WON'T fall behind in your 4th year if you decide to work abroad or become a language assistant. You'll find that if you put the effort in, your language skills wil...


How would I go about finding an Erasmus+ work placement in Spain and Portug...


Hi Sasha, A good place to start your search is Erasmus Intern site, IAESTE, or you could try Eurasmus+. or LEO-NET's Job Offer Exchange platform (JOE+).I would also suggest that you talk to yo...

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