What are the most popular international internship spots that are being offered according to my major?
For culinary students, the most popular international destinations include France and the USA.
For hotel administration students, the most popular international destinations include USA, Hong Kong, Spain, Portugal, and South Korea.
For business students, the most popular international destinations include USA and Hong Kong.
How would the career office help me in applying for an outsourced internship?
Outsourced internships are processed with companies we are not currently partnered with. Due to that, obtaining the necessary requirements such as Training Plan, Company Profile and Offer Letter must be the responsibility of the student. The office will be coordinating the agreements with property after placement has been made.
Is it possible to take both my internships continuously within a span of one year?
Culinary students are allowed to combine Internship 1 and 2 in the same semester. Other majors are encouraged to place at least one semester of academics between internships.
Who can I approach regarding any problems that I may encounter during the entire internship process?
At anytime during the internship process, you can approach any member of the Office of Career Services. During the internship you may approach your internship adviser as well for tips, advise and guidance.
Why do I need an internship advisor?
Since your internship is a graded course, your internship advisor serves as your professor. He/she ensures that you are prepared, guided and supported while completing your internship.
How would I be graded during my internship?
Your internship grade is a compilation of your regular updates with your adviser, your supervisor's evaluation and your internship report content and details.
What is the best way to build my CV?
As a student, the best way to build your CV is to join student organizations and be active on campus. Don't just be a member, be a leader! Enderun offers a lot of volunteer opportunities that are great resume boosters.
What is the difference between a CV and a resume?
The main difference between a Curriculum Vitae (CV) and resume is the length. A resume is a brief description of your accomplishments and skills not more than two pages while a CV is more in depth and can be beyond two pages.
Will the Office of Career Services help me in building my CV?
Yes! Definitely! The Office of Career Services provides resume writing workshops along with resume consultations and editing. Schedule an appoint with a Career Services team member and start building your resume.
How much is the stipend for international internships?
Stipend varies depending on the location and package from the property.
When should I start looking for internships?
Applications for your internship should be 1 semester before you plan to enroll in the course. If you are unsure when to plan your internship, stop by the office and we can help you plan out your next 4 years!
How do students hear about internship opportunities and recruitment events?
Internship Opportunities are presented on our social media accounts, our student portal or announced through the office via email and school bulletins.
What are the requirements in order to begin my internship?
For the full list of eligibility requirements, click here.
Will the Office of Career Services provide me the necessary requirements for internship?
Yes! The Office of Career Services will assist you in collecting your requirements and will provide certain documents that may be needed by the employer or for visas such as endorsement letters or recommendation letters.
How can the Office of Career Services help me prepare for my internship?
The Office of Career Services provides various programs and seminars that are designed to help you prepare for your internship including:
Resume Writing Workshops
And much more depending. Click here for more information.
What are the possible inclusions that a property may provide during internship?
Packages and inclusions vary depending on the property or country. The possible inclusions may be:
Allowance / Stipend
What type of visa do we need for international internships?
All students are required to obtain a training visa, internship visa, or work visa depending on the destination country. Please check here for more information.
How much allowance do I need to allot for my internship?
Amount of money needed during your deployment will depend on the following factors:
What services does the Office of Career Servicese provide to help us prepare for our interviews?
The Office of Career Services provides Mock Interviews and tips in the resources section.
Are international internships better than local internships?
International internships do not equate to better. It all depends on your personal capabilities and career path. International internships do provide a new outlook on your career and different type of challenge. To know more about which one is best for you visit our office!
Do my grades in school have any effect in applying for an internship?
Yes! The minimum GPA to enroll in an international internship is a 2.0 while the minimum GPA to enroll in a local internship is a 3.0. If you GPA does not meet the requirement you may appeal to the Office. Your grades may also be sent to the employers which may affect their decisions.
What does a property use as a basis in accepting internship applicants?
Properties use the following:
Student's Cover Letter
Student's SparkHire Video Profile
What requirements should I accomplish after taking my internship?
After your internship has been completed students must submit an internship report along with particular documents from their property. For the complete list please see Internship Requirements.