INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW

Intern abroad in Barcelona with a customized, international internship! Intern in English or Spanish while enjoying fun social activities and exceptional support. Experience the vibrant culture of beautiful Barcelona while boosting your resume.

 

Barcelona Study Abroad Experience (SAE) provides students and recent graduates with customized internships in a variety of fields, including international business, marketing, political science, health and fitness, culinary arts, tourism and hospitality, graphic design, education, communications, events management, journalism, photography, art and many more!


DESCRIPTION

Barcelona SAE has customizable placements in the following fields:

   • International Business
   • Accounting
   • Communications
   • Entrepreneurship
   • Marketing
   • Animation
   • Architecture
   • Culinary Arts
   • Dance
   • Education
   • Event Planning
   • Fashion
   • Health & Fitness
   • Hospitality/Tourism
   • Government & Politics
   • Journalism
   • Information Technology
   • Photography
   • Public Relations
   • Theatre

and more. 

 


LANGUAGES

There is no language requirement. Barcelona SAE has English speaking and Spanish Speaking placements. 


ACCOMmODATIONS

Day trips and weekend excursions; insurance; orientation; housing options (homestay, shared apartment, residence hall); airport pickup; career coaching


COST

Costs include:
        Travel, Housing, and Living Expenses: $5000-$7000
        University of Utah tuition
        Academic Fee: $300
    


FUNDING

International interns are eligible to apply for the Hinckley Global Scholarship offered through the Hinckley Institute. Information can be found here. The Hinckley Institute also offers a low-interest loan program found here. In addition to funding through the Hinckley Institute, scholarships are available through the Center for Learning Abroad.


DATES

Internship dates may vary depending upon location but are based around the academic calendar:

  • Fall Semester: September-December
  • Spring Semester: January-April
  • Summer Semester: May-August

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

Students are required to register for a minimum of 3 HNKLY credit hours and a maximum of 12. International interns are required to submit 4 reflections and 10 weekly updates throughout the semester, as well as write a final policy paper, which is due 4 weeks after the end of the semester.


ORIENTATION

Students are required to attend a pre-departure orientation, which provides cultural and safety training and explanation of academic requirements. Students also meet with the program manager upon returning from the internship.


APPLICATION PROCESS

Please submit the Hinckley online application before the deadline and then email Global Internship Manager Courtney McBeth to set up an interview. During the interview you will receive more information on program specifics.