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Spend eight weeks living and working in one of the most cosmopolitan and exciting cities in the world on the international business internship in London. During this summer experience, you will apply the theories and concepts you’ve learned in class to an international working environment, learning and practicing the professional customs, behaviors and norms of another culture.

Since you’ll be working with other international students on this program, you’ll expand your network while gaining valuable professional experience. The skills you develop on this internship will transform you as a leader and give you a distinct competitive advantage in the job market. Along with practicing fundamental workplace skills, you will demonstrate that you can work in a diverse environment, adapt to change, be a flexible problem solver and integrate successfully into a diverse and cross-cultural team—all high-demand skills for today’s globally minded employers. You will have access to professional internship opportunities spanning a wide variety of industry sectors in London.

You will work Monday through Friday for eight weeks at your host company for 30-35 hours per week.

This program is run through The Intern Group, a third-party provider.

The Intern Group’s internship services include:

  • Placement in a professional internship prior to departure
  • Professional resume revision
  • Interview preparation and coaching
  • Visa application assistance
  • Pre-internship and on-site orientation, including airport pickup
  • On-site coaching throughout internship
  • Professional development trainings and workshops
  • Social programming with intern cohort
  • Re-entry coaching and access to The Intern Group alumni network
  • Learn more about The Intern Group’s placement process in this introductory YouTube video.

Quick Facts & Links

You must be admitted to the UNC Kenan-Flagler Undergraduate Business Program to apply for this program. Pre-business students, non-business majors and minors and non-UNC students are not eligible, with the exception of students in the Assured Admission Program (AAP). Admission status will be verified for all applicants.

  • GPA Requirement: 3.00
  • Language Prerequisite: None
  • Class During Program (min): Rising Juniors
    • First year AAPs are eligible to apply to this program
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Program Dates: Summer 2023:
    • In-person: June 3 – July 29
  • Meet program alumni
  • Accessibility Resources

Application Information

Apply for a Kenan-Flagler Global Program and Global Programs scholarship through the same application system using your Kenan-Flagler credentials. Click the Apply Now button below to learn more about application deadlines, requirements, and to start your application!

Please note that you must meet with a UBP Global Programs Advisor and/or attend an international internship information session in order for your application to be considered for this program. 


FAQs

Meet with an Advisor

UBP students can schedule a meeting with Ben Hershey to learn more about this and other International Internship programs by clicking on the “Schedule Appointment” link below.

Schedule Appointment

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