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Spain: Madrid

Spend seven weeks working remotely for a company based in one of the most beautiful and culturally rich cities in the world on the international business internship in Madrid. 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.

Summer 2021: This program will be in a virtual format.

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 and developing your facility with the Spanish language, 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.

Madrid is the political and economic capital of Spain and an historic and cultural center. It’s an ideal city for improving your Spanish language skills.

You will work remotely Monday through Friday at your placement company for 25-30 hours per week.

This program is run through EUSA, a third-party provider.

EUSA’s internship services include:

  • Telephone pre-placement meeting with EUSA Madrid placement manager, which is conducted in Spanish
  • Placement of student in a professional practice internship
  • Follow-up and any required trouble-shooting
  • Coordination with each internship supervisor and receipt of the supervisor’s and the student’s written evaluations

Quick Facts & Links

  • GPA Requirement: 3.00
  • Language Prerequisite: 5 sem.
  • Class During Program (min): Rising Juniors
  • Language of Instruction: Spanish
  • Program Dates: Summer 2021: May 26 – July 23
  • 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!

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