Careers Resources

Careers Resources

International Work Experience Opportunities

BUNAC Working Adventures Worldwide

Overseas work and volunteer programmes in countries such as USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

Resources for International Volunteering

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for finding international voluntary work opportunities.

IAESTE: A Global Work Experience Program

Summer Exchange Placement organisation providing students of science, engineering, technology and the applied arts with paid, course-related, technical training abroad.

Mountbatten Institute - New York Internship

12 month training programme that provides an opportunity to learn about American and International business techniques. Successful completion of the programme leads to the qualification of Pg Cert International Business Practice. There are two intakes per year in March and September and deadline for applications is approximately 6 months prior to start of internship.

Search by country or job type to find internships worldwide. Free to register.

Teaching English as a Foreign Language

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for finding out about opportunities to teach English as a foreign language.

Casual Job Opportunities Worldwide

The link below will take you to a list of websites, recommended for searching for casual/ seasonal work abroad.


Listing of internships available worldwide.

RISE summer internships in Germany (Science and Engineering)

RISE is a summer internship program for undergraduate students from the United States, Canada and the UK in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering. It offers unique opportunities for undergraduate students to work with research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany for a period of 2 to 3 months. All scholarship holders receive stipends from the DAAD to help cover living expenses, while partner universities and research institutes provide housing assistance.


Student-led organisation which sources placements in other countries. Check with the local AIESEC branch to find out more about opportunities for University of Aberdeen students.


The link below will take you to a list of organisations offering expedition projects.