Internships in Spain
This Mediterranean country has something for everyone, stretching from the snowy mountains of the north to the famous beaches of the south, it's one of the world's most diverse nations and also a good spot for history buffs, with 40 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. From its Roman relics to Muslim palaces, from baroque cathedrals and Modernista constructions, the country is a treasure chest of artistic and architectural marvels across a matchless cultural palette. More than 30 years of democracy and rapid economic development have spurred Spain's cities to adorn themselves with sparkling new ornaments.
Valencia is the third largest city in Spain and it is located on the Mediterranean Sea and the banks of the Turia River. It has a long history since it was founded over two thousand years ago. With a current population of approximately 800,000, it is one of the fastest growing cities in Europe. Valencia is a very cultural city with strong influences in science, education, business, and the arts. With a subtropical/Mediterranean climate, Valencia has mild winters and long and hot summers.
Valencia's old city center is made up of historic buildings, cathedrals, shops, restaurants, and businesses. The city has a strong public transportation system including a subway, buses, and tram. Valencia has with a vibrant nightlife with people out until late in the evening and early in the morning. Valencia is also famous for Las Fallas. Las Fallas is an internationally recognized festival held in March. It is in recognition of Saint Joseph. There are numerous parades, fireworks, and other festivities held during this week.
Valencia's proximity to Madrid, along with an assessable high speed rail system and international airport, make it a great internship destination that will allow easy access to other locations within Spain and Europe.
Popular international internships include (but are not restricted to)
More areas may be available for students with a high level of Spanish language proficiency
Example Internship Placements Available in Spain
These are just a few examples of the types of internships in which we can place students, however we have many more opportunities and will find an internship that fits your needs. Be sure to contact us if you have questions about finding a specific type of placement.