Students in this program take 15-18 credits at the London Centre chosen from courses offered in the Liberal Arts or Gabelli School of Business program and will be registered for a one-credit internship seminar. Interns will be expected to work at their internship sites for approximately 2 days per week. Students accepted to this program are guaranteed an internship placement after comprehensive advising.
Placements are available in the following fields:
Advertising & Marketing
Intern in advertising agencies or the marketing departments of London companies. Previous internships have included Brand Links, M2M, Park Village Productions, Elizabeth Arden, Allegra Foundation and EMAP.
Economics & Finance
Intern in accounting, corporate finance, financial recruitment, financial communication, financial marketing, financial publications, investment firms or economic research. Previous Internships have included Europe Economics, Capital Markets Daily, Grayling, Overseas Development Institute, LDFM and Maurice J Bushells Accountants.
Intern in entrepreneurship/starts up, business operations, or personnel departments. Previous internships have included Accelerator, Omerta Group, Citco, BE Group, Thriev and The Connaught Hotel.
Film, Radio & Television
Intern for a radio, tv or film production company. The UK media market is small by American standards, previous internships have included Catsnake, Sky Movies, C Music Entertainment, Pilot Productions, Feelgood Fiction and The Producers.
Hospitality & Tourism
Students intern in the international hospitality industries of London. Previous internships have included the Ritz, Better Bankside, Marylebone Hotel Group, Bumpkin Group, Bloomsbury Hotel and EMC3.
Previous internships have included MENCAP, IHS/Janes, Overseas Development institute, NACUE and Westminster Briefing.
Intern at a media, magazine, publishing house, or online publication. Previous internship have included Junior Magazine, Columbus Travel Media, Big Cheese, Simon & Schuster, Cultureshock Media and Quintessentially Publishing.
Intern in a political setting, including Parliament and party organizations. Previous internships have included various Members of Parliament, the Conservative Party Headquarters, the Labour Party Headquarters, various political party local offices, Dods and Government Knowledge.
Intern in a British law firm. Previous Internships have included JD Spicer Zeb, Bark & Co, Powell Spencer & Partners Solicitors, McCue & Partners, Julian Young & Co and O’Keeffe Solicitors.
Psychology & Health Sciences
Intern in hospital administration, education programs, health centre administration, university research departments, community care centres or social activist organizations. Previous Internships have included Chelsea & Westminster Hospital Schools, Goldsmiths University, MIND, Standing Together, Coombe Wood Unit and UCL Partners.
Intern in PR agencies or the PR departments of London companies. Previous internship placements have included Crabtree & Evelyn, LD Publicity, Bell Pottinger PR, Marks & Spencers, BrandNation and APCO.
Students have the unique opportunity to combine coursework with hands-on experience in a full-time internship in the visual and performing arts. Previous internships have included PW Productions, the Ambassadors Theatre Group, AKA, Only Connect, Southwark Playhouse and Tabard Theatre.