Immersive Internship Program in New York

Kickstart your career with a CV-boosting international work experience program.

A magnetic city where rich culture meets bold attitude, and big ideas hatch bigger businesses. Internship in New York is an electrifying experience like no other. Chrysler Building, 60 Wall Street, Hudson Yards, Hearst Tower – the city’s skyscrapers mirror every industry that flourishes here. We offer New York work experience in 18 industries – finance, architecture, media, and theatre are our top picks.

It’s raw, loud, and unabashed, but you’ll find yourself falling in love with the city in no time. Making it in New York ain’t easy, but that just makes success all the sweeter.

You might be jogging through Central Park or strolling The High Line heading to the office. With hidden gems and local eateries to explore at every block, you will never have a dull moment in New York.

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What’s Included

What

Career Development

A guaranteed professional internship in your preferred industry

You will get a guaranteed internship in the industry of your choice. We’ll carefully design your Immersive Internship Program so it has the perfect ingredients for your career success. From picking the right role for you within our extensive network of partner firms, to ironing out the details with your internship company.

Immersive workshop

Our workshop includes exercises and activities that will help you thrive in your internship as well as your future career. A typical workshop may include sessions on communication, leadership, personal branding, building confidence etc.

Career coaching and support

Your 1-to-1 career coaching session with our qualified coach will help you understand your strengths and gain clarity on your career plans. Scheduled at your convenience, this will be a fantastic opportunity to review existing aspirations or start future plans afresh.

You will also have access to personal career and interview advice throughout the duration of your program.

Curated calendar of professional networking events

Our local team is constantly on the lookout for professional networking events across the city. Make sure you keep an eye out for our invites – these events will be great opportunities to meet inspiring people and make valuable contacts.

Curated online courses and tools

A range of curated online courses and resources to help your professional and personal development.

Please check out the Career Development section below to find out more.

CV support

A stand-out CV will boost your chances of getting a job you love. We’ll make sure yours is finished to the highest standards and is ready to send out.

Beyond Academy Certificate of Excellence

Once you’ve successfully completed the program, your alumnus status will be confirmed with a Beyond Academy Certificate of Excellence.

Community & Events

Thriving local community

Excited but nervous about your upcoming adventure? No worries – you will join a local community of existing and new interns, who’ve all been in your shoes. Of course, our incredible local Community Team is always there to make sure you have a great time.

Comprehensive 24/7 local support

Our local team will be on hand to make sure you have the best experience possible, and support you in any challenges that you may face during your program.

Orientation

Take your first day settling in (and get over jetlag for those coming from afar!). You will be invited to a comprehensive orientation on your second day in the country, where we will tell you everything you need to know about the city and what to expect from the program in the coming weeks and months.

Welcome dinner

After the orientation, our welcome dinner will be the perfect opportunity for you to get to know your fellow interns better. Many of our previous interns have made friends for life during their internship programs!

Bi-Weekly community dinner

There will be a community dinner every few weeks to keep you in touch with everyone.

Every few weeks we will get everyone together for a fun evening of catchups and good local food.

Local events and day trips

During the program we’ll run three events, from spectacular cultural sites to amazing cooking classes and food tours. Please check out the Community section below to find out more.

A bustling social calendar of exciting events

We run an active program of events; so when you are free join us and let your inner explorer go wild.

Farewell dinner to celebrate program completion

As your course nears its end, celebrate your achievements with our end of program dinner.

Some extras

Visa support

We get it, applying for a visa can be complicated. But don’t worry, if you need a visa, our team will be on hand to support you throughout the process. Head to our Visa Eligibility page to find out if you need a visa.

Airport transport on arrival

We’ll pick you up when you arrive, and take you to your accommodation.

Beyond welcome bag

A bag of exciting hand-picked goodies.

SIM card (on request)

If you need a country-specific SIM card for your phone, we’ll have it ready for you on arrival.

Career Development

Our carefully designed career development program will equip and empower you, so you can flourish during your internship and beyond.

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An intern at her host company International interns at a business workshop Career coaching for an intern Overseas intern taking online courses

A professional internship

We offer a guaranteed internship in the industry of your choice, with start dates every month, and durations from one to six months.

An internship gives you sound insight into local business practice wherever you are. Plus real-world skills you can use everywhere.

With the City created in the Financial District (or Fidi to locals) 400 years ago, New York screams money and business. The best and brightest young professionals come pouring into this city every year.

‘Hard work, hustle, grind’ epitomizes New Yorkers’ working culture. Ultra focused, high energy, fast-paced, but with a healthy dose of humor and fun. Your internship will see you work alongside some major talent, and learn the secrets that make New York ‘the engine room of America’.

Immersive workshop

Our workshop is meticulously designed to help you get the most out of your program experience.

Run by inspiring speakers and coaches, our workshop program teems with exciting and useful exercises and sessions that help you hone your skills.

Get ready to come out of the workshop empowered and inspired – both professionally and personally.

Build up your core communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills.

Work on your personal brand and learn how to build confidence. Discover and harness passions for lasting career success.

Career coaching & support

Our qualified coach will take you through a 1-to-1 coaching session. Tailored around you, your coach will walk through the plans, goals, and aspirations for your career. It’s a fantastic opportunity to explore who you want to be, both professionally and personally.

You can schedule it around your diary, which is bound to be pretty full, so you can talk about what is most important to you. Do it at the beginning of the program to focus on making the most of the internship. A mid-term session is great if you want to talk about how you’re finding things.Take it towards the end if some self-reflection and forward-planning is in order.

Don’t forget you can get personal career advice and interview tips from our team at any time during the program.

We can also help you perfect your CV and LinkedIn profile, or prepare a professional portfolio.

Online tools and courses

We’ve curated a selection of the very best online tools and resources that will support you in making the most out of your internship experience, and boost your career in general.

A personal development plan toolkit. Online seminars on how to succeed at interviews. Sessions on making an impact, building your personal brand, or developing professional IQ. These are just some of the examples of interesting and useful resources you will have access to.

Community & Events

We want you to feel at home when interning with us. Our Community Teams will help you do just that. They’ll assist you in getting settled in and provide pointers in the right direction, should it be needed.

New York Community New York Intern Welcome dinner Interns at a networking event New York interns on a tour of Brooklyn Interns explore Lower East Side in NYC New York Jazz Event for our internship students
New York Community New York Intern Welcome dinner Interns at a networking event New York interns on a tour of Brooklyn Interns explore Lower East Side in NYC New York Jazz Event for our internship students

Your New York Community

Our Community Team will be there to support you from the moment you get off the plane until the end of your time in New York. Ask any questions to help you get into your stride. Moving to a new city is exciting and soon NYC will feel like a second home, and our Community Team and other interns like a second family.

Welcome Orientation

A full introduction to the program, the city and other interns. The perfect chance to get ready for the transformative few months ahead. There’ll be more dinner invites every few weeks, so keep an eye out.

Networking Opportunities

We’ll invite you to events and networking opportunities in New York. Build up your international contacts and have fun while doing it.

Brooklyn Tour

It’s famous for its yellow taxis and pizza, but there is much more to New York than that. Take it all in with a tour of Brooklyn, a killer combination of history and taste sensations.

Lower East Side

The Tenement Museum offers a time-capsule view of early 1900’s New York. A magical walk that brings American immigrants’ history to life. Grab lunch at Katz Deli – allegedly NYC’s most beloved deli!

Jazz Night

New York never lacked for jazz icons. From Ella Fitzgerald to Wynton Marsalis, Jazz is in the blood of New York. Experience it first hand with a night of live jazz.

Your New York
program at a glance

See what awaits you – here’s a snapshot of what it’s like to intern in New York based on a typical 6-week program.

NYC intern on her second day

Weeks 1 & 2

As soon as you arrive, you’ll feel the hustle of the city that never sleeps. The energy is infectious – dive right in and get lost (you won’t really – thanks to the street grid).

Find the accommodation that’s waiting for you and settle in. The next item on your agenda will be the orientation and welcome dinner. Meet the other New York interns and start to make new friends.

Starting your internship in New York is a serious buzz. You’ll be eager to get to know your new team and find out more about the company you’re working for. Catch up with our Community Manager over dinner in West Village after work. Walk the last few blocks home. Street jazz, used books cart, donut truck – you never know what you might stumble upon at a street corner.

The business workshop will introduce you to some new tools and insights that you can put in to practice at work.

Our first event takes you across the East River into Brooklyn. Foodies heaven, hipster vibes, brownstone houses – dive right into Williamsburg and Dumbo and get a taste of both history and food.

View over NYC

Weeks 3 & 4

As your internship progresses, it’s the ideal time to sit down with your manager to talk about how you’re doing.

New York never sleeps and there are networking events across the city. We’ll track down the best and make sure you get an invite. No other city houses more big personalities and creative bunch, you’ll make some incredible contacts in NYC.

Continue to explore the city with our tour of the Tenement Museum and Lower East Side. Enjoy lunch at LES institution Katz Deli – home to that famous pastrami sandwich.

Interns in New York enjoy a picnic in central part during week 5 of their program

Weeks 5 & 6

You’ll be well into your internship now and learning more and more every day. It’s a great time to start looking ahead.

The internship will have given you new ideas and shaped your dreams and ambitions. Talk it over with a professional coach in your 1-to-1 career coaching session. You can explore how you want your career to expand and make plans for success.

Join us for a swanky night of jazz and blues in one of New York’s many legendary jazz clubs, where famous icons are honored and music boundaries are pushed by contemporary players.

It’s nearly time to go but you’ll get a great send-off with our farewell dinner. Say goodbye to your new friends and savor every last moment of your experiences. One last pizza slice at your favourite diner for the road before you bid farewell to the Big Apple?

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Program Costs

Our guarantee: In the highly unlikely event that we’re unable to find you a role within your chosen industries, you will receive a full refund of any program payments made.

Already in the USA? US nationals are eligible for a $500 discount. If eligible, we will discuss with you during your admissions call.

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! Please note that flights, food and Visa costs (if applicable) are not included. Visit our visa eligibility page   to find out if you need a visa.

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Length of Program

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Pay in full discount
In order to qualify for the discount, you’ll need to make your payment in full within 7 days of your program offer.
Less than 7 weeks from start date

Deposit: 10% of the total program fee, payable within 7 days of being accepted to the program.

Payment 1: 90% of the total program fee, payable at least 4 weeks before your start date.

7 – 10 weeks from start date

Deposit: 10% of the total program fee, payable within 7 days of your program offer.

Payment 1: 90% of the total program fee, payable within 4 weeks of your program offer.

11 – 14 weeks from start date

Deposit: 10% of the total program fee, payable within 7 days of your program offer.

Payment 1: 30% of the total program fee, payable within 4 weeks of your program offer.

Payment 2: 60% of the total program fee, payable within 8 weeks of your program offer.

15+ weeks from start date

Deposit: 10% of the total program fee, payable within 7 days of your program offer.

Payment 1: 30% of the total program fee, payable within 4 weeks of your program offer.

Payment 2: 30% of the total program fee, payable within 8 weeks of your program offer.

Payment 3: 30% of the total program fee, payable within 12 weeks of your program offer.

Living in New York City as a Student and Young Professional 

“The city seen from the Queensboro Bridge is always the city seen for the first time, in its first wild promise of all the mystery and the beauty in the world.”
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

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