Immersive Internship Program in Stockholm

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

Stockholm prizes culture while encouraging businesses and social enterprises to innovate and look forward. The city’s entrepreneurial spirit means more than 20,000 businesses start here every year. You can take our Stockholm internship in 18 industries, including art and design, sustainability, and real estate.

Viking history and archipelago wonders, Scandinavian design and fika breaks. From the old town ‘Gamla stan’ to the modern heart of Norrmalm, there is plenty to see and do, all while being in one of safest cities in the world.

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Stockholm sits on 14 islands, connected by 57 bridges

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Stockholm ranks 2nd best startup ecosystem in the world, after Silicon Valley

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30% of the city is made up of waterways and 30% of parks and green spaces

What’s Included

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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.

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

Few other countries have tried as hard to make a business culture that ensures happy, healthy, and fulfilled workers. When not working the Swedes love the outdoors and there is much to explore outside of the office.

Doing work experience in Sweden, you’ll see that Swedes value openness, teamwork and a direct approach to giving your opinion. It might be a little cold in the winter, but it’s a refreshing place for an internship adventure!

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 a1-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.

Interns hanging out in Stockholm Interns in Stockholm during their welcome orientation Interns at a networking event Interns enjoy a walk around Gamla Stan Interns in Sweden take a trip to Archipelago Stockholm interns enjoy a Food Tour
Interns hanging out in Stockholm Interns in Stockholm during their welcome orientation Interns at a networking event Interns enjoy a walk around Gamla Stan Interns in Sweden take a trip to Archipelago Stockholm interns enjoy a Food Tour

Your Stockholm Community

Sweden has a working culture like no other and your internship will let you experience this first hand. The same values that make Swedes happy at work also make their society a joy to spend time in.

It’ll be easy to adapt to life here and you’ll soon feel like you’re at home here. There is a lot to get used to, and things you’ll want to experience, so reach out to talk to our Community Team whenever you need to. Your fellow interns will be eager to share tips and gems they’ve found in the city. But if you have any questions our team are also on hand 24/7 to help you with anything you need.

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 Stockholm. Build up your international contacts and have fun while doing it.

Gamla Stan

You’ll quickly be infused by the love of fika, coffee and cake, here in Sweden. Our walking tour in the old town takes you through some of the narrowest streets in this stunning medieval city. Finish your day with a stop for some of the best examples of fika.

Archipelago Trip

This island of Fjäderholmarna sits just to the east of Stockholm and sits as a gateway to the archipelago. This popular island lets you walk, eat, and just relax. It’s a beautiful day out.

Food Tour

As you’d expect from a multicultural haven like Stockholm you can find some exquisite examples of world food, you just need to know where to look. Our guided tour of Södermalm will uncover these hidden gems and you’ll be in foodie heaven.

Your Stockholm program
at a glance

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

Intern taking his first photos in Stockholm

Weeks 1 & 2

The rugged, fjord dotted, landscape will let you know you’re near Stockholm. It’s time to get excited, you’re finally here.

Once you’ve settled in your accommodation and taken a day to find your feet, it’ll be time for the orientation and welcome dinner. Meet the team and the other interns. Relax and enjoy yourself as you start to make friends.

You’ll begin your internship and it’s an amazing experience. Your first day means there’ll be a new team to meet and an office to explore. It’s lots to pack in so you’ll want to unwind with some after work socialising with the community team. There’s plenty to see in Stockholm, so enjoy a walk home.

As you focus on your internship the Business Workshop will help you along with some tools and insights. You’ll use these during your internship and beyond into your career.

Your walking tour of the old town, Gamla Stan. Experience one of the largest and best preserved medieval city centers in Europe. All that walking will give you an appetite, so you’ll stop to enjoy hot drinks and cake; or ‘fika’ as it’s called.

View of Stockholm city

Weeks 3 & 4

Settle Into a cosy coffee shop and enjoy a feedback session with your manager to find out how you’ve been doing.

There are plenty of networking opportunities to be enjoyed and we’ll make sure to find the best and get you an invite. Building an international professional network is great for your career and fun to boot.

It’s around now you’ll join our trip to Fjäderholmarna. This small island will show you why the Swedes love to spend so much time outdoors – it’s simply stunning. Forest trails, coastal walks, and traditional restaurants make for a great day out.

Intern parks bike in Stockholm

Weeks 5 & 6

Your internship is well under way now and you’ll be in top gear. Take some time to look at what lies ahead.

The 1-to-1 career coaching session, with a professional coach, is the perfect time to explore your career goals and aims. Your internship will have unleashed powerful dreams and ambitions so make a plan and reach for the stars.

Our food tour through Södermalm, an old working class neighbourhood, is packed with vibrant new food ideas alongside classic Swedish staple fare like meatballs.

Your internship program is nearly at an end. Say a proper farewell to all the amazing friends you’ve made during our end of course dinner. Make time for one last round of Smörgåsbord and head on your way.

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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.

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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.

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