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Overseas internship offers the opportunity for students to widen their perspective of the working world. It enhances their employability and career mobility worldwide upon graduation and prepares them to compete locally and internationally.

NTU collaborates with industry and/or university partners in China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, the USA, etc to offer the students the unique learning experience of gaining real life overseas working experience under professional guidance as part of their undergraduate programmes. Internship placement ranges from globally recognised MNCs, Singapore enterprises abroad, well established foreign corporations, to innovative start-ups and research labs all over the world.   

The Career and Attachment Office (CAO) works closely with programme offices and schools to bring these opportunities to our students.  

Who can apply?

Undergraduates who aspire to gain overseas exposure through internship and other work related activities.

What to apply?

CAO Overseas Internship

CAO ASEAN-INDIA Summer Internship New

CAO Work and Study China Programme

CAO Research Internship

CAO Global Insights and Exposure

CAO Collaborations

Self-Source Overseas Internship 

Overseas Entrepreneurship Programme by Nanyang Technopreneurship Center

Find out more about the various arrangement here or click the "Progammes" icon at the side bar

Allowance, travel and living expenses

Students on overseas attachment are usually paid a monthly allowance/stipend by the company, which is guided by prevailing norms within the industry in the country of attachment,

Airfare, accommodation, insurance and other expenses (e.g. meals, transportation etc) are typical  borne by the students.


How to apply?

Due to COVID-19 measures, application for Overseas internship is currently closed till further notice

ProgrammesNext Period of InternshipApplication DatesApplication URL
CAO Overseas Internship Jan – Jun 21Suspended
CAO ASEAN-INDIA Summer Internship May - Aug 21 Open TBA - Close TBAhere 
CAO Work and Study China Feb - Jul 21Suspended
CAO Research Internship Jan - Dec 21Suspended
France Excellence Programme InternshipJan – Jun 21Suspended
Chongqing Internship Dec – Jan 21Suspended

Students are advise to attend our info sessions before applying.


Further Enquiries

Please contact CAO Overseas Internship Team at


Events and Highlights

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Overseas Internship may be suspended now due to COVID-19, but our team is working hard to find more opportunities and getting ready! Stay Safe!

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For internship in France from July to December 2020

More application details can be found via

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Tata Global Internships are open to 10 weeks internship duration, particularly for those who like to use it to fulfill their PA in summer 2020. SG, SPR undergraduates are eligible for financial support in additional to the flight, housing and stipend provided by this programme.  

New ASEAN-INDIA Summer Internship. This is easier to commit, more affordable and it is open for all undergraduates, for credit or non credit. Most importantly these are markets we should be focusing on. Find out more by clicking on the application link above



Students who successful secure their overseas placement through Global Ready Talent Programme can approach us to find out where they are eligible for additional financial support.  

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