Environmental Sciences & Sustainability

Environmental sciences and sustainability are some of the most competitive, diverse and rapidly growing sectors in the world. Environmental internships abroad are perfect for ambitious professionals looking to stand out from their peers in this competitive field.

Our alumni have interned at 1000+ organizations including:


Our environmental internships abroad offer driven, young professionals the chance to get involved in grassroots efforts to preserve our planet. Through this international experience, you will be able to connect with like minded individuals from different parts of the world while working towards the same initiative of making environmental sustainability a global priority.
Environmental internships abroad give interns the connections and tools they need to really make a difference. Whether it’s through hands-on field experience, scientific focused research, or through NGO efforts, there are international sustainability internship opportunities for everyone. We work with major international environmental and sustainability organizations in all of our program destinations. Previous interns have been placed in organizations with a focus in geology, geography, wildlife preservation, NGOs, environmental engineering, hospitality & tourism, eco-business, and science.International sustainability internships are a great opportunity to make your resume stand out while getting to experience a new culture abroad.

Responsibilities may include:


    Researching eco-design, conservation and energy efficiency ideas
    Sorting recyclables and redistributing materials for resale and reuse
    Analysing new technologies to be used in green initiatives

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Applying for The IIU will put you in contact with an Admissions Officer. Through your interview and application, we will learn about your background and future career goals to determine if you are a good candidate for an international internship. If accepted into our program we guarantee you an internship in your approved career field. You will work with our Placement Team throughout the process and get ready to go abroad.