Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Duration: Minimum 3 months
Cost: from $940 USD / €850 EUR for 2 months. See Costs tab for further details
Start Dates: Project is on-going and you can join at any time, subject to availability
- Gain valuable experience in Southeast Asia’s booming start-up scene.
- Get exposed to a broad range of challenging tech-tasks.
- Receive mentorship from experienced developers.
- Acquire first-hand knowledge in Southeast Asia’s emerging markets.
- Additional advantages including Thai language training, top quality accommodation, access to exclusive business networking events and many more.
- Ideal for applicants who study IT-related majors or have a strong tech-skill-set.
- Keywords: start-up, IT, tech, serious internship.
Southeast Asia has evolved into one of the most promising start-up communities globally. Thailand in particular has established itself as a major hotspot for entrepreneurial ventures within the region. Countless high potential start-ups are constantly popping up, most of which work with a strong focus on technological aspect.
This opens up great opportunities for young professionals who are aspiring a tech-career. Applicants will be working on innovative business models with the potential of revolutionising entire industries. As part of a young and energetic team, you will be transferred responsibility from day one, giving you the chance to substantially contribute to the growth of a rising business venture.
Your placement also includes Thai language classes. A basic knowledge of the local language will not only help you during your internship, it will also allow you to fully immerse in the new culture and facilitate the interaction with locals. Furthermore, you will be granted access to exclusive business networking events, allowing you to make valuable connection in the local business community.
You will be inducted to your new environment through a one-week language and culture training, preparing you for your international internship experience.
During your internship, you will be part of a fast-growing tech-start-up. Being fully integrated in the operations from the very beginning of your appointment, you be actively contributing to the company’s tech-team. Depending on your strengths and interests, your tasks might include front-end development, design, backend-development, mobile application development (iOS and/or Android), data analysis, beta testing and many more. You will be mentored by experienced developers who are providing you with an intensive on-the-job training.
Thailand’s booming tech-start-up scene is full of young and passionate entrepreneurs that have formed a close community of which you will be part during your internship. Bangkok is becoming the tech-start-up hub in Southeast Asia, making it an ideal location for you as an intern to explore this young fast growing industry.
Bangkok hosts some of the most capable developers globally. As such, the local tech-scene is always aware of best-practices and current developments within the industry. In addition to the technical knowledge that you will acquire, you can expect to massively develop your interpersonal skills. Interacting with people from all over the world will equip you with advanced communication skills as well as a deep intercultural understanding.
This exciting internship programme will enable you to get deep insights into Thailand’s start-up scene and make valuable contacts. High performing interns will be considered for a full-time position following their internship.
Travel & Accom.
Upon arrival in Bangkok you will be met at the airport and taken to your accommodations. These are high standard accommodations, usually including fitness centres and a pool to cool off after a full day on the programme.
- Minimum age 18.
- Minimum 3 months commitment.
- Relevant academic background.
- Determination, self-motivation and ability to work in a team environment.
- Fluency in English
- Travel & Medical insurance
- Necessary Vaccinations.
|Placement Package||Standard Package|
|Duration||USD*||EUR||USD ($)||EUR (€)|
|2 months||$940||€ 850||$3,125||€ 2,840|
|3 months||$940||€ 850||$3,910||€ 3,540|
|4 months||$1,130||€ 1,020||$5,160||€ 4,670|
|5 months||$1,250||€ 1,130||$6,100||€ 5,520|
|6 months||$1,320||€ 1,200||$6,940||€ 6,280|
*Price are fixed in USD ($) so there could be some fluctuations due to the current currencies exchange rates.
**Prices exclude 7% VAT
*** 5% bank transfer fee added to all transactions.
**** Places are confirmed with a $390 deposit.
Placement Package includes;
- Customized internship placement
- 24/7 in-country emergency assistance
- Visa Assistance
- Discounts on language lessons & Networking events
- Certification of Achievement from your host company
Standard package includes;
- Everything in the Placement Package, plus;
- Accommodation (Including water,internet & electricity)
- Airport pick-up at arrival
- Pick-up and drop-off from your apartment to your workplace on your first day
- Resume enhancement for your future career
- Preloaded BTS or MRT card (for public transport)
- Domestic SIM card
What’s Not included:
Food, flights, visas, vaccinations and insurance are not included. Full assistance will be provided in getting all these arranged if you choose our Premium Support.
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