Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Duration:Minimum 2 months, maximum 6 months commitment
Cost: from $1,700 USD / €1.545 EUR for 2 months. See Costs tab for further details
Start Dates: We accept applications all year round. Start dates are customizable to suit your specifications.
- Internship with a fast-growing start-up company in Thailand.
- Get exposed to a broad range of start-up tasks.
- Professional programme at one of Southeast Asia’s top start-up ventures.
- Work in a young and aspiring team and take over great responsibility.
- 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.
- Career consulting service.
- Ideal for those studying business and/or IT related majors.
- Keywords: business development, finance, serious internship, work placement.
Southeast Asia is a vibrantly growing market with an incredibly business-friendly environment. As an entrepreneurial hotspot in the region, Thailand stands out through its booming start up scene. The kingdom’s rising middle class comes along with a huge potential for innovative business models. As such, countless high potential business ventures are popping up.
The start-up internship program will give you the chance to gain first-hand experience of this rapidly developing business environment. You can actively contribute to the rise of a high potential business venture in Bangkok. As part of a young and dynamic team, you will be delegated responsibility from day one. You will learn the different aspect of setting up, running and advancing a start-up company.
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.
To kick off your international internship experience, you will be provided with a free 1-week language course. You will be taught the basics of the Thai language and get insights into the local culture.
Your internship will take place in the heart of Bangkok. You will be a full-value member of a young and ambitious start-up team. Being part of a fast-growing technology based business venture, you will experience how to manage innovation to the benefits of society. Together with your ambitious team, you will work on creating consumer value by solving real problems. Your tasks will cover a broad range, including business development, branding, financial planning, fundraising and many more. Furthermore, you will acquire a deep industry knowledge and strong connections within the start-up scene in Bangkok.
Working in a start-up environment is a unique experience. Far from being spoon-fed, you will be challenged from day one and encouraged to take initiative. Within a very limited amount of time, you will be able to prove yourself and work your way up while gaining a matchless learning experience. Directly working with the company’s CEO and founders, you will have the chance to substantially contribute to the company’s development and leave a lasting mark. An internship makes the perfect opportunity to get to know the exciting start-up world without running too much of a risk.
You can expect massive learnings in a variety of areas from your start-up internship. Apart from start-up techniques that are essential to set up a successful business, you will get deep insights into various fields of activity. You will learn to successfully market your product, to plan and oversee your financials, to deal with investors in order to raise capital and to liaise with key players in the relevant industry so as to secure vital partnerships. Moreover, the interactive nature of the work in a start-up company will allow you to enhance your interpersonal skills.
Besides your internship, you will have the chance to explore Thailand. Offering a rich culture and amazing nature paired with a booming economy and exciting city-life, Thailand has countless spots to discover during your time abroad.
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.
Travel between your accommodation and place of work will be easy using public transport, tuk tuks and/or taxis.
- Minimum age 18.
- Minimum 2 months commitment.
- Relevant academic background.
- Determination, self-motivation and ability to work in a team environment.
- Fluency in English
- Travel & Medical insurance
- Necessary Vaccinations.
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*Your place in our program is confirmed with a $500 deposit.
**The prices are fixed in US Dollars ($) and Euros (€).
***Taxes are already included in the price.
Placement Package includes:
- Customized internship placement
- 24/7 on-ground emergency assistance
- Visa assistance
- CV/Resume enhancement
- Certification from your host company
Standard Package includes:
- All Placement Package features
- Fully furnished accommodation
- Airport pickup upon arrival
- Preloaded transportation cards
- Domestic SIM cards
- Welcome pack
- Pickup and drop-off from accommodation to your host company on the first day
Signature Package includes:
- All Standard Package features
- Deluxe accommodation
- Gym pass
- Monthly trip to explore the country
- Language classes
- Access to exclusive networking events
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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