International Internship Programme

Welcome to the Aga Khan University's International Internship Programme

Established in 2008, as part of University's Partnerships Office, the International Internship Programme (IIP) provides exciting, significant and professional experience for international interns who are eager to experience new cultural, social and geographic environments .

IIP offers paid and unpaid, credit and non-credit, internship opportunities for 8-12 months in East Africa, the Middle East and Central and South Asia. These unique career-related learning experiences will enhance your skills in international and intercultural settings under the mentorship of highly qualified professionals. 


IIP Applications

Internship positions for SUMMER 2018 work-term are OPEN .

View the recruitment timelines and Internship Positions


AKU-IIP’s participation at the 2017 Global Internship Conference

AKU-IIP attended the conference to promote AKU’s innovative internship programme in the global south and to present about the programme’s steady growth and development over the past few years.  

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