International Internship Programme


Welcome to the Aga Khan University's International Internship Programme

Established in 2008, as part o​f 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. 


AKU-Intern Group Scholarship Programme Application

The Aga Khan University's International Internship Programme (AKU-IIP) is pleased to announce that AKU-IIP in partnership with The Intern Group is excited to offer FOUR (4) full-ride scholarships for eligible (2 Nursing and 2 MBBS) AKU students. 

Learn more.  


IIP Applications

Internship positions for FALL 2018 work-term are CLOSED.

View the recruitment timelines and Sample Internship ​Positions.



Interns' Meet & Greet

Sneak Peek of Interns' Meet & Greet with President Firoz Rasul and other Senior Management of AKU in Nairobi, Kenya .