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BIZ international internship

Information about international internships and grants for School of Business students.

Study credits for internship

Students have the possibility to include an internship into both the bachelor’s and master’s degree. The inclusion of an internship in the degree should always be agreed upon in your own programme. See more information about applying for internship credits in the Student Guide, instructions can be found on the pages of your own programme (Programme -> During the studies -> Other studies). If you have questions about credits, see your programmes website for more information or contact your programme or Learning Services at [email protected]

Are you studying in the International Business programme at the Mikkeli campus? Please see more information about the internships for International Business students.

Grants for internships abroad

Please note the summer break. Internship grant applications for internships abroad are not processed during 20.6.-12.8. If you are starting your internship during this period or in early autumn, fill in the grant application with all attachments (internships abroad) by 14.6.


On this page you will find information about internship grants abroad and its practices.

We encourage our students to do an internship during their studies. The goal of an internship is to familiarize yourself with the tasks of your own field and to promote the development of professional expertise. To get experience from an international environment and working in different cultures are especially the goal of the internships abroad.

You can read more about searching for internships, insurance, study credits and e.g. about the specialities of international internships in the internship checklist. Also check out internship reports from previous interns from around the world and tips on how to get more out of an international internship!

Internship grants

Aalto University School of Business supports the professional development and internationalization of Bachelor's and Master's level students by awarding grants for internships abroad.

School of Business awards three types of international internship grants, the BIZ international internship grant and travel grant and the Erasmus+ internship grant.

Note. Apply for an internship voucher for internships at Finnish embassies and Finnish permanent missions around the world, you cannot get the BIZ internship grant or Erasmus+ grant for them. Read more about internship support in Finland.

Practices if you received internship grants

Contact information

 Tanja Makkonen

Tanja Makkonen

Career Services / BIZ internship grants
Questions regarding study credits: [email protected]

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Student guide illustration, internship

Internship checklist

General checklist regarding international internships.

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Student guide illustration, internship

Erasmus+ internship scholarship

Information about the Erasmus+ scholarships

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Student guide illustration, internship

Internship reports

Reports written by students who have taken an internship abroad

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Student guide illustration, internship

How to make the most of your international internship

Make the most of your internship abroad

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International internships
BIZ internships in Finland
Career Services for School of Business students

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