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Internships Abroad

At UT Austin, we believe you need an international perspective to succeed in today's global economy. Through project-based or research internships abroad, you can build a strong resume, experience foreign work cultures firsthand, and build a global network to support your professional growth. The best part? All of our internships are credit-eligible.

Why Intern Abroad?

There are too many reasons to count, but here are a few of the most important:

  • Grow your career network
  • Earn credit toward your degree
  • Gain a competitive edge in the job market
  • Learn a foreign language
  • Tailor your experience to your goals
  • Study at top-ranked international institutions

Make Your Resume Go Places.


Freeman Scholars Program

The Freeman Scholars is a prestigious program that awards generous funding to undergraduate and graduate students completing internships in East and Southeast Asia.