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must be between the ages of 19 and 30
must speak good English. While most positions only require English, foreign
language skills are sometimes preferred
express your interest in applying for the program, you need to submit a complete
application form along with the supporting documents before
Thursday, 15th January
Needed When Applying:
Transcript (Unofficial from Registration Office)
AED (non-refundable fee)
Recommendation Letter (preferably from your course
written guardian's acceptance letter (Female students only)
Copy of valid
students should also attach a copy of valid residence
collect the IAESTE application form, please
visit CASTO office room # (M11-025).
placements are for 8-12 weeks during the summer, but longer term placements are
also available throughout the year.
can I go?
you can go to any country where IAESTE is represented, depending on which
countries your National Committee has exchanged with training
are the costs?
Fee of (250 AED) must be paid when you apply. In case of receiving
a formal acceptance from the receiving country:-
will have to pay for your own travel costs (airfare, health insurance, as well
as, incidental costs; such as visa or work permit fees) to your
receiving country and for personal
for the duration of the traineeship
sure to take some cash with you for the first month's expenses, until you start
getting your salary.
sending countries require you to pay a placement fee. This is determined by the
individual Members and Co-operating Institutions
I be paid?!
Internships are paid in accordance with the cost of living in the receiving
country and in the currency of that country. Some internship opportunities offer
additional benefits, like free of charge accommodation.
IAESTE trainees generally receive a cost of living allowance that will at least
cover food, accommodation and travel to and from work
exact amount is determined by the cost of living in the country and the
support will I receive if I am successful in gaining a
takes care of all communication with the Employer through liaison with the
receiving IAESTE country. The receiving IAESTE country will issue the necessary
documents for you to obtain a work permit or visa if either is required. They
will also arrange accommodation and in most cases, a reception
study field is not listed. What should I do?
IAESTE does not provide traineeships outside of those listed
- Keep a copy of your visa
with you at the airport (if a visa is required).
- Make sure to bring enough
money for the first month as you will receive your payment at the end of the 4th
- You might need an adapter
for your electronic appliances. The UAE system uses: 220V/50Hz - type ‘G’ plugs.
For more information, see this website: http://kropla.com/!g.htm
- You should be aware that
it is quite hot in the UAE during the summer (40 – 45 oC).
clothing is suggested.
many countries IAESTE is organized by student volunteers and members. There are
many benefits to joining IAESTE as a member or volunteer,
cross-cultural understanding – a must in today’s global
management, organization and leadership skills.
opportunities with IAESTE alumni and friends from around the
your summer with exciting international events.
a network of technical students and professionals, your future