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  • Locations: Bonn, Germany
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
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  • Program Sponsor: EPA Internships in Europe 
  • Restrictions: Non-EPA applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/02/2017
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Rolling Admission 02/05/2018 05/04/2018
NOTE: After completing your university's application to study abroad, please apply at epa-internships.org.
Fall 2018 04/02/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
Class Eligibility: 02-Sophomore (with special permission), 03-Junior, 04-Senior Minimum GPA: 3.0
Language of Instruction: German Language Prerequisite: 4 Semesters College Level Language or the Equivalent
Area of Study: Art, Arts Management, Business, Child Development, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Finance, Health Science, International Business, International Relations, International Studies, Internships, Marketing, Media Studies, Politics, Pre-Health, Pre-Law, Pre-Med, Psychology, Social Policy & Administration, Tourism Internship Type: Advertising, Art Gallery, Banking, Business, Education, Finance, Health Science, Journalism, Law, Marketing, Medical Research, Museum, NGO, Non Profit, Politics, PR, Psychiatry, Psychology, Public Health, Public Relations
Housing Options: Apartment, Home Stay Country of Home Institution: Canada, United States
Program Name: EPA Internships in Europe: Bonn Semester Program Program Type: internship abroad, study abroad
City: Bonn Country: Germany
Region: Europe Program: Direct
Program Description:
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BONN, GERMANY

Living in Bonn

The EPA program in Germany offers a unique and exciting opportunity to put your language skills into practice not only in the classroom, but in a professional setting. It’s a terrific way to explore your career interests while living and studying in an overseas setting. Bonn is the main administrative center of the program and the base, along with nearby Cologne, for all nonpolitics placements. Berlin is the base of a satellite program for politics students. For all students the program begins with orientation in Bonn and then students either remain in Bonn/Cologne or move to Berlin, depending on the internship selection. Bonn is also home to 16 United Nations organizations and a prestigious university, providing a rich cultural and social life. Cologne is one of the oldest cities in Germany and currently the fourth largest, with a population of over one million people. Cologne is located 20 minutes by train from Bonn.
 

Internships (Unpaid, Academic, Work Placements)

Internship fields:

Politics & Law: Law Firms, Municipal Government, Non-Govt’l Organizations
Business: Advertising/PR, Banking
Computer Programming
IT
Health Science: Medical Research, Psychiatry, Psychology, Horseback Riding Therapy
Arts: Museums, Music Management, Radio, Theatre
Education: English, Pre-school/Kindergarten

All internships are unpaid. Fall and Spring students work three or four days at their internship while taking two classes. 

 

Accommodations

Bonn/Cologne students can live with host families. Short-term apartments and student dormitories are also available.

Language

All internships and classes are in German.

Visa

No Visa is required for the programs in Germany because they are less than 90 days in duration. Students will apply for a residency permit after they arrive.

Other Requirements

EPA accepts applications from undergraduate students studying at universities and colleges in the United States and Canada with a 3.0 GPA. At this time we do not offer placements for graduate students or students who have recently graduated.
 
For more information and to apply visit: epa-internships.org.