Internship in Hamburg

Hamburg is a metropolitan city, it has Germany’s largest port which has been idyllically named the Gateway to the World.
The city is not part of a state, it is one on its own. There are approximately 5,000,000 people living in the Hamburg region.

Hamburg is famous for many different forms of industry. It has very well developed infrastructure together with diverse scientific faculties including a university, 2 Max Planck institutes and a DESY national laboratory for high energy physics.
All these professional factors and buildings combined will make sure that Hamburg is a great choice for your German internship.

If you want more information on the programmes that are available in Hamburg follow the link here.
Below you will find more information relating to internships in Hamburg.

Placements in Hamburg

Doing your placement in Hamburg will be a great boost for your resume and yourself personally. The variety of shops, where you can find anything you could wish for, are surrounded by beautiful bridges and romantic canals. The city of Hamburg is also covered with many great things to see, cozy restaurants and big shopping malls.

And working hours, Hamburg is a city where there are no forced closing hours, meaning that the clubs will close when the first rays of sunshine start pouring in.
So stop waiting and start applying for your internship in the beautiful city of Hamburg.

Internship Fields

Internship placements are available in many different fields in Germany such as marketing and hospitality. The list of all of the fields we offer positions in can be found here.

Benefits of the Internships

The majority of our positions offer a stipend; only a small number of them are unpaid. Some positions offer other benefits such as free accommodation or meals however this is dependent on the provider of the position and all benefits will be arranged prior to the commencement of the internship.

Types of Internship

We organise curricular internships as law requires students to be enrolled in an educational institution in order to be able to do a placement. Curricular internships are as a part of your studies where the internship is worth ECTS credits, often as a part of the Erasmus plus programme. These internships usually offer a stipend of between 100 and 300 euro per month but they can occasionally be higher.

Our service

Our service is a customised search and tailored program service where we will assign one of our agents to you to find you the perfect internship based on your specific requirements. This service includes the internship search, preparation for interviews, documentation assistance and general support. To learn more about how our premium service works please click here.


For European citizens it is really easy to do an internship in Germany. To do a curricular internship all you need is a training agreement from your university. A training agreement is a document which outlines all the details of your internship which proves that the internship is as a part of your studies. It must be signed by your university, the receiving company and by you, the intern. For non-EU citizens, your internship must be approved by the German Federal Employment Agency. For more information on the requirements of entering Germany for the purpose of completing an internships please follow the link here.

How to apply 

If you want to apply for one of our listed internships or programs, please send an email with your CV and motivational letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. To learn more about how we work, you can read:

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