UNIDO's Internship Programme

As a student, the UNIDO Internship Programme provides you with a great opportunity to receive job training with challenging assignments and put your theoretical knowledge to practice. The programme also allows you to gain insight on how attempts are made to solve problems confronting developing economies in the area of industrialization.


How will a UNIDO internship propel my career?



Eligibility Criteria



What is the programme's duration?

An internship lasts at least 3 to 6 months and can be extended up to 9 months.

When can I apply for an internship?

You can apply for a UNIDO internship at anytime. Doing so will add your name to the list of applicants interested in the internship field of your choice. When the need for a new intern in a particular area arises, we will draw on the list of applicants of that respective field.

Please note that applications should be submitted no earlier than 6 months and no later than 3 months before the start of the intended period.

In which fields can I do an internship?

a) Internships at UNIDO's Headquarters (Vienna, Austria):


b) Internships in a UNIDO Field Office: if you are interested in doing an internship at one of our Field Offices, please visit this page.

Important Note

Please read the General Information and Conditions very carefully, as incomplete applications cannot be considered.

Each applicant will receive an automatic confirmation of application receipt. Should your profile fit the available openings, you will be contacted within 6 months from the date of submission.

Requests for further information should be addressed to: