From April 24th 2015, our Internship Programme for Non-Europeans will give you the unique opportunity to enhance your CV during a placement with famous, registered UK charities.


– From April 24th 2015, we are able to match non-European students to valuable volunteering internships.

– Enhance your professional profile with work experience, employability skills and business vocabulary.

– Gain knowledge of a relevant business area within the charity sector.

– Matched to a carefully chosen placement which suits your personal profile.

– Access to our online e-Learning platform, so you can develop your professional English skills in your spare time.

– Enjoy London – explore this beautiful city, visit famous attractions and make new friends.

From April 24th 2015, non-European students will, for the first time, be able to take part in volunteering internships with registered UK charities for up to 4 weeks. At UKCES, these new immigration rules are an exciting development, as it means that we can now provide you with the fantastic opportunity to gain career-enhancing skills and explore London during a placement with a reputable charity.

In an increasingly competitive job market, the chance to gain work experience as an intern in London will help your CV to stand out amongst the rest. With our internship programme you will gain an insight into the professional working world and the charity sector, and will develop valuable employability skills and business vocabulary.

UK charities are famous throughout the world, and we will carefully select a placement for you which matches your CV, career goals and English level. You can choose to complete a charity placement within a wide range of professional areas, including marketing, events management, fundraising and many more. 

Project life

In today’s very competitive job market, an internship in London will help your CV to stand out against other applicants, and will allow you to increase your awareness of the business world.

With this programme you will be able to complete an internship with a registered UK charity for up to 4 weeks. Internships are available in a number of professional areas within the charity sector, and our dedicated Work Experience team will match you to a placement that suits your CV, personality and career goals.

Your charity placement could be within these professional areas:

– Marketing

– Finance

– PR

– Advertising

– Fundraising and Sales

– Administration

– Events Management

– Education

Please note, your internship will be unpaid.

Before you begin your internship with your charity, you will be given a half day induction at our Training Centre in London to fully prepare you for your experience and answer any questions you may have. This will also give you the opportunity to meet your Placement Coordinator, who will support and monitor you throughout your internship.

You will also have access to the Training Centre during your internship. Here you will be able to take advantage of a range of services including, an IT suite, a social area with café, free Wi-Fi and a wide range of English courses, (as an additional extra). Throughout your course you will also be able to use our online e-Learning platform, which will give you plenty of opportunity to develop your professional English skills in your spare time.

If you would like to apply for our internships and cultural exchange programs, please email your CV/resume at enquiries@ukces.org. Some of the programs are  offered on a very limited basis. Alternatively, visit your local UKCES office or representatives for further details. You can also refer to our Contact Us page or explore our website for complete information.