Internship in London

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ABOUT LONDON

London is a world class city on many levels, and attracts visitors for a wide variety of reasons, and none more so than for its business reputation, credentials and concentration of businesses. If you are looking for a big city experience with history, culture, transportation, shopping, diversity and most importantly, great internships, London is your answer!

INTERNING IN LONDON

Capital Placement has partnered with over 300 employers, both large and small, located in central London to let you experience the political, economic and cultural capital of Britain. If a real challenge is what you’re looking for, London is the place for you. Popular industries include Marketing, Banking and Finance, Accounting and Audit, IT, Entrepreneurship, Startups and NGO. 

LIFE AND WORK IN LONDON

Expect to be thrown straight into an environment that is constantly on the go. One minute you could be jumping onto a red bus and driving past the Houses of Parliament, and the next you might be under the modern grandeur of The Shard. No two days are ever the same, and you will find some of the most influential and important business people in the world in London.

Check your eligibility for the programme

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-EUROPEAN NATIONALS

  • You are 18 years or older
  • You are a full-time degree level student or recent graduate (Graduated within the last 12 months at the start of your internship)
  • Your degree was taught on campus and not online
  • You are not a resident of the UK
  • You have a valid IELTs certificate with a minimum score or 6.5 if you are not from native English speaking country.
  • You must pass our Skype interview

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Do you want to know more about the programme in London? Give us your contact details, and we will call you, or you can call us on +1 (347) 269 0617 or +44 203 865 0982, or chat to us on Skype: capital.placement

PROGRAMME INCLUSIONS

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SOURCING INTERNSHIP

Once you pass the Skype interview with our Recruitment Team, you will be guaranteed an internship in London with one of our 300+  partner companies. It’s as easy as that!

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VISA SPONSORSHIP

Non-European citizens require a Tier 5 visa to intern in the UK. As part of the internship programme, we will take care of all the paperwork and guide you through the entire visa process.

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PRIVATE ACCOMMODATION

Our bright and cosy rooms with en-suite bathrooms in London are fully furnished and have all bills included, 24/7 onsite security team and Free super-fast WiFi!

INCLUSIONS

CV/ Resume Edit
Visa Sponsorship Fee
Airport Pick Up & Drop Off
Induction to London
24/7 Local Emergency Support
Private Medical Insurance

MORE INCLUSIONS

Local SIM Card
Tour of the City
Social Events
Unlimited London Travel Card
Travel Support
Post Internship Support

NOT INCLUDED IN THE PROGRAMME

Food and Other Personal Expenses
Your Flight Tickets to and from London
Visa Application Fee

PROGRAMME FEE & DURATION

Apply now for our London Programme!

INTERN EXPERIENCE

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What kind of company will I be interning with?

There is no single answer that can be given to that question. It depends entirely on the strength of your application, your performance during the interview, industry preferences and the duration you have applied for. The companies we work with range from start-ups to large multinationals. The one thing that they all have in common is that your internship with them will be both challenging and rewarding.

With all of Capital Placement’s programmes, you are in complete control. If you successfully pass our Skype interview, you will be provided a list of firms for you to choose from. if you are not satisfied with the company’s you have been provided with, we can provide you with additional company options for you to choose from. If in the unlikely event that we are unable to find you a company that matches your preferences, a full refund will be provided to you.

What do you mean by guaranteed internship?

At Capital Placement, we take great pride in the fact that we guarantee an internship for you. Specifically, once you have been accepted on to one of our programmes, we guarantee that you will be placed in an internship in the city and the industry that you have requested.

To make this happen, we take the time to get to know you, which ensures that all of our internships are tailored to your individual preferences, needs, and professional and personal goals.

Can I change the company once I start my internship?

Once you have started your internship, it is not possible to change the company you are working for as your visa is tied to the company you are interning with.

Is it possible to apply for just an internship, I don't need any of the other inclusions of Capital Placement's programme.

Should your application be strong enough, we may be able to put you in contact with relevant companies and opportunities.

However, we are not able to guarantee you an internship unless you are enrolled on to one of our programmes. Additionally, we will be unable to assist with other aspects such as obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship, accommodation, etc.

I’m a UK resident, why I am not eligible for London Internship Programme?

Capital Placement’s programmes are all about experiencing the rewards, excitement, and challenges that come with working in a foreign country. Interning abroad is much than just about the internship and this broad experience is something we are incredibly passionate about. It is, for this reason, we will not accept applications for programmes in a country from residents of the same country.  We would like for you to build not only professional experience but a global experience that builds your international skill set as a global citizen.

If you are from the UK, why not intern in India or Singapore and challenge yourself?

Will I be paid during the internship in London?

Capital Placement guarantees to find you an unpaid internship, as part of our programme. However, we do have a number of paid internship opportunities in London. If you are looking for paid internships only, please get in touch with us before making an application.

What is the difference between Certificate of Sponsorship fee and Visa Application fee?

Applicants who do not hold a valid passport from one of the European Union countries’ are required to have a Certificate of Sponsorship in order to apply for a visa to do an internship in the United Kingdom. At Capital Placement, the cost of the Certificate of Sponsorship is included in your programme fee. The Visa Application fee is something you pay directly to the British Embassy in your home country when you submit your passport and application for the visa to be stamped. This fee is not included in your programme fee.

Do you provide flight ticket with the programme?

The cost of your flight ticket is not included in the programme fee, both to ensure flexibility in price and timing for you in your travels. If you would like, we are more than happy to assist you with finding and booking your flights in order to ensure that you find the best price and itinerary for your needs.

Do you have any fast-track service?

We usually like to have applications at least 12 weeks prior to the start date of the internship.

However, we realize that sometimes your decision to apply for an internship abroad may be last minute. We are able to process the application for non-European candidates in six weeks and European applicants in as little two weeks prior to the internship start date. Please note: Capital Placement does not charge a fast track fee but we will require a deposit of £750, instead of the usual £350.

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