Singapore is surprisingly small, less than half the size of New York, in fact! Both an island and a country, Singapore thrives off its booming economy and is home to several businesses making it their headquarters for Asia. With English being one of the official languages and the city’s colonial history, it will be extremely easy for interns to fit into life in Singapore.
INTERNING IN SINGAPORE
With over 600 employment partners ranging from large international companies to funded start-ups, our Singapore programme offers a range of internship opportunities including, Advertising, PR, Consulting, Marketing, IT and Technology, Fashion and Business Administration, in particular. Interning in Singapore gets you the individual edge, confidence and cultural diversity that employers search for, helping you to stand out in today’s’ saturated job market.
WORK AND LIFE IN SINGAPORE
The standard of living available in this city is extremely high, coupled with a very low crime rate and a great range of clubs, restaurants and bars, interning in Singapore can be an ideal introduction to Asia.
Check your eligibility for Singapore programme
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE INTERNSHIP IN SINGAPORE
- You are aged 18 to 25.
- You are a current undergraduate student or a graduate of a university in Australia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, UK or USA.
- For undergraduates: you have been a resident and a full-time student of the university from one of the above country for at least 3 months before applying for the programme.
- For graduates: you were a resident and a full-time student of the university from one of the above nine countries.
HAVE QUESTIONS? SPEAK TO US
Do you want to know more about the programme in Singapore? Give us your contact details, and we will call you, or you can call us on +44 203 865 0982, or chat to us on Skype: Capital.Placement
You will be working with your Internship Coordinator to find an internship that best suits your ambitions, skills set and talent. Once we get to know you more, we can help provide you with a choice of companies to intern with, followed by even more personalised matching.
VISA AND TRAVEL
As part of the programme we will help you apply and obtain your Work Permit, to do your internship in Singapore. Your Internship Coordinator will be on hand throughout the process and will guide you step by step.
The accommodations we provide are located near the city centre and are well-connected to the rest of the city by public transport. When possible, you will be sharing the apartment with other fellow programme participant of the same sex from different parts of the world.
CV/ Resume Edit
Airport Pick Up & Drop Off
Induction to Singapore
24/7 Emergency Support in Singapore
Private Medical insurance
Local SIM Card
Post Internship Support
Tour of the City
Social & Cultural Events
NOT INCLUDED IN THE PROGRAMME
Food and Other Personal Expenses
Your Flight Tickets to and from Singapore
Work Holiday Pass Fee
PROGRAMME FEE & DURATION
Singapore Fees & Duration
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$5,250 / £3,950
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$8,500 / £6,450
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
We have a huge range of employers in Singapore, ranging from large multinationals to startups. Request a callback and speak to our placement team and they will be happy to provide you with more information, including the names of some potential employers you could be working with.
Once you have been accepted onto one of Capital Placement’s programmes, we guarantee to find you an internship in Singapore, in the industry you have applied for. All our internships are tailored to your preferences which is why we take the time to get to know you before you are matched to an employer so that we can ensure that you get the most out of your experience.
We ask all applicants to apply a minimum of 12 weeks before you intend to start your internship. This gives us sufficient time to find that perfect internship for you and get all the logistics for your arrival in place.
We understand that not everything goes according to plan and so we do have a fast track service where can arrange everything for you in as little as 4 weeks. Please get in touch and we will be happy to give you more details about our fast track service.
Yes, you need to obtain “Work Holiday Permit" from the Ministry of Manpower in Singapore- don’t worry, if you are on our internship programme, we will take care of all of this and obtain a visa for you to do an internship in Singapore.
We cover a wide range of industries, well over 25 in fact! We are confident we can find the perfect internship you are looking for. Why not get in touch with us and we can run you through some options?
There may be an additional interview with the company. Even if there isn’t any additional interviews, we insist on you having a call with the firm you wish to intern with and your prospective supervisor, so that you and the employer can understand each other and set expectations for the internship.
Yes, you will receive a stipend ranging from S$700 to S$1500. The stipend you will receive is set by the company you are going to be interning with, the actual amount will vary depending on your employer.
There is no fee to make an online application or to go through our recruitment process. Once you are guaranteed an internship with an offer on our programme, you have to pay a deposit of £400. The remaining programme fee is due when you receive an offer letter from the firm you are going to be interning with.
We would love to make this programme open to all candidates but these are the requirements placed by the Singaporean government, to qualify for the visa.
If you are not eligible for our Singapore programme, don’t worry, we have some great programmes in Mumbai, London, Bangalore and Chennai that may be of interest to you.
Don’t worry! We understand that this programme may not fit in well with your career plans. Our aim is to help you find that perfect internship you are looking for. The best thing to do is request a call back so you can speak to one of our experienced Placement Team who have helped hundreds of people in your position and we are confident that we can find a suitable internship for you.
Absolutely! We care about your future as much as you do and so all our programmes come with employment support until you find a graduate job. Our dedicated careers team will help you with future job applications, connect you to employers in any one of our programme locations, CV drafts, assist you with writing cover letters or let us know if there is anything else we can do to help you find employment and we will be happy to assist.