Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Area of Study
Communication Studies, Culinary Arts, Fashion, Information Sciences, Internship, Legal Studies, Marketing, Nutrition and Food Science, Sport and Leisure Sciences
Taught In English
Please note there is another $600 fee to take this Internship path.
A placement exam will be required when you arrive on site.
It is required to participate in the pre-session intensive Italian language course at the beginning of the program. They are highly recommended to register for an Italian language course as part of their classes during the semester.
All students must be interviewed before their acceptance into their internship. To prepare for their interview, they should submit their complete CV (resume) showing all relevant work experience, as well as a cover letter.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
The internship is a 4-month training program to be carried out during the study abroad experience and includes:
- 6 ECTS credits (3 US credits)
The internship must be connected to the student's professional goals & be related to his/her major. This internship could help determine the type of job which the student will be able to obtain after graduation. It is a firm step toward employment that offers the opportunity to apply what is learned in the classroom before permanently entering the job market.
How the internship works:
Students will receive suggestions of internship placements according to their area of interest while abroad. In order to be hired as an intern, students must adhere closely to all deadlines that will be communicated at the start of the term. Students enrolling in this program will go through a rigorous interview process. Placements will be finalized once in Milan and students should have flexibility regarding their specific organizational placement.
You can intern in several fields:
Below is a list of potential internship partner organizations. Please note that these organizations are subject to change from term to term:
- We World
- ADC Group
- Stone Island
- Milano Finanza
- Gianvito Rossi
- Evessheds -sutherland
- Bosch Energy
- Bosch Tech
- Corriere della sera
- Keyto people
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.