Leonie in Germany
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Ever since I was young, the prospect of living and working abroad has always been a dream of mine, so when I heard about IAESTE and the opportunities that they offer, I knew that this was an opportunity I could … Read More

Matthew in Turkey
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I am Matthew, and in the summer of 2018 I went on an internship in Istanbul, Turkey thanks to IAESTE. It was one of the greatest experiences of my life. Before I arrived in the country I was welcomed by … Read More

Michael in Japan
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Studying on one of the Maltese Islands has its perks, 300 days of sunshine, beautiful beaches and thousands of parties. However, this also has its downsides, as any sort of “road trips” are limited, and to experience a different culture … Read More

Zak in Spain
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At first, I didn’t realize how much I need it. I applied for the job not really thinking about it. Not thinking about the fact that I been living in Malta all my life. I enjoy my life here in … Read More

Rafel in Hong Kong
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Through IAESTE Malta I was given the opportunity to go on a work placement at a University in Hong Kong. The 2 months spent in the city was the best experience of my life both on a personal and professional … Read More

Chaanah in Norway
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This was one of the best experiences of my life: not only did I get an opportunity to work at an amazing job in a fantastic university, but I can now say I have made so many new friends from … Read More

Lara in Macedonia
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During summer 2018 I visited Macedonia on a 6 week IAESTE Internship. Here I met interns from other countries and had the opportunity to improve on my technical experience in relation to my course of studies. I worked on a … Read More

Thrisianne in Poland
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Travelling and getting a taste of the country’s culture for a few days as a tourist is a wonderful experience, but it doesn’t even start to compare with the experience you gain working and living like a local. The IAESTE … Read More

Roberto in Belgium
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My name is Roberto and I have completed my undergraduate course in B.Sc. in I.T. (Software Development) at the University of Malta. Through IAESTE Malta and IAESTE Belgium, I was given the opportunity to apply what I have learnt throughout … Read More

Olivia in Hungary
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Sometimes words are not enough to describe certain life events, but I will try my very best to recount my enriching two month experience in Budapest. I found the idea of transferring myself behind yet another desk in a similar … Read More

Ella in Serbia
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From the moment I set foot in Belgrade I was surrounded by lovely people. The IAESTE volunteers welcomed me warmly and helped me settle in to my student dormitory where I met many other exchange students from all over the … Read More

Luke in Belgium
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I departed Malta near the end of June. I spent four days in Luxembourg before starting my internship. I arrived in Brussels by train from Luxembourg and the journey took about three and a half hours. The thing I noted … Read More

Luke in Romania
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After spending six months in Rome, Italy last year, I thought I had lived my ultimate experience and nothing could ever replace it. IAESTE was the organisation which proved me wrong. My seven weeks in Bucharest, Romania was truly a … Read More

Jean Paul in Czech Republic
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As a student who had just started my final year it was still unclear what I wanted to do once I graduated, a Masters, a PhD, start working? but in what field and where? I only knew one thing for … Read More

Daniel in Brazil
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It was always my dream to visit Brazil, more for the fact that I wanted to see the reality of the country for myself. I was not disappointed, as Brazil turned out to be one of the best, after interacting … Read More

Brady in Poland
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I arrived in the picturesque city of Poznan on a warm July’s day. Not long after I set foot outside the airport, I was greeted by my ever present IASTE mentor Anna Kowalska without whom it would have been immensely … Read More

Andre in Scotland
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After finishing my degree I knew that I would still feel partly lost and confused as to what I wanted to do next, be it trying to find a job or continue on to study at the Master’s level. Seeing … Read More

Kirsty In Poland
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The words that first come to my mind when I think of this experience are exciting, life changing and unforgettable. It’s an experience that makes you be so grateful of having the chance to go through such an opportunity in … Read More

Ilenia in Germany
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When I heard about IAESTE I knew I had to apply for a traineeship.  I’ve always wanted such an experience; to experience work life in a different country, to meet new people and to integrate with different cultures. This traineeship … Read More

Clare in Spain
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I had been toying with the idea of going abroad for a semester ever since I started studying at the University of Malta, but was always a bit hesitant to make the firststep. When I heard about IAESTE and the internships … Read More

Sarah in Germany
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Everything started off as a dream. A dream that IAESTE managed to make it happen. Thanks to this organization, I spent the best 7 weeks of my life in Stuttgart, Germany. Leaving everything behind to start a new adventure by your … Read More

James in Hungary
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IAESTE is a strong empowering experience which definitely changes one’s perception of the world and its people. This was my second experience abroad for long duration, thus I knew that this will be most of all an adventure. I will be on … Read More

Roberto in Poland
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“My traineeship in Poznan, Poland was truly an amazing one. An experience that I will surely cherish for the rest of my life. Not only did I get to work with an esteemed university, but I also met a lot of different … Read More

Trainee POV – Eva from Switzerland
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“After finishing my M.Sc degree in cellular and molecular biology at the University of Bern, I was looking for a new experience abroad. More than two years ago, after finishing my B.Sc, I already took the opportunity to do an … Read More

Dr. Edward Duca about his IAESTE Internship
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My IAESTE experience helped me grow up. – Dr. Edward Duca My placement at the age of 19 was for work experience in a lab in Emden, Germany. I still remember it as one of the best summers of my … Read More

Francesca In Germany
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“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch Sitting on a plane en route to Dresden, Germany, which would be my home for the next two months, I felt more than a little nervous. Suffice … Read More

Jonathan In Japan
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Lucky enough to have been chosen for an IAESTE internship in Japan, I was both nervous and excited to be spending four months far away from home. I boarded my flight full of doubts about my decision, with the fear … Read More

Michael in Switzerland.
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Late in 2012, I applied for an IAESTE internship with IAESTE Malta. Having already heard numerous positive experiences from past students and friends, I was determined to go and experience it for myself. In early 2013, I was nominated for … Read More

Mark in Kenya
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  Bored of the usual routines that had seemingly taken over my life; I decided to spice things up by applying for an IAESTE internship for the duration of the summer months. The main idea behind such internships is to … Read More