Resources for Creating Your Own International Co-op
The CIA World Factbook
A great resource to find basic information on countries around the world.
Choose from a number of countries in Europe for information on how the application process might work. There is also country-specific information about application letters and resumes/CVs.
International Visitors Council
A great place to meet and network with the rising stars in a variety of industries throughout the world.
The Riley Guide’s Non-US Job Search
Offers international job search and other resources.
Search this site for internships and entry-level jobs from 28 European countries.
iHipo: International Careers
Search for international jobs and internships.
Global Gateway (Monster.com)
Search for job opportunities around the world.
Idealist.org (from Action Without Borders)
Search for internships with nonprofit and community organizations around the world. Click on the "Advanced searches" link at the top of the page to find the internship postings.
International Job Search (CareerBuilder.com)
Search CareerBuilder.com for international job opportunities by country, job type and more.
Internships in Israel
Search for internships in Israel through Masa Israel Journey
Riley Guide: International Job Opportunities
This guide provides links to online international job search resources by country or region.
TransitionsAbroad.com: Work Abroad
This site provides a wealth of information on paid and volunteer work abroad, living abroad, study abroad and cultural travel overseas.
Directory of internship opportunities abroad. Search by country and/or type of internship.
This site provides information on paid and volunteer work abroad, living abroad, study abroad and cultural travel overseas.
Use this electronic company directory to create lists of American Firms Operating in Foreign Countires and Foreign Firms Operating in the U.S. It's easy to use and searchable by country, industry and much more!
In addition to these electronic resources, many books on international job searching are available on the Drexel Career Library website.
AIESEC is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting cultural understanding and international cooperation, and offers management, technical, education, and development internships abroad. You must join AISEC before you can apply for the internship program.
Cultural Vistas provides U.S. students the opportunity to gain a work experience abroad.
Casa de Espanol Xelaju
CEX's Project La Pedrera offers students and non-students a variety of internship and volunteer work opportunities with an underserved, indigenous community in Guatamala.
The Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD, or the German Academic Exchange Service in English), offers a variety of internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate student looking to do an internship in Germany
Use this business directory site to search for companies in Europe by business sector, products & services or theme.
International Cooperative Education
ICE places students on paid international summer internships.
U.S. Department of State
Offers unpaid student internships, some of which are located abroad in US embassies.
A great way to spend time in another country is to combine a study abroad and an international co-op experience. Drexel’s study abroad office offers some programs with a built-in co-op option. Students who choose this option may find it easier to search for a co-op placement while in-country, with assistance from the host university. Alternatively, students who participate in study abroad can search for their own international co-op opportunity to pursue once the study abroad program is complete.Find out more about Drexel study abroad’s programs.