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The key benefits that IAESTE offers your students include the following:

International work and academic experience

  • placements in over 80 countries
  • course-related placements for science, engineering, technology and architecture undergraduates
  • salaries to cover the local cost of living
  • increased academic confidence and higher academic goals
  • enhanced communication skills

Personal development

  • experience of living overseas
  • increased maturity and independence
  • opportunities to develop foreign language skills
  • new friends and social skills

How to Promote IAESTE in your University and School

  • Forward the IAESTE Flyer to students within the school and direct them to How to Apply
  • Display the IAESTE Poster on the departmental board or website
  • Have the IAESTE Flyer appearing on plasma or computer screens around the university
  • Contact us to invite Local Committee students or IAESTE alumni to talk to classes or study groups
  • Contact us if you would access to our IAESTE Promotional PowerPoint to present to your students
  • Contact us to find out what IAESTE events are scheduled at your university
  • Direct your colleagues in STEM related departments to our website or put them in touch with us
  • Make contact with your international office and careers advisers to raise awareness of the opportunities IAESTE offers your students

All students should also be advised to read our eligibility criteria before applying.

Overseas students should contact their local IAESTE office to make enquiries.

Talk to students who have been there and done it

IAESTE local committees are enthusiastic volunteers who have been on the IAESTE programme before. They promote the programme in their universities and local communities, and can help to answer any questions about the programme.

UK local committees

Get in touch with your local committee to find out more:

Or you can speak to national committees based overseas.