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International Internships

Dublin Internships

Take advantage of this great opportunity to learn abroad and to build your resume. International experiences, particularly work experience, will make you stand out and will provide you with hands-on experience that enhances your marketability when applying for positions after graduation.

Spend 8 weeks in lovely Dublin, Ireland earning 6 credits through 2 weeks of academic course work at the University College Dubin followed by 6 weeks of internship placement in one of many organizations, companies, or businesses in Dublin.  You will live among your peers at the grand St. Michael's House, a short walk from the University College Dublin, and be located on a main busline for easy transportation to and from your internship locations.

Select 1 of 3 Tracks*

Irish History

Doing Business in Ireland

Finance and Analytics Project

Visit UCD's site for more course information

*OPEN TO ALL MAJORS

How to apply:
Step 1: Submit Duquesne's Online Application 
  • Create Log-in and submit application
  • Upload: Essay, Course Approval Form and Transcript
  • Request: Advisor and Faculty/Employer Recommendations
Step 2: Submit UCD Online Application  
Additional information:

Please note that the application fee is not required for the study abroad program, The Summer Internship Students course code is CB04. Please select whether you wish to study the Irish history, International Business or the Business Analytics track. Students should also give three options for placements (i.e in the field of business, law, politics or arts and culture). Once the application session closes students who have accepted a place will be contacted by their Internship placement manager.

Deposit:

There is a $1000 deposit due with the application for the Summer Internship in Dublin.  This deposit can be made via check, please make your check payable to 'Duquesne University' and bring it to 601 Union.  You can also submit your deposit online, be sure to select '2014 Summer Ireland' from the drop down menu.  This deposit is non-refundable after the posted UCD deadlines.

Accommodation
St. Michael's House

This 1860 mansion will serve as your warm and gracious home for the 8 weeks you will be living and learning in Ireland.  In comfortable double and triple rooms, St. Michaels offers much more then a typical student accommodation.  With charming common areas, wifi, laundry and kitchenettes, you will soon feel at home. 

Ireland Internship Costs
The new Summer Internship Program in Dublin offer:

Program Fee: $8500 + Airfare

  • 6 credits comprised of a 3 credit course and 3 credit internship
  • University Fees
  • Accommodations at St. Michael's House for 8 weeks
  • Breakfast Monday-Friday
  • One weekend Excursion
  • FrountierMedex emergency coverage
  • And a few special dinners
Summer Calendar

Summer Internship in Ireland

June 6 US Departure
June 7 Arrival in Dublin
June 7-8 Duquesne Orientation
June 9 UCD Program Begins
June 16-July 25 6-week Internship Placement
July 28-Aug 1 Final Capstone
Aug 3 Depart Dublin