Internships in companies and volunteering

Internships in companies and volunteering

Spanish Institute will accompany you in an authentic Spanish experience

One of the best ways to start your professional career is by doing an international internship. Our internships in companies and volunteering in non-profit organizations are programs that are highly appreciated by our students as it allows them to gain experience in a specific field, practice Spanish, make new contacts and friends, and get to know a part of Spain. At Spanish Institute we offer internships in many professional fields, you can choose from a large selection.

Internships in Companies, specialties:

  • Business
    • International trade. We offer internships in international companies, tourism agencies and ICT corporations. Tasks include everything from digital marketing, press coverage / monitoring, PR distribution, SEO strategies, web content, and social media trends. In some companies, English is essential.
    • Accounting and finance.
    • Marketing and information technology.
      • Graphic design
      • Website localization
      • Social media technology
    • Public relations
  • Health
    • You can do internships in rehabilitation, cognitive therapy, audiology centers, sports health and physiotherapy.
  • Journalism
    • Internship collaborating in a digital magazine where you can investigate and collect news for articles in the office or at events in Seville and its surroundings. Tasks include translating articles, working on external communications, proofreading and editing, and you have an opportunity  to publish articles.

    • Local newspapers
  • Education
    • You can do internships in private regulated education centers (Early Childhood Education, Primary, Secondary), nurseries, and language schools.
    • Work with students with special educational needs (Autism, ADHD, ...).
    • Work in sports schools.
  • Translation
    • Choose to carry out your internship in companies that offer translation services in different corporations and specific translation agencies.
  • Art and culture
    • Internships in foundations, galleries and museums. You will be able to research, offer guided tours and work in international communications and social networks.
  • Planning of social events and / or academic events.
  • Travel
    • Agencies
    • Glamping
  • Ecological Agriculture
  • New: Online Business Internships in areas such as Journalism, Information Technology and Education.


As a volunteer you can play a fundamental role in the community by helping in different environments. Your volunteer experience will mean personal growth in your life. Protecting the environment and helping people are the values ​​that drive the volunteer programs we offer:

  • Social: Homeless people, educational support, child protection, LGTB, environment, sports and community development.
    • Non-Governmental Organizations:
      • Center for Seniors
      • Down Syndrome Association
      • Child Care Assistance to families at risk of social exclusion
      • Women's Center
  • Health: soup kitchens, assistance ...
  • International: Immigrants, refugees, soup kitchens, legal assistance...

Why come with us?

  • Quality companies. We  carefully select institutions offering internships or volunteering positions.
  • We are committed to providing you with care and support before and throughout your stay in Seville.
  • Spanish Institute is 100% dedicated to its students. We strive to make your stay abroad a wonderful, unique and enriching experience that you will remember for the rest of your life. Our programs ensure personalized attention at every step of the process.

What does the program include?

Before coming  

  • We advise and guide you so that you have a wide selection of internships.
  • We contact the companies and prepare a MOU or collaboration contract.
  • We send you the necessary documents to obtain the student visa.

During the stay

  • Internship or volunteer work in a quality company according to your preferences.
  • Shared apartment.
  • Two-week intensive Spanish course with activities in the afternoons.
  • We pick you up at the airport and take you to your accommodation.
  • You will receive orientation where you will know about the program, the internship company, how to use insurance, move around the city...
  • Medical insurance where you will be treated in the best private hospitals and civil liability insurance.
  • SIGE support throughout the duration of the program.
  • Emergency assistance 24/7.
  • Transport card (metro and bus).
  • Welcome package.
  • 2 excursions: join us for a flamenco show, an enchanted walking tour of the old town just when night falls or visits to the Roman Amphitheater in Italica, to name a few.
  • Opportunity to practice speaking with local students.

Dates and duration

Starting every Monday

Duration from 2 months to a year

Custom programs


  • 2-month program: 3,170 euros
  • 3-month program: 3,867 euros
  • 4-month program: 4,508 euros
  • 5-month program: 5,207 euros
  • 6-month program: 5,950 euros

Exceptionally, a one-month program can be done but only in the field of Education. The intern will receive 20 hours of Spanish classes in the afternoon compatible with the internship: 1,964 euros.

All prices of the Program include a non-refundable fee of €150.


  1. SIGE gives a certificate to the participants at the end of their internship, detailing the specialty, the duration and the task performed.

  2. Letters of recommendation available upon request.

Credit Obtaining Options

Most internships are available with an option to obtain credit. Interested students should ensure that their home institution awards credit for their chosen internship. The program offers the necessary documentation for these procedures.