Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - 2022 Virtual internship programme


NGO & Institutes

Location (s):

  • Online


Embark in a new international experience from home!


With our virtual internship programme you will be matched with one Italian company and be given specific tasks and projects to fulfill, according to your profile and expectations. You will therefore empower your personal and professional skills and build your brand,  having the same advantages from working with an international company and the same coaching support.

The programme is the perfect fit for you if you are looking for a customizable opportunity: you can apply for the virtual internship as a stand-alone option or you can combine it with a semester of online study at Università Cattolica (during the semester or after it).


The virtual internship will be managed in English or in Italian, while the content of the course and the webinars will be delivered in English. The knowledge of Italian is not required, however we encourage you to enroll in our language course.


6 ECTS credits (virtual internship  20 / 30 hours per week + a 25-contact hour course)


February / May – June or over the Summer (June / July)

Application deadline

November 30

About the University

Our full name may be Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, however we are affectionately known as Cattolica. Our students and alumni feel fortunate to be part of a university with a recognized academic profile, one that is reflected by its academics, reputation, and global network. At Cattolica your choices are endless: we offer an impressive range of innovative programs in the fields of Economics & Business, Accounting & Finance, Agriculture, Psychology and Linguistics, as well as Philosophy and the Arts.

In the renowned QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018, Cattolica’s ascendency placed the University in formidable company, with 12 disciplines ranked in the top 250 in the world, or higher. Whilst at Cattolica we pride ourselves on our academic reputation, what truly distinguishes our University is the campus diversity and endless possibilities. You will be sure to choose a program and learning environment that is the best fit for you, and one that will facilitate the growth of skills and competencies towards your brighter future.

Cattolica puts you first. The professional academic staff believes in you and helps to connect your learning and desired career path. And our range of campus facilities and services ensures that every international student has access to all of the support, information and mentoring which international students seek. These include a dedicated international student center, a housing service, health center, sports facilities and international student associations.

Cattolica works continuously towards developing new and emerging programs. Become part of a contemporary reality, and embrace the new opportunities and options available to students. From your first day at Cattolica, you will not only feel part of our University, you will be a welcome part of our community Cattolica.

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Entry requirements

Students are required to:

  • Be enrolled at a university abroad
  • Be sophomore, junior or senior standing (second, third or fourth year) at the undergraduate level at their home institution or currently enrolled in a graduate program
  • Have an intermediate level of English or Italian for the internship component


Deadline: November 30, 2021

Cost/funding for participants:

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