The CIS Australia Industry Immersion Program in New York City (IIP-NYC) is a unique opportunity for a limited group of students to engage in an intensive industry immersion internship over three weeks.

The program will focus on and expose students to key academic business topics in creative marketing. The program is designed for professional and personal development that combines academic and practical life with business skills with the goal of shaping you to be a well-rounded individual.


Each week you will focus on a different aspect of modern marketing, such as storytelling, influencer marketing, and social first campaigns.

You will work with a cohort of like-minded entrepreneurs under the mentorship of industry professionals. Put your insight to work through practical hands-on projects, coming up with real solutions for real-world companies and helping industry clients and social enterprises tackle marketing challenges.

Internship opportunities are available in the following sectors: 

  • Marketing 
  • Digital Marketing 
  • Entrepreneurship

More information regarding the internship program can be found on the host program website

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact CIS Australia for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ's short-term experience eligibility criteria.

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The program fee varies depending on program length. For a 4-week internship, the program fee is approximately $5,999 AUD. More information regarding what is included in the program fee can be found on the host program website


Housing is included in the program fee.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 September
Host: 12 November

Program Dates

Start: 12 January 2020
End: 02 February 2020


Fast Facts

Type: Work Experience
Mode: Internship
Location: New York City, USA
Credit: Not-for-credit only
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.​