CISaustralia is dedicated to providing university students with innovative, high quality, short-term overseas study, intern and volunteer experiences, while promoting global awareness, inspiring personal growth, and developing engaged world citizens. Committed to providing the best value for study, intern and volunteer abroad programs. CISaustralia strive for cultural immersion in all programs and understand that reputation is built on delivering a quality experience that is exciting, unique and inspiring.

Barcelona is one of Western Europe’s most vibrant business and cultural hubs. It is a fantastic destination to enjoy one of our customised internships. It’s the best of both worlds. You get a career-based experience in your chosen field to boost your professional development, plus you get to sample life in Barcelona – the culture, people, scenic beauty and of course the nightlife in a city that never sleeps.


This opportunity requires at a minimum of 4 UQ students to enroll for these dates to proceed.


Internship opportunities are available in the following sectors: 

  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Event Planning and Management
  • Finance
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Sports Management
  • Communications
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Nutrition
  • Food Studies
  • Education
  • Social Work
  • International Relations
  • History
  • NGO
  • Political Science 
  • Psychology 
  • Information Technology
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Architecture
  • Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Music Theatre Dance

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.

 Apply to UQ Apply to host


The program fee is approximately $6,599 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.

Credit for Internships

Some students may be able to receive credit towards their UQ program pending faculty approval. The Global Experiences Team is unable to provide further advice regarding internships for credit. If you are interested in seeking credit, please refer to the Credit for Internships page for more specific details

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 March
Host: 9 April 2020

Program Dates

Start: 22 June 2020
End: 19 July 2020


Fast Facts

Type: Work Experience
Mode: Internship
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Credit: Not-for-credit*
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

Some students may be able to receive credit towards their UQ program pending faculty approval. Please refer to the Credit for Internships page for more specific details.

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.​