Internship in Philippines

Enhance your career in the Pearl of the Orient Seas with an internship in the Philippines, known for its warm hospitality and growing industries.

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AIP's internships in the Philippines blend professional development with cultural immersion in a nation known for its hospitable people and spectacular landscapes. These opportunities, available in English and accessible year-round, offer a deep dive into industries such as technology, tourism, and environmental conservation. The Philippines, with its fast-growing economy and strategic position in Southeast Asia, provides a fertile ground for interns looking to make a significant impact in their fields.


A Philippines internship through AIP is an invitation to experience firsthand the country's dynamic market and rich cultural tapestry. Interns gain valuable international work experience and develop a keen understanding of global and regional business practices in a context that balances professional rigor with the warmth and inclusiveness of Filipino culture.


Internships in the Philippines with AIP are not just about enhancing your resume; they're about building a global network, understanding cross-cultural dynamics, and preparing for a successful career in today’s interconnected world. This experience promises to broaden perspectives, challenge preconceptions, and foster personal and professional growth in one of the most vibrant and diverse countries in Asia.

Why Philippines

🌴 Work-Life Balance

Embrace the Thai philosophy of 'Sanuk' (fun) in your work. Here, learning and enjoyment go hand in hand. After a day's work, unwind on stunning beaches, indulge in Thai cuisine, or explore the local nightlife.

πŸš€ Career Development

Thailand's diverse business landscape, ranging from bustling hospitality sectors to innovative startups, provides the perfect platform for you to gain practical skills, enhance your CV, and make global connections that last a lifetime.

🌏 Immersive Cultural Experience

Thailand's rich heritage, bustling streets, serene beaches, and friendly locals offer a cultural immersion like no other. Whether you're navigating the lively markets of Bangkok or exploring ancient temples, every day is a new adventure.

🌴 Tropical Diversity

Experience the rich biodiversity and cultural diversity of the Philippines. Its thousands of islands offer a unique blend of landscapes and cultural experiences, making it a fascinating place for an internship.

πŸ“ˆ Booming Business Hub

Engage with one of Southeast Asia's fastest-growing economies. The Philippines' dynamic business environment provides a vibrant setting for gaining hands-on experience in emerging markets.

🀝 Community and Hospitality

Discover the renowned hospitality and community-oriented culture of the Philippines. Interning here allows for genuine connections and an understanding of the importance of community in business.

Your internship experience

🌏 Global Exposure

Experience the vibrant heart of Southeast Asia. Thailand's mix of modern cities, historic temples, and breathtaking landscapes provides an unparalleled opportunity to learn and grow in a nation at the forefront of ASEAN's economic expansion.

πŸ’‘ Skill Development

Elevate your professional capabilities. AIP internships are designed to push your boundaries and enhance your skills, equipping you with the knowledge and experience to stand out in a competitive job market.

🀝 Cross-Cultural Skills

Immerse yourself in a rich tapestry of culture. From mastering the art of Thai etiquette to navigating the local business environment, internships in Thailand offer an exceptional chance to develop skills essential for global professionals.

🌐 Networking in ASEAN

Build valuable professional connections within the ASEAN region. The Philippines' strategic location offers opportunities to network with a diverse range of professionals from across Southeast Asia.

πŸ’‘ Skills for Innovation

Develop innovative solutions in a country known for its creative and resourceful workforce. Internships in the Philippines can challenge you to think outside the box and bring fresh ideas to the table.

πŸ‘©β€πŸ’Ό Leadership Development

Foster leadership skills in an environment that values initiative and entrepreneurship. The Philippines' emerging markets provide a platform for interns to lead projects and make significant contributions.


Asia Internship Program (AIP) provides convenient, safe, and comfortable accommodations for its interns. Key features include:

Furnished Accommodation

AIP offers fully furnished living spaces in its Traveler and Settler programs, ensuring comfort and ease from the moment interns arrive.

Free Hi-Speed Wifi Access

Included hi-speed WiFi in accommodations guarantees that interns stay connected for both work and personal needs seamlessly.

Close Proximity to the Workplace (within 1 hour or less)

Accommodations are strategically located to ensure a commute of less than an hour, enhancing convenience and work-life balance.

Accessible by Public Transport

Easy access to public transport from AIP accommodations promotes exploration and simplifies commutes, enriching the internship experience.

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General Eligibility

  • Age: Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Passport Validity: Passport should be valid for at least six months beyond the intended period of stay in the Philippines.
  • Student Status: Applicants should be currently enrolled in a degree program or have graduated within the last 12 months.
  • Financial Requirement: Evidence of sufficient financial means to support the stay in the Philippines, the specific amount can vary, so it’s best to consult with the embassy.

Specific Requirements

  • Underage Applicants: Those under 18 may need to provide parental consent and additional documentation.
  • Proof of Internship: A letter from the institution or company in the Philippines confirming the internship offer.
  • Health and Travel Insurance: Must have insurance that covers the duration of the stay.

Visa Application Process

  • Application Method: Submission of the visa application can often be done online, followed by document submission at the designated embassy or consulate.
  • Processing Time: Typically 2-4 weeks, but it’s advisable to apply well in advance of the intended travel date.
  • Application Location: Must apply within the jurisdiction of the Philippine embassy or consulate of your home country or where you hold long-term residency.
  • Travel Restriction: It is recommended to book travel arrangements only after visa approval.

Visa Restrictions

  • Work Prohibition: Interns are not permitted to engage in any paid work outside of their approved internship activities.

Visa Costs and Duration

  • Visa Fee: Subject to change; applicants should refer to the official embassy website for the most current fee structure.
  • Visa Validity: Typically coincides with the duration of the internship, which should be specified in the invitation or sponsorship letter from the Philippine company or institution.
  • Entry Type: Generally single entry; multiple entry visas can be requested for those who need to travel in and out of the Philippines during their internship.

Additional Notes

  • Regulations and requirements for visas are subject to change. Always check with the Philippine embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date information.
  • Ensure to comply with local laws and regulations regarding internships and stay informed about any travel advisories issued by your home country.

Philippines Internship Locations

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