Internship Opportunities

International internships are an important tool to develop a competitive workforce in tourism as these provide young talents the opportunity to gain valuable experience in tourism with an international focus, while placing the very best in tourism in leading public and private tourism organizations. 

Through the reach of its network and close connections with the UNWTO Programme of Work and Members States, the Knowledge Network shares meaningful internship opportunities at UNWTO Headquarters, Affiliate Members, Member States and Knowledge Network Partners.

Internship Calls:

Call for Expression of Interest for an Internship position in the Legal and Contracts Programme: The deadline for applications is 25 November 2016.

Past Internship opportunities:

  • The Affiliate Members Programme Global Internship Initiative
  • International Intern for Monitoring Centre for UNWTO Sustainable Tourism Observatories, China (MCSTO)

If you wish to share an internship opportunity at your organization with young talent from Affiliate Member educational institutions please contact us at

*Only students or recent graduates of UNWTO Affiliate Members, TedQual Certified Programmes or Knowledge Network Institution are eligible for the international internship opportunities listed above.