The internship is mandatory for all students, it is part of studies of the Department and it needs to be successfully completed in order for the students to be able to receive their degree.
The purpose of the internship is that the student applies the knowledge he acquired during his studies to a real work environment and that he is familiarized with the working conditions he is soon going to find as a professional.
The internship is performed after the 7th semester of studies, provided that the student has successfully attended all the specialization courses of the specific Program of studies that he follows, as well as at least the two thirds (2/3) of the Program. In this way, it is ensured that at the beginning of the internship the student has already acquired complete and sufficient knowledge to be applied.
The duration of the internship is 6 months and can take place during two alternative periods: 1st October to 31st March or 1st April to 30th September.
Companies and organizations that participate by accepting students for in internships can be:
- Private companies
- Public services and other government organizations
- Cooperations and local authority organizations
The management of internships is performed by a three-member committee and, additionally, an academic supervisor is assigned to each intern.