Co-sponsored by the University Career Center & The President's Promise and the Study Abroad Office

International Jobs and Internships!

UM students now have access to Going Global, an online portal that connects you with country-specific information about finding a job abroad in over 30 countries!

Work Abroad & International Career: Programs & Resources

General & Worldwide
Region Specific

UMD Programs & Resources

UM students can log in to the University's job and internship database and search for international job postings.

Going Global
Searh for information, tips and job listings for the international internship search in over 30 countries.

General Resources & Worldwide Programs

Please see below for selected international programs and positions. The reference to these organizations and websites does not imply that the University of Maryland sponsors these programs and the information provided is intended to be for reference only.

Working Abroad: Finding International Internships and Entry-Level Jobs, Article
Database of job openings from hundresds of employers across the US and around the world.

Congressional Hunger Center
A two-year commitment with the first year a field placement and the second year in the headquarters of the organization served under during the field placement. Must have a graduate degree and language skills of the country.

Duke Center for International Development
Job listings, list serves and recruitment agencies for positions in international development.

Escape Artist
International job listing website and includes articles, contacts, resources, links and tools for finding international employment and the requirements for living abroad

Experience International
Participants with prior experience can work in agriculture, fisheries, forestry, horticulture and natural resources management in 35 countries.

Foreign Policy Association Job Board
Search to find worldwide internship opportunities in foreign policy

Global Health Corps
Help build the movement for health equity in locations such as Burundi, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia, and the US. Applications for the 2012-2013 fellowship year are due February 17, 2012.

Harvard Kennedy School Career Services- Global Resources
Links to hundreds of international organizations and includes profiles of international careers.

Links to international companies in Europe, Asia, and Latin America seeking to hire. Includes descriptions of the types of opportunities available.
Information on nonprofits, charities and NGOs in 190 countries as well as nonprofit jobs and internships for all level of applicants
Enables candidates to find internships and jobs abroad. As a social network, iHipo offers the ideal opportunity to build an international career network (e.g. with other expatriates) and join country-based communities.

InterExchange is a non-profit organization that offers work abroad in Australia, New Zealand and Norway; English teaching in Spain; internships in Belgium, Costa Rica, Great Britain and France; au pair placements in France, Germany, Spain and the Netherlands; and volunteer opportunities in Costa Rica Peru and South Africa

International Careers and Jobs
International employment directory selecting and reviewing 2,200 world-wide top job sites.

International Jobs Center
Online posting site for international job openings for professionals including international development jobs. Subscribed members receive access to additional postings and will receive a subscription to International Career Employment Weekly newspaper.

International Monetary Fund- Economist Program
The Economist Program (EP) is the "point of entry" for talented economists seeking an exciting career soon after completion of their graduate studies. Participants undertake challenging assignments and have the opportunity for specialized training while concurrently contributing to the IMF's work.

Riley Guide
International job listing website and includes resources for information on overseas living.
This site has a regularly updated list of international school job vacancies which are never more than three weeks old.

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Opportunities in foreign service for entry-level candidates and professionals with previous technical experience.

UN Employment Opportunities
International vacancy announcements and employment opportunities with the UN and other organizations for U.S. citizens.

United Nations- Junior Professional Officer Programme
The Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme provides young professionals pursuing a career in development with hands-on experience in multi-lateral technical co-operation.

World Bank
Overview of employment opportunities at the World Bank

Work Abroad & International Career Opportunities and Programs by Region


Careers in Africa Recruitment Summit

OIC International

OIC was founded to asssit African citizens to develop the skills they needed to take advantage of new work opportunities. Employment, internship and volunteer opportunities are available in their U.S. and field offices in Africa for varying projects and lengths of time.


Careers India
Resume samples and job search information for career opportunities in India.

International University of Japan
Information on resumes and cover letters for Japanese and non-Japanese employers.

Stanford University's guide to Japan information resources including employment and Study in Japan.


American Chamber of Commerce in Germany
Job annoucements for positions in Germany

Job recruitment site for positions in France (in French).

Information on finding vacancies/writing CVs for most European countries

French-American Chamber of Commerce
Arranges 3 to 18 month work visas for Americans with prearranged internships in France.

Germany-USA Career Center
The Germany-USA Career Center, the leading recruiting source for U.S.-German and German-American markets, provides employment, career and search services for German-American and US-German trade.

1 year technical trainee program in Germany followed by full time employment at U.S. office for technical engineers. Contact: Andrew Evans (mailto:

The European Business Directory
Listing of 15,000 suppliers from England, Denmark, France, Italy and Spain

UK, Australia & New Zealand

AA Education Network


Arranges work visas for students. Participants do not have to prearrange job or internship before departure
Work and Travel Australia.