Siena has a population of 70,000 people, 20,000 of them are students, so you can imagine what it´s like to do an internship here. Located in the heart of Tuscany, Siena is Italy’s best preserved medieval city. It is well known for its typical medieval buildings and gothic architecture. The city is built on three hills within the city walls, divided into three areas.
Placement in Tuscany
There are so many things to see in Siena, like the gorgeous black and white cathedral, or museum of Santa Maria Della Scala. During your stay you can also visit the popular city of Florence, which is only 70 kilometres north of Siena. Siena feels like a best-kept secret, giving you a great opportunity to create your own Italian experience. Doing your internship in Siena, will truly give you the experience of what life is like in Italy.
Below you will find more information relating to internships in Siena.
Duration of the Internships
The lengths of the placements that we offer in Siena vary largely depending on what sector the position is in and what type of service you use. Positions in the Hospitality & Tourism field can last from 8 weeks to 6 months. Positions in the Business sector will typically last for 3 to 12 months. However, those who avail of our premium service may be able to get shorter placements in the Business sector.
You will find more information on the services that we offer below.
How does it work?
Internships Italy has two kinds of services:
Within this service, Internship Italy recruits and selects international candidates for hundreds of organisations in Italy and all over Europe. You can apply free of charge to any of these vacancies. We will be there to assist you during the entire process and help you to get a placement with the required conditions. Though our success rate is high, within this service we cannot guarantee you a placement because it is the company which makes the final decision and the programs and offers available will depend on the specific demands of our customers during the year.
You can find all our available open internship programs in Italy and Siena here. Notice that: to make them easily recognisable all the vacancies which are included in our recruitment programs have a "No fees!" title.
As our aim is to guarantee you a perfect placement, we have a second option for those who were not selected in our open vacancies or who have really specific requirements. The mediation service is a customised, adaptable service where we guarantee to find you the perfect internship based on your requirements. One of our agents will work on your application and provide you with personal assistance during the entire process. Note that this service has direct costs related.
Eligibility and Requirements
Documentation required in order to secure an internship in Siena:
CV/ Resume and letter of intent
In order to complete an internship in Italy legally, you must provide a training agreement signed by your university or your educational institution. Learn more about a training agreement here: What is a training agreement?
Visas and Documentation
European Citizens don't need any kind of visa in order to do an internship in Italy. For the U.S. citizens or Canadians travelling on regular passports for tourism or business will be sufficient if your stay is less than 90 days. Those planning to stay for a longer period will be in need to obtain a visa in advance of arrival. Other nationalities will need to get a Visa in order to do an internship in Italy.
If you need a Visa to come to Italy you can find help here.