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Amsterdam - Netherlands

Amsterdam is a city that packs a lot of surprises considering it only has a population of less than a million ! The city is alive and vibrant with young professionals working in many types of industries, so if you have decided to take an internship or student placement here, you will not be disappointed. You are going to meet people from all walks of life and from all over the world ! Not only are the people amazing but it is also a surprisingly beautiful city filled with scenic 400-year-old canals and architecture.

Internshipmapper has various opportunities to make you go to Amsterdam

Advices for your internship in Amsterdam

Before you pack your bags and get off on your big adventure in Amsterdam, here are five things you will need for your stay.

Cycling

There are more bikes than people in Amsterdam, there are currently over 800,000 bikes and counting! Everybody and anybody uses bikes as their main form of transport and once you see the how bike-friendly the city is you will surely be doing as the locals do in no time. Amsterdam is designed for cycling, bikes are treated with the same respect as cars and are given very wide city lanes, tunnels, special roads and crossings. You can even travel the countryside on your bike and it is the perfect way to visit the local areas and experience the beautiful scenery on offer.

Be aware of the law

Amsterdam is also a popular place for tourists because of their relaxed drug laws. Cannabis is common and you are allowed to smoke it publically, so don't be alarmed if you enter a “café” expecting coffee and all that is on offer is Marijuana ! It is normal in Amsterdam and there is an endless number of Cannabis cafés, but you will find a lot of the locals don't smoke it themselves and it is mainly a tourist attraction.

Art appreciation

Art is everywhere in Amsterdam. Whether it is public murals and sculptures lining the streets, or modern art at the Stedelijk museum, or the professional works of Vincent Van Gogh at the Van Gogh Museum, you will never be far from a piece of art! Whether you're an art aficionado or not, there is something for everyone in Amsterdam's art world.

A sense of adventure

No matter how long you plan on being in Amsterdam be sure to get outside of the city and explore the surrounding areas because they are just as beautiful as the city itself. If you purchase a rail and public transport pass you will be able to catch trains and busses to most destinations outside of the city.

You can go swimming in the gorgeous beaches to the North of the city, or visit the famous tulip farms which are only 15-20 minutes outside of the city. Haarlem is where you will find castles and amazing historical buildings surrounded by rolling green hills and gardens and it is only 20 minutes outside of the city. There are also plenty of restaurants and cafes on offer, so even if you only have time for short day trips, you will not be disappointed.

Don't be shy !

There is so much to experience and so many different types of people to meet ! There are travellers and locals, business people and young people, alternative people and fashionable people, and every other type of person in between.

You were drawn to doing an internship in this city for a reason just like everyone else was drawn to Amsterdam, so go out and meet as many people as you can. If you're on a student internship or placement be sure to be actively involved in any social activities your colleagues and co-workers might invite you along to. Don't be shy because the Dutch are super friendly !

Some offers in Amsterdam

QA Tester Intern

Job Description As a QA intern, you will work together with MOBGEN specialists to ensure a smooth and fully functional experience for the end-users. Mobile technology is used more and more nowadays...
Internship
For 6 months
IT and programming
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start ASAP

Talent Management Internship

MOBGEN delivers mobile platforms that strengthen the relationship between customers and brands or companies and employees. We aim to make mobile interaction easy, engaging and rewarding, so that users...
Internship
For 6 months
Administration / HR
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start ASAP

Facility Management

Become part of our team At TravelBird we believe that every day presents a chance to learn and grow. We challenge our people in a focussed, creative and dynamic environment. TravelBird believes in a...
Internship
For 5 to 8 months
Hospitality
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start ASAP

SEO Netherlands

Your challenge As a SEO Intern you are, together with your team, responsible for the optimization and implementation of the online marketing strategy of the Netherlands. You will mainly work on the...
Internship
For 5 to 7 months
Marketing
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start ASAP

Sales Internship

Your role We are an evolving business and at this stage we are looking for an intern who is passionate, dedicated, and eager to take on challenges. You will be introduced to our methodology, concept/...
Internship
For 6 to 12 months
Sales
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start in May 2018
New

Curatorial Assistant

Our Partner is a kick ass art concept, making art more accessible to the world. We are on a mission to free art. How do we do that? By showcasing and selling collectable artworks in an un environment...
Internship
For 4 to 6 months
Marketing
Amsterdam
Netherlands
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Meeting & Events - Management Internship

Planning and executing meetings and events at Zoku’s first location in Amsterdam. During this management internship (minimum 5 months), you will be an integral member of our Better Together team a...
Internship
For 5 to 12 months
Events
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start ASAP

International Recruitment

Your challenge Together with the recruitment team you will actively contribute to getting the right people in the right place. Your proactive, flexible and adaptive attitude will help to find that un...
Internship
For 5 to 7 months
Administration / HR
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Start ASAP
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