Internship Categories

The latest policy and investment “Thailand 4.0” is very likely to boost the growth of the country’s economy. The policy focuses on technological innovation and digital development, aiming to transform itself to a higher income country. Thanks to the Thai government’s big investment in new infrastructure, particularly the subways (MRT) and sky trains (BTS), the demand for residences in metropolitan areas is anticipated to increase at a higher rate in coming years, resulting in higher demand in professionals in a number of major fields.

Arts & Humanities:

Excellent attention-grabbing art and designs play a key role in attracting customers in this highly competitive industry. Many companies in Thailand are looking to create communication channels that convey the intended messages to the target audience in the best possible way. They also believe in the originality through working with young creative people who can bring diverse artistic perspectives to their teams/business.

MIA provides international professional opportunities for students in architecture, interior design, graphic design, and journalism, who are looking for a way to gain experience in professional development while engaging in cultural immersion. You will complete internships at our partners, ranging from universities, research centres, and start-ups to multinational corporations.

The internship will allow you to utilize the knowledge and theory obtained during your education in a professional setting with experts and professionals, while providing opportunities to gain deeper understanding and develop expertise in the areas of your interest.

Whether your goal is to work for domestic or international companies, the government, or to become self-employed, MIA can guarantee valuable international experience that will pave the way for you to be successful in the field.

Social science:

Thailand is seeing significant growth and rapid expansion in economic, management, and legal industries, as the country is more open to foreign investment and international firms than other Southeast Asian countries.

The employers in these industries include large Thai banks, multinational companies, oil & gas companies, and other businesses. Thailand is also expanding its telecommunications sector, providing an ideal opportunity for you to enhance your potential and skills through an internship.

MIA offers a wide range of internship opportunities for talented students in economics, law, and other social science fields, to gain work experience that cannot be taught at schools and to learn first-hand from experts and professionals with diverse backgrounds.

An internship with our partner companies will allow you to work in a fast-paced environment and develop creative thinking and cross-cultural skills. You will be assigned a number of tasks which vary from getting involved in conducting research to facilitating communication with clients from different cultures, which will enable you to build valuable professional and rewarding cross-cultural experience while making connections with professionals from all over the world.

Applied science:

Thailand’s rapidly growing economy has contributed to an increase of opportunities in engineering, management, and technology industries. In order to keep up with the growth, many companies are seeking a larger number of professionals and interns to facilitate progress and innovative solutions in sectors including energy, oil & gas, infrastructure, construction, and telecommunication.

MIA has an extensive network of companies in these industries, allowing us to customize your internship program to meet your expectations and specifications. Our program offers you opportunities to gain hands-on experience in your field of study and provides extensive learning by working with experts and specialists in a professional setting.

Your customized program with MIA is a great opportunity for you to engage in an exciting and fast-paced multicultural work environment while learning to adjust to a new company culture. We guarantee that an ideal placement will equip you with the knowledge and experience required to build the solid foundation for your future career in your industry while allowing you to gain business connections and opportunities for your future career.

Business development & Marketing:

Your customized program with MIA is a great opportunity for you to engage in an exciting and fast-paced multicultural work environment while learning to adjust to a new company culture. We guarantee that an ideal placement will equip you with the knowledge and experience required to build the solid foundation for your future career in your industry while allowing you to gain business connections and opportunities for your future career.

The country’s well-developed infrastructure also contributed to increasing numbers of residents and visitors yearly. Many investors expect Thailand to continue to have business growth and great domestic and international market potentials. Our partners consist of local, international, and multinational companies with expertise in marketing, IT, finance, entrepreneurship, advertising, event planning, etc.

Our personalized program is created to enable you to acquire first-hand knowledge and build professional experience in business while having a wide range of intercultural experiences in Thailand. You will be fully integrated into the daily operations while using your skills to analyse business trends, define value propositions/differentiation, and develop plans and strategies. Besides professional experience, you will be able to network and connect with professionals from all over the world in the international business community and potentially have opportunities for full-time employment upon completion of your program.

Non-profit organizations:

Thailand is seeing significant growth of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), which have played a critical role in the field of international development. There are approximately 130 non-governmental organizations nationwide, engaged in relief activities, promoting the interests of the poor, protecting the environment, providing basic social services, and supporting community development.

MIA strives to match you with the right NGO that will allow you to explore the subject of your interest and be a part of changing people’s lives. Internship at an NGO in Thailand will allow you to gain understanding of philanthropy, fund raising, volunteerism, and innovative leadership, equipping you with the knowledge required to become a positive role model who inspires people to make the world a better place.

The internship will also give you an opportunity to explore collaboration between the business sector and non-profitable organizations and how they achieve mutual benefits in an effective and sustainable manner.

Chambers of Commerce:

Many foreign chambers of commerce in Thailand have played an essential role in helping foreign and international companies to understand Thailand’s market, giving them opportunities to connect with other businesses, and expand their network within the members.

As an intern at a chamber of commerce, you will obtain hands-on work experience designed to meet your career goals.

Our internship program offers opportunities for you to engage in event preparation, research writing and communications while networking with colleagues and senior executives.

Tourism & Hospitality:

Thailand has been one of the most popular tourism destinations. Its tourism sector has continued to see steady growth in its visitors since 2015 and it is one of the major players in driving the country’s economic growth.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand revealed that this year (2017) the country is hoping to generate tourism revenue of over 2.58 trillion baht (USD 73.7 billion), an increase of 14% from 2015, which resulted in a larger demand for experts, professionals, and interns in the industry.

As a hospitality intern, you will engage in experiential learning in the hospitality industry and gain relevant experience that will complement your classroom theory.

Our internship program will enable you to develop and apply your practical and managerial skills in a real work environment. MIA will help match you with the most appropriate employer while establishing useful contacts for future potential job opportunities upon your completion of the program.

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