Applicants must meet one of the following requirements:
be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher)
be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent)
have graduated with a university degree and, if selected, must commence the internship within one year of graduation
Also, be computer literate in standard software applications
Moreover, no working experience is required to apply for the United Nations Internship Programme. Your training, education, advanced course work or skills should benefit the United Nations during your internship.
Fluency in English is necessary for the internship program. Knowledge of Arabic, French or Spanish is an advantage.
Internship Financial Notice
Interns are not financially remunerated by the United Nations. Costs, as well as arrangements for travel, visas, accommodation and living expenses, are the responsibility of interns or their sponsoring institutions.