Engineering Internship

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Overview: Viewed as the core of Vietnam’s industrialization, the engineering industry has been given a high priority in the national development strategy. Especially, it is playing an important role in the economic development of the Red River Delta region in the North and Mekong Delta region in the South. One of the country’s biggest goals is to advance its current technologicial level to make the industry become more efficient, more productive and more competitive in global market. 

Work Benefits:
International students will usually get some or all of the following benefits provided by their host organizations while doing an internship in Vietnam: 
  • Professional on-the-job training
  • Build business network
  • Develop project management skills
  • Reference letter for good performance
  • Certificate of completion
  • Get monthly allowance and/or other types of financial support 
It should be noted that the benefits a student can be provided with often vary by placement and depend mostly on their host organization. 
Internship Titles: Civil Engineering Internship, Environmental Engineering Internship, Aerospace Engineering Internship, Biomedical Engineering Internship, Mechanical Engineering Internship, Electrical Engineering Internship, Genetic Engineering Internship, Chemical Engineering Internship, Marine Engineering Internship, Onshore/Offshore Engineering Internship, Software/Hardware Engineering Internship, Computer Engineering Internship, Industrial Engineering Internship, Social Engineering Internship, etc
Intern Requirements:
  • Be enrolled in university, graduated or have relevant work experience in the field of interest
  • Languages: English (required by most organizations) 
  • Proficient computer skills: MS Office, Email, Internet Usage, etc
  • Soft skills & interpersonal skills (communication, teamwork, presentation, decision-making, time management, etc)
  • Passion for work & ability to work under pressure 
  • Other specialized knowledge, professional skills & qualities to perform the job (vary by placement and depend on the specific host organization)



  • Main tasks:

    The Field Service Technician is a field-based, customer-facing role. As a field service technician, he/she is required to:

    1. Perform service, preventative maintenance and installations on laboratory, blood purification and imaging products, at customer sites with minimal supervision;
    2. Provide on-site customer repairs; responsible for delivering both timely and effective repairs, resulting in superior customer satisfaction;


    Host Organization


    Eastern Medical Equipment Company has witnessed remarkable turning points in making considerable contribution towards improving the community healthcare. The company is in strategic partership with Nihon Kohden – Japan, Gambro – Sweden, Abbott -American, TerumoBCT – American, Analyticon – Germany,…and many other famous firms.

  • Main tasks:

    1. Perform design works as requested by Design Director
    2. Support design team as requested
    3. Involve in client presentations/ meetings
    4. Deliver site support


    Host Organization


    Korn Architects is a 100% foreign owned architectural design company founded in Germany. Their expertise covers architecture and interior design. The main design focus is set on midrise and high-rise buildings as well as resorts and public buildings such as universities or concert halls. The company has a strong expertise in retail (shopping malls), office buildings, hotels and residential towers.

  • Main tasks:

    1. Make the structural analysis and generate economic and effective designing solutions for engineering
    2. Support the co-workers in drawing and structural designing in the projects
    3. Follow the company’s design process and other rules, standards


    Host Organization


    Aurecon is a leading, vibrant, global group with a staff complement of 7,000 and an office network extending across 27 countries including Southeast Asia, Australia, Africa and internationally.  Aurecon provides a broad range of multidisciplinary engineering, management and specialist technical services across diverse market sectors, and serves government and private sector clients globally.  The company empowers its people to make a difference through innovation and teamwork and our projects are widely recognized for engineering and technical excellence.

  • Main tasks:

    The intern is expected to work directly with his/her supervisor & other colleagues at the Lab to complete the following tasks:

    1. Gathering scientific articlesaboutthe proposedresearch subject on petrochemical engineering
    2. Practicing scientific experiments and measurements which are related to petrochemical engineering
    3. Presenting anddiscussingresearch resultsin the group.
    4. Participating in a short-term externship at a petrochemical engineering company with other Chemistry students of the university
    5. Writing final report carried outduring the


    Host Organization


    Located in Hanoi with over 100 years of tradition and development, today VNU University of Science is known as the number one university in Vietnam in the field of basic (natural) science. The mission of the university is: creation, dissemination  and development of knowledge; provide talented, high-quality human resources, scientific and technological products of high value to society; make a positive contribution to the cause of development of basic scientific in Vietnam.


*Note: Internship placements and job descriptions can always be CUSTOMIZED to best meet students’ personal and professional goals


Featured Host Organizations: Aurecon Vietnam Limited Company, Aerospace Engineering Services Joint Stock Company, SNV Vietnam, etc. 


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