Internships in Vietnam

internships in vietnam

Here you will find internships in Vietnam currently available. The internships are available in Ho Chi Minh City at international companies in the following fields:

  • Finance and Investments
  • Legal
  • Services and Hospitality
  • HR and Management
  • IT
  • Engineering
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Society and Health
  • Teaching and Education
  • Design

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Feel free to contact us if you have a request for a specific internship or company type and we will do our best to help you find a suitable internships. Please note that all internships are part of our internship package. Please read here, before applying.

Available internships in Vietnam 2017

Engineering internships

Textiles and apparal industry

Work with sourcing and logistics at one of the world’s largest manufacturers of shoes

This multinational corporation is a leading footwear brand and manufacturer. In Ho Chi Minh City, an internship is available in the global sourcing department, where you will be working with the local subcontractors.

  • Start: Spring or Fall 2017
  • Duration: Minimum 4 months
  • Criteria: Student in MSc in Operations & Supply Chain Management, MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Global Management and Manufacturing Engineer or similar education. Fluent in English.
  • Reference: PU001

Furniture industry

Internship at leading British furniture retailer: Quality control, sourcing and sample review

This firm is one of the leading E-commerce businesses in the UK. The company trades high quality indoor furniture and is, through a successful business model, able to deliver from the work floor straight to customers’ door at an exceptional price. One internship is available for a talented individual with interest in the furniture industry. An internship is available with base in Vietnam. Traveling may be required to visit suppliers in China or the head office in London. Tasks include production duties incl. reviewing of samples, quality control and sourcing of new suppliers, assistance with coordination of photo shoots of products and other ad hoc assignments.

  • Start: Spring, Summer or fall 2017
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Criteria: Students enrolled in a supply chain management, logistics or other relevant program
  • Reference: SE011

Design internships

Furniture industry

Furniture designer at Danish furniture manufacturer

This Danish furniture manufacturer produces Scandinavian furniture. The company’s furniture is sold
worldwide in middle to high‐end furniture retailers and through own web shop in select markets. In
Vietnam, the company’s factory is located outside Ho Chi Minh City. As an intern, you will be working with collection management, coordination with external designers and assist with development of new products and improvement of existing. For the right candidate an opportunity for permanent employment is available upon completion of the internship.

  • Start: As agreed
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Criteria: A design education with focus on furniture. Ability to communicate fluently in English and preferably in a Scandinavian language (Danish, Swedish or Norwegian).
  • Reference: SD004

Gain experience from a young and dynamic industrial design company with focus on furniture

This Danish-owned company is managed by one of Denmark’s leading furniture designers. With your office centrally located in Ho Chi Minh City, you will become part of a small, but ambitious team of designers, technicians and project managers. The company’s designs are sold worldwide. Do you want to take part in the development of the company’s future visual identity online, then this may be an internship for you.

  • Start: Flexible
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Requirements: Multimedia designer, graphic designer or equivalent education

Sales and marketing internships

Retail industry

Get experience from one of the world’s largest retail chains

This French retail chain have internships within Finance, Legal, HR, Supply Chain and Logistics, IT, Marketing and other related fields. The chain has more than 300,000 employees worldwide and was one of the first to open up in Vietnam. The company is known for its dedication to talent development and for the right candidate there may be opportunities for permanent employment upon completion of the internship.

  • Start: Flexible
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Requirements: Relevant university education
  • Reference: BC001

Furniture industry

Work in a young and dynamic Danish company that makes modern indoor furniture

This Danish-owned furniture company offers a fast-paced environment. Its factory produces upholstered designer furniture for furniture retailers and hotels all over the world. The company also sells directly to the end consumers through its own online shops. The company currently offers internships in a sales- or marketing function.

  • Start: Flexible
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Requirements: Enrolled in a sales- or marketing related education at a university or college.

ICT industry

Gain experience from a European online marketing agency

This online marketing agency is located in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City. Focus is on branding and innovative solutions based on open-source CMS. Do you have good competencies within IT and WordPress, while holding knowledge and understanding of marketing and branding, then this might be the internship for you. The company is small, but innovative and there will be a good opportunity for developing the job description.

  • Start: Flexible
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Requirements: Knowledge of WordPress, marketing and branding.

Construction and real estate industry

Work at a global innovative architecture firm

This American architecture firm designs innovative and environment-friendly buildings such as offices, institutions, hotels and residential complexes. The company has internships available within marketing, where you will report to the head of marketing.

  • Start: As soon as possible
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Requirements: Education within marketing

Services and hospitality internships

Hospitality industry

Gain experience from Vietnam’s most exclusive sky bar

This exclusive restaurant, bar and lounge is located on the top of a skyscraper with an amazing view of the beautiful Ho Chi Minh City skyline. Vietnam’s rich and famous flock here to drink cocktails or enjoy a dinner in the restaurant. Right now, internships are available for a hospitality or F&B student.

  • Start: As soon as possible
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Requirements: Hospitality or F&B student.


Teaching and Education internships

Education industry

Teach at an international school in Vietnam

Are you studying to become a teacher, then here is a great opportunity for an internship at an international school in Ho Chi Minh City. You will be able to assist and teach within a suitable field. The school’s students are local Vietnamese and foreign children of expatriate parents from all over the world.

  • Start: Flexible
  • Duration: Flexible
  • Requirements: Teacher student

IT Internships

ICT Industry

Digital B2B Marketing: Software developer firm

This IT firm develops ERP systems and other solutions for SME’s and MNC’s within a variety of sectors including Oil & Gas, Financial Services and Hospitality. The company is a competitor of SAP and Oracle. With base in a premium office building in HCMC’s central business district, you will support the marketing team with digital marketing through the Hubspot platform. This is an excellent opportunity for a marketing student with strong IT skills or an IT students with good understanding of marketing. You will gain practical knowledge within B2B marketing and the IT industry.

  • Start: Spring or Fall 2017
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Criteria: Enrolled in a program with focus on marketing and IT. Good communication skills in English, knowledge of social media marketing and SEO
  • Reference: TR018

Intern as software developer: German software developer firm

This German software research and development firm is located in a software technology park in the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City. You will work closely with your Vietnamese colleagues on developing software for the company’s customers from the U.S. and Germany primarily. A growing part of the world’s IT development is outsourced to Vietnam and this internship is an excellent opportunity for a computer science student to gain an understanding of working in a multicultural setting. Programming is in many languages including IOS and Java and your assignments will be matched to your qualifications.

  • Start: Spring or Fall 2017
  • Duration: Minimum 3 months
  • Criteria: Student enrolled in a computer science program or other IT program with knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages: iOS, Android, Java, Ruby, PHP or Python.
  • Reference: ES019

To learn more about the internships, please contact StudySEA. See what our internship package includes.