Program Overview

Intern abroad in bustling Bangkok for the ultimate in professional and personal development! Between its vibrant culture and diverse range of industries, Bangkok provides an intriguing setting for interns. This comprehensive program will set you up with everything you’ll need for a successful internship and a rewarding experience, from a custom internship placement to housing, support, and activities.

GPA Requirement
Application Deadlines
Spring: October 1 | November 1
Summer: February 1 | March 1 | April 1
Fall: May 15 | June 1
Avg Course Load
Language(s) of Instruction
  • Enjoy an internship placement customized according to your background and interests in a variety of fields
  • Live in a modern, serviced apartment in central Bangkok
  • Participate in group activities and excursions with other interns and students
  • Learn some traditional Thai cooking techniques that you can then apply to your own cooking
  • Choose from multiple group intake options throughout the year with various durations
Your Journey Begins Here
  • Connect with your friendly Global Advisor to ask questions and find the best fit program. Start planning for on campus processes, and apply by the application deadline.
  • Meet your Program Enrollment Coordinator to finalize acceptance paperwork, housing, courses, flights, visas, and payments. Attend one our our LIVE pre-departure orientations.
  • Fly away! You'll be greeted at the airport (comforting after a long flight!) and experience a robust On-site Orientation and La Vida Local Curriculum with your Site Director.

Program Excursions

While participating on a CISabroad program, you'll be able to take part in built-in day trips at no additional cost. These trips are subject to change from term to term; listed below are excursions that have run in the past.

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Bangkok City Tour

Visit the beautiful Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Thailand’s most holy temple where you will be dazzled by gold and jade. Ride a riverboat down Thailand’s “River of Life,” the Chao Praya, and glimpse the lifestyles of people who live in this so-called “Venice of the East.” Finally, visit Wat Pho, “Temple of The Reclining Buddha,” a 50-meter long, 200-year-old buddha.

Thai Cooking Class

During this excursion you will learn all about Thai fruits, vegetable, and herbs, visit the market and learn about the different ingredients and then make 5 dishes of your own from scratch.

Your Support Staff

Global Advising Team

Travel Tip: We love what we do and want to talk to you! The Global Advising Center is here to help you decide on a program, and complete the Online Application. From the moment you first hear from us be it through a phone call, email or personal visit, you will find that our passion for international education is contagious. We’re ready to launch you abroad.

Jessica Aharon
Internship Enrollment Coordinator - Internships

Travel Tip: Leave everything you think you know about traveling, the country, culture, or people, behind you! You’ll most likely be surprised, so discover everything as new. Take public transportation and make friends with locals- they will show you the best places and usually hook you up. Most of all, stay present and enjoy! 🙂

Learn more about Jessica

Alexandra Woolner
International Operations Manager - Asia and the Pacific

Travel Tip: Expect the unexpected! Sometimes culture shock is stronger in countries where you expect things to be more similar to your home country and environment. Traveling abroad is an excellent way to learn more about your own culture, habits, style, and adaptability.

Learn more about Alexandra

Program Fees & Dates

Advisor Tip: Please WAIT to book flights until you have received confirmed dates in your acceptance paperwork. Dates posted here are subject to change.

  • Summer 2020: Session 1
    Application Deadline
    February 1
    May 8 (Estimated)
    June 6 | July 4 | August 1 (Estimated)
    $4,390 - $7,190 (Estimated)
  • Summer 2020: Session 2
    Application Deadline
    March 1
    June 5 (Estimated)
    July 4 | August 1 | August 29 (Estimated)
    $4,390 - $7,190 (Estimated)
  • Fall 2020: Session 1
    Application Deadline
    May 15
    September 4 (Estimated)
    October 31 | November 28 (Estimated)
    $4,690 - $5,490
    8 weeks: $4,690 12 weeks: $5,490
  • Fall 2020: Session 2
    Application Deadline
    June 1
    October 2 (Estimated)
    November 28 (Estimated)
    8 weeks: $4,690 12 weeks: $5,490
  • Spring 2021: Session 1
    Application Deadline
    October 1
    January 9 (Estimated)
    February 6 | March 6 | April 3 (Estimated)
    $4,390 - $7,190 (Estimated)
    8 weeks: $4,690 12 weeks: $5,490
  • Spring 2021: Session 2
    Application Deadline
    November 1
    February 5 (Estimated)
    March 6 | April 3 | May 1 (Estimated)
    $4,390 - $7,190 (Estimated)
    8 weeks: $4,690 12 weeks: $5,490

CIS Abroad reserves the right to alter fees at any time due to currency fluctuations and/or fee changes made by our partner universities.

Program Inclusions

As with all study abroad programs, you should count on a few additional expenses.

Program fees are in US dollars and include the following:

  • Orientation in Bangkok
  • Multiple excursions depending on the length of your program
  • Internship placement and support
  • Housing
  • Medical and accident insurance
  • Pre-departure and onsite orientation
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Assistance with travel arrangements
  • Airport pickup service
  • On-site support
  • La Vida Local cultural program