The aim of the project is to make the cooperation between the university, employers and international students more efficient. As a result of the project, the process for finding internship opportunities will be easier for international students and the prospect of hiring an international intern will be more attractive to employers.
Through the activities of the project, international students will see improvements in their studies as they will have real business experiences to associate them with. Additionally, the project will help international students integrate into the Estonian job market thanks to new competencies and contacts.
What activities are planned for the project?
As part of the project, supervisors from the university and enterprises will be trained, they will be more competent in supervising international students and they will understand the benefits of involving international interns. A new internship system for international students with forms and supervisors will be developed as part of the project. The most important change will be the creation of a virtual internship model which is in accordance with the expectations of students and employers.