5 Reasons to Go Abroad with AIESEC

Students everywhere know that you need to have international expereince along side your university degree. The benefits of working abroad are too many to count, but AIESEC has 5 reasons why you should have an AIESEC experience on your CV!

1. Immersing yourself in an exotic environmentselfaware

AIESEC has designed a Leadership Development Model, which aims to bring the strength of youth to create a positive impact on society. Strong self-awareness is the key and you become more self aware by stepping out of your comfort zone! This is why AIESEC has created thousands of internships around the world in challenging and exotic places. It’s up to you to challenge yourself!

2. We have thousands of internships to choose from!


AIESEC can help is provide you with over 300,000 internships and volunteer opportunities in 125 countries and territories. The hardest part will be choosing which one! Just head to AIESEC.org to find your next adventure.

3. Develop professional skills

solution-orientedTo wow that interviewer for your dream job you need to show that you have the right expereince and the right set of skills. AIESEC can help you get that expereince! Our internships are created for students and recent graduates in mind, which means that you don’t need to have 3 years expereince for that graduate position.

We have also partnered with 8,000 organisations including leading enterprises, start-ups and NGOs and everyday we work to build new global partnerships.

4. Global networking with largest student pool and alumniworldcitizen

Founded in 1948, AIESEC now has been present at over 2,400 universities, with 86,000 members, and over 1,000,000 alumni.

AIESEC truly is the largest student association in the world. Being and AIESEC’er connects you with other world citizens who want to make the world a better place. If you’re looking for like-minded friends AIESEC’ers are everywhere!

5. The future leader in the world

empowering-othersAIESEC is committed to cultivating the next future leader and we have a pretty good track record! Just a few notable AIESEC’ers are;

  • Bill Clinton (President of the USA)
  • Alec Erwin (Minister in South Africa)
  • Martti Ahtisaari (President of Finland),
  • Junichiro Koizumi (Prime minister of Japan),
  • Cesar Gaviria (President of Columbia)

This is just us naming a few! AIESEC has developed leaders all over the world and we hope that the next name will be yours!

Here are just 5 out of many reasons why you should go abroad with AIESEC. Travelling, developing self-awareness, professional skills and networking, become an AIESEC’er today!

See for yourself! Sign up to search for your AIESEC experience



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