Academic Career Office
Apprenticeships and traineeships
The UCTE Academic Career Office organizes domestic internships in renowned centers of the hospitality and catering industry, well-known IT companies and attractive trips abroad as part of student internships. Some of them are implemented as part of the Erasmus+ program. The idea behind the organization of internships is to enable students to confront theoretical knowledge with practice and to raise the level of education, gain experience and optimally prepare the student for entering the labor market.
The University College of Tourism and Ecology consistently follows the principle of practicing with the best, so it collects and offers students very interesting proposals for acquiring practical knowledge. Every year, UCTE prepares an offer of the best Polish and foreign employers who are looking for employees among students. The University provides internships in high quality IT companies, tourist resorts, television, radio, editorial offices of leading Polish dailies, as well as in renowned advertising, interactive and PR agencies. Students have several hundred jobs at their disposal in companies in Poland, Europe and North America. The countries in which students undergo internships include, among others: USA, Great Britain, Ireland, France, Spain, Germany, Austria, Greece, Malta, Sweden, Italy, Cyprus.
Thanks to the trips guaranteed by the University, students have the opportunity to improve their language skills, get to know new cultures and visit interesting corners of the world. Being in an international company, they not only gain valuable life experience, but also build their path to professional career. They work in reputable IT companies, well-known brand tourist resorts, which creates an opportunity for attractive work after graduation.
Valuable internships and apprenticeships are not only important professional experience but also concrete financial benefits. The student trainee receives:
– high pocket money ;
– free accommodation and boarding;
– reimbursement of travel expenses.
Internships and apprenticeships are a very important form of gaining experience by young people and an element of the CV that is highly valued by employers. It is also an opportunity to get an interesting and very attractive job.