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Internship Program in Barcelona

Embark on a internship journey in Barcelona tailored just for you!

Why Choose a Spanish Internship Abroad?

Our customized Spanish internships open the door to a whole new professional and cultural experience while you quickly improve your language skills

Boost your CV

Show future employers that you have what it takes to work in a Spanish-speaking organization

Learn Spanish quickly

Accelerate your language learning by using it every day in a professional setting.

Discover hispanic culture

Immerse yourself in the local scene and learn all about the history and culture of Barcelona.

Live like a local

Become a part of the community working alongside locals and sharing professional and social experiences.

Quickfacts

Program Duration & Time Commitment

2 - 6 Months. Approximately 30 hours per week

Internship Site Language

English or Spanish

Language Requirement

Interns must have a B2 level of internship site language.

Age Requirements

18 to 35 years old.

Professional Experience

None required but ideally studying the subject of internship area.

Required Documents

Enrollment Form, CV with Photo.

Travel Insurance

Minimum personal liability insurance of 1,000,000€.

Spanish Classes

Minimum of 1 week of Spanish classes before starting internship placement.

Internship Programe Packages

We offer three program packages for students:

PROGRAM PACKAGE

TOTAL WEEKS

INTERNSHIP DURATION

SPANISH CLASSES

2 MONTHS

8 WEEKS

8 WEEKS

2 MONTHS

3 MONTHS

12 WEEKS

12 WEEKS

3 MONTHS

6 MONTHS

24 WEEKS

8 WEEKS

16 WEEKS**

Internship Program 2023

The 2024 dates are as follows:

  • January 8

  • February 5

  • March 4

  • April 1

  • May6

  • June3

  • July1

  • September 2

  • October 7

  • November 4

ORIENTATION AND SUPERVISION

You will receive a comprehensive on-site orientation about Barcelona, work culture, health, and safety, along with general tips for life in the city. Throughout the program, Expanish staff will conduct evaluations with you and your site supervisor to ensure a positive experience. Additionally, we offer 24/7 emergency support.

SPANISH CLASSES

Throughout your internship, you will participate in our Evening Group Course to enhance your Spanish skills. These classes, held twice a week from 7 pm to 9 pm, are designed for students managing work commitments during the day. The courses will prove to be a valuable resource for you during your internship. The only exception is the 6-month program, which involves 16 weeks of the Group Course of Lessons, enabling you to undertake an 8-week internship entirely in Spanish afterward.

Placements Sites

Expanish selects placement sites with the following characteristics:

High-performing businesses and nonprofits.

Spanish and international entities

Small and medium-sized companies

Spanish-speaking and English-speaking offices

Notes

  • The internship placement process typically takes 8 weeks to complete.

  • Interns may work remotely for a portion of their hours depending on work

    from home policies of the specific internship site.

Housing in Barcelona

We offer a range of housing options to suit different needs and preferences. Whatever you choose, we'll help you feel at home while you study abroad in Barcelona.
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Homestay

Live with a local family and truly immerse yourself in Spanish culture and language. A perfect opportunity to practice your Spanish everyday while sharing in the traditions and habits of your hosts.

Quick Facts

Private single bedroom. Double bedroom option available for two 2 students traveling together

Shared bathroom (Comfort option: private bathroom)

Half-board: breakfast and dinner

Average of 20 to 35 minutes

Safe neighborhoods, close to public transport

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Student shared apartment

Live the student life in a shared apartment. Meet like-minded people and share experiences in Barcelona.

Quick Facts

Private single bedroom. Twin/double bedroom available for 2 students traveling together

Shared bathroom (private bathroom option may be available)

Self-catering: access to the shared kitchen

Average of 20 to 40 minutes

Safe neighborhoods, close to public transport

What our student interns say about us

Stephanie Dooley
GoogleIreland

I enjoyed two months of evening classes. The school, our wonderful teacher Javier and my classmates made it a great experience. Gracias!