Working remotely is now more relevant than ever. TEAN’s Global Remote Internship provides real-world, international work experience in a variety of fields plus university credit from the convenience of your home. Choose from part-time or full-time individual or team-based internships and work on a project from start to finish for a company located in Australia or  Vietnam learning about the unique challenges and flexibility that being part of a remote team provides. Though online, the program is still fully supported by TEAN and the local internship coordinator. TEAN will guide you through the entire process, advising which position is best for your major, leading a Virtual Orientation, helping transfer credits and more.


Gain work experience in the field of your choice while making international professional connections

Earn 3 credits for a 4-week internship, 6 credits for an 8-week internship or 4 credits for a 16-week part-time internship

Measure the skills you gain during your internship and compare yourself to entry-level job applicants with access to self-assessment tools and supervisor evaluations

Learn both the practical and soft skills needed to successfully work remotely, such as communication, problem-solving and teamwork

Take advantage of the flexibility of working from home with a schedule that fits with your summer or semester plans

Participate in TEAN’s Virtual Orientation to set you up for a rewarding remote internship

Work with either a dedicated internship supervisor or career mentor for individualized feedback and coaching

Further your professional development with resume help, cover letter advising sessions, interview preparation and more

Career Fields - Individual Placements

Individual Internship Career Fields

Be individually placed in an 8-week or 16-week internship where you’ll work on a specific project from beginning to end at a company located in  Australia or Vietnam. We will help advise on which locations will be the best fit for your major. There are some industry limitations – if your field is not listed below please contact us to check availability.

Full-time internships: This individual internship placement option allows you to complete a remote internship over an 8-week period on a full-time basis.You’re expected to work a minimum of 32 hours per week. (Exact hours and work days will be determined by your internship supervisor, but students should expect to be working Monday to Friday). This is ideal for students who have recently graduated or are looking to take a break from classes and want to gain professional work experience remotely in their spare time!

Part-time internships: This individual internship placement option allows you to complete a remote internship over a 16-week period on a part-time basis. You’re expected to work a minimum of 10 hours per week. (Exact hours and work days will be determined in consultation with your internship supervisor). This is ideal for students who want to gain professional work experience remotely while still being able to meet other time commitments, such as being enrolled in part-time or even full-time classes.

Marketing and Communications

Work for an agency or in-house at a corporation while focusing on a specific project. Tasks can include writing, content marketing, account management and media relations.

Business / International Business

Experience working for a company project involving business development, analysis, sales, market research, evaluating risk, project planning, vetting new opportunities and more.

Environment and Sustainability

Start building a successful career in environmental or sustainability-focused organizations, working with a company analyzing environmental and economic impacts.


Be involved in finance-related projects such as analyzing the feasibility of funding start-ups, or taking an analyst role looking at demand forecasting and cash flow modeling.

Software / Data Science

Practice user testing, data analysis, algorithmic review, product management, and more.


Assist a tourism company with its current marketing or logistics initiatives, such as implementing or improving processes, vendor management and business development.

NGO / Non-Profit

Work with an active social impact enterprise supporting its current projects, such as using technology to rescue, rehabilitate and relocate girls at risk of violence.


Intern with a law firm supporting current projects, such as forming partnerships and strategic alliances or implementing patent and trademark docket strategies, or as a legal assistant.

Creative / Graphic Design

Unleash your creativity with design projects ranging from interior design, graphics and branding for display and marketing purposes, 3D design, CAD modeling and more.

Career Fields - Team-Based Placements

Team-Based Internship Career Fields

Be placed in groups of 3-5 other students with a company in Australia over 4 or 8 weeks. Below are examples of past team-based projects but available placements may vary for your term.


Work with a financial firm identifying potentially disruptive megatrends, technologies and startups regarding its clients’ future.


Work with a large multinational organization to undertake a marketing effectiveness analysis of its digital presence.

International Business

Work with a manufacturing company to identify practical initiatives that help contribute to its global sustainability goals.


Work with a startup company to find funds, investors and acquisitions to fuel growth.

Academic Credit

Academic Credit

TEAN has partnered with Carroll College in Helena, Montana, to offer a U.S. transcript and award 6 academic credits for 8-week programs, 3 academic credits for 4-week programs, 4 academic credits for the 16-week part-time internship. Academic credit is optional and it is an additional $300.

Students will be enrolled in SA425: International Internship. Credit awarded will be based on the successful completion of the individual placement or group project. Academic credit is optional for this program and includes a transcript with an A-F letter grade from Carroll College.

To be eligible for transfer credit from Carroll College, participants must be full-time students who have completed at least 30 credit hours or recent graduates from a bachelor degree program. Learn more about Carroll College at

TEAN Staff

TEAN Staff

While you may be working remotely, you are not alone. Our team works with you throughout the internship process – from submitting your application and finding the best placement for your interests, to assisting you with any questions or issues that you may face during your internship and helping you figure out how to transfer credits.


TEAN Orientation

TEAN’s Orientation will be held virtually for all internship participants before the projects or placements start. This interactive orientation session will provide you with an online experience that will prepare you for interning remotely including details on how working for your chosen company in a different country will be, what to expect, how to ask for help and advocate for what you need to do a good job, how to take initiative, how to deal with a remote environment and different time zones, how to schedule your day and more.



  • All applicants are expected to have an appropriate academic background related to the internship placement duties.
  • Students who have completed at least one year of university work and have GPAs above 2.5 will be eligible for most internships.

Program Dates

Application Deadlines

TEAN has a rolling admissions process. We recommend submitting your application for the Summer or Fall program anytime starting from November. Late applications may be considered. Contact TEAN if the application deadline has passed.

Summer 2021

Team-Based Placement 
Application Deadline May 1
TEAN Orientation TBA
Project Starts June 7
4-Week Program Ends July 2
8-Week Program Ends July 30
Individual Placement 
Application Deadline May 1
TEAN Orientation TBA
Placement Starts June 7
Program Ends July 30

Fall 2021

Individual Placement  (Full-Time 8-Weeks)
Application Deadline July 20
TEAN Orientation Aug 26
Placement Starts Aug 30
Program Ends Oct 22
Individual Placement (Part-Time 16-weeks)
Application Deadline July 20
TEAN Orientation Aug 26
Placement Starts Aug 30
Program Ends Dec 17

Spring 2021

Team-Based Placement 
Application Deadline Nov 1
TEAN Orientation Jan 5
Project Starts Jan 11
4-Week Program Ends Feb 5
8-Week Program Ends Mar 5
Individual Placement  (Full-Time 8-Weeks)
Application Deadline Nov 15
TEAN Orientation Jan 7
Placement Starts Jan 11
Program Ends Mar 5
Individual Placement (Part-Time 16-weeks)
Application Deadline Nov 15
TEAN Orientation Jan 7
Placement Starts Jan 11
Program Ends Apr 30

Fees & Inclusions

Summer 2021

4-week Team-Based Placement: $1,475
8-week Team-Based Placement: $1,645
8-week Full-Time Individual Placement: $1,550

Fall 2021

8-week Individual Full-Time Placement: $1,550
16-week Individual Part-Time Placement: $1,550

Spring 2021

4-week Team-Based Placement: $1,875
8-week Team-Based Placement: $2,025
8-week Individual Full-Time Placement: $2,450
16-week Individual Part-Time Placement: $2,450

What’s Included

  • Internship Placement (Individual or Team-Based Project)
  • Interactive Virtual Orientation
  • Services of TEAN staff and local internship support staff
  • Professional mentorship or career coach
  • Resume and cover letter advising
  • Virtual workshops, videos and assessments, facilitated meetings with company (group projects)
  • Digital Badges for LinkedIn and Completion Certificate (group projects)
  • Weekly meetings with supervisor for ongoing feedback and direction (individual placements)
  • Career Readiness Course with Digital Badges for LinkedIn (individual placements)
  • Interview preparation and coaching sessions (individual placements)
  • Access to self-assessment tools and supervisor evaluations that provide a roadmap for your development

What’s Not Included

  • Optional academic credit on a Carroll College transcript ($300)
  • You will be responsible for ensuring you have what you need to work remotely, such as a computer and reliable internet access.



If you have already been abroad on a TEAN program, you can receive $250 off this program. Those who complete the Global Remote Internship also qualify for a discount toward a future study or internship abroad program. Visit our scholarships page for details!

How it Works

How it Works

First, take a look through the above information including career fields, program fees and dates and then read below to learn about next steps. If you have any questions contact us. The TEAN Internships Team along with our placement team will guide you through the entire process.

1. Apply

Apply online when you are ready. Make sure to meet the application deadline. See program dates above.

2. Phone/Skype Interview

Once TEAN receives your application we’ll be in contact to interview you. We’ll also provide some guidance on preparing your resume and cover letter that will be used to introduce you to possible internship placements.

3. Confirm your place with A Deposit

After your initial conversation with one of the TEAN Internships team members, you’ll be requested to pay your program deposit. Once your deposit is paid, TEAN will begin the process of securing your internship placement. This deposit is fully refundable if you are not placed in an internship or if your university will not accept the transfer credit from the internship course (which is required). Read the full internship refund policy here.

4. Internship Placement

Our placement team will collaborate with you to ensure we secure a suitable placement related to your interests. Upon securing a placement, you will be provided with an Internship Placement Profile that includes a description of your internship project.

5. Acceptance

You will confirm your place by submitting your signed Internship Profile Placement by the given deadline. At this point, TEAN will send your final invoice and give you details on your program orientation, ensuring you have everything you need by the program start date.

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