Professional Internships for students.
Work in Cape Town's best organisations & set your CV apart.
What we do
If you are a university or post graduate student looking to gain professional work experience by completing an internship placement in your industry, you have come to the right place! We collaborate with over 450 local organisations in Cape Town to find you the most suitable internship based completely on your skills, interests and career goals.
Cape town Internship Areas
We offer a wide range of exciting, customised internship opportunities in 25 subjects. Please click on your field of interest below to find out more information!
Our Internship Programmes
We have an option to suit every budget, calendar and career objective.
Internship Programme Choice
We have three main programmes giving you a range of choice from very basic through to a luxury stay, with fees starting at £995 ($1300), an all-inclusive fixed-price.
Stay for any amount of time from two weeks through to happily ever after, the price you pay for your programme does not change.
You won’t pay a penny unless we can offer you your ideal internship. Get 100% back if you’re not 100% happy after our placement search.
Internship Skills Focus
Not only do you choose your industry, but also choose the exact skills you want to develop within that industry. Communication, negotiation, political negotiation. Just say!
With our generous referral scheme, if you successfully refer three friends you will get a free internship. If you refer less than three, you will still get cash back on your fee.
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Why Bridging Gaps?
Tailored to your needs
Our programmes are tailored to meet your specific interests and goals and we provide a wide range of opportunities in many different inspiring local organisations.
We are committed to providing each of our participants with a personal and holistic experience of the vibrant Mother City, as well as being dedicated to ensuring your adventure runs as smoothly as possible, from start to finish!
suitable for all
Bridging Gaps Programmes are suitable for people looking for Gap Year opportunities abroad, post-graduate international work experience and meaningful career breaks.
Our application process
We’ve streamlined our application process to make your life easier! Here’s exactly how it works.
Complete the enquiry form to start your application.
We’ll Skype you to get to know you and your goals/interests.
On receipt of your deposit, we’ll start our detailed search for you.
We’ll help you arrange trip details, including accommodation.
We’ll meet you at the airport and help you get orientated!