Professional internship programmmes in Cape Town for ambitious students and graduates.
Fee: From £695 (Once off fee), help available. Duration: 4 weeks to unlimited

“You guys actually care and wanted to make sure I was getting the experience I actually came here for and I don’t think I would have gotten that kind of service from another agency.”

— Meghan Pearson (USA)

Professional internship programmmes in Cape Town for ambitious students and graduates.

“You guys actually care and wanted to make sure I was getting the experience I actually came here for and I don’t think I would have gotten that kind of service from another agency.”

— Meghan Pearson (USA)

Fee: From £695 (Once off fee), help available. Duration: 4 weeks to unlimited
Professional internship programmmes in Cape Town for ambitious students and graduates.

“You guys actually care and wanted to make sure I was getting the experience I actually came here for and I don’t think I would have gotten that kind of service from another agency.”

— Meghan Pearson (USA)

Fee: From £695 (Once off fee), help available. Duration: 4 weeks to unlimited

Why Choose our Internship Programmes?

Gain Valuable Real-World Experience

Show future employers that you are a capable and valuable hire by sharing stories of how you delivered against real deadlines in a challenging professional context.

Set Yourself Apart with a Superstar CV

Whilst your friends work in a bar during the holidays, you can invest in your future by developing practical skills that will set you apart in future job interviews.

Develop Yourself in Three Dimensions

Accelerate your career by growing personally, professionally and academically in your internship - we will help you achieve your growth objectives in all three.

Grow In Confidence Personally & Professionally

Leave here a more confident person with a clear understanding of your strengths, weaknesses and own opinion.  Learn to contribute effectively in a team.

Gain Valuable Real-World Experience

Show future employers that you are a capable and valuable hire by sharing stories of how you delivered against real deadlines in a challenging professional context.

Set Yourself Apart with a Superstar CV

Whilst your friends work in a bar during the holidays, you can invest in your future by developing practical skills that will set you apart in future job interviews.

Develop Yourself in Three Dimensions

Accelerate your career by growing personally, professionally and academically in your internship - we will help you achieve your growth objectives in all three.

Grow In Confidence Personally & Professionally

Leave here a more confident person with a clear understanding of your strengths, weaknesses and own opinion.  Learn to contribute effectively in a team.

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 benefits with Bridging Gaps

Our Internship Programmes

We have an option to suit every budget, calendar and career objective.

Internship Programme Choice

We have two programme options with fees starting at £695 ($915).


Internship Duration

Stay for any amount of time from two weeks through to happily ever after, the price you pay for your programme does not change.

Internship Guarantee

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!

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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.

Holistic Experience

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.

1. Enquire

Complete the enquiry form to start your application.

2. Connect

We’ll Skype you to get to know you and your goals/interests.

3. Search

On receipt of your deposit, we’ll start our detailed search for you.

4. Plan

We’ll help you arrange trip details, including accommodation.

5. Arrive

We’ll meet you at the airport and help you get orientated!