We facilitate a variety of stimulating journalism internships in print Journalism, TV and Radio. Journalism interns will gain an insight into the underlying values of the media in Cape Town and will be able to use their research, analytical, storytelling and writing skills to contribute to demanding and exciting projects. Grab this chance to have your work published and broaden your horizons today!

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Key programme features

We are ready to help you design and enjoy your own Journalism learn abroad programme. Here are the options available in the field of Journalism.

Choice of two programmes

We have two primary programmes to suit your needs. In some instances we also offer virtual placements.

Unlimited duration as standard

You can come for as long as you need without paying any extra fees.You'll receive the same level of support.

Backed by concrete promises

We are 100% on your side. We guarantee every aspect of your trip with unrivalled promises.


Need to focus on a precise niche or two? No problem! Your programme can focus on your specialist areas.

Immersive cultural experience

We'll help you engage with the culture and personal benefits of being in a foreign country.

Virtual placements

Save on travel and accommodation costs, pay a far lower fee. All while building your professional network.

Academia friendly

We will handle all aspects of academic accreditation, including direct liaison with your tutors and academic staff.

Future career friendly

We will write full reference letters for your placement(s) to optimise future employers' first impression of you.

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What did others say about their Journalism programme?

You'll see one or two snippets below from the alumni of our Journalism Internship & Volunteering programmes that provided a full interview about their experience which you can click through to.

Why do people apply for Journalism programmes?

There are many different reasons why people want to participate in Journalism Internship & Volunteering programmes abroad, here is a selection of the hopes and aspirations of other people who may be just like you!
Johanna (Germany)

I hope to gain work experience and get to know a relevant field of work

Universität Hildesheim
Alice (United Kingdom)

I've recently finished my undergraduate degree in History at the University of Edinburgh. During my degree I became interested in studying international development and social history. I'm very passionate about a career in this sort of area that allows me to work within communities. Gaining experience abroad would be incredibly insightful and interesting as I am keen to develop my skills in writing, communication, team-building as well as gaining exposure to a different environment and cultures.

Edinburgh University
Isabella (United States)

I hope to further develop my news gathering, reporting and story telling abilities as a journalist as well as work to support the area I work with the most accurate, up-to-date news.

California Lutheran University
Michael (United States)

I hope to work with wildlife park conservation teams., video my experiences and write my experiences in the form of a Wildlife documentary, meet some amazing people along the journey and stay in contact with them.



Current Journalism Job Openings

Here are some current or recent internship job opportunities in this career area. We do not publish all openings - so please contact us to hear about others.

Journalist and Research Assistant

Excellent writing skills and confidence in research and editing Creative thinker detail-oriented Able to work independently and within deadlines Passionate about the world of journalism and media Be able to present writing samples which show a clear point of view and voice Working towards or completed degree in journalism, copy writing, communications, or related

The Organisation: A printing, publishing, and distribution company which produces cutting edge and enjoyable journalism pieces across a number of diverse platforms including newspapers, digital media and more.
Keywords: Journalism, Print, Research, Publishing, Internship
Daily newspaper journalist trainee

Completed or currently studying a course in journalism, media, communications, english language, english literature or any related essay-based subject. Excellent writing skills. Some examples of written work in the form of blogs, articles or essays.

The Organisation: Cape Town's oldest daily newspaper which has both a print and online addition. The issue driven newspaper has a strong community identity which aims to connect people and capture everyday life in the city.
Keywords: Journalism, Newspaper, Print media, Publishing, Internship

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Available Journalism Learnerships

Good news, we also offer in depth learnerships in this career area. Take a look at the exclusive programmes we offer below:

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