IAESTE – WORK. EXPERIENCE. DISCOVER.

The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience ( IAESTE ) is an independent, non-profit and non-political student exchange organisation, as well as the largest organisation of its kind in the world. It provides paid, course-related internships for students in the science and engineering disciplines, and high quality trainees for long or short term projects for employers. Currently,       there are over 80 countries and regions involved and over 4000 internships exchanged per year.

IAESTE China Macau SAR

IAESTE China Macau SAR (IAESTE Macao) was officially established in February 2004 at University of Macau to launch IAESTE activities. Currently, IAESTE Macao is cross-departmentally administered by full-time staff of University of Macau.

IAESTE Macao provides international placement for students to get technical experience and enrich their cultural horizons abroad. We welcome FHS, FST and ICMS students with good academic standing to contact us and look for internship opportunities.

Outbound Students

Why should I apply for IAESTE internship?

  • Make your CV shine!
  • Get reasonable subsidy from your employer
  • Gain technical experience in a real working environment
  • Make new friends and expand your social network
  • Improve your language and communication skills

 

Application Flow

Time Stage of Application
February Call for application
late February – mid-March Selection by faculty and IAESTE Macao

Prepare nomination package

End of March IAESTE Macao sends nominations
April – May Announcement of results

Visa application (if required)

Preparation for internship

June – Beginning of internship

 

 

Application

Eligibility

  • full-time UM students in FHS , FST or ICMS
  • good academic standing
  • good English level
  • outgoing, self-motivated and willing to accept new challenges
  • Remark for students in their final year of study:

Due to immigration policies, most countries require the students to have an active student status during the entire. Students who are graduating before the end of training (Year 4 undergraduate students, or post-graduate students who have scheduled their oral defence in the current year). Failure to prove an active student status may lead to termination of training, even if the employer has accepted the application. Please consult our office or the academic advisor in your faculty before applying.

 

Application

Application for IAESTE Programme 2018 is closed. Next cycle will begin in February 2019.

**Please follow the e-bulletin closely for any updates***

Application Documents:

1) Application Form

2) C.V.

3) Cover Letter

4) Academic Records (printed from ISW) or Transcript

 

  

Available Offers in 2018 (for reference only)

 Field Country

(Offer Number)

Employer Training
Period
Training
Length
FST / CEE Germany

 

(DE-2018-1071-5)

TU Kaiserslautern, Fachgebiet Bodenmechanik und Grundbau JAN-2018 –
DEC-2018
8 – 12
weeks
Poland

 

(PL-2018-PRZ011)

MTA Engineering, Sp. Z.o.o. 18-JUN-2018 –
30-SEP-2019
6 – 8
weeks
FST / CIS Czech Republic

 

(CZ-2018-010028)

Department of Digital Design, Faculty of Information Techology, CTU in Prague 01-JUN-2018 –
30-SEP-2018
8 – 12
weeks
Poland

 

(PL-2018-PLO001)

Makolab S.A. 02-JUL-2018 –
06-OCT-2018
8 – 12
weeks
Slovenia

 

(SI-20181016LJ)

Comtrade d.o.o. 01-JUN-2018 –
31-DEC-2018
8 – 28
weeks
Spain

 

(ES-2018-09003)

Teltronic SAU 01-JAN-2018 –
20-DEC-2018
24 – 50
weeks
Switzerland

 

(CH-2018-000028)

Empa- Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Acoustics/Noise Control 15-FEB-2018 –
31-DEC-2018
20 – 28
weeks
FST / ECE Portugal

 

(PT-2018-42)

Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores-Investigação e Desenvolvimento, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon 10-JUL-2018 –
10-OCT-2018
OR
01-AUG-2018 –
01-NOV-2018
3
months
Serbia

 

(RS-2018-1182)

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade, Department of Power System 02-JUL-2018 –
31-AUG-2018
8
weeks
Spain

 

(ES-2018-3218)

BCAM 15-MAR-2018 –
31-OCT-2018
16 – 32
weeks
Czech Republic

 

(CZ-2018-060010)

Tomas Bata University in Zlin 17-SEP-2018 –
15-DEC-2018
8
weeks
FST / EME Austria

 

(AT-2018-4004LE)

Lehrstuhl für Kunststoffverarbeitung, Montanuniversität Leoben 01-JUL-2018 –
30-SEP-2018
6 – 8
weeks
Poland

 

(PL-2018-PGD032)

BIBUS MENOS Sp. Z.o.o. 03-JUN-2018 –
28-SEP-2018
6 – 10
weeks
Serbia

 

(RS-2018-1136)

Institut Mihajlo Pupin 02-JUL-2018 –
28-SEP-2018
8 – 12
weeks
FST / MAT Croatia

 

(HR-2018-1010)

University of Osijek, Department of Mathematics 15-JUL2018 –
01-JAN-2019
8
weeks
FHS Japan

 

(JP-2018-35-TUS)

Tokyo University of Science, Department of Biological Science and Technology 01-JUN-2018 –
30-NOV-2018
8 – 12
weeks
Poland

 

(PL-2018-UL012)

University of Lodz, Department of Immunology and Infectious Biology 04-JUN-2018 –
13-JUL-2018
6
weeks
Serbia

 

(RS-2018-1025)

Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade 04-JUN-2018 –
27-JUL-2018
4 – 6
weeks
UK

 

(UK-2018-200-01)

Cardiff University, School of Biosciences 30-JUN-2018 –
26-AUG-2018
8
weeks
ICMS Croatia

 

(HR-2018-1210)

OTOS Ortopedska d.o.o. 01-APR-2018 –
31-MAR-2019
8
weeks
Poland

 

(PL-2018-AGH023)

AGH University of Science and Technology 01-OCT-2018 –
31-DEC-2018
4
weeks
Portugal

 

(PT-2018-23)

Center of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Science of University of Lisbon 01-APR-2018 –
31-JUL-2018
OR
10-SEP-2018 –
31-DEC-2018
3
months

REMARKS:

1) Study Level in Offer Forms:

Beginning — finished 1-3 semesters

Middle — finished 4-6 semesters

End — finished 7 semesters or above

Inbound Students

Greetings from Macao!

The IAESTE Macao team looks forward to hosting you in this small and vibrant city, one of the most important if not the first hub where the East meets West. Here, you will experience an combination of our rich traditional culture and exciting modern lifestyle.

We hope you will enjoy your stay here as you discover the many stories and peoples here. We have prepared this Handbook for Incoming Trainees and outlined all you need to know and prepare for your internship. Please read it carefully and contact us any time if you have any doubts or questions.

[DOWNLOAD HANDBOOK]

If you have not been contacted by IAESTE Macao one week before your arrival, please contact us immediately at iaeste_enquiry@umac.mo.

 

Application for IAESTE Internship in Macau SAR

IAESTE Macao will only consider nominations sent by the official IAESTE offices. If you wish to apply for IAESTE Internship in Macao, please consult the IAESTE committees in your country or region.

Here is a list of documents that we require for nomination:

  1. Student Nominated Form (SN Form)
  2. C.V. / Resume
  3. Motivation letter addressed to the employer
  4. Official Certificate of Enrolment
  5. Official Transcript
  6. Recommendation letter (optional)
  7. IAESTE English language certificate (if English is not the language of instruction in your university)
  8. Other supporting documents or certificates related to your application (optional)
  9. Passport Copy
  10. Photo

The documents should be combined into one pdf. file according to the order above. The file size should not exceed 2MB and uploaded to the IAESTE Exchange Platform (EP). Please consult your IAESTE Committee for document templates and more information.

Employers & Institutions

Why take a trainee ?

By being a placement provider, you:

  • Give an opportunity to a local student to be exchanged abroad
  • Internationalize the working environment
  • Get a skilled and reliable employee selected under a competitive basis
  • Bring in new ideas into your team

 

Roles and Responsibilities – Yours and Ours

If you would like to be a placement provider, you should provide:

  • Training supervision and work schedule
  • Payment for the student (it should be able to cover basic costs, including food, transportation, other incidental expenses, and housing if covered by the employer)
  • Complete employer’s report after training

 

IAESTE Macao will help you in:

  • Administrative duties related to IAESTE
  • Communications with IAESTE offices overseas
  • Obtaining visas for incoming trainees
  • Orientation for trainees to adapt to life in Macao

If you are interested in hosting an incoming trainee, please contact us at iaeste_enquiry@umac.mo. Job-raising is scheduled in September to December every year.

Contact Us

Administrative Office

IAESTE China Macau SAR

Global Affairs Office
University of Macau
Administration Building (N6)
Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China

iaeste_enquiry@umac.mo

 

UM Academic Advisors of IAESTE Programme

Prof. LAM Chi Chiu, Angus

Faculty of Science and Technology

University of Macau

fstccl@umac.mo

 

Prof. HOI Pui Man, Maggie

Institute for Chinese Medical Sciences

University of Macau

maghoi@umac.mo

 

Prof. LEE Tsz On, Leo

Faculty of Health Sciences

University of Macau

ltolee@umac.mo