The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (HIS) is offering Internship Position in Urban Land Governance Specialization in the Netherlands. The candidate should be a student at a Dutch or foreign university (with a Residence Permit for the Netherlands) in a graduate/undergraduate (Master/Bachelor) study programme that requires a work placement/ internship at an international organisation like HIS.

Institute offers a cost compensation of 300 euros gross per month for undergraduate students and 500 euros gross per month for master students. The intern position is available in Rotterdam, the Netherlands for a period of at least five and preferably twelve months and needs a presence of 40 hrs per week, working regular office hours.

 

Field of Internship

The successful candidate will be part of our Urban Land Governance team, supporting us in running the one year MSc programme in “Urban Management and Development”. 
Internship Provider: The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (HIS)

 

Country of Internship

Netherlands

 

Applicant Eligibility

Candidates must:

  • The candidate should be a student at a Dutch or foreign university (with a Residence Permit for the Netherlands) in a graduate/undergraduate (Master/Bachelor) study programme that requires a work placement/ internship at an international organisation like IHS
  • Creative and pro-active attitude in team work, but also able to work independently
  • Able to work on several things at the same time and with deadlines
  • International (work) experience in a multicultural environment is an asset
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Very strong organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills, such as a good use of Microsoft Office applications

Specific Skills

  • Students must have successfully completed at least 3 years of an undergraduate degree in one of the following disciplines: Land Governance, Economics, Urban Planning, Urban Management, Political Science, Urbanism, Architecture, Environmental Management, Business Administration, Public Administration. Any related work experience in those fields is an asset
  • Strong affinity with urban management and development internationally, Land governance and related issues
  • Knowledge, experience and interest in one of the following topic is an asset: Urban Management and Development and Urban Land Governance
  • Experience with e-learning is preferred

 

Dutch as well as foreign students are eligible to apply for this internship programme.

 

Is this paid internship?

Institute offers a cost compensation of 300 euros gross per month for undergraduate students and 500 euros gross per month for master students.

 

Description

The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) is a center of urban expertise of Erasmus University Rotterdam. Looking at cities from different perspectives, we educate urban professionals from diverse backgrounds, consult national and local governments from the Global South and engage in cutting-edge urban research.

Bringing practical experience from real-life projects back to the classroom, we inspire collaboration and co-creation of urban knowledge. Together with our partners, we work at the forefront of urban development to improve the wellbeing of people living in cities across the globe.

 

Internship Duration

The intern position is available in Rotterdam, the Netherlands for a period of at least five and preferably twelve months and needs a presence of 40 hrs per week, working regular office hours.

 

How to Apply

By email to Ms. Oreoluwa Fika: fika@ihs.nl:

Please include “Urban Land Governance Specialization” in the subject line and send us:

  • A letter of motivation
  • A detailed CV
  • Copy of your passport
  • For non-EU candidates: a copy of the back and front side of your residence permit for the Netherlands
  • Availability date

 

Internship Application Deadline: Contact Employer

Further Information and Application