Program Overview

Singapore is one of the world’s most globalized cities and a country with one of the most rapidly growing and exciting economies. In today’s competitive job market, you’ll find no better way to stand out from the crowd. Interns will have the opportunity to meet influential industry experts and build valuable work experience in Singapore.

This internship will involve the communication of financial information to shareholders and managers generally in the form of financial statements. As an intern, you will report to a senior account manager to assist in the preparation of necessary audit documents and expense reports as well as creating invoices and processing payments. You will most likely work for a governmental agency, a public accounting, or business consulting firm that deals with one of the four reports found within the field of accounting: a balance sheet, an income statement, a statement of cash flows, and a shareholders’ equity statement. This internship will give you the opportunity to learn financial, audit, and tax reporting skills that will prove crucial as you advance your accounting career.

Internship assignments vary. While internships help develop technical abilities, they provide more fundamental life skills.  Interns will get an introduction to the professional world as well as the opportunity to gain career ready competencies in critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork, and global and intercultural fluency.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work independently
  • Flexibility to take on multiple job responsibilities, including entry level tasks
  • Ability to take initiative, work independently and deal with ambiguity
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work on a team
  • Strong attention to accuracy, details, and organizational skills

Dates and Deadlines

TermYearPriority DeadlineDeadlineArrival DateDeparture Date
Summer20181/15/2018Mid-Late JuneMid-Late August

Course Equivalencies

Actual credit awarded is determined by the relevant department at your university in consultation with the study abroad office. Check with your study abroad advisor for more information.

UO students, please refer to the UO Course Equivalency Process and the UO Office of the Registrar Course Equivalency Database.