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.

As an PR intern in Singapore, you will help support a creative planner, media planner, or account executive in a PR firm working with local or international entities. Most likely, you will write press releases, represent clients at marketing or promotional events, and support client planning and analysis. You also have the opportunity to attend conferences and work with the press to ultimately learn how to communicate the right message to the right audience.

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
  • 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.