Program Overview

Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam’s most exciting, energetic and fastest growing city. Through our internship program, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in Vietnamese culture, history and business.

Vietnam’s IT technology is rapidly growing alongside its economy and online ordering and sales have been rising at an extremely fast rate. IT helps Vietnam stay interconnected to global markets as their e-commerce business grows.

Internship duties may include:

• Maintaining and managing the company website and blog, responsible for overseeing design and content changes.
• Utilizing web development programming languages to assist in conducting SEO and SEM campaigns for clients.
• Research and development into the creation and launch of a new App.
• Creation of a website and database development project for a large marketing client.

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 offer 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

TermYearDeadlineArrival DateDeparture Date
Summer20182/15/2018Mid-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.