Internship Program | Africa Internship Academy

Internship Program

Total Duration for the program is 8-weeks. All our interns spend 4 weeks at the academy for the 'Work Integrated Learning Module and another 4 weeks with a host company

To apply for internship at Africa Internship Academy, you need to follow these steps:

  • Read the application requirements and determine if you are eligible first.
  • Study the program details to enable you meet the deadline for the internship program.
  • Fill and submit our online application form
  • Kindly note that completing the online application does not automatically qualify you to be admitted at the Academy.
To apply click here

All qualified applicants are enrolled in our 4-week Work Integrated Learning Program at the Accra Internship House. You will work on challenging and hands-on enterprise and management-related projects to solve real problems during your 4-week immersion, together with AIA’s faculty and enterprise mentors. Interns will cover the following modules during the 4-week WILP

  • Self – exploration/Finding yourself
  • Workplace attitude
  • Time Management
  • Communication Skills (Interpersonal, Written, Oral, Presentation etc)
  • Problem Solving skills & Design thinking skills
  • Customer Relations
  • Leadership and team building skills
  • Networking skills
  • Resume/ CV Writing
  • Personal branding (on and offline)
  • Job searching Skills/Interview Skills and Techniques
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Appreciation of African history and culture; understanding of AGENDA 2063 and SGDs 2030

During this 4-week Work Integrated Learning Program at the Accra Internship House;

You Learn on the job

Whether you want to build a career or an enterprise you can acquire knowledge and learn from the diverse experiences of our first-class entrepreneurs, managers, our top faculty and people making a difference in society. You will come into contact with these people from several global businesses and corporations on a regular basis.

You Develop personal projects

You are challenged to define and develop a personal project that will earn you a start-up package from our Social Business Design Lab.

Congratulations! Now you are ready to transform your life. Welcome to your future!

You are now part of the active community of generational thinkers. At this stage we assign a mentor to you to support you as you build your career. AIA will also connect you to one of our Host organisations or support you to launch your own start-up during our Social Business Design Sessions.