Intern Canada Inclusions

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Organising an internship can be a daunting process, let alone in another country! 

That’s why we offer a complete, quality programme that doesn’t just end when we’ve found you a placement. With a wide range of in-country support services, we make interning in Canada simple. Included in the programme is:  

  • Initial assessment (via phone or Skype in your home country 
  • Professional CV revision
  • Host organisation interview at an employer in your chosen industry 
  • Tailor-made internship placement aligned to your objectives
  • A dedicated Placement Manager, based in Vancouver
  • A dedicated supervisor within your host organisation
  • Arrival orientation to ease you into your new country 
  • Feedback and performance review 
  • International internship completion certificate 
  • The opportunity to receive a reference letter
  • The opportunity to gain academic credit if needed 
  • Exclusive social events for interns in Vancouver
  • 24-hour emergency contact number


What else should I budget for?

Hostel or homestay accommodation can be arranged for you. Please talk to us about costs. 


There are 2 visa types available to intern in Canada, depending on your situation. Full information about how to apply for each visa will be provided once you book onto the programme.

Employer Specific Work Permit

If your internship is going to form part of your academic programme (for example, if you are required to undertake a placement as part of your university course) and you are in at least the 2nd year of a college, university or apprenticeship course, then you can intern for up to 12 months on the Employer Specific Work Permit. This costs $150CA. (approx. £85 as of April 2017)

Tourist Visa

If the above does not apply to you, then you can undertake an internship for up to 6 months on a tourist visa, called an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA). This costs $7 CA. 


As part of travelling with BUNAC, we require every traveller to have adequate travel insurance. Get a quote on our insurance page

Flights & Airport Transfer

BUNAC is part of the STA Travel Group so we recommend using STA Travel to book flights to and from Canada. Reach the dedicated BUNAC team at 0333 321 3102 or get in touch at

If you wish to book an airport transfer, please speak to us during your booking. 

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