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EXPENSES / INCOME FOR INTERNSHIPS – YEAR I (AT LEAST 4 MONTHS)

Country Estimated expenses Estimated income
Romania accommodation and meals, other personal expenses min. 0 lei for some hotels >>  max. minimum wage in Romania for other hotels (1100 lei / month – 240 euro / month). Accommodation is usually not offered by the hotel and meals are provided while on duty.
Greece / Cyprus aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back 500 euro / month (accommodation and meals provided)
Spain aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back 300 euro / month (accommodation provided in some cases, in others not)
France aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back; in some cases accommodation / rent 300 – 500 euro / month (accommodation provided in some cases, in others not)
Belgium aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back; in some cases accommodation / rent 300 – 500 euro / month (accommodation and meals provided in some cases, in others not)
Italy aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back 400 euro / month (accommodation provided, meals on duty only)
Germany aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back 500 euro / month (accommodation and meals provided)
UK aprox. 500 euro – flight ticket to the hotel and back; accommodation / monthly rent (aprox. 500 ₤ / month, meals and metro tickets aprox. 200 ₤ / month) 16.000 ₤ / year (1300 ₤ / month)

EXPENSES / INCOME FOR INTERNSHIPS – YEAR II (12 MONTHS)

Country Estimated expenses Estimated income
USA – ITN 75 $ – registration fee, 3700 $ – placement fee, 180 $ – sevis visa fee, 160 $ – visa fee embassy, aprox. 1000 $ flight ticket to USA, aprox. 1000 $ – first month expenses (accommodation, meals, personal expenses). min. 1200 $ / month
USA – BSG 75 $ – registration fee, 3700 $ – placement fee, 180 $ – sevis visa fee, 160 $ – visa fee embassy, aprox. 1000 $ flight ticket to USA, aprox. 1000 $ – first month expenses (accommodation, meals, personal expenses). min. 1200 $ / month
USA – Frenchman’s Club 180 $ – sevis visa fee, 160 $ – visa fee embassy, aprox. 1000 $ flight ticket to USA, aprox. 500 $ – first month expenses (accommodation is provided by the country club but the student pays for it every two weeks, meals, personal expenses). min. 1200 $ / month
China Placement fee: 2460 RMB (375$), aprox. 700 $ – flight ticket to China; (accommodation offered by the hotels, meals while on duty) 150$ – 450$ / month
Thailand Program fees: *250$ program registration; 1150 $ placement fee for 1 year placement; aprox. 700 $ – flight ticket to Thailand; (accommodation offered by the hotels, meals while on duty)  10,000thb (300 $) / month
Austrakia 500 AUD $ (378$) – application fee, 3500 AUD $ (3650$)- placement fee, aprox. 1000 AUD $ (757$) flight ticket to Australia, aprox. 1000 AUD $ (757$)- first month expenses (accommodation, meals, personal expenses). AUD $ 2500 (1900$) / month
Dubai aprox. 700 $ – flight ticket to Dubai; (accommodation offered by the hotels, meals while on duty) AED 1,000 (around 280$) / month

 

Disclaimer!
The expenses and compensations with the internships above are informative, the numbers above are based on previous students’ experience.
The expenses can vary from one year to the next, depending on factors out of the academy control, such as: the rates of external partners, international transportation, the introduction or cancellation of various taxes/ fees by the host countries.
Also, compensations may most likely differ from one company to another.