The project “Learn Russian in the EU” offers internship opportunities and helps foreign students in obtaining international professional experience and intercultural skills, exploring cultural and historical features of our region with internships in Daugavpils, Latvia. The internship in Daugavpils might be very helpful for students studying the Russian language, literature, culture, East European and post-Soviet issues.
We offer different tailored internship programs with work placement in academic, research, culture, municipal government, sports, law enforcement institutions. Our internships run all the year round and in different proportions supplement the work practice with Russian language lessons, academic consultations in the Russian literature, Baltic studies, history, etc. These programs provide credit transfer from Daugavpils University.
Please get in touch with us to learn full details about our internship opportunities.
The “Overseas Professional & Intercultural Training (OPIT)” internship by American Councils.
This type of internship is arranged within the “Overseas Professional & Intercultural Training (OPIT)” program provided by the American Councils for International Education:
- English is the working language.
- Participants can also elect to supplement their professional experience with Russian or Latvian language training by adding up to 10 language classes per week.
Internships are available in the following professional fields and organizations in Daugavpils:
- Institute of Comparative Studies, Daugavpils University – Educational Programming, Journalism and Mass Media;
- Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Center – Educational Programming.
For complete details on the OPIT program and enrollment please visit http://acstudyabroad.org/opit/.