How far have you planned for your future career? Or perhaps you are still figuring out if you are good for the engineering field? Here’s the opportunity. The IC Post-Secondary Student Internship Programme* is an unpaid internship# with the opportunity to work in our Centre with our different ranks and disciplines of staff on different tasks or projects. You may find it interesting, exciting, challenging, inspiring, or, not so enjoyable, but this is just the reality of work. You will gain valuable work experience that you can apply to similar institutions or engineering companies. Most importantly you can take the Programme as test-driving a career and that will certainly give you a clearer thought or picture on the planning of your future career.
Our Post-Secondary Student Internship Programme is open for enrollment all-year round. The Programme provides internship opportunities for students who are:
Duration of internship is subject to the category of student employee (Student Intern / Work Experience Student) the candidate falls in. For more information on the Statutory Minimum Wage related to Student Employees, please visit the website of the Labour Department. Students who are interested in the Programme may download the application form and submit their applications to the General Office of IC. We will consider the offering of internship according to your academic background and experience as well as our availability or needs. To safeguard personal data privacy, students are reminded not to submit their personal data other than through the above channels.
*Our Post-Secondary Student Internship Programme takes reference to the terms and details of exemption for specified student interns and work experience students during a period of exempt student employment under the Minimum Wage Ordinance (Cap. 608). The full text of the Ordinance can be downloaded under the Bilingual Laws Information System of the Department of Justice website.
#A small amount of subsistence allowance may be offered to the Student Intern.
IC is an approved training centre of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) Graduate Scheme A Training and therefore its hands-on learning activities are recognized as part of the HKIE Graduate Scheme A Training. In other words, Graduate Scheme A Trainees can apply for training exemption if they have undertaken hands-on learning at IC.
We also offer training to those Graduate Scheme A trainees who have not met the minimum training requirement as requested by the HKIE. Individual HKIE Scheme A trainee may consider attaching to our hands-on learning activities offered to day-time students.
Of course from time to time, there are also working personnel or students who want to attach to our training activities purely for the sake of interest or other purposes.
If you are working personnel and would like to attach to our hands-on learning activities, please download Form IC-T28 Training Attachment Application (Working Personnel) for application.
If you are students and would like to attach to our hands-on learning activities, please download Form IC-T27 Training Attachment Application (Student Applicant) for application.