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Summer internship enriches students’ learning experience through local or overseas practical training, which lay the ground for applying their practical experience to their final year projects or preparing for their future practice in the industry. Students will have more opportunities to pursue academic excellence and receive international exposure.

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TAL Apparel

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Programme Features

  • Duration: minimum 7 weeks on a full-time basis during the summer period
  • Location: Hong Kong, China, Asia, Europe or America
  • Students can apply for a maximum of 3 positions
  • Double fulfillment - The summer internship experience can be counted towards WIE and also one of the following credit-bearing subjects in the BA programme: Professional Attachment (ITC3221G) OR Industrial Practice (ITC3023I)
  • Companies are expected to provide a mini-project, which enables the student intern to connect classroom theory with workplace applications during the programme
  • Student interns are closely monitored by subject lecturers through email, tele-conversation, personal consultation, progress report and final report



PolyU offers pre-internship and pre-departure workshop/briefing to assist students in preparing for successful completion of the programme.



PolyU offers two types of sponsorships to student interns:
  1. Overseas work-integrated education sponsorship, covering both passage and subsistence allowance, for non-local student interns
  2. Sponsorship for all student interns to support their daily expenses such as passage, accommodations, meal, etc during the programme. A maximum of HK$5K and HK$10K is granted to local placement and overseas placement respectively



Announcement of internship opportunities to students 13 Dec 2019
Application deadline 3 Feb 2020
Interviews Feb - Mar 2020
Confirmation of offer By 31 Mar 2020
Subject registration 9 Apr 2020
Briefing (compulsory) and workshops After examination of 2nd semester
Report duty Jun 2020 (subject to employer's decision)

 Updated on 10 Dec 2019


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