Internships in Madrid, Spain – The capital of Spain


Madrid, the capital and the largest city in Spain, has a population of around 3.3 million people which makes Madrid the third-largest city in the European Union. Madrid also has the third-largest metropolitan area in the EU with approximately 6.2 million people living in the area.


Internship in the Capital City of Spain

Madrid is located in the centre of Spain, on the Manzanares river. Madrid, as it is the capital of Spain it is the centre of politics with the Seat of Government and the Spanish Monarchy located in the city. It is a perfect place to have a student placement from the very heart of Spain.

Madrid is the home city of most Spanish companies and because of the standard of living, economic output and market size it is considered to be a major financial centre in Southern Europe. The Madrid metropolitan area has the third-highest gross domestic product in the European Union. That’s why it is a wonderful opportunity to do an internship in Madrid.

If you wish to view all of our available internships please click here: Internships in Madrid

Below you will find further information relating to internships in Madrid.


Internship Fields Available in Madrid

Spain Internship offers a wide variety of placements in a lot of different fields in Madrid. Our positions are most frequently in the areas of:


Internships in Madrid, Spain


Benefits of the Placements

Most of the internships that we offer in Madrid are paid positions. Only a small amount of them are unpaid. However, all of our positions provide a great opportunity to improve your CV with the increase in knowledge and experience that these positions can provide. It also gives you a great opportunity to immerse yourself in a new language and culture.


Duration of the Internships

The length of the placements that we offer in Madrid vary largely on what sector the position is in and what type of service you use. Positions in the Hospitality & Tourism field can last from 8 weeks to 6 months. Positions in the Business sector will typically last for 3 to 12 months. However, those who avail of our premium service may be able to get shorter placements in the Business sector.

You will find more information on the services that we offer below.


What is the Cost of Living in Madrid?

A room in a shared apartment in Madrid will usually cost around 350-600€ per month depending on its location. An apartment in Madrid will cost around 800€-1800€ depending on the area.


Documentation: What you need to know to prepare for your internship in Madrid!

EU citizens:

If you are an EU citizen you will not need a Visa to come to Madrid. All you will need to get is an NIE number (número de identificación de extranjeros) and a social security number. Follow the link for more detailed information here.

Non-EU citizens:

If you are not an EU citizen you may need to obtain a Visa before coming to Madrid. Follow the link for more information here. You will also need to get an NIE and social security number.


How do we work?

Spain Internship has two kinds of services:

Open vacancies

Spain Internship recruits and selects international candidates for many companies in Spain and in other European countries. Applying for these vacancies is completely free of charge and we will assist you during the whole process, trying to help you to get a placement with the required conditions. Though we have a very high success rate, within this service we cannot guarantee you a placement, as companies will make the final decision about your application.

In order to apply for all of our open vacancies, you can use our application form at http://apply.spain-internship.com or press the Apply button in the Top menu. Just follow the application process and we will contact you for a Skype interview.

You can find all of our open programs listed for Madrid in Internships in Madrid. To make them easily recognizable, all the vacancies which are indicated by a "No fees"! the title is handled through our recruiting process. Click here to find all of our open programs.

Premium Service

As our aim is to guarantee you a perfect placement, we have a second option for those who were not selected in our open vacancies or have really specific requirements. The mediation service is a customised, adaptable service where we guarantee to find you the perfect internship based on your requirements. One of our agents will work on your application and provide you with personal assistance during the process. Note that this service has direct costs related.


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Internships in Madrid