Internship and training program at the Balkan Studies Center (BSC) offers practical experience and skills that will benefit you throughout your life. BSC offers you the chance to learn by doing in a setting where you are supervised by a work-place professionals. BSC helps interns to learn how their classroom knowledge applies to real situations.

Our programs are designed for foreign and domestic university students or recent graduates. The programs are intended for students with at least 180 credits. Students joining us as interns will spend 4-8 weeks working as integral members of BSC. After the completion of an internship every intern is entitled to a internship certificate which bears the supervisor’s and director’s signatures. Students may be eligible to earn credit for internships in case if students are enrolled in a major that requires an internship-type experience as part of their core requirements or as a elective academic internship course.

Internship Information

  • Location: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Duration: 4-8 weeks
  • Number of Internship Opportunities: Two positions available to be selected per semester (Fall & Spring) and Summer recess*
  • Requirements: Bachelor, Master, or PhD level students

Terms & Conditions:

The internship will be unpaid, and interns would be responsible for covering their living costs including insurance during their internship. It is recommended to apply for funding opportunities.

How to apply?

If you wish to join our expanding team and work, please send us your resume and a cover letter.

Deadline to apply (Fall semester): Tuesday, 5 November 2021, 23:59 CET

Deadline to apply (Spring semester): Tuesday, 2 March 2022, 23:59 CET

Deadline to apply (Summer Recess):  Tuesday, 18 May, 2022, 23:59 CET


*Only for international applicants.