Internship at the Representative Office of Switzerland

The Representative Office of Switzerland opens up an academic internship position starting on February 1st, 2023 for 6 months. This is an opportunity to complete an internship within a small team based in Al-Bireh/Ramallah.


  • Studies (minimum bachelor degree) finished less than 12 months at the beginning of the internship (long stays abroad, military or civilian service, in addition to maternity leave are not included in this period)
  • No professional experience in the domain other than internships. The total duration of previously performed internships within the Federal Administration and the expected internship at the Representative Office should not exceed 12 months
  • Swiss nationality or residence in Switzerland
  • Good knowledge of English and at least two national languages
  • Knowledge and interest in Middle East politics


  • Internship duration: six months
  • Period of internship: February to August 2023
  • Compensation: an allowance to cover partially the incurred costs will be granted


Candidate files (motivation letter, CV with photo, copies of diplomas, internship and work certificates) are to be submitted until November 25th, 2022 by email at the following address:

Each candidate will be informed of the selection results. For further information, please call:

00972 2 240 83 60