Record number internships positions exchanged by UGent at the Annual Conference of IAESTE


145 internship positions

At the Annual Conference of IAESTE, Ghent University’s delegation exchanged a record number of 145 internship positions in Belgium for an equal amount of international internships for Belgian students. The internships have now been published, where interested students can apply until 16 February.


Moreover, some members received a special award: Chaïm De Mulder (PhD student FBW) received the James Newby Medal for representing IAESTE’s values in his international activities, IAESTE LC Gent won the IAESTE Day Photo Contest, OCAS received an Employer Award for more than 15 years of collaboration with IAESTE Belgium, and Annelies Vermeir (Dean’s Office FEA) received the National Secretary Service Award for 10+ years of service. Moreover, Nicolas Willekens (master student EMCHEM) was elected as Strategic IAESTE Development Coordinator for a 1-year term.

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