Our Internship Program

World Data Lab Internship Program

The Internship Program at World Data Lab aims to provide on-the-job training and an opportunity for young professionals to develop and broaden their professional skills and gain working experience in an international and fast-paced environment, all while making a significant impact on the world around them.

The Internship Program is designed for students enrolled in Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD (or equivalent) university programs, or recent graduates.​

Internships can be on a part-time or full-time basis and generally range between three (3) to six (6) months​

Join us in our offices in Vienna (Austria) or Nairobi (Kenya), or in a fully remote setting!

Side Note: Following the internship period, there is a possibility for extension/upgrade to junior status within the organizational structure based on operational requirements and successful completion of the internship.

Why Choose World Data Lab?

Be part of a team of highly motivated and like-minded individuals that work on meaningful, challenging projects that track SDG’s in real-time and help people and organizations make data-driven decisions on the world’s most challenging problems.​

Work alongside global experts and renowned figures in various areas of expertise.​

Eligibility for the Program

In order to apply for an internship, candidates must meet the following criteria:

Be proficient in the English language. Working knowledge of other languages is considered an added advantage

Be Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s, Master’s, PhD or equivalent university program​

Have knowledge of relevant areas of interest and/or tools and frameworks ​​

Internship talks

Internships are offered in the following departments of WDL

  • Data Science
  • Tech
  • Business Development (incl. Communications, Marketing, & Sales)
  • Operations (incl. Strategic Business Development & Project Management)
  • Executive, Finance, and Human Resource Management

Application Procedure

World Data Lab accepts a limited number of internships each year. Therefore, interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.