Representing a tri-partnership between Rolls-Royce, the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech, the international internship offered by Rolls-Royce is a unique experience that will differentiate you from the crowd.

The Opportunity:

The Rolls-Royce international internship provides students with a unique entry into real-world engineering objectives and the chance to make an impact from the start. Engineering students will gain new and valuable skills, learning directly from some of the most respected and highly qualified engineers in the industry.

The Details:

  • A three month summer internship, May - August
  • Past internships have been in Derby, UK, and Singapore
  • University and Rolls-Royce support for your experience abroad
  • Internship covers overseas travel, relocation allowance, competitive intern salary, health insurance, and additional benefits
  • Develop your skills and get practical, hands on experience with a world-class organization

The Application Process:

  • Summer 2018 internships have already been filled. Please check back in for information regarding summer 2019 internships.

The Qualifications:


  • Attending either the University of Virginia or Virginia Tech
  • Pursuing an engineering degree and graduating between December 2018 and August 2019
  • Engineering majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must be U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident
  • Must be internationally mobile

Important Traits:

  • Well-rounded life experience – academically, socially, and in any previous work situations
  • Excellent communication skills, a flexible attitude, and strong initiative
  • Must be internationally mobile
  • Experience working as part of a team
  • Hands on Experience working on a project (in school or beyond)
  • Involvement in community service
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Excellent verbal skills and written skills
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results

For more information, please contact Nicole Sanderlin.