Bachelor of Science in
Computer Science


IT Professional Internship

Information for Employers


  1. Every year invitations to join the scheme are sent to companies around November.
  2. The internship period is 9 months and it starts in summer, earliest in July and latest in September.
  3. Students work in internship 4 days/week, with Fridays off to attend classes at CityU.
  4. Employers will interview students prior to confirmation of internship, and the company will assign a working supervisor for the students afterwards.
  5. The performance of the students will be jointly assessed by both academic and working supervisors.


For NEW Internship Company: 

Event Action By Date

Invitation Letter to Internship Companies

CityU CS Department November / December
Companies request internship students by:
Create job post; or
Contact Us directly
Internship Company December / January
Interview Arrangement CityU CS Department
Internship Company
March - May
Employment Confirmation Internship Company May - June

For EXISTING Internship Company:

Event Action By Date
Student Performance Review (Interim) Internship Company Start of December
Student Performance Review (Final) Internship Company April
Student Assessment CityU CS Department Academic Supervisor May

Roles of Internship Company

  • Assign work supervisor;
  • Initial meeting with academic supervisor;
  • Conduct regular student performance assessment (in December & April);
  • Market rate trainee/intern salary;
  • Welcome to keep close contact with the academic supervisor.

Roles of Our Department

  • Assign academic supervisor;
  • Initial meeting with work supervisor;
  • Conduct regular student performance assessment (in December & April);
  • Support internship company in student coaching & counseling.


Contact Internship Coordinator