The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience, Association sans but lucratif (non-profit association), commonly known as IAESTE A.s.b.l. is an association of national committees representing academic, industrial and student interests.
We serve 4000 students, 3000 employers and 1000 academic institutions through career-focused professional internships abroad, social and intercultural reception programmes, international networking and other career and employer branding activities in more than 80 countries worldwide.
To offer employers well-qualified and motivated trainees
To be a source of cultural enrichment for trainees and their host communities
To provide students with technical experiences relevant to their studies
To promote international understanding, cooperation and trust among students, academic institutions, employers and the wider community
To operate a high quality practical training exchange programme between members in order to enhance technical and professional development
To operate irrespective of race, colour, gender, culture, religious or political beliefs, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression