SERU is part of the Student Affairs & Alumni Division (Hal Ehwal Pelajar & Alumni) that is responsible for the design and implementation of soft skills programme to empower students to be in control of their own future. It is envisaged that the programmes organised by SERU will result in students to self-learn and share knowledge and skills to empower fellow peers and friends. SERU is confident that the development of soft skills in students will result in well-rounded graduates and eventually enhance employability rates of University Malaya's graduates.

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Opportunity for Internship Training!

The overseas internship opportunity in Thailand to both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Internship Position: Marketing and Communication Intern ( in Thailand )

Placement Period: 28 December 2015 to 29 July 2016 ( 7 months )

Application Deadline: 27 November 2015

Number of Vacancy: 1

How To Apply?

Send in your resume and a recent photograph of yourself to secretariat@


Humanitarian Affairs Global Internship Programme offers a unique learning opportunity to students who are currently pursuing degrees at graduate or undergraduate levels to build up their portfolio while working for a cause. Students from diverse disciplines can become a part of this International Internship Programme as our Marketing and Communication Intern.

Job Description

The organisation is on the lookout for individuals who have the right learning attitude, strong communication skills, the ability to work well under pressure, and those who are open to experiencing diverse work cultures.

This internship program will focus on transferable skills relevant to the global market, equipping you for success as a Global Citizen. The internship will provide you with an opportunity to overcome your fears by arming you with the necessary skills and tools to succeed in the competitive global market.

With an emphasis on event planning, delegate recruitment, project management and service learning, you will assist in organizing and running a world class international event. Outstanding interns will be awarded with the Global Youth Award.

Learning Objectives

- Teamwork

- Leadership Skills

- Communication Skills

- Persuasion and Influencing Skills

- Marketing Skills

- Research Skills

- Problem-Solving Skills

- Professional Writing Skills

- Public Speaking Skills

- Event Management Skills

This is more than an internship – it’s a unique opportunity of a life-time to be part of something bigger. Stand out from your peers - join us in Thailand !

Please follow the link for better idea on the type of events that the interns will be involved: v=IlQ087PlQ4s

For more information about this global opportunity, please visit our website at content/internship/

Or visit the Relief Web of the United Nations 1223261/marketing-and- communication-intern


1. Researching markets and recruiting delegates for events

2. Liaising with marketing and PR partners to promote events

3. Collating and maintaining databases of stakeholders

4. Developing marketing plans and strategies

5. Communicating with various stakeholders

6. Preparing conference materials


1. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

2. Good in interpersonal skills, organizational ability and concern about time management.

3. Should have a multi-tasking ability.

4. Should have sound negotiation skills.

5. Willing to work beyond the call of duty.

6. Creativity and an out of the box thinking leading with imagination.

7. Ability to work under tremendous pressure and cope up with tight deadlines and outdo from others.

8. Ability to speak other languages beside English is an advantage.

9. Ability to work in a diverse work environment.


  1. To work and live in one of the top 20 most popular tourist destination in the world. Basic accommodation ( for female interns only ) and monthly meal allowance are provided.
  2. To have the opportunity to be considered for the Global Youth Award 2016 for high achievers.
  3. To have the privilege to attend highly acclaimed international leadership conference; 7th USLS in Hanoi, Vietnam 2016 for free. Excellent Networking Opportunity as we are expecting 1,000 delegates from around the world!!!



Certificates ready to be collected :

1. Title : Discover Your Softskills @ University Malaya Programme (iCONS)
Duration : Semester 2, 2014/2015

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Posted on | 23 June 2015