The Internship Program at FES Kazakhstan

The Almaty office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Kazakhstan offers internships (2 or 3 months) to students (domestic or with a residence permit in Kazakhstan) who are interested in gaining work experience in a social democratic political foundation.

Responsibilities include:

Assistance in daily office work, independent preparation, and organization of conferences or visitor programs, participation at seminars and workshops, writing of texts and papers as well as translations.


  • A bachelor’s degree in social science or related field (Political Science, International Relations, Economics, etc.) or currently enrolled in a program (having completed a minimum of two semesters)
  • Knowledge of languages: Fluency in Kazakh or Russian, English and/or German – C1
  • Interest and knowledge in socio-political issues and current global affairs
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills and team-oriented approach

To apply, send an email to info(at) attaching:

  • Letter of Application (not exceeding one page; why are you interesting in interning with FES Kazakhstan?)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • University certificates and certificates of internships or other kind of work experience
  • Fill out the Form

Please indicate the potential length as well as preferred period of your internship.

Note: Only Kazakh citizens and those who have residence permit in Kazakhstan can apply for an internship. 

Internship Feedback

Nurzhan Tustikbay

Danel Kabysheva

Yerdaulet Rakhmatulla

Kazakhstan Office

Almaty office:

A05E2Y2, 134/62 Zheltoksan St.,
3rd floor, office 1, door phone 1
+7 (727) 291 41 08

Astana office:
Z05H9H0, 1 Dostyk St.,
office 63
+7 (7172) 26 64 40