Internship Details: Every year we host hundreds of interns from the world’s leading universities. Our chosen interns have demonstrated academic excellence, strong leadership, communication skills and technical excellence in their respective fields. Interns have the opportunity to work in functions that include engineering, science, finance, information technology and marketing. Our internships offer flexible 10-12 week assignments during the summer, adjusted to your academic calendar and the needs of individual businesses.

Requirements: Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship, be enrolled in a major in a related discipline, and possess a willingness to travel and be placed anywhere throughout the United States.



Internship Details: Amgen’s 10 – 12 week internship program offers meaningful project experiences that impact patient’s lives. This internship provides the opportunity for executive and social networking events and to participate in community volunteer projects while providing a competitive compensation.

Requirements: Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • Graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent
  • Completion as a first year graduate student before internship starts and currently enrolled in a Master’s program for a Masters internship OR a PharmD program for a PharmD internship OR PhD for a PhD internship from an accredited college or university
  • Enrolled in an accredited college or university following the potential internship or co-op assignment
  • Must not be employed at the time the internship starts



Internship Details: An internship at Bayer can mean so much more than a simple introduction to the working world. Real job responsibility means a true learning experience that you’ll carry with you as you begin your career.  And a class of interns selected from various universities worldwide means your peers will challenge, engage, and inspire you.  In 2013, more than 2,900 students around the world were offered internships at Bayer.

Requirements: Apply via Job Search Portal


Bristol Myers Squibb

Internship Details: 10- to 12-week assignment within a business team; typically May/June to August includes: an orientation, including an overview of company structure, products and brands; exposure to senior management and business leaders; an opportunity to work on “live” projects, with a formal presentation at the conclusion of your internship; a mentor program; mid- and end-of-summer performance review sessions

Requirements: Apply via the website


Eli Lilly

Internship Details: The pharmaceutical industry is a complex, rapidly changing environment, and we are always looking for highly capable leaders to help us continue making life better for people around the world. We provide opportunities for people seeking internships, as well as full-time positions. You will discover opportunities and programs to not only match your skills and talents, but also to challenge them in ways that will raise your career to a whole new level. We have opportunities for all levels of advanced education – BS, MS, MBA, PhD, etc.

Requirements: Apply via the website



Internship Details: Genentech provides 10-12 week paid internship opportunities coupled with a flexible and diverse work environment in four locations:

  • South San Francisco, California (Headquarters)
  • Vacaville, California
  • Oceanside, California
  • Hillsboro, Oregon
  • Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.
  • Interns can work at Genentech up to one year
  • Eligible Interns will have opportunities to be considered for future full-time positions, rotation programs, or contract roles at Genentech.

Requirements: Apply via the website. Undergraduate or graduate level students are welcome to apply.  Genentech recruits Interns for many functions across the company. Each internship posting will list the preferred degree, major, and skills for the internship.



Internship Details: Discover your future at Sanofi Genzyme. Our University Recruitment program offers exposure to a fast-paced and collaborative environment. Sanofi Genzyme’s Interns, Co-Ops, PharmD Fellows and full-time university hires work side-by-side with biopharmaceutical professionals, providing an opportunity to learn, and even make an impact in the lives of patients around the globe.


  • Must be enrolled in college or university and have completed at least one year of study, with plans to return to college or university at the end of the assignment
  • International students must be eligible to work legally in the US; we do not sponsor working visas for Internships or Co-Ops
  • Students must be at least 18 years of age to work in a laboratory or manufacturing site
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0


GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)

Internship Details: GSK internships run 10-12 weeks, generally from May through August.  All internships are paid assignments.  GSK does not provide housing or transportation subsidies for the intern and co-op program; all housing and transportation costs must be absorbed by the student.

Requirements: Apply via the website.



Internship Details: This program provides exemplary students with the opportunity to work on meaningful assignments and gain real word experiences.  Internships: 9 to 11 week assignments between June and August.

Requirements: Apply via the website.



Internship Details: Novartis also seeks to build our talent pipeline with the best and brightest graduate and undergraduate students. A positive internship program experience can pave the way to a successful tomorrow, as you enjoy valuable networking opportunities and hands-on exposure to real time projects in key functional areas.

Requirements: Apply via the website.



Internship Details: The Summer @ Roche Intern Program has been developed to provide students with a fun yet rewarding summer through hands-on experience and numerous opportunities to network with other interns as well as employees in the organization. Additionally, we help our students meet their career development and educational goals while potentially building a future with the Roche organization. Leveraging the education you received already, we hope to give you an opportunity


  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college/university during program calendar year 2017.
  • Completed at least 2 years of college/university to be eligible for the program.
  • Must have a ≥3.0 GPA
  • Minimum availability of 12 weeks (Required start on or before program Welcome Reception and end date on or after Summer End Poser Symposium).
  • Previous experience in the job duties listed, either through course work or industry/academia
  • Participation in student organizations and/or other leadership experience



Internship Details: Takeda’s summer internship program blends real world experience with an extensive overview of the pharmaceutical industry. Knowledgeable mentors will provide guidance as students gain professional hands-on experience. The summer internship program is 12 weeks in length and offers a unique perspective into a world-class pharmaceutical company. Compensation is competitive, and financed temporary housing is available to those who qualify. Our internship program also provides you the opportunity to network with people at Takeda through various planned events and activities. The Corporate Communication Intern will assist the communication team members with internal and external communication activities


  • Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited university for the semester before and immediately following the internship.
  • Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree and have completed at least their sophomore year or be a graduate-level student pursuing either a PharmD or Master’s degree; for Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students, a major in a healthcare, pharmacy or life science field is preferred.
  • Experience in each of the following MS Office applications:
    • MS Outlook – Proficient
    • MS Word – Proficient
    • MS Excel – Proficient
    • MS PowerPoint – Proficient
    • Must be deadline driven and have a high level of organizational and planning skills
  • The ideal candidate exhibits strong analytical, problem-solving, and oral and written communication skills; he or she also possesses the ability to work well in teams, effectively manage multiple projects, and present ideas clearly and concisely.