Internships & Trainee Positions

Published 17.03.2017
Are you interested in trainee/internships in the Media Cluster? Check out the different opportunities here.

For students 

Summer Job at NRK Nyheter

Do you want to work on exciting assignments in one of Norway's busiest newsrooms this summer? NRK Nyheter needs you in one of our many newsrooms. We are looking for you who have some experience from journalistic work before. In most newsrooms, we need temporary staff who have experience from the internet, radio or TV.

Read more and apply here


Summer Job at TV 2 Sporten

TV 2 is facing a very hectic summer with the upcoming European Championships in football, the Tour de France, and the Tokyo Olympics. TV 2 Sporten in Oslo and Bergen is looking for summer substitutes / on-call substitutes online and on TV. 

Application deadline is January 24.

Read more and apply here:

Summer Job at Dagens Næringsliv

Are you interested in a summer job in Norway's leading business newspaper? Dagens Næringsliv are looking for people for the following positions this summer:

  • Journalists
  • Front managers and side manufactures
  • Photojournalists and video reporters
  • AD to D2 and DN Lørdag

Application deadline is January 24. 

Read more and apply here

Trainee Vest

Bergens Næringsråd has an annual trainee program, Trainee Vest, in collaboration with a wide range of companies, including several member companies from the Media Cluster. The Trainee Vest program includes a wide range of positions within several fields of study. A trainee position through the program offers new skills, new challenges, networks in the business world, and great experiences throughout the year for their trainees. The program is targeted towards bachelor's and master's graduates with less than three years of experience after completing their studies. More information about the trainee program can be found here and here.

Application deadline is January 24.

 Read more and apply here:


Telenor Summer Internship Program 2021

Telenor is now looking for students for our Summer internship program 2021. This is a unique opportunity for you to try out what it is like to work in Norway's largest technology company. In cross-functional teams, you will have the opportunity to work on real projects that contribute to solving tomorrow's issues and that will help shape Telenor as a company in the future. The program lasts for 8 weeks and towards the end of the period you will be able to present the project and your findings to the top management of Telenor Norway.

Application deadline is January 31st.

Read more and apply to the different positions here:


Graduate Positions for Software Engineers at Capgemini

IgnITe is a tailor-made development course for recent graduates. Here you will get a kick-start to your career with excellent follow-up, and the opportunity to participate in a number of relevant courses and take certifications. The graduate program gives the participants a broad understanding of culture, work methods, the role as a consultant, and career paths in Capgemini.

Capgemini is one of the largest consulting companies in Norway and Europe. In Norway, they have offices in Oslo, Stavanger, Bergen, Trondheim, and Fredrikstad.

Application deadline is February 1st.


Summer Job at Altibox

Altibox has provided internet, TV and telephony over fiber since 2002, and today they deliver digital services to over 650,000 households and companies. The summer substitutes at Altibox usually work together in a team so that they can interact with each other throughout the summer. By working at Altibox you'll get the opportunity to both learn and deliver in a way that both benefit the employee and the company.

Application deadline is February 18.

Read more and apply here:


Summer Job at Sparebanken Vest

Sparebanken Vest is currently looking for students to work for them as a Systems Developer for summer 2021. If you're passionate about coding, and it's the developer you want to be, this could be the job for you. If you have already completed at least 3 years of the master's degree by the summer - or have significant experience with programming from hobby projects or other - it is a clear advantage. Should you get this summer job at Sparebanken Vest, you will have the opportunity to learn more about current technology and frameworks.

Application deadline is March 31st.  

Read more and apply here.


Internships through Academic Institutions 


University of Bergen (UIB)

The University of Bergen is a founding partner of Media City Bergen and the Department of Information Science and Media Studies (InfoMedia) represents the University in the Media Cluster. The Department offers three bachelor's programs and three master's programs within journalism, TV production, and media and interaction design, as well as PhD's. Through several of these studies, students have the opportunity to have internships at Media Cluster member companies. InfoMedia collaborates with several of the leading technology companies in the cluster within education, research, and innovation, which gives students a unique experience and closeness to the industry.


Western Norway University College of Applied Sciences (HVL)

The master's program in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and the master's program in Innovation and Management at HVL offers internships through their courses. The companies available for internships differ from year to year, and some member companies in the Media Cluster usually offer internships for these students. Since 2018 the Media Cluster itself has had two interns each year through this internship program.


BI Norwegian Business School

With a BI internship, you will work at a company with tasks relevant to your program during your studies. Internships are available for most students at BI who are taking a bachelor's or master's full-time. For bachelor students, this means going to work a few days a week, while master students work full-time in a given period. For your internship, you contact a company of your own choosing and apply by sending a cover letter and a resume directly to the company. This opens the opportunity to have your internship at the Media Cluster itself or its member companies. The Media Cluster had their most recent intern from BI in the fall 2020, from the master's program in Leadership and Change.


Internships at NRK

NRK offers several different internships at their different departments.

  • NRK Nynorsk Media center, located in Førde, accepts five students each quarter for a sixth-month internship. During this internship, the journalist trainees get training in web, radio, television, and social media.
  • NRK offers approximately 50 internships each year spread across its many district offices. Students can get in touch with the relevant district offices if they want to apply for one of these internships, one of which is located in Media City Bergen. 
  • NRK Marienlyst offers approximately 110 internships for students from various media educations.

More information about the internship opportunities at NRK can be found here.


Internship at NCE Media

Each year NCE Media accepts students from different academic institutions for an internship in the Media Cluster organization. NCE Media is a small organization where everyone does everything. In order to get a good overview of the clusters work, and get to know the arenas for knowledge sharing and innovation, the students must be willing to step in where it is needed. This can include: practical work related to events, web development/content development/newsletter/calendar/year cycle, contact with members for many different purposes, contribute to gaining insight for different areas, concept development for activities in the media lab.

Read about our previous interns and their experiences here:

Contact NCE Media at if you have any questions about internship opportunities in the Media Cluster organization.