Queen's Undergraduate Internship Program (QUIP)

The Queen’s Undergraduate Internship Program (QUIP) provides students with a 12-16 month accredited work experience. QUIP internships are paid, professionally supervised, career-related positions designed to offer second or third year students the opportunity to learn about current advances, practices and technologies in business and industry.

Why choose to register in QUIP?

  • It's flexible - register anytime in your second or third year; you only need to register once
  • It's optional - you decide when to register, what opportunities to apply to, and which offers to accept
  • It's supported - gain access to internship job search skill development, one-on-one advising, and more with a dedicated team of QUIP coordinators
  • It's diverse - over 150 cross-industry employers post with QUIP for January, May, and September start dates, eager to connect with Queen's engineering students
  • And registering in QUIP is easy - just follow the steps below!

flowchart of QUIP registration process

Download the FEAS Registration Form (PDF, 947 KB)

Why choose to do a QUIP internship?

  • Take a break from academics and test drive your career choice
  • Learn what employers really want from new grads
  • Make valuable business/industry contacts to build your professional network
  • Earn and learn to reduce your debt; most scholarships can be deferred (check with Student Awards) and students may be able to defer interest payments on government assistance loans
  • Return to Queen's with an impressive resume and have more experience to start your post-graduation job search

Contact Information:
QUIP Coordinator Team: quip@queensu.ca
For more information about QUIP, please visit the Career Services QUIP page.

For FEAS-specific advising and support, contact Student Services - 3rd Floor Beamish-Munro Hall, Rm 300
George Sweetman, FEAS QUIP Academic Coordinator: sweetmng@queensu.ca
Micheline Johnston, FEAS QUIP Academic Advisor: micheline.johnston@queensu.ca