Internships are offered during the
whole year. Internship projects are based on MOCA Shanghai
needs and requirements and assigned to interns with
the appropriate interests, skills and experience.
To provide an opportunity for university students to
gain practical experience of museology and familiarity
with the development of contemporary art. Interns learn
together in a creative atmosphere and acquaint themselves
with the life and culture of Shanghai. Interns will
involve in the daily operation of the museum, assisting
in administrative matters as well as exhibition installation,
marketing and communication and educational programs.
Interns have the opportunity to carry out independent
research or study programs.
The following are brief descriptions of the departments
that offer internships at MOCA Shanghai. Please list
your three departmental choices on the space provided
in the application form. We look closely at this information
to best match an intern's skills and experience with
departmental needs. If you are accepted, we cannot guarantee
that you will be placed in the department of your first
- Exhibition and Curatorial Support (exhibition-related
administration, presentation and publication);
- External Affairs (sponsorship, membership, corporate
- Education and Research Support (programs for school,
family, adult and the community);
- Museum Archive & Library (collects, preserves
and makes available for research the records of MOCA
- Marketing and Communications (communications, graphic
design, marketing, visitor services and retail).
Minimum two months, maximum six months. Internships
begin on the first of the month and end on the last
day of each month.
30 hours per week minimum.
University students (third and fourth year), graduate
students, international students, and beginning professionals
The completed application form, a curriculum vitae,
two letters of reference and university transcripts
(if applicable) should be mailed together to the MOCA
Shanghai Internship Officer at the address listed below.
Please note that you have to specify
the time of the year you are applying for, and that
your application will be considered for that period
of time only.
*Note：All application materials delivered are not refundable.
Download Internship Application Form
Enquiries regarding Internship
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