Startup Experienceship in Barcelona | Launch your own business and work for local startup
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Startup Experienceship in Barcelona | Launch your own business and work for local startup

Our unique StartUp Experienceships in Barcelona (one of the most exciting startup cities in Europe) will introduce you to the world of entrepreneurship as we blend real time work experience with the chance to spark your own business idea and take you through the journey of startups.

The StartUp Experienceship is run from one of the most creative cowork spaces in Barcelona where you will work on a business project for one of the spaces residents. The project will require you to work as a team to analyse critical workings of a startup including customer profiling, competition and developing creative marketing campaigns. The projects allow you to gain first hand knowledge of what is needed to launch a successful startup and boosts your resume with a tangible business project.

As well as the business project you will also go through the unique Corkscrew Canvas to create and kickstart your own business idea and pitch your new startup to successful local entrepreneurs in Barcelona.

Europe » Spain » Barcelona
Europe » Spain
2-4 Weeks
1-3 Months
Online Application
Phone / Skype Interview
Weekly Hours
Starting Price
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What's Included
*Accommodation (stay in our local apartments in the city centre)
*Social Activities
*Pitch Night Celebration Event
*Membership to Corkscrew StartUp School (including future startup support and access to online material)

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Program Reviews (6)

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UNIQUE Experienceship


Corsckrew Experienceship program was the best month of first internship program I could have had. I highly recommended to everybody as it is a great opportunity to learn how to think out of the box, how to come up with a good business idea that actually you can launch and also have the opportunity to meet wonderful people. I am from Barcelona and I wanted to spend part of my summer doing an internship or a course where I could gain some experience but in a entertaining and different way that wasn't a class at a university...and after searching through many different possibilities I found Corskscrew and what caught my attention was the word "Experienceship", it perfectly describes it. I'm very glad I joined the Corskcrew family and I can gratefully say that me and my friend Alex from Serbia are continuing with our Startup project to make it come true!


Go for it!


My advice to people looking for something beside a classic internship - go for it!
The program has overcome my expectations. It is fun and a great experience (we got to learn how to make our own paella too) but, what was more important for me, it is highly educational. If you are interested in working in a startup, or want to create your own business, you will learn how to do that here. In fact, during program I worked on a development of a business idea with a friend that I met there, and now after the program we are actually going to start the business we were developing, all with the help of Andreu, Neil and Briony. All three of them are really amazing people. I worked mostly with Andreu since I did the program in Barcelona, and he led us through this amazing journey, but they all will inspire your ideas, motivate you and help you build the idea you want to develop. They will also provide you very valuable support after the program.
Finally, even if you are not thinking about startups as your future, you will learn a new creative way of thinking, get a unique experience and something that will enrich your CV.

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Lilian Alexis
24 years old
Tijuana, Mexico
University of the Ozarks

Challenge your life!


Startup Experienceship in Barcelona is an incredible program for people that want to go out of the traditional pattern of education. It is an incredible program that told me how to go out of the standard thinking at every day and every moment. The facilitators are super good at guiding you throughout the whole process of learning. What I like the most about this program is that it is the middle point between an internship and a study abroad. The cool part, it is that you can have both at the same time with the Corkscrew family. You get the learning part and the hands-on experience that most students are looking for. Startup Experienceship in Barcelona is one of the best experience I have. After the program, I was full of memories, friends, and experiences. Totally recommended!

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22 years old
New York
Hartwick College

Truly a one of a kind experience


Everything about this program is unique and enjoyable. After just graduating university, it was great to get out and actually learn by doing hands on projects instead of just sitting in a classroom . Each different step challenges you along the way and forces you to think outside the box and be outside of your comfort zone. Neil, Andreu and Briony are great teaches and this experience is one that will stick with me moving forward. I highly recommend to anyone considering this program.

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24 years old

Corkscrew in Barcelona


Corkscrew in Barcelona was an amazing program and probably the most productive and fun way to spend my summer abroad. Often out of my comfort zone, I was able to develop skills I didn't know I had before and was push to the fullest to be the better version of myself. I'm forever grateful for what I learned at Corkscrew and so happy with what came out of this. Entrepreneurship is now a passion for me and thanks to my incredible mentors Andreu and Neil for everything they thought me. I totally recommend this program to anyone who is looking for a creative and inspiring way to spend their summer. I will never forget my time there.

How can this program be improved?

Everything from the staff to the theory of this program was perfect! The only thing I can recommend to improve this program is maybe to be more involved in the social life of the students after office hours.

22 years old

Corkscrew Experienceship


I loved my time in Barcelona doing the Corkscrew program. I was looking to do some type of internship to add to my resume, but also wanted the experience of traveling abroad. This program ended up being the perfect combination. I got to travel around Spain and Europe, meet amazing people, and learn all about the local culture from locals themselves. But I also had the amazing opportunity to do a hand-on internship with a local start up in Barcelona while also learning personal development skills, project management, creativity, and entrepreneurship. I accomplished so much more than I thought I was capable of, came away with so much more than I would have from a traditional internship, and can't wait to go back to Barcelona and Europe to meet up with all of my Corkscrew connections. Absolutely recommend this program - it's amazing!!

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