iXperience Cape Town is an intense six-week career-acceleration program for ambitious students who wish to learn industry-relevant skills and boost their CVs with an impactful internship. This, all while earning college credits*, and exploring the beauty of Cape Town.
You'll begin with a week of Global Studies to immerse you in the city's history, culture, and current events. Then you'll take two weeks of classes that will push you to learn in a boot-camp style environment. After two weeks of training, you'll be matched with a local company and tasked to work on one of their projects for three weeks. This gives you a taste of professional life—as well as concrete deliverables you can add to your resume.
More than that, you’ll meet a group of diverse students from around the world – many of whom will become the friends and network you'll keep for life.
*Academically sponsored by the University of Virginia. Credit transfer depends on your university policy.
- An immersive, for credit hands-on course, academically sponsored by the University of Virginia.
- 6 credits of coursework.
- A guaranteed internship placement where you'll get the chance to use your newly acquired skills, add real value and boost your resume.
- Access to a powerful network of alumni – many of whom work at big companies like Google, Apple, Uber, Bain and more.
- Incredible iX-designed excursions, designed to help you explore and soak up Cape Town's top attractions.