Internship is the applied learning period in which students gain experience with regard to their department during their education life. Within the scope of this training, students work in one or more department(s) of an organization in order to improve their professional knowledge besides theoretical knowledge in internship period(s).
Students take their first step into their professions in internship period which is important in terms of observing the application of theoretical knowledge taken at university and improving their skills and knowledge by taking part in work-flow actively. Internship done while studying at university creates opportunity for students to make practice while their knowledge is still fresh and put their knowledge into action. Therefore, the Department of International Trade and Logistics added compulsory “LOJ 499 Internship” course in its curriculum.