Applied Ecology Internship


The trainer: RICARDO MEJÍA, Environmental and Biodiversity Engineer


Hello, my name is Ricardo Mejía. I am a biologist specialized in ecology with a master's degree in environmental management and auditing. In this opportunity I will be your mentor in the practical development of tools and criteria for monitoring the biotic component of projects.

The trainer

A European partner company is offering an internship in Applied Ecology.  

Activities during the program

  • To Identify the main biological components related to a project.
  • To Determine which would be the most adequate methodology for the evaluation of each biological component.
  • To design the appropriate evaluation strategy for a given project.
  • To calculate diversity indices with the PAST program.
  • To correctly interpret the diversity results corresponding to the monitoring stations.

You will gain the following skills:

  • Gain experience in applying principles of biology and ecology to real-world projects.
  • Develop skills in using software and statistical tools for data analysis.
  • Understand the importance of biodiversity and the role it plays in ecosystems.
  • Improve ability to interpret complex data and draw meaningful conclusions.
  • Enhance critical thinking and problem-solving skills in a biological context.
  • Acquire knowledge on the appropriate methodology for the evaluation of biological components.
  • Develop a strong understanding of diversity indices and their application in ecological research.
  • Gain proficiency in using the PAST program for data analysis and interpretation.
  • Enhance effective communication and collaboration skills in a scientific setting.


You will receive a new task and feedback everytime you finish them. 

Who can apply?

Anybody can apply

This programme also includes:

  • A fast admission process.
  • An acceptance letter.
  • A reserved vacancy for the internship. The host company won’t cancel your internship at last minute.
  • You can choose when to start and finish the period of your internship.
  • Flexibility during the internship.
  • The company will sign the documentation related to the Erasmus+ programme.
  • The company will sign any other educational agreement and documents required by your university.
  • A certificate of completion of internship.
  • One recommendation letter for your job / further studies application.
  • You can include the host company, as a reference for your job application in other company.

Importrant information:

You can also do this program with the Erasmus+ programme or another educational programme (e.g., curricular programmes to get ECTS, final projects in university, practical and academic projects, etc). It is also possible to do the internship without any programme.

About the price

This programme has a reasonable price that varies depending on the duration of the programme and its location. The price is paid at the beginning of the internship and never in advance.

To know more about this internship you have to apply.

Send us an email with your application and attach your CV to:

Data sheet

Erasmus Plus Program Possibility
Available. For students of universities, vocational studies, short-cycle studies and UK universities that still participate in the program. Is also available for job seekers that can participate in the Erasmus program.
Turing Scheme Possibility
Curricular Program Possibility
Available. You can get ECTS (it depends on your university program)
Hibrid Erasmus / Curricular - Turing / Curricular possibility
Voluntary / Extracurricular Program Possibility
You can do this internship without any program too. It is also possible to receive recognition for this internship from your university, provided that they allow it.
Online modality
Onsite modality
Hibrid modality (online/onsite)
University Final Project Possibility
Language of the training
English (In some internships it is also possible to choose Spanish if the student request it. You can ask us about it)
You can choose the duration
Start date
You can choose the start date
End date
You can choose the end date
Cities available for onsite modality
Madrid (Spain), Berlin (Germany), Lisbon (Portugal), Rome (Italy)
Students with Disability
Feel free to contact us
You can always apply. We have open calls throughout the year
Other Programs
Available. You can also participate with other programs different than the Erasmus program. For example exchange programs supported by Chambers of Commerce or by other entities.