• Open applications
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands


Job description

MVRDV invites qualified candidates currently studying architecture or urbanism to apply for the position of Architecture or Urbanism Intern. We are looking for creative and innovative candidates with a vision reflecting our work. 

This is us

MVRDV is a global operating firm with a team of more than 300 employees, dedicated to innovative architecture and urban design. Founded in 1993, the MVRDV headquarters are based in Rotterdam with subsidiaries in Shanghai, Berlin, Paris, and New York.


  • Available for the duration of six months.
  • Available for 40 hours/week and can start in March.
  • Authorized to work in the Netherlands and enrolled as a student for the internship duration. 
  • Excellent design and CAD skills.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Suite and 2D and 3D rendering skills. (please state your level of skill with each software package in your application).
  • Able to work in international teams.
  • Written evidence of enrollment in a university or academy.
  • Excellent verbal and written English. Other languages are a plus.

What we offer

Beyond the opportunity to work within a global and ambitious company, here are a few benefits that we offer:

  • An exciting, inspiring and international working environment.

  • An appropriate internship allowance of € 700,- per month.

  • Travel allowance for your home-office commutes.

  • Regular excursions, parties and corporate activities such as sports.

  • A healthy lunch in our office.

  • A great office location in the center of Rotterdam near the train station.

We’d love for you to join us!

MVRDV is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to treat all employees and applicants equally, regardless of gender or marital status, color, nationality or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, sexual orientation, disability or age.


Please reach out to us if you are interested after reading this internship description and you want to learn more about it, the team or our organization. Apply and/or leave your contact details if you want to explore the potential opportunities!

How to apply

Please fill in the online form and upload your motivation letter, CV, recommendation and portfolio preferably as PDF not larger than 5Mb. If you do not fill in the application form, we cannot consider your application.

Other information

We require our interns to be enrolled in an educational program, we cannot hire graduates for these positions.