ABSA Industrial and Organisational Psychology Internship 2024 For South Africans

About Internship Industrial and Organisational Psychology 2024

The Industrial and Organisational Psychology internship is a one year programme, accredited with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). The aim of the programme is to upskill  Industrial Psychology students towards registering as an Industrial Psychologist (Independent Practice).

The programme includes six domains, which consists of:

  • Organisational psychology;
  • Human resource (personnel) psychology;
  • Career psychology and employee wellness/wellbeing;
  • Testing and assessment;
  • Elective (project) and;
  • Professional ethics.

Interns are required to complete 260 days of the programme, completing all the domains, within the 12 months (1 year) period. Interns will be assigned to two supervisors, an internal senior Industrial Psychologist within the organisation and an external Industrial Psychologist from a recognized academic institution.

During the internship, interns will be evaluated on a logbook and quarterly reports; adding value to the organisation as well as the industry of Industrial Psychology.

Who we look for:

You are wanting to work in a dynamic environment that will give you exposure to a network of professionals who will help guide and enable your career progression. You want to be part of a structured development programme that will connect you to Absa colleagues from across the continent giving you the skills to be self-empowered and cross-culturally competent. You will master the art of a design mindset whilst applying novel and adaptive thinking that will prepare you for the future world of work.

ABSA Industrial and Organisational Psychology Internship 2024 Requirements:

  • South African citizen
  • 70% average for Honours
  • M1 (Course work) Completed by January 2024
  • Registered as a Student Psychologist with the HPCSA


Find out more about Absa:

Israel Wellington Jeremiah
Israel Wellington Jeremiah
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