Center for Sports & Management

Internship Program: Apply now for 2020!

Are you interested in an internship and possibly subsequent in a career with a Bundesliga football club? The internship program is your chance.

In 2016, the Center for Sports and Management, in cooperation with the Career Center of the WHU and clubs of the Bundesliga, launched an internship program exclusively for WHU students. As part of the program, selected WHU students have been given the opportunity to complete an internship at top clubs and organizations in German professional football.

+++ Applications closed for 2020 +++

All information about the internship program at a glance:

  • Internships are open to sports enthusiasts in bachelor and master programmes, who are interested in an internship and possibly subsequent in a career with a Bundesliga football club.

  • Internships take place in spring 2020 at the following clubs / organizations: DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga, FC Bayern Munich, Hertha Berlin, Eintracht Frankfurt and sporttotal.

  • Please send your full application no later than November 17th, 2019 via e-mail to Please include your CV and a highly convincing motivation letter and all of your certificates. Kindly also state your preferred internship club. Further information on the vacancies can be found in the job postings on this page.

  • Please note: You have to be fluent in German both written and spoken for each of the internships.

  • Together with the WHU Career Center the CSM recruiting team will review your application and conduct on campus interviews on December 4th and 5th, 2019 in Dusseldorf and Vallendar. Please block these dates in your calender!

  • Successful applicants will be introduced to the clubs taking their preferences into account where possible. Clubs will hold final interviews (by phone/skype). Internship condidtions and contracts will be agreed upon between clubs and interns.

All job postings:

>>> DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga

>>> FC Bayern Munich

>>> Hertha Berlin

>>> Eintracht Frankfurt

>>> sporttotal