Education, internships and scholarships

Get educated @ the IBA

The IBA is committed to providing educational programmes for those with an interest in the legal profession on a global scale.

The IBA's Legal Internship Programme

Positions are available for undergraduates and postgraduate law students, or for lawyers waiting a pupillage position or for recently qualified lawyers to serve as an intern at the International Bar Association's office in London, Washington DC and The Hague.

The SPPI’s Training Course Programme

One-day training courses for young lawyers are offered throughout the world. Courses are designed to assist young and newly qualified lawyers in their understanding of the fundamentals of international legal business practice.

Online CLE programmes

In cooperation with West Legal Education, the IBA is pleased to offer a number of CLE programmes which can be purchased online.

Scholarships and Awards

With the aim of providing interactive and educational opportunities to the growing international legal community, the Sections of the Legal Practice and Public and Professional Interest Divisions of the IBA offer annual opportunities for young lawyers from around the world to apply for scholarships and to be nominated for awards that recognise outstanding individuals in the legal profession.