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9.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2019)
"Very insightful and enjoyable."
8.9 / 10
9.3 / 10
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8.6 / 10


  • Interns get exposure to important and ongoing projects while working on tasks that will actively affect these projects.
  • There is a good amount of autonomy given to interns but support is there if needed.
  • The culture is friendly and interns are invited out to social events.
  • Hours are not too strict so it’s possible to keep evening arrangements reliably.


  • The size of the company can make some people feel overwhelmed.
  • Some would like more company-wide social events for interns to interact with each other.
  • Not all offices allow movement between departments.
  • Several interns would have liked the internship to be longer.

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"Interesting, useful and enjoyable."

"It's the world's top property company and it has a great reputation."

"I picked up great skills, such as my ability to network with both employees of CBRE..."

"I would like to be given a small task to do and complete every other week on top..."

"I was paid for experience that I couldn't get elsewhere so, in that respect, I can't..."

"I thought this was the best part of the internship. The graduate in charge of me,..."

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