By the end of the 5 months and 4 phases of the program, you will be equipped with:
The program is designed to complement your studies with real-life work experiences, cultural immersions in 3 different geographies, and a guided personal development journey.
LISBON – 2 WEEKS
Begin the year journey by traveling to Lisbon, Portugal and get practical training, prepare yourself and plan your journey.
BERLIN · AMSTERDAM · BARCELONA – 8 WEEKS
Get a hands-on work experience in a growing startup in one of Europe’s most exciting ecosystems.
BUCHAREST OR RABAT – 8 WEEKS
Understand how you can apply your knowledge and skills to solve a challenge of an NGO and have a positive social impact.
LISBON – 2 WEEKS
You’ll master the skills and tools that will allow you to design your career and find that dream job.
We believe learning should be self-motivated and self-paced. However, we will provide you the tools and opportunities for you to learn as much as possible.
There is no one-size-fits-all here. You are invited to explore the topics and acquire the skills you feel most curios about. Collect the dots, then we’ll help you connect them!
A professional coach will be assigned to you at the start of the program and will follow and advise you throughout the whole program. You’ll never walk (or make big decisions) alone!
There’s no need to reinvent the wheel when you can get insights and advice from those who’ve overcome the same obstacles before. Our in-demand industry experts and mentors are eager to share their lessons-learned with you!
Each member of the Ungap Year community will have his own life story, passions, skills, and ambitions. We will make sure each person has the opportunity to add his own unique contribution to the community.
We have a diverse network of growth-stage startups around Europe who are eager to host you. Here’s a sneak peek at a few: