Like to think big? Learn to think bigger.  Become a strategy intern.

Ørsted’s vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy. The Ørsted Explorer Programme aims to identify the talents who can help us realise this vision. If you’re a talented and ambitious business student, we offer you the opportunity to unfold your career potential through an intensive strategy internship.

The Ørsted Explorer Programme for autumn 2020 will be open for applications until 3 May.

The internship runs from 1 September 2020 to 31 January 2021, and you must expect to work full-time.

Five months of shaping tomorrow

As a strategy intern, you’ll be part of a high-performing team and report directly to the Head of Strategy in one of our strategy departments.

The internship turns your textbooks into practice and accelerates your professional growth.

Peter Aagaard, Head of Corporate Strategy

"As part of the explorer programme, you’ll get a unique opportunity to apply your skills to some of the toughest challenges Ørsted is facing in close collaboration with a team of experienced strategists."

Get a head start on your career


  • Receive training, feedback and coaching to enhance your skill set and consulting toolbox.
  • Experience a steep learning curve leading to a strong strategic mindset.
  • Become an integrated part of a top strategy team.
  • Get exposure to top management.
  • Get an assigned strategy mentor and graduate buddy.

The internship is unpaid. However, it’s combined with a paid student position.

How to become an explorer

You can apply to the Ørsted Explorer Programme if you:

  • are enrolled in a master’s or bachelor’s degree in business, economics or similar with excellent academic credentials
  • have strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • have personal drive and a high learning capacity
  • have an international and collaborative mindset
  • are fluent in written and spoken English
  • are eligible to work in Denmark.

Please apply through our online application platform, where you can submit your CV, grade transcripts and cover letter for becoming a strategy intern in the Ørsted Explorer Programme.

We carefully screen all applicants based on proven results, motivation and mindset. The best applicants will be invited for interviews with the hiring manager in May 2020.