Asia Pacific University Careers

Valdi Rachman Friscantono
Intern to MACH

Program Manager Intern,
Microsoft Indonesia

Valdi was a Program Manager at Microsoft Indonesia, and is currently in his second last year of his Bachelor’s degree at the University of Indonesia. He describes his experiences as an Intern at Microsoft.

“As interns, we are given challenging real-world projects which are impactful to Microsoft employees and customers. I was involved in a pre-sales project to help enable the digital transformation with some of our customers. I was able to work with a passionate team of brilliant minds, knowing that was I was doing was impacting the company, it motivated be to do my best in the internship.”

“One of the key takeaways would be meeting all talented interns throughout Southeast Asia in Intern Learning Week. We were able to share ideas and build strong friendships, we also heard from outstanding Microsoft speakers on a multitude of topics.”

“Being able to join Microsoft’s Intern to MACH experience has been one of my greatest learning journeys, I was able to learn new things every day and moreover, I believe the connections created amongst the interns will eventually lead to a great collaboration in the future.”


Lee Hsiang Tan
Intern to MACH

Technical Solutions Professional,
Microsoft Malaysia

Lee is a Technical Solutions Professional at Microsoft Malaysia, and is currently in his first year of the Microsoft Academy of College Hire’s (MACH) program. He describes his experiences as an Intern and Graduate at Microsoft.

“It all started in my third year of my Bachelor of Computer Science degree, where I took a few days to reflect on myself and realised I love technology more than anything and I wanted my internship to be a great story to tell in my later days so I applied for Microsoft’s Intern to MACH program.”

“During my internship experience I had the chance to drive the mobile transformation within the Microsoft Dynamics Partners by working with cross country counterparts to build a mobile application on top of Dynamics platform. As a side project I also helped run an event called TechFemme 2016 with my peer interns to encourage gender diversity within the IT industry.”

“Once my internship had ended, I was confident that I wanted to jump start my career with the Microsoft MACH program. It provides a new challenge for me and I am supported by a community of MACHs across the world to be successful.”


The South East Asia Internship program is an 8-12 week paid internship for bachelors, masters and MBA students in their final or second last year of their university degree.
Students may be studying one of many tertiary disciplines including business administration, marketing, economics, finance, computer science, technology, information technology and many more.

During your internship, you will exposure to a structured programme consisting of:


What we look for

For all applications within APAC, good grades are important, but the most important talents we seek from our intern applications are genuine passion and curiosity about technology, creative thinking, and the desire to work hard alongside some great minds in the industry.


We recruit Interns from all disciplines, but we particularly welcome Interns of:


Application Process

Areas to Intern

Sales Internship

As a sales intern, you will connect our products and services to suit your customers’ needs - whether it be a business decision maker, a partner, or even a government organisation.

Locations: Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines & Vietnam

Marketing Internship

As a marketing intern, you’ll be right in the thick of it – devising strategies, building relationships and making sure everyone knows how our products and services can make their lives better.

Locations: Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines & Vietnam

Customer Facing Technology Internship

As a CFT intern you’ll be part of a global team of exceptional people who help customers realise their full potential through accelerated adoption and productive use of our technologies.

Locations: Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines & Vietnam