Intern industrial design

  • 27 May 2021 - 24 Jun 2021
  • Leiden
  • Industrieel ontwerp , Stage
npk is looking for an intern industrial design. Would you like to join npk? If you are interested, please send your application with CV and (brief) portfolio to:

The npk design team consists of 25 enthusiastic colleagues with a shared passion for product design and development. We have our own professional workshop, make use of the latest prototyping techniques, and also do many model testing ourselves. 

Our project portfolio is diverse and varies from professional and consumer products, smart packaging designs to projects for public spaces. We translate the client’s wish into innovative, sustainable designs with the right impact. Our clients are smart startups, established national and international companies, municipalities and government, as well as large multinationals. 

For more information:

Twice a year we offer 2 to 3 internships for Dutch and foreign students 

What to expect:

When you start as our new intern, you will become team member of various project teams and will be involved in different project phases. Your activities vary from research, prototype and user tests, brainstorming sessions, concept presentations and elaboration of concept directions. The work atmosphere is informal, there is always good coffee, and we organize after work activities on a regular basis. At the end of your internship, you will have gained a realistic view of the profession of industrial designer within a design agency.

What we expect:

We are looking for candidates who are in the final year of their Masters in industrial design (preferably IPD) and who are available 40 hours a week for at least four months.

New interns start in two main periods: August/September and February/March.


If you are interested, please send your application with CV and (brief) portfolio to: In case you have any questions, please contact us on +31 (0)71 5141341 and ask for Susan de Roode.