We offer an extensive network of industry partnerships that provide direct links between your learning experience and a career.


If you’re a Publishing Program student, you may apply for one of our numerous 12-week internships available each term. Internships are in various sectors:

  • educational
  • trade
  • children’s
  • scholarly
  • digital and reference

Within these sectors you may apply to work in a wide variety of specialized fields:

  • editorial
  • rights and contracts
  • production and design
  • sales
  • marketing
  • publicity

Firms that work with us to provide internships with an honorarium include

Anne McDermid & Associates
BCS Communications
Between the Lines
BookNet Canada
The Bukowski Agency
Canadian Children’s Book Centre
Canadian Scholars’ Press
Colborne Communications
Cooke Agency and Cooke Agency International
Descant magazine
Doubleday Canada
The Dundurn Group
Elsevier Canada
Emond Montgomery
Firefly Books
Fitzhenry & Whiteside + Fifth House
Harlequin Enterprises
HarperCollins Canada
Irwin Law
Jack Digital Productions
Kate Walker & Company
Kids Can Press
Knopf Canada
McClelland & Stewart
McGraw-Hill Ryerson
Madison Press Books
Nelson Education
Oxford University Press
Pearson Technology Group Canada
Penguin Group
Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies
Quill & Quire
Random House Canada
Second Story Press
Shore Publishing
Simon & Schuster Canada
Sumach Press
Thomas Allen Publishers
Transcontinental Interactive
Tundra Books
TSAR Publications
University of Toronto Press
Wiley Canada

Most full-time internships offer an honorarium of $1,200 to $1,500 upon successful completion. Part-time internships are typically pro-rated on that basis.

You must be enrolled in (or have recently completed) a Publishing certificate course to apply for an internship. Internships are posted on the Publishing student email service.