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Got questions about INKOMPASS? We're here to answer them all. Find out how to apply for our paid internship.

A Currently, we can only accept students who have a legal residency status in the Philippines or if a foreign resident decides to pursue paid internship for college students in the Philippines, all necessary documentations and accommodation will need to be processed by the intern.

A As a first step, submit your application by clicking on the “Apply Now” tab -located at the upper-right corner of this webpage. If your application form meets our criteria, we will send you an invitation to complete a digital interview This step will give us the opportunity to learn more about you beyond what is written on your CV. If you are successful at our digital Assessment Day you will be asked to complete a General Ability online test. If you clear our online assessment, you get invited to participate in our virtual on-ground assessment (VOGA), the final stage of the recruitment process. During the Assessment Day, we will meet and get to learn more about each other. You will have a chance to showcase your skills in business cases and team activities, network with other applicants, and meet current Philip Morris International employees. If you meet the criteria, we may invite you to be an INKOMPASS intern! To learn about specific recruitment dates and timing, please refer to the "SCHEDULES & TIMELINES" Tab

A HireVue video interview is a digital interview that allows you to introduce yourself and your capabilities to us. HireVue enables you to complete your interview in your own time from the comfort of your own space. During the interview, we will be asking you a few questions on the competencies that you will have to demonstrate to become a successful intern at Philip Morris International.

A In case of any technical issues with the application or connectivity please address your questions here: HireVue ( The help desk will answer your questions.

A If you are not satisfied with your answer, you have the option to re-record it. If you choose that option, remember your second recording will be final and you will have to submit it.

A Once your interview is completed, the system will translate your recording into text by analysing your response. We do not consider other factors such as facial features but the scoring is solely done on things you say.

A There will be an assessment on the first week of June 2022. As soon as you have completed the exams and met the qualifying scores, we will inform you of the schedule so you can reserve your day. There will be only one date for this and hope you can make it to this special day!

A Yes. You will be informed of your application progress during each step of the process by your registered email. Whether or not you meet the criteria to progress on to the next application step, you will receive an email confirmation regarding your status. If you do not hear back from us within 2-3 weeks of completing an application step, please contact us at or thru

A The internship will start on Late June 2022 and will finish at the end of August 2022. It is highly encouraged that interested applicants are available throughout the entire duration as there are predetermined dates for structured activities and events within the internship program.

A The normal work hours are from 8:30AM - 5:30PM. Nonetheless, due to specific internship requirements, you may be asked to render work beyond these hours.

A INKOMPASS is a paid internship. You will receive an allowance of Php 29,500 per month. In return you will need to fulfill the terms and conditions that will be stipulated in your internship contract, subject to your review and acceptance.

A The projects that we assign to our INKOMPASS interns are carefully selected by our teams in each country. Depending on the scope and the expected deliverables of these projects, we decide if it is best that they are carried out individually or by a project team. In any case, we always make sure that all of our projects meet high quality standards and that they are meaningful and challenging for our interns. Interns are never alone during their INKOMPASS experience. They receive support, coaching and feedback from their Coaches, Project Sponsors and Buddies.

A Definitely yes! On your INKOMPASS journey, there will be three important people appointed whose main focus will be to ensure you have a great learning experience that allows you to discover yourself. You will be assigned a COACH, typically a functional Manager, who will introduce you to your project, explain what is expected from you, guide you and provide you feedback as well as help you build connections and relationships with different people and departments from the Company. The PROJECT SPONSOR is the owner of the project you will be working on. During your internship, he/she will make sure you have everything you need to be able to deliver and/or execute your proposals. Along with your Coach, he/she will also provide you with regular feedback. Last but not least, you will also receive support from your BUDDY who will help you with day-to-day questions and provide you advice regarding your project work based on his/her own knowledge and experience.

A Your Coach and Project Sponsor will provide you with feedback throughout your INKOMPASS experience. It is important for us to make sure you have a fulfilling learning experience, so we also want to learn from YOU! Your insights, feedback and ideas are very valuable to us, therefore we are looking forward to hearing from you!

A Definitely yes! Let us know what documents you would need to certify that INKOMPASS meets the your school's requirements for credited internships.

A INKOMPASS paid internship for college students is a journey of mutual discovery. You get the chance to discover yourself, the Company and your interest to join us. We may also provide the best fitting interns with a job offer. We do this by conducting an individual assessment at end of the internship cycle – based on your project deliverables and the behaviors you displayed throughout the internship – if you meet the required performance standards, you may receive a job offer before your graduate.

A This is predominantly remote internship program, and you are expected to work from home. However, set up might change depending on government regulation. Any changes will immediately be communicated.