Internship or practical training, generally during the summer, is compulsory for students of some programs in the Faculties of Engineering, Science, Education, Medicine, Nursing, and optional in the faculties of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Communication and Letters. The duration of practical training for each program varies between 4 to 8 weeks. In addition, technical trips and excursions are organized for students in order to improve their understanding of their selected fields of study. The medical curriculum is 6 years long and contains two parts; Theoretical Teaching Hours (TTH) and Practical Medical Training (PMT).

Manisa Celal Bayar University puts great importance on Erasmus placement activity to familiarize the students with the practice of profession, application of knowledge and skills in working life abroad. Celal Bayar University has a tradition of good cooperation with professional organizations and enterprises abroad and at home. It strives for increasing the number of students participating in Erasmus placement activity to enhance their employability after graduation.