Internship opportunities at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)

The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva would like to ask your help to promote our Administrative, Technical and Doctoral Student Programme to your students.

The selected students have the chance to spend 2 to 12 months (Administrative Student Programme) or 4 to 12 months (Technical Student Programme) at CERN and to get involved in the day-to-day work of our multicultural and multidisciplinary teams and to work on interesting projects with some of the brightest minds in their fields. This internship allows them to complete their bachelor or master thesis at CERN. Students who apply to those two Programmes should have completed at least 18 months of undergraduate studies (Bachelor or Master’s) at the time of the next selection committee taking place in December 2021 and they need to remain registered as a full-time students during the whole period of their internship.

The selected students have the chance to spend 6 to 36 months at CERN. Students have started or are about to start a doctoral programme in an university. Their work envisaged at CERN is all or part of the thesis work required to obtain their PhD. The award of the degree remains the responsibility of their university. Academic arrangements will be discussed between students’ university thesis supervisor and students’ CERN supervisor.

We hire in these fields:
Administrative Student Programme: translation, human resources, advanced secretarial work, business administration, logistics, law, finance, accounting, library and information science, engineering management, science communication, education, audiovisual, communication and public relations, psychology, audit are but a few examples of the many domains in which successful applicants will learn and contribute their knowledge.
Technical Student Programme: applied physics; electrical or electronics engineering; general  or civil engineering; IT, mathematics and robotics; material and surface science; mechanical engineering.
Doctoral Student Programme: applied physics, engineering or computing.

The deadline for application for Administrative, Technical and Doctoral Student programme is October 11, 2020 at 12pm (12 noon CET).