Applications are invited for two months CERN summer student programme to work on advanced IT projects. Bachelor or master students having completed (by the summer of attending) at least three years of full-time studies at university level in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Physics are eligible to apply. During two full months corresponding to nine weeks (June-September 2016), the CERN openlab summer students will be given a series of IT lectures especially prepared for them by experts at CERN. A report on the work project carried out is to be handed in at the end of the stay. The application deadline is 28 February 2016.
Eligibility: Bachelor or master students having completed (by the summer of attending) at least three years of full-time studies at university level in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Physics, interested in working on advanced IT projects for two full months (nine weeks) during the period June-September 2016 are welcome to apply.
Internship Open for International Students: International Students are eligible to apply for this CERN summer student programme.
Is this paid internship? A stipend of 90 CHF per day during contractual dates (generally 61 days) is sponsored by CERN and the CERN openlab industrial members and should cover accommodation and living costs during the nine-week stay. Students are covered by the CERN health and accident insurance scheme, and are offered a travel allowance on a lump sum basis.
Internship Description: CERN is the birthplace of the World Wide Web and where the Higgs particle was discovered by two of the major LHC experiments, the ATLAS and CMS collaborations. The laboratory hosts ground-breaking experiments and is at the heart of the Worldwide LHC Computing Grid (WLCG). This is a place like no other where dizzying IT challenges abound!
Internship Duration: The duration of programme is two months.
Notification: Replies to applicants will be sent out by the end of April 2016.
How to Apply: The mode of application is online.
Internship Application Deadline: Applications should be submitted by 28 February 2016.