EDISS students have a compulsory internship to be carried out in one of the associate companies over the summer between the first and second year. The length of the internship should be at least 2 months, and it will be implemented over the June-August period. Internship topics will be presented to first year students during the winter school. 

During the internship, each student will have a named contact person from the programme’s academic staff. The students will keep an online learning diary of their internship and write a reflective report.

The learning objectives for the internship are the following:

  • Students will gain experience of working in an R&D environment or expert organization in Europe
  • Students will develop personal contacts in European industry and research institutions
  • Students will become familiar with several career paths options available to them
  • Students will learn how to apply for a job in industry, including preparing an application letter and professional CV, and taking part in an internship interview

Internship videos

Check out the internship videos made by the EDISS students:

Last updated on 28 August 2023